RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
At Fulton, we love hops. That star in our logo is made out of hops, in case you hadn’t noticed. Of course, the hops plant contributes to the character of all of our beers, but sometimes we just want more. That’s why we decided to brew the Sweet Child of Vine. Generous quantities of Simcoe and Glacier hops are added throughout the boil. Then, late in the fermentation process, we infuse the Sweet Child with another dose of Glaciers, imparting a bouquet of hop aroma that veritably bursts forth upon serving. But don’t let all this talk of hops mislead you. The Sweet Child has a serious malt backbone to stand up to all those hops, creating a delightful balance that will keep you coming back for more. It’s an IPA, Fulton-style.

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Freaky_tiki (1453) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 13, 2018
Can from Total Wine. The beer world is full of middle of the road ipas. This doesn’t get much more middle of the road: not bitter, no real hop character, grassy hops. Blurs the fuzzy border between bland & banal. Nothing bad here; just nothing good either.

jgb9348 (6730) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - FEB 24, 2018
Fairly crisp copper and bronze coloured body with a smooth, two centimetre tall tan head. Aroma of light herbs, some stale malt with a small dose of grassy and slightly piney hops with no bitterness at all. Light-bodied; Sharp grassy and lightly resinous flavour with some balanced malts that show more biscuits and bread than anything else along with a very light citrus sweetness. Aftertaste shows the light grasses, a touch of grain, a little herbs, but just some subtle sweetness and a little hoppiness with no real bitterness or bite from those hops. Overall, a fresh and grassy IPA that shows almost like a Light IPA with some herbs and mellow sweetness at the end. Nice to sample given that I haven't seen anything from this brewery in the midwest, but was available here in New York. I sampled this sixteen ounce pint-sized can purchased a few minutes ago from Whole Foods in New York (Bowery), New York on 23-February-2018 for US$2,99 sampled in my hotel room just a few minutes later on 23-February-2018.

ACHops (1739) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 5, 2018
16 oz can, into a tulip glass. Pours slightly hazy reddish dark orange with thin white head. Aroma is sweet murky caramel malt, an odd almost complete lack of hops. Taste is similar - sticky roasty caramel malt, some hops are dank and lightly bitter. This may be an older can, but almost shockingly lacking in flavor. A decent malt backbone, does seem lacking in hops, this has to be much better fresh.

trapped (3926) - New York, TURKEY - DEC 28, 2017
Draught @ District Tap House. Clear rich yellow with very small frothy off-white head, faint citrus peel aroma, medium carbonation, mildly bitter citrus peel taste over malt flavor, mildly tangy thin body, long finish. Flavorful.

bobtree218 (11) - - DEC 19, 2017
Not satisfied. I like IPA's but not this one. Kinda has a tin type taste in there somewhere. Ya not good. I'm gonna finish this bottle but am glad I didn't get a six pack of this. Just not the nice hoppy taste of an IPA that I'm looking for. Would not purchase this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

bigtaster (1043) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 11, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 11, 2017 On tap in pint glass. Cloudy amber beer, small beige head, not Cloudy like NE ipa but kind of looks like a slushy. Nose is hay, grapefruit, subdued. Medium body, slightly sweet, medium bitterness, soft carbonation.

DocLock (11258) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 6, 2017
Can from Smith's. Pours hazy copper with floaties and white head. Nose is a great vinous hop resin, citrus, pineapple. Tastes piney, hoppy, with notes of pineapple, cold coffee, peppery oils, and grapes. Solid IPA.

kambei70 (1160) - - AUG 31, 2017
Poured a medium dark orange with white head. The aroma is strictly English ipa. Medium malt base and a medium hop aroma light citrus scent. The flavor is more of the same nice mellow malt and a medium hop flavor not a west coast or east coast ipa but an English ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

DSG (15623) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 7, 2017
Can sample at an IPA tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Amber, beige head. Malt, caramel, slightly stale citric hops, a bit of toastiness, sweetish, bitter finish, medium-bodied. Decent

kyzr (1633) - Montana, USA - JUN 21, 2017
Copper World with a nice-sized off white head. Nice nose of citrus, some pine and sweet malt. Nice big hoppy flavor with orange peel but well-balanced of malt.

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