RATINGS: 473   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Hoponius Union harmoniously combines lager yeast fermentation and West Coast IPA hops. Our India style Pale Lager is like a traditional IPA but with a twist - it’s fermented cold and aged for extended periods. A blend of classic American hops creates a huge tropical fruit and citrusy hop aroma. A dry finish accentuates the pleasant bitterness and hop profile. Hoponius Union uses locally sourced ingredients. OG 15.5 Plato

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3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BlowOffTube (501) - Michigan, USA - APR 13, 2013
Slightly hoppy, grassy smell. Pours burnt orange and very clear. White head that disappeared. Low-medium carbonation which I really enjoy. Easy drinker. Clean hoppy taste that doesn’t over power and has just enough body to let the hops stand out cleanly. Nice IPL.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
McGarnigle (633) - Rochester, New York, USA - FEB 16, 2017
IPL. If you are a hophead and think lagers are wimpy, then this is a godsend. But I still don’t think it works as well as an IPA. The body is too clean to resist the hops, and the result is something that ends bitter (although I myself have a high tolerance for that sort of thing). West Coast grapefruit and pine with a cheesy aftertaste. Not a lot of aroma for its taste. It’s pretty good, but I’d rather they used ale yeast.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (1581) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - FEB 16, 2017
Quality stuff! Pours transparent gold w/ a white head & decent lacing. The aroma is a huge burst of west coast floral hops! The taste is hpppy yet clean & crisp at the same time. Tasty & highly drinkable. If this is a Pilsner, I see why it’s at the top! Terrific!

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Westchesterco (1935) - mclean, Virginia, USA - NOV 15, 2016
On draft at the Jack’s Abby Beer Hall it is a clear golden color with an off white head. The aroma is tropical fruit and the taste is strong bitter citrus flavor that has a bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (6597) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - NOV 15, 2016
On draft at the Jack’s Abby Beer Hall. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Fruity nose. Flavors of citrus and crackers. Crisp, bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jflopsu (1474) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 8, 2016
Pours a lightly hazy rust orange. A citrus hop, light floral, tropical fruit, and pine aroma. Starts with a malt and grain taste with some citrus, hops, pine and fruit. A bitter malt and lingering bitter hop aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
alobar (3659) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 6, 2016
Pours a golden orange with aroma of grass, tropical fruit, and citrus.Grassy flavor with tropical fruit,and citrus. Very nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvikar (5593) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 29, 2016
Yellow-orange, medium head, fruity aroma, a bit hoppy, lemony, bitter flavor, hoppy, lemony, fun, medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zoucrew102 (1620) - - OCT 16, 2016
Bottle. Bready malt aroma with notes of grass, citrus and a bit of tropical fruit hops. Pours clear golden-amber colored with a thin but retentive white head that also has good lacing. Starts with bready malt flavor as well as a bit of grassy hops. Finishes dry with grapefruity citrus and tropical fruit hop flavors with just a hint of piney hop bitterness. Pretty good IPL.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
raymow (1510) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 1, 2016
on tap at City Tap House University City - sweet hoppy aroma and flavor. Nice golden amber color. Good flavor.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CloakedDagger (2211) - - SEP 28, 2016
Bottle 35,5 cl. Clear deep golden with a small, white head. Nose is extremely fruity, slightly citrusy. Rich, malty body, again fruity with a potent late bitterness. Very well rounded, extremely smooth. 280916


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