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RATINGS: 515   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92/5   IBU: 131   EST. CALORIES: 338   ABV: 11.25%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Simtra Triple IPA delivers a punch in the face with its very danky hop aroma derived from Simcoe and Citra hops. You wanted more hops you got them.

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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rich916 (84) - Rancho Cordova, California, USA - SEP 18, 2012
Pours a clear orange with a finger of frothy white head. The head fades leaving behind some nice lacing. Aroma of grapefruit, tropical, citrus, and light pine hops with some sweet caramel and biscuit malts and a touch of booze. Taste starts off with lots of grapefruit and citrus hops with some good bitterness and some sweet caramel malts. Through the middle, some pine hops come through with some more light bitterness and some biscuit malts. The finish is a mix of grapefruit and citrus hops good bitterness and some sweet caramel malts with a touch of booze. Medium-full bodied with moderate carbonation


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
oobawa (980) - Tennessee, USA - MAR 20, 2017
Beautiful bitter bomb, hoppy as hoppy can be with a gigantic malt base to offset the brutal finish. Pour is gorgeous, a glorious orange-gold underneath an enormous head and age rings that linger after each sip. Nose explodes with citrus and cat pee, backed by an orange-tinted sweetness and the slightest hint of booze. But, dear lord, what a hop bomb, the pine-grapefruit-orange-floral pungency of the Citras and Simcoes melding with caramel-toast malts to create a flood of majestic IPA excess. Starts mildly sweet, grows increasingly bitter, and finishes uber-resinous, a lingering finish for the ages. Alcohol is completely hidden, and the feel is silky smooth. Great beer.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Emeister84 (2361) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 13, 2017
On tap at World of Beer (Charlottesville, VA). Aromas of orange candy, tropical, light booze. Clear orange with a fairly lasting white head. Slightly sweet, strong, fruity. Full bodied.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
tsd08460 (1023) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAR 12, 2017
Bomber from Whole Foods Market Fair Lakes Aroma: resin, caramel, citrus, Appearance: clear golden with a white head Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: medium body, sticky, average carbonation, bitter finish Very tasty

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
obguthr (6097) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAR 11, 2017
Extra dank daffodil, scallions, rubber, and mango nose.Clear amber, medium head, little retention. Daffodil, fingernail polish at midpalate, grapefruit and orange peel. Medium body, soft carbonation, oily and resinous. Straight up bong water. Im sure the potheads are really going to love this. It isnt really my style, but I still enjoyed it.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (5385) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 7, 2017
Bomber at Lost Dog. Pours hazy amber with a bubbly off white head. Tastes like hop resin, pine hops, grapefruit, caramel malt, and smooth booze. Medium body and low/medium. Smells like pine hops, resin, grapefruit, caramel malt, and smooth booze.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ctplt777 (528) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2017
Damn, this is an absolutely massive aroma and taste bomb of a triple ipa. Holy shit. As soon as I popped the top I got hit with resinous dank aroma. In the glass I got the juiciest, freshest mango, papaya, pineapple and peach. Theres a bunch of resinous pine and a huge green dank aroma. Taste follows the aroma perfectly. Super tropical and juicy, dank and piney. Slight burn but nothing offensive. This is a big one, but its actually super drinkable. Highly recommended.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Geiserich (4345) - Linz, AUSTRIA - FEB 28, 2017
Bottle: Aroma is quite herbal, resin, malt, light notes of candies. Hazy golden color, white head. Flavor is very malty, medium sweetness, alcoholic, herbal, resin. Quite bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ttoadee (1387) - Austin, Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2017
Cloudy gold pour, no real head. Nose is citrus, alcohol, and pine. Bitter, very bitter. Middle is creamy orange marmalde, floral notes, and some woody rose. Finish is bracingly bitter and looong. ABV does not taste as high as it registers on the label, be careful.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ansalon (3428) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - FEB 16, 2017
Pours almost clear golden with a low white head. Aromas of citrus, grass, resin, pine, grapefruit, kiwi. Taste is very fruity and quite bitter with some grassy notes. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kryon (3117) - Hsselby, SWEDEN - FEB 16, 2017
Pours hazy yellow with low white head Aromas resinous, hoppy citrusy fruits, hints of grass, caramel Taste has hoppy notes of citrusy fruits, loads of resin, caramel, hints of pine


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