AWISLguy (3053) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 26, 2017 maus10 (43) - Arkansas, USA - JUL 8, 2012
4.8 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Best IPA I've ever had. Hands down! I'm new to rate beer, but not IPAs. This is so well balanced and complex.
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16oz can from the Proper Pour at the Source in Denver. Best by 7/20 date. A bit of a white whale for all of us. Coppery orange pour with a white head leaving a lot of clingy lace. Fairly citrusy bitter with some tangy fruit and a malty backbone. Medium bodied. Little alcohol presence. The blend was just ok, and really that was a bit of the problem with high expectations. Not as clean as hoped. Finishes fairly bitter. Wanted it to be great, but it was just solid. 14 kambei70 (1037) - - JUN 17, 2017
Pours a slightly hazy, bright golden orange color with a one finger white foam head that quickly settles into a lasting ring. Decent retention with some spotty lacing left behind. Floral perfume-y aroma with sweet booze and a prominent citrus/ tropical fruit presence. Slightly grassy and resinous but the booze and fruit sweetness dominate. Hints of papaya, grapefruit and orange zest along with some resinous oils, pine needle and fresh cut grass. A bit one dimension but still smells pretty good. Medium body with some dry, grassy bitterness which is stronger than the aroma suggests. Crisp with earthy and grassy saaz-like hops countered by tropical fruit sweetness and a pale malt backbone. Lots of pineapple and grapefruit with some orange peel and lemon juice. Pale biscuit malt backbone with hints of bread and graham cracker.
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Tall boy can from SIL Todd...thanks. Pours a dark orange with nice one finger head...nose is pine / various hops....excellent...pleasantly bitter initial taste...also excellent....
Good all the way thru...this is a really good one.
Wish I had more...hint, hint...... solidfunk (8838) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 6, 2017
Lots of pinecone and potpourri here like your aunt’s cabin in the mountains. Quite bitter. Definitely elevated. Pours golden with good head and lacing. Good balance. Pineapple. Tap at Savor. Marduk (7607) - Reval, ESTONIA - APR 10, 2017
473ml can (thanks VastActive). Clear amber color. Medium size, white head, stays. Citrus, floral, fruity, spruce and sweet in aroma. Citrus, caramel, floral, fruity, spruce, sweet in taste. Medium carbonation. Perfect fresh juicy bitterness. Very drinkable. Wouldn’t say it’s 7.2% abv. Very solid brew.
Hermod (7697) - Vantaa, FINLAND - APR 8, 2017
Can @hotel room tasting, thx Vastactiv
Golden color, thin white head.
Piny, sweet caramelly, grapefruit aroma.
Flavor has citrusy hops pine, grapefruit. Nice bitterness. Massive TBone (17442) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 8, 2017
Can. Tnx VastActiv. Clear golden color, small white head. Strong citrusy, hop oily aroma. Medium-bodied. Fruity, piney, resiny. Extremely hoppy, hoppy oily but drinkability is high. mjs (7169) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 8, 2017
(Can, 0.473 l - BB 05/04/17, at pre HBF2017 Saturday tasting, thanks VastActiv) The beer poured deep golden and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had pine, grass and fruitiness. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were grass, pine, fruitiness, sweetness, malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was hoppy and bitter. A good and very hoppy brew. olio (10169) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 26, 2017
473 ml can @ home. Canned 03.02.2017. BBE 05.04.2017 Thanks VastActiv!VastActiv (6942) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 8, 2017
Pours clear golden color with a large white head. Aroma is tropical fruity, pineapple, mango, orange, pine, resinous hops and malts. Flavor is dank and bitter, orange, some mandarin, mango and faint peach, grapefruit, decent malt backbone, resinous hops, mouthwatering juicy finish. Very nice and tasty.
Tap at La Cumbre, Albuquerque. Colour is clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Fruits, some dryness, some pine, hops and malts. Excellent drinkability. Believe the hype, this one is excellent IPA.