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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.31/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A classic example of Northwest brewing. Hops, hops, and more hops make it ready for the long voyage to India.

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3.4
AmEricanbrew (6878) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 16, 2011
Clear amber color/ lasting ivory head. Floral, spicy hop, toasted caramel aromas. medium bodied. Floral, tropical fruit hoppy flavors on a solid grainy caramel malt base--good

3.4
scrizzz (2223) - Bothell, Washington, USA - AUG 16, 2009
crystal malt aroma and a sharp earthy hop balance. bronze and thick lacing. strongly bitter, fiercely bitter, pointed and sharp.

2.8
harrisoni (19189) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2006
On tap at New Old Lompoc, NW Portland. Hazy copper with off white head. Creamy IPA. Creamy in mouth, lots of hop. Smooth hop aroma, smooth, creamy in mouth, hoppy on end. Just a bit artificial on the malts. Great hop, rest of it is not good.

2.6
CaptKirk (175) - Hephzibah, Georgia, USA - OCT 20, 2005
Keep in mind that I don’t favor IPAs, but I really liked this on. Nice amber color with very little bitterness in the end. Almost kinda sweet (unusual for an IPA). Has a nice citrus smell that made me want to have more.

3.1
beerinmarch (2830) - Washington, USA - FEB 7, 2005
On tap this brew pours a medium amber with a white head that lasts for a while. This could have been a really nice IPA, but there was a lot of diacetyl that made it overly sweet and buttery. Citrus hops in the nose and in the finish. The bitterness balanced out a lot of the sweetness, but way too much butterscotch taste from the diacetyl ended up getting to me by the end of the pint. I’ll have to try this at the Lompoc to see if i can get a better sample.

3.6
motelpogo (7704) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - NOV 8, 2004
on tap at the brewpub. standard but tasty ipa. quite sweet - some melon and lychee juice, again quite piney, faint vanilla, nice stuff

3.6
HumuloneRed (751) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 8, 2004
Clear orange color with a thin head and some lacing. Stong pine and earthy nose. Slighty astringent hop charater with a woodsydrfinish

3.7
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 3, 2004
RBSG 2004 on tap at the brewpub: Clear orange with a thin white head. Pine notes in the aroma, juicy chewy mouthfeel, starts and ends bitter.

3.2
jeffc666 (1984) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUL 26, 2004
Amber-orange appearnce. Piney and malt earthy.aroma. Crisp hop flavor, pine mainly. Grapefruit features in the finish. Medium bodied.

3.6
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2004
[email protected] Old Lompoc. Sweet hops, heaps of lychee, grapefruity bitterness, fairly intense, lots of flavour, tasty.


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