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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Swift and silent, full of flavor. This skilled, shadowy master of IPAs will take you by surprise yet honorably leave your palate intact. Aggressive late hop additions tempered with a stealthy, fleeting bitterness make Shadow Ninja IPA a formidable and respectable beer.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maddmatt639 (331) - Pacifica, California, USA - APR 5, 2014
Good retention and medium lacing. Smells of floral, citrus and oranges. Tastes of orange, grapefruit and sweet malt. Light bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zeswaft (1755) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 3, 2017
Bomber. Copper color. Soapy, almost funky aroma. Flavor is super piney. Very spicy, is there rye in this? Medium maltiness. High bitterness. Old school PNW IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
luttonm (5718) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 23, 2017
TGG, Seattle. Very thin, creamy lingering foam on lightly hazed light orange. Nice deep pine-earth hop on nose. Balanced clean body, round earthy hop with modest sweetness. Modest bitter finish wrapped in some esters and banana bread notes. Smooth, full body. Quite nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (20221) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 6, 2016
Draught at Hops n Headz, Bellingham, WA; 6.8% ABV
Hazy golden color, clean. The aroma has some musky hop, the malt flavor is indiscernible, with some residual sweetness, bitter and a bit resiny but not enough hop quality.
Mediocre IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sarlacc83 (2197) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 29, 2016
Tap at the brewery. A: Clear orange in color, thin white head. N: Grapefruit, biscuit, orange syrup, pineapple, some light pine, and earth. T: Good amount of bitterness, and a moderating sweetness. M: Medium resinous body, light alcohol burn, soft carbonation. O: Good IPA. Hits all the marks, but it certainly wont give you a new appreciation for the style.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nealblind (1805) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - APR 19, 2016
gold pour with big creamy head. Aroma grassy, herbal medicinal hops. Tastes big pine, tangerines, nectarines. Wow lots of hop flavor. Tingly mild bitter. pils grain finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bulldogops (2490) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 4, 2016
Rating #1649 - #CBC2015 Beer 34 - Day 3. Pours a golden amber, oderate white cap. Aroma is caramel malt, orange zest. Medium carbonation, medium bodied. Assertive bitterness up front.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maxwelldeux (4373) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - JAN 31, 2016
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear amber color with a smallish white head on there. Nose is subtle, but has some really nice floral and fruity elements to it. Taste is moderately bitter and fairly light, but doesnt come off too crisp or fresh. Decent, though.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
riversideAK (6260) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - NOV 17, 2015
Cool beer. Fruity balanced nose pale malt some white sugar some dank and tropical notes. Gold Amber pour great head. Flavored are super balanced similar fruity danky soft sweet balanced pale malt. Good stuff. Drinkable flavorful nice.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
JMStickley (4) - - OCT 25, 2015 does not count
10/24/15 Lake Theater and Cafe with mom. 8pm showing of The Martian. Lake Oswego, Oregon.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mages64 (72) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 18, 2015
Big bold malt backs up huge hop aroma and oils. Notes of tropical and pine plus what tastes like a very well made english malt base. I hope to see more and more of these guys in the future!


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