overall
77
55
style
RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A medium bodied IPA with an amber color originating from lightly-toasted caramel malt. American-grown hops provide a fruity, citrus-like character. Enjoy the perfect balance between malty sweetness and hoppy bitterness.

Malt: English Pale & Caramalt
16.5°

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3.6
patrick767 (4063) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 28, 2006
draft - Pours copper with and moderate head. The hoppy aroma has some nice citrus notes. The flavor continues the good citrus hops and reveals a nice malty balance. There’s a lingering bitter finish that’s enjoyable enough. Good beer.

3.7
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - AUG 17, 2006
Bottle: Pours a clear copper orange with a frothy, nicely-lacing off-white head. Fresh piney resinous hoppy aroma has a good earthy caramel malty backbone. Body starts fairly full and sweet with some toasty notes and plenty of sticky piney hop resin and a touch of grapefruit flavor. A nice, flavorful, balanced, and drinkable IPA.

3.1
Terminus (3683) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 17, 2006
tap at BWW in downtown Indianapolis. burnt clear orange with a soft fluffy white head. nose of pine and metallic hops with some light passionfruit like notes. light flavors of pineapple, lemon, copper with some pine. the mouthfeel suffers here-not much substance. ends up feeling watery and thin. fuzzy carbonation doesnt help either. maybe this was an old keg? i dunno. not a bad start, but could use some tweeking.

3.3
SoLan (1550) - Florida, USA - JUN 23, 2006
Orange/copper. Insignificant head. Resiny grapefruit rind hop aroma. Same flavor with just enough malt to soften the palate. Medium, balanced body. Good session IPA. Great with pizza.

3.3
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - JUN 5, 2006
Poured a hazy amber color with a small off-white head. Tangerine hoppy notes in the aroma. Sweet malt as well. The flavor starts with malt with some citrusy hopps in the middle. Mild to moderate bitterness on the semi-dry finish.

3.6
aracauna (3606) - Georgia, USA - JUN 4, 2006
Pours a clear amber. This aroma is full of good orangey hops. The hops are aggressive in the flavor as well. A solid IPA with plenty of hop aroma and flavor.

2.3
BeerandBlues2 (13323) - Escondido, California, USA - APR 24, 2006
Pours clean copper with virtually no head. Aroma is floral pine hops and soap, malt (meal). Medium acidity and bitterness, caramel malt, bitter hop finish. Medium bodied and watery palate.

2.8
thedm (6185) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 24, 2006
This bottled brew poured a small sized head of foamy fine to medium sized mostly lasting bubbles that left behind a softly carbonated hazy dark orange colored body and a fair lacing. The aroma was mild with a mild hop and a slight spice note. The mouth feel was tingly at the start then mellowed in the finish with a mild hop slight spice malty note.

3.6
BrockLanders (780) - Panama City, Florida, USA - MAR 19, 2006
Nice pour....golden, amber with a fluffy white head. Nice hoppy nose, citric, piney in nature. More malt in the flavor than I expected, but this was still big hops in the mouth. Very tasty.....nice session IPA.

3.4
hotstuff (5158) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 13, 2006
Bottle. Small off-white head that mostly diminished with minimal lacing, transparent, carbonated, and an orange hue. The nose was very hoppy, piney, some light malt notes, and some grapefruit. The flavor was some caramel, grapefruit, and very hoppy, piney tasting. Tingly, sticky mouthfeel. Medium body. Lots of hops in this one for those that consider themselves to be a "hophead".


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