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Brewed by Picaroons Traditional Ales
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Fredericton, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An East Coast-style India Pale Ale that weaves intense hop bitterness and aroma throughout a blanket of malt background. This beer may change slightly from batch to batch as we explore the various interpretations of the style.

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HippyHop (654) - Quebec, CANADA - JUN 10, 2017
On tap at Festibiere. From hazy memory, I remember grassy hops with faint tropical fruit notes, biscuity, caramel malt. More than anything I remember thinking, what the hell is the point of this stuff? Itís such a pedestrian IPA I donít see what the p--holy crap that girl has no bra on, who cares if this beer ainít great, I still love this place.

3.1
deyholla (11496) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 4, 2016
On tap at John Browns. Pours a clear amber gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges and laces. Aroma has lots of earthy grain and grass with some bread and biscuit underlying. Flavor has earthy grains and biscuit with some grass coming through.

2.7
berkshirejohn (6451) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2016
50cl bottle at the Rossmount Inn, St Andrews NB. A rather cloudy amber pour with a ring of head; malty taste; with a fruity bitterness. Rather inspiring and disappointing.

3.4
Tranquillity (2251) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 13, 2016
Bottled at the bicycle thief, Halifax. Hazy orange body, medium small bubbled white head. The aroma is orange, cucumber and some spice I quite canít place. The taste is slightly watery, but overall very citrusy and not overly hoppy.

3.1
VT (2527) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 14, 2016
500 ml bottle. Pours a clear copper-golden with a short lived white head. Aroma is malt, lemon, grapefruit, caramel. Flavor is caramel, malt, brown sugar. Finish is grapefruit, lemon, lime. Medium body, soft mouthfeel, weak carbonation.

3
thengling (48) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUN 19, 2016
Bottle. 500ml. Pours a hazy orange with red-copper highlights and a faint green edge. Small disappearing head. Aroma is of grassy hops, malt, faint sourness and a hint of butterscotch. Taste is more grassy noble hops, also mandarin citrus (Summit?) adding a west coast note to the advertised east coast style. Again some sourness on the tongue though not unpleasant. Resinous piney zing on the finish.

2.7
chinchill (4929) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 4, 2016
From a 500 ml bottle purchased and consumed in Nova Scotia. Looks good, having a particularly fine head, but the aroma and the flavor are not appealing. I believe this is mostly due tot he particular mix of earthy hops used, but the bottle may be a bad sample. Disappointing.

3.3
Lubiere (13780) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 28, 2016
A golden ipa with a thin white head. In aroma, nice Caramel malt with light grassy floral hops, grapefruit pulp, treacle, pleasant. In mouth, a nice biscuit malt with grassy floral hops, grapefruit pulp, treacle, light butterscotch, pleasant. On tap at FestibiŤre de Gatineau 2016.

2.5
DomD (301) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - MAR 5, 2016
Bottle. Weak aroma of hops and citrus. Pours a clear amber with white head. Taste is light to medium bitter. Medium bodied with a sticky texture. Seems to have a strange cough drop texture and falvour in the the background.

3.7
Bierdimpfe (640) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 2, 2016
Clear golden amber color. Creamy beige 1 finger head lasting around 4 minutes. Strong legs and some nice activity. Strong aromas and flavors of herbal and floral hops, clove, citrus and caramel . Super sharp and crisp bitter taste but very flavorful and pleasant. Medium slick body with perfect carbonation. Strong and long bitter finish, slightly mouthcoating and chalky, ending with a powerful smoky clove like feel on the tongue. Overall : Well crafted with some nice freshness and packed with flavors, but slightly too sour and spicy for my taste.


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