RATINGS: 836   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   IBU: 67   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We heap the hops into each batch of our Thunderhead IPA. A golden nectar with a striking floral aroma, Thunderhead holds a harmonious balance between its bold hop bitterness and subtle malt backbone.

Malts:
2-Row Pale Barley, Munich 10L, Caramel, Carapils

Hops:
Nugget, CTZ

OG: 16.7

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4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
pdiroquois (11) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - APR 23, 2012
Nice gasoline aftertaste. Not too hoppy but better than a lager. Complex sweetness that makes you want to drink the whole six pack in one setting. Thats what I just did. Wish I had more!


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
natejgood (487) - Bozeman, Montana, USA - OCT 29, 2016
Pours hazy medium golden with a nice white head broken up by a few large bubbles. Nothing remarkable about the aroma. It actually smells a bit lagery. This beer drinks like a pale ale but has a bit of a hop kick at the back end. The hop kick is bitter without being too bighting. Not a great IPA but a very drinkable beer.

2.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Popoff91 (118) - Oregon, USA - APR 28, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 7, 2016 22-ounce bottle. Typical good floral IPA aroma. Not as bitter as some I have tried.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
BeerRenter76 (845) - Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Originally rated on 8/19/08. Thunderhead poured a medium yellow body, its mid level carbonation gave it a small white head. Mouthfeel was adequate, Aroma was very faint, a slight hop presence with no dominate floral or pine attributes. Taste was about the same as the aroma. Overall its o.k., however i wont purchase it again since there are so many other IPAs yet to try.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5898) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - FEB 13, 2016
Bottle from Portland supermarket. Nice orange body with slight head. Nose is hoppy and grassy. Taste is hoppy and sweet. Not much to it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
donandres (417) - , Washington, USA - DEC 24, 2015
12 ounce bottle poured to wine glass Appearance: Orange - light amber color , minimal head, minimal lacing Smell: not a strong of hops compared to other IPAs Taste: bitter fruity does not taste like most west coast IPAs Feel: creamy mouthfeel Overall: Good beer

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bulldogops (2320) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 11, 2015
Rating #1147 8 oz at Beer Revolution, July 4, 2014. Clear golden amber pour with a weak, white head that bubbles away to a ring. Aroma is strong with hops, roasted malt, and is quite earthy. Taste is more of the same, dry hops and roast malts dominating the flavour, with a hint of caramel. Finish is dry, but balanced and satisfying. Pretty average.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CacheManyHose (622) - HONG KONG - SEP 25, 2015
Bottle at Chingyi's after Momotaro. Smells of musty malt, dry, lightly spicy and woody. Taste is light spice, dry, woody, fluffy, light floral hop.

2.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zdk (1871) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 17, 2015
Bottle at the Seattle airport. Not bad as an emergency IPA. Crystal malts and floral hops, tannic finish with some raisin booze

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1561) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Good IPA. Slightly sweet malt bill. Hops are more pine oriented. Sufficient bitterness.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
commonmac (1091) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Tap at the Alehouse right next to Safeco. Beer garden plastic cup. Deep orange in color...maybe a hint of copper. Minor white head. Aroma is relatively mild. Hops at the forefront with a bitter, grassy middle and end. Maybe a hint of sweetness. Like most of their offerings its very tame and forgettable. Cool location though.


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