overall
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95
style
Brewed by Sawdust City Brewing Company
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Gravenhurst, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
You approach the solitary windswept pine as it sits stoically upon its tiny perch of Canadian Shield and you wonder to yourself, Why does this beautiful tree stand alone? Then as you step closer, in awe of its majestic splendour, a branch blows down and slaps you right across your face. Sawdust Citys Lone Pine IPA is aggressively hopped and bursting with flavours of pine and citrus, loaded with mounds of hops and balanced with a blend of 4 different malts. Like that truculent tree, each glass is like a pine bow across your face.

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pintbypint (3438) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 19, 2017
473ml can. Gold, almost clear, small white cap. Nose - citrusy, ornage peels. Taste - pine and orange peels. Pine in the finish with resins. Mild bitterness. Good.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Canmoore (450) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 27, 2017
Pours a cloudy Orange with a bunch of floaters in it. Aroma has notes of citrus, and pine. Tasting notes include citrus, resin, pine, and some malts.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lux_edwards (298) - - JAN 21, 2017
50 cl can. Pours a clear yellow with a white head. Aroma of pine and pickles. Good Ipa.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (3388) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 26, 2016
Clear orange boy, lasting foamy head, some lacing. Aroma of pine, hops, West Coast in character. The taste is nice at first, but I found the afterbite a bit aggressive in its medicinal bitterness. Like asprin. Over all a decent IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (2730) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 24, 2016
Very nice IPA. Pours a cloudy orange. Aromas of bright juicy citrus. Flavours of grapefruit and pine needles. Smooth and delicious.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bierdimpfe (587) - Quebec, CANADA - DEC 4, 2016
Cloudy golden color with dense activity. Creamy beige 2 finger head, lasting around 20 minutes, with good legs. Flavors of pine, orange, grapefruits, lemon, pineapples, and herbal spices. Nice fruity sweetness with pretty sharp citrus. Slick medium body with prickly carbonation. Strong finish of tropical fruits, long lingering spruce tar tongue coat of leafy and grassy hops. Lone Pine is a piney one indeed, but not excessive having good balance here, because the flavors are not masked. Still quite fresh and having very tasty flavors. Overall very good quality craft.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zimbo (930) - SCOTLAND - OCT 25, 2016
Hazy yellow with an abundant clean white head. Resin, spice pungent nose and penetrating with s glow. Good piney bitterness which develops over the long haul and is complex with some sap, some citrus sweetness and herbal pepperiness. Intense but not extreme, strong but by no means brutish. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
olio (9774) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 10, 2016
473 ml can @ Timo A. Canned on 11.08.2016.
Pours clear pale golden color with a small head. Nice tropical fruity aroma, pine, resinous hops, citrus, passion fruit, some grapefruits and caramel. Flavor is resinous hoppy, pineapple sweetness, piney, grapefruits, some orange and some gooseberries. Fresh and refreshing, very nice.
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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosenbergh (11159) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2016
473 ml can. Canned Aug/30/2016. (LCBO) Thunder Bay, ON.
Clear golden color with a mid-size foamy white head. Piney and citrusy hops, mild bitterness, dryness and dry malt in a clean aroma. The flavor is resiny, piney and citrusy hops, moderate bitterness, dryness and dry grainy maltiness. Dry and hoppy. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ComradeK (1181) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 26, 2016
Draught at The Craft Beer Market, Ottawa. Pours a clear dark gold, with a moderate off-white head, which lasts very well and leaves good lacing. Plenty of pine and mango hops mix with a little caramel malt in the aroma. Strong pine, mango and pineapple hops up front give way to a good caramel malt backbone. Bracing pine hops finish it off. This is a very good IPA, with plenty of hops flavour.


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