RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
American style IPA made with English malts and a mix of English and American hops.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blindeyedbetty (189) - Utah, USA - MAY 28, 2010
On tap at brewpub in Granby, CT. Pours a light orange-copper color with a sweet fruity aroma. Balanced blend of hops and malt. Smooth finish with minimal aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
WillRunForBeer (2472) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 7, 2015
Sampler at the source. Pours copper with an off white head. Aroma is caramel and pine. Flavor is caramel backbone with pine, grassy hop. Eek balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (7792) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Sampled at the brewpub, pours a clear gold with some lacing, hazy white head. Nose is solid, pithy, lemon, orange, soap, pine, mild honey, hints of fruit. Flavor is solid, orange, pine, malt, honey, soap, mild herbs. Bitter finish. Easy drinker, but very solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (12479) - Escondido, California, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear amber with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is citrus, pine and resin hops with toast malt and pear esters. Flavor is moderate hops and bitterness with light toast and honey malt, light fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OldGrowth (3340) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - APR 18, 2014
Pint at brewpub. Ok aroma. Sweet citrus. Grapefruit orange. Litttle soapy. Tad hazed brownish Orange color. Ok head that faded quick. Spotty lace. Bitter flavor.medium body smooth creamy mouthfeel, Bitter finish. Its fine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BiddleBrau (1179) - Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 18, 2014
On tap at CBH. Very floral citrus. Similar to pale ale. Clean finishing. Not so much a big IPA but nice flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bellco33 (729) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Poured from bottle into pint glass (6 month old bottle...damnit): pours golden red with a huge white head. Aroma malty and nutty. Taste pretty malty with a decent amount of hops, definitely tastes like an old IPA. Little piney, little boozy. Medium to full body. I think on tap this would be much better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scrapersnbeer (1532) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 26, 2013
Sharp resinous hop aroma, certainly east coast style if not old world. Dark orange color. Not very bitter at all, instead you find a saccharine sweetness. Thicker, for IPA anyway, body, sticks around on the palate for awhile. Somewhere between the average pale ale and the older pre-hop-craze IPAs.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mkgrenwel (606) - North Shore, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Somewhat dark amber color. Muddy but opaque. White fluffy head with solid lacing. Aroma is lightly estery, slight hops. Malt is a bit nutty and overly sweet. Not really overpowering or too much malt, but just too sweet. Seems to be an overuse of crystal malt. Hop finish is faint and forgettable. To be fair, they do make it clear this is an English style IPA, and it lives up to that expectation. Its just not an exciting beer. That sweetness does just keep coming and become almost cloying. Almost a cinnamon type spice that comes with it at times. Not my favorite IPA and really not something Id attempt to acquire again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BroSpud (2116) - , Massachusetts, USA - NOV 17, 2013
Large bottle with Cambridge House IPA "The Original" label, brewed in Williamsburg, MA. This is a pretty decent IPA but Im confused, is it from MA or CT? Pours a light amber with a white head and alot of lacing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
halfonit (1337) - Fall River, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 10, 2013
Pours a cloudy golden/orange color with a super thick white head. The head is thick with plenty of bubbles forming throughout the snifter. Aroma is of hops, spices, wood, some citrus, soap, malt, and grain. Thicker palate with a nice carbonation feel. Flavors include hops, grain, earthiness, orange peels, caramel, and malts. Leaves an earthy malt and hop finish. Very impressive brew. I might have to try some more from these guys.

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