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RATINGS: 451   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our hoppiest beer! The complex character of American hops and amber colored caramel malts make this beer very crisp and refreshing. Silver Medal winner at the G.A.B.F. 2001.
43 IBUs.

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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewBoxer (2624) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 7, 2015
Draft at Mudville 9 NYC . Not sure how this is their hippie at beer but maybe it is. Deep cloudy nutty color with a more malty aftertaste then anything

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (4351) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 18, 2014
bottle @ Jungle Jims / Eastgate OH --- Slightly hazy dark amber, bubbly 1" ivory head, mottled curtain of lace. Taste is caramel malt that is intercepted by solid floral hops in the palate. Both malt and hops are up to the task, and move easily through a medium-length finish. Not a major brew, but does what it intends very well.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOSSbrewer (2705) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours an amber orange with two fingers of head. Aroma is very floral with some citrus. Flavor is malty with some caramel and very nice floral hopping. Very nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
badwhale (420) - Bitterville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Bottle to glass shaker. Pours a cloudy amber / yellow color with a nice off white head. Malty, but a good bitter hop background. Pretty nice

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nike (966) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 27, 2014
12oz bottle, amber pour, typical American Amber. Good hop flavors, citrus hops balanced with the sweet malt. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sturmthis (1147) - Bavaria, GERMANY - MAY 17, 2014
On tap. Dark golden color with thick white head. Piney aroma. Piney taste with slight tropical fruit. Bitter finish. Nice beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (10070) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 2, 2014
Bottle, shared with Parksy. Medium amber brown, sweet toffee malt aroma, some florals. Sweetly malty, caramel, with fruity/floral hop character and moderate bitterness. Nice hoppy little amber.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (3167) - New York, USA - APR 20, 2014
Amber to brown pour from bottle. Caramel and strong grapefruits. Weird maltiness. A bit off.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (5318) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 7, 2014
bottle. Amber with small head. Moderate malt body with some caramel malt. Plenty of hops, both citrus and piney flavors.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ben4321 (6139) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Location: Cask at Blind Tiger, 3/26/14, as Thirsty Dog Amber Dry Hopped with Mosaic

Aroma: The aroma is light and clean hops, some grapefruit, and biscuit notes
Appearance: It pours a clear amber color with a small bubbly head
Flavor: The flavor is medium bitter with a mild sweetness, clean, similar to the nose
Palate: It has a smooth, clean feel, a light-medium body, and a flat, cask feel
Overall Impression: I thought this was a pretty drinkable and enjoyable beer on cask. Smooth and easy drinking as youd expect. The clean hoppiness comes through nicely. Solid stuff.


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