Morning Wood IPA - Kassik's Kenai Brew Stop
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3.33/5 rDev -10%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
22oz bottle poured into a pint glass.
A - Very dark orange with a light tan head. Slight lacing left on the glass.
S - Not much going on here, sweet malts and citrus.
T - Smokey, roasty malts and some slight citrus.
D - Average carbonation, slightly heavier body than most ipas.
O - Hops anyone? Not much to talk about here.
Serving type: bottle
08-05-2011 01:48:17 | More by HuskyinPDX
3.58/5 rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
22oz bottle, lugged back from Alaska to the NW by my father
appearance: served in a tyranena nonic pint glass, fairly dark amber body, light tan ring
smell: rustic hops, earthy, alaskan pine
taste: not sure if what i'm drinking is this listing, but the name matches even if some of the previous notes dont. resiny pine hops, moderate bitterness, earthy, caramel, a touch of toffee.
mouthfeel: light bitterness, medium body
overall: pretty good for the e-IPA style
Serving type: bottle
07-27-2011 04:01:00 | More by dirtylou
3.98/5 rDev +7.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5
This is a solid beer.
Color is a golden amber, the beer looks delicious and drinkable, very mild head that dissapates quickly (although this was out of a growler, on tap I imagine the beer to be more full headed).
Smells of mild hops and yes pine, pine, pine as the previous reviewer has pointed out.
Taste is solid, but for the hop fans this won't entirely do. The hops are a bit light for a rough Alaskan IPA. However, this makes the beer drinkable at a faster rate, which could be a good thing.. I can also make out pine flavors that make the drink all the more enjoyable.
Try this one, its solid and tastey.
Serving type: growler
07-10-2009 02:41:08 | More by randawakes
3.48/5 rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4
Morning Wood Pou...he...aheeemm..ha... excuse me. Morning Wood pours a light yellow color with some very slight haziness and a decent fizzy white head. Aroma is quite weak by IPA standards, but there is noticeable hop aroma. Taste is a decent hop flavor, but more subtle than I would like. Some citrus/pine hop flavor, but mostly english kind of spiced hop flavor. there is also a slight akward creaminess that sort of takes over and you cant help but get a little annoyed by it. I know that an english style IPA should be more subtle etc. But this to me tastes a bit more like a toned down American IPA than a good english one. Malt profile is also slim. slightly watery. That sounds bad, but I dont mean it to be really bad, just kinda bad. Mouthfeel is noticeably undercarbonated, but not too bad. Drinkability is ok, but the rest of the brews characterisitcs detract from it a bit. Overall defenitely not the worst IPA I have ever had. (That would be one that starts with an "A" and ends in a "lexander Keith's" A decent choice at the bar, but as long as there is a sockeye red tap right next to it, I wont be revisiting this one. Kassik's is a very good brewery, but just slightly off the mark for me on this one.
Serving type: on-tap
06-29-2008 05:02:24 | More by AKBelgianBeast
Morning Wood IPA from Kassik's Kenai Brew Stop
84 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.