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Lunch - Maine Beer Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

2,782 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,782
Reviews: 509
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 8.45%
Wants: 719
Gots: 336 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our “East Coast” version of a West Coast-style IPA. Intense hop flavors and aromas of tropical and citrus fruits and pine dominate. A subtle malt sweetness brings the beer into balance.

(Beer added by: Jason on 05-10-2011)
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sethmeister

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A gentle pour produces a tall foamy cream colored head atop a golden orange body. The foam has remarkable staying power and decorates the glass with billowing clouds of lace.

Fragrance is immediate as I pop the cap. Apricots, citrus, floral notes waft out and intensify on the pour. Lemon, lime, oranges. Pineapple and tropical fruits. My mouth is watering just smelling this beer.

Taste follows the nose. Intense citrus and tropical fruits with a dry and bitter finish. Fresh and minty. Piney. Oily. A little oniony. Malts are a mere platform here - a soapbox from which humulus lupus delivers its oratory. For all the intensity of flavor this beer is crisp, clean, dry, focused and so easy to drink.

A very good lunch indeed.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2013 00:48:08 | More by sethmeister
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S: best part of this beer. tons of fruits, lots of citrus, and some pineapple, along with a slight pine at the end. Only reason it isn't perfect is because it couldve been a stronger smell
T: follows the smell, lots of citrus up front followed by a nice mellow bitterness and a slightly resin aftertaste. Very easy to drink and very tasty, just wish it had more depth to the flavor
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Lunch from Maine Beer Company
97 out of 100 based on 2,782 ratings.