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Lunch - Maine Beer Company

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98
world-class

3,393 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 3,393
Reviews: 540
rAvg: 4.39
pDev: 8.43%
Wants: 815
Gots: 484 | FT: 14
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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3.91/5  rDev -10.9%

Light copper with a few floaties. The nose is wonderfully hoppy – the flavor profile does not quite deliver the hop bitterness “promised” in the nose. The body is a touch lighter than most top-shelf IPAs . Very good but not quite up to the hype.

57md, Sep 23, 2014
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Beer poured an enormous, sticky, off colored head. color was a slightly hazy amber.
The aroma was off the hook. Lots of fruit and some spice, with herbal and toast-like malt notes as well. the bold notes in the aroma are somewhat lacking in the taste. flavor is delicious but a bit mild, consisting of spice, clementine peel, peaches, and slight toast. with floral and herbal notes lingering in the background.

if the beer was more reasonably priced i'd buy it constantly. At this price i may buy it again if i see it this fresh.

SteveB24, Sep 22, 2014
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Lunch from Maine Beer Company
98 out of 100 based on 3,393 ratings.