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Head High - Kane Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

423 Ratings
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Ratings: 423
Reviews: 62
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 93
Gots: 41 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Kane Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bonbini26 on 08-27-2011)
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Pour is lightly hazed yellowish amber with a thin white ring. Nose has a light cereal with a hint of rubber. A bit phenolic with a hint of pine and citrus. Taste has a light bitterness and gentle carbonation. Grain an cereal on the light body with more citrus and a light pine. Bitterness lingers with some dirty wheat. Bitterness out weighs the other hop flavors an malts are a bit unrefined and unfocused.

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Head High from Kane Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 423 ratings.