Juice Jr. | Great Notion Brewing

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4.37/5
Outstanding
Juice Jr.Juice Jr.
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Notion Brewing
Oregon, United States
greatnotionpdx.com

Style: New England IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
The 2017 Oregon Beer of the Year, Juice Jr. is the little Brother of Juice Box DIPA. It's brewed with a ton of Mosaic hops and lots of love.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
167
pDev:
6.64%
 
 
Wants:
30
Gots:
17
Trade:
0
 
User Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 22 | Ratings: 167
Reviews by FLBeerGuy:
Photo of FLBeerGuy
4.5/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

More User Reviews:
Photo of dar482
4.85/5  rDev +11%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Aroma: Guava passionfruit
Taste: Bright mosaic, straight Trillium Melcher, a bit of hop zing, pineapple juice, grapefruit zest. One of the best beers I had at the brewery and better than Juice Box.

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Photo of South2NW
4.51/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Orange and hazy
Smell: dank, tropical hops.
Taste: mango, papaya, guava, fresh oranges. Little to no bitterness.
Mouthfeel: honestly, it drinks like juice.
Overall: I really enjoy this beer. Very easy drinking and refreshing. I order at least one glass each time I visit as long as it is on tap.

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Photo of jheimbigner
4.36/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of zbelair
4.34/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of rab53
4.36/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of the_beerist
4.73/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of waltonc
4.25/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of largadeer
3.83/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DefenCorps
4/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewery.

A mildly hazy light orange with a white head that falls off rapidly leaving little lacing this looks solid. The nose is super juicy with passionfruit, papaya , mango and peach, in that order. Minimal malt character. The palate opens with gobs of juicy hops, with passionfruit, papaya, mango , a little guava and a back end of peach and orange. Unabashedly juicy with minimal bitterness, there's a mild aspirin like astringency present. Sweet and juicy on the finish with a lingering fruit juice character, this beer is light in body and moderately carbonated. Enjoyable.

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Photo of mothman
4.25/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of pisano
4.78/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of StJamesGate
4.2/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap at the brewery, Portland.
Crusty white over turbid gold. 4
Fresh dankness, papaya, and live herbs. 4
Slight biscuit, then banging herb oil, specks of tangerine and nectarine, and a pile of blueberry. 4.25
Soft, round, some chew + oil. 4

Mosaic

Huge botanical freshness. Danker as it warms. These two things made the happy Mosaic fruit a whole lot more interesting. Turbid, NE, fresh - I’m all in. 4.5

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Photo of pkalix
4.08/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of leroybrown10
4.49/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of schinebd
4.32/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BirdsandHops
4.23/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of oriolesfan4
4.26/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of boralyl
4.61/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of wisrarebeer
4.5/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

cloudy, light brown/orange, no head
unusual dankish syrupy hops, full nose
nice, well-balanced with good malt base, better when warmer
deep thick resiny hops, but not over the top
better towards room temperature

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Photo of DNICE555
4.5/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of snaotheus
4.55/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

2018-10-25
16oz can poured in a can shaped pint glass. Brought home from Oregon by my wife. Dated 10/18/18.

Pours a hazy orange-white with a smallish head and a lot of carbonation. Smell is straight up resin, and a little citrus.

Taste is more of the same, super bright. This beer is excellent.

Mouthfeel is light and effervescent.

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Photo of Adamostella
4.5/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of petermethot
4/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of elNopalero
4.05/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Another hazy beer from great notion. I get a pleasing pineapple aroma, matched by a juicy pineapple note as I sip. Slightly tart finish, tightly effervescent.

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Juice Jr. from Great Notion Brewing
Beer rating: 4.37 out of 5 with 167 ratings