Mugshot IPA

Wow, I really, really, really like this beer. Pour is a mid-orange/copper with nice clarity, a little chill haze and a head that although present, could be better – HOWEVER, I watched the barstaff at Taco Mac pour this, and know that they did not do a good job...

Samuel Adams Latitude 48 IPA

12 oz single, Total Wine, Perimeter, Atlanta, GA, USA. Nice mid-copper pour with plenty of light carbonation and some decent, broken white, airy head. For an American IPA the nose is really quite malty. It reminds me a little of a Sam Oktoberfest. Quite a shock....

Rumble IPA

12 oz single. Pour gives a copper colored clarity and a nice, full white head. Quite creamy looking. The appearance is without question the highlight here. Nose has a lot of soapy character and not much else. I like the soap note in the nose, but it does not really...

IPA

12 oz single, taken from notes, many thanks to Kevin for the opportunity to try this one. There IS a freshness “strip” on the side of the label, but as is sometimes the case, the notches are missing – frustrating. A hazy orange pour, a sticky white...

Red Racer IPA

Thanks go out to BA finewinemike for this beer as part of my Secret Santa package for 2010. A Canadian born IPA in can, quite the novelty! The pour produces a slightly hazed, orange body with lots of white head and some super, sticky lace – always a good sign....