RateBeer
overall
100
100
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1148   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.23   IBU: 120   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An American Double IPA, packed with over 120 IBU!


4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ThirstyBird (1603) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - MAR 21, 2012
Appears a cloudy deep honey color with a nice off white head that falls to a skim and stays. Mild lacing. The smell is of grapefruit, topical fruit. A juicy fruity nose with some nice rich malt lingering in the mix. The taste is really wonderful. This is a great DIPA. It’s wet and juicy, tropical fruit, mild bitterness. Really damn good. I loved the mouthfeel of this brew. Light/medium in body it is wet and refreshing...and it’s 8%! So this is a delectable brew and should be sought out if you are into IPAs at all.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gmoney (442) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 19, 2012
Can..Hazy golden pour,fluffy white head,good lace. Aroma is huge citrus fruit notes,pine needles,dank and resinous.Malt sweetness upfront leads to an excellent hop bitterness that builds as you continue to drink it. Juicy hops,strong resin notes,long lingering bitterness in the finish. Medium bodied and carbonation. The drinkability of this beer is ridiculous. Amazing.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
eshepski41 (18) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 17, 2012
Can. Light golden with frothy head. Heavy, heavy pine & hops aroma. initial citrus taste then piney hops the rest of the way that finishes excellently. I want more of this.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
probstblueribbon (2944) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 17, 2012
1 PINT can from pushkinwow (thanks!), served at cellar temperature in a tulip glass.

App.: Bright deep golden with a nice white head. Aroma: A true hop tonic, so dank and resinous and piney and citrusy, and fresh and juice and and and, there is sufficient biscuit malt for support but the hops truly shines, lemons and grapefruits and blood oranges...oh my. Palate: Medium+ body, full, soft effervescence. Flav.: huge, oily, resinous, citrusy, piney, dank hops (sound familiar?), sweet biscuity malts, honey, a little yeasty, wow; sweet with big bitterness and a long, bitter, wonderfully hoppy finish.

No wonder this is so highly rated. An ode to hops if there ever was one.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Smurf2055 (1399) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 17, 2012
Got in a trade thanks to Circlenine, cheers and happy St Paddy’s day! Poured into Tulilp (had one from the can the other day, looking to compare). Bunch of sediment, two or three fingers of white head, decent retention. Smell is pure hoppieness. More on the fruity citrus side. Taste is smooth, almost closer to sweet than bitter. Viscous and fruity, very balanced, very drinkable. Very good IPA.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
petermethot (26) - Westfield, New Jersey, USA - MAR 17, 2012
3/2/12 - Excellent IPA served in a can and poured into a chalice even though the can says not to. Oh well ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dresden (883) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - MAR 16, 2012
Huge thanks to pushkinwow for this one. I drank the first half as recommended, straight from the can... while having the first BBQ of the year might I add. Huge aroma when you stick your nose in the can.Lots of citrus, lots of pine. Tastes of quite a bit of pineapple, grapefruit. Tons of resin. Actually really bitter compared to a lot of DIPA. When I poured the 2nd half into a glass, it’s a golden honey colour with floating flakes throughout. Wish I could get more.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 16, 2012
Can consumed between FOBAB and Three Floyds 15th anniversary release. Pours golden orange with a big white head. Aroma is big citrus pine and nice grassiness with the tropical and grapefruit character. Flavor is all the same, very fresh citric and resin character, all with a nice balanced malt backbone. Medium to medium full body and a crisp carbonation. Damn fine beer

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
lachrymalisis (387) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 16, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 2, 2013 Pine, citrus, classic american hops. Subtle tropical fruit, tons of resin. Dry finish, very full flavored, subtle wheaty-cereal grain hiding underneath big, beautiful hops. giant fluffy white head when poured.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
squidknuckle (22) - New Haven, Connecticut, USA - MAR 15, 2012
From a 16oz can into a clear plastic tumbler. Looks like a hefeweizen. Smells like walking through a sassafras grove on the warm summer afternoon. For its vividness and abv the beer is very balanced and soothing. Clingy, refreshing, layers of soft resinous dewy golden flowers, fruits, and herbs. Sweet vs bitter battle long toward a no decision. Can’t recall a better strong IPA in this classic American style.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 88 89 90  91  92 93 94 » 115


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50