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RATINGS: 1083   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.23   IBU: 120   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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An American Double IPA, packed with over 120 IBU!


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4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
philipmeese (84) - Rowayton, Connecticut, USA - MAR 13, 2013
From a taster snifter at the brewery: Light, sudsy head with a little staying power. amber color. Big bready aroma with piney hop overdrive. Huge taste with a soft but pronounced bitterness. Stays on the palate like a slice of bread, initial bitterness softens quickly. This is a great complex DIPA that is unusually easy to drink.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
malrubius (1646) - Willowick, Ohio, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Looks like orange juice with white head and lace. Floral and orange hoppy aroma with hints of spicy grass. Fruity bready orange sweetness. Surprisingly mild medium bitterness. Nicely attenuated medium light body with great super fine carbo. Excellent. Best beer in the world? Not so sure.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
traviskurowski (21) - - JUL 21, 2014
Great, massive DIPA. Pineapple scented, cloudy, hugely drinkable (for an 8% beer). From can & poured into glass. 5 days after distributor dropped off. #fresh ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmcgavin12 (473) - Madison, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Pours a hazy orange with a complex hop aroma of citrus, grapefruit, pine, and tangerine. The flavor is stellar with an amazing blend of sweet fruit and medium bitterness throughout. Amazing beer

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kappldav123 (4723) - GERMANY - JUL 18, 2014
Thank you, thank you, thank you to WillemsUrenkel for that can! Looks really good. Beer in the glass very zippy, nice head. Starts intense hoppy, bitter with fruity notes of grapefruit, lemon. Quite dry, but not too much. Also some grasy hints. Well balanced bitter-hoppy finish. A great beer!

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
hopmelt (153) - Painesville TWP, Ohio, USA - JUL 17, 2014
Pours hazy light golden, lots of bubbles, finger creamy white head, lots of thick lacing. Aroma big fresh grapefruit, bready malt, pine, and floral hops, slight grape peel and alcohol. Taste bitter grapefruit, floral, slight pine up front, fresh bread sweet malt to provide some balance mid mouth, grassy, grapefruit rind, floral hops and un-ripe grape peel linger. Mouthfeel fuller side of medium body, medium-high carbonation, creamy, slight alcohol warming, nice peppery hop sensation, balanced finish leans more on the dry side. Overall wow, this is what a double ipa should be, right up there with Pliney and Double Jack for me, probably the best, I would wait in long lines for this!

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
vandc01 (43) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Followed the instructions and drank it from the can. Aroma from the can is amazing, simply amazing. Taste - very nice. Hits you in the front and then a huge blast in the back of the mouth. Wow. Palate - Very fizzy carbination. Perfect mouth feel. Overall - Excellent beer. Worth the wait. I wish there was a canned date on the bottom, but I am pretty sure the can is fairly fresh because I don’t think any of these sit beers sit on the shelf very long.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ametras (336) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 14, 2014
16oz cans. Hazy golden yellow with a thin frothy white head. Flavors are biscuity malts, citrus, pineapple, pine resin and alcohol with grassy and juicy notes. Medium body, soft carbonation, smooth texture.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Strife21 (117) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Pours a hazy/murky golden amber, almost glows. Smells of pine, citrus, herbs and fresh floral hops. Taste is extremely danky and herbal, huge notes of pine, citrus and earthy hops. Medium body, medium carbonation. This goes toe to toe with 3 floyd dread naught in my opinion. I like them both equally, What sets this beer apart is its uniqueness. Not like any traditional ipa I have had, almost tastes like your squeezing the juice out of a nugget of hops and drinking it.. Which I love.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
popkow (285) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUL 11, 2014
From the can in my hand on the beach and enjoying a very crisp hop aroma. Flavor is hoppy but not overly bitter with a bit of citrus and a touch of malt. Very very clean palate and nice short finish without the classic over hopped residue lingering.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
tryonqc (1) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 8, 2014 does not count
Loved it and will buy it again. Would drink this everyday. Some people find it be a bit harsh to drink when fresh (I love it though) but give it a few weeks and it will be more balanced. Doesn’t taste the alcohol or the malt: hops have the center stage and they will perform a show you will remember all your life :)!


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