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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 248   ABV: 8.25%
With over 3 pounds of Centennial hops per barrel, this Double IPA has a slightly punishing yet entirely pleasing bitterness that dances on the tongue. Part of our seasonal series, Satisfaction Jacksin is available on tap and in six packs at your favorite Wisconsin and Illinois craft beer outlet from September through November-ish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CanIHave4Beers (4024) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - AUG 30, 2010
Pours an orange color with a good head and good lace. The aroma is pine and resin with some sweet florals. The flavor has a bit of onion and pine with some fruit and plenty of bitterness. There is a mild sweetness there in the finish with is pleasant at first, but I could do with out it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sandberglar (148) - Scottsdale, USA - AUG 29, 2010
Pours a murky reddish bronze color with a frothy beige head. Yummy floral hop aroma. Great balance of malts and hops, very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thegreenrooster (4030) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 28, 2010
Pour is a hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is a very nice floral hop with big dose of sweet malt. Flavor is more hops with a fruit like mango hagning around in the backround. Finish is very dry with a decent hop left on the tounge after the swallow. This is a good beer to have around.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (8207) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - AUG 21, 2010
Sweet bonus courtesy of drewbeerme. 12oz bottle pours dirty copper brown with light tan head. The mild aroma lofts up soft notes of sweet malts and echoes of pine hops. The taste begins with an even mix of maltiness, crystal like malts and pine hops. The pine hops become richer and more bitter to midway and seem to gather up a brief note of citrus too. Into the finish the tasty pine hops persist with a background of malts and a touch of crystal malts and roasted malts. The more I drink the more it grows on me. Nearing the end I think Iím getting a bit of floral hops, grassiness and a touch of spicy hops that pop up about midway.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmoreau (3753) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - AUG 17, 2010
On tap at the brewpub, and served to a shaker!! with a coppery amber hue, modest, off white head foam, but thick ribbons and spots of lasting lacing. The aroma was sweet, perfumey citrus, smooth malt, and a little resiny pine toward the back. The flavor added full hop bitterness and good balancing malt, with light caramel and sweetness. Clean and very flavorful!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (7887) - Georgia, USA - AUG 13, 2010
8/14/10. 12oz bottle courtesy cbfobes! Pours a dark cloudy orange, almost red, with a small fluffy off-white head that fades to a ring. The aroma is citrus and floral with a caramel backing, like oranges and lemons rolling around in a flower shop and drizzled in candy. The flavor is immediately sweet with big floral and citrus hop backed again by sweet malts - a surprising lack of bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wheatyweiss (29) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 13, 2010
Poured from a twelve ounce bottle into a perfect. Pours a light auburn into copper with a smallish cloud. Decent sized tightly formed head recedes slowly and laces well. A good thing given the head killing ABV. Aroma is citrus hops on the front with a sweet malt backing. Middle brings bready, sweet malt. Malt aroma is of sweet bread, lemon poppy seed muffins. Finishes with tropical fruit hops and a light alcohol whiff. Flavor opens with citrus hops. Hops are bitter, but with an earthy pineapple and sour citrus rider. Hops bring bitterness in the middle. Middle yields very slightly to malt, bready and sweet with a dark fruit bread flavor, figs and dates mixed into sweet bread.Malt also gives a unique earthiness the like of Iíve only tasted in Scotch Ales. Finishes citric and bitter from the hops. Hop bitterness cleanses the palate and dries out the sweet malt. Slight amount of alcohol on the exhale. Mouthfeel is creamy and carbonation is very well done. Slightly thick from the malt bill, finishes sticky on the lips, but not cloyingly so. Very much a sipper, but easy to drink too fast. The hop bomb that was Ballistic was a completely different beer and I feel that the brewers did very well given the grain bill on this one. Reviewed 07/19/2010

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arkurzynski (2268) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 12, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 8, 2013 Great coloring - amber-red with heavy tan head. Amazing, heavy lacing. Aroma is fairly light, mostly citrus hops. Some fruitiness and background caramel malt. Not very bitter at all. Pleasant combo of citrus/earthy hops and malt. Almost blend too well. Would like it more tilted towards the hops. Slight bitter aftertaste. Mouthfeel is slick, but not really heavy on the palate. Ok - for a Wisconsin offering, but in no way would stand up to the West Coastís best. Re-rate (2013): Fresh as can be. Fresh citrus-pine candy nose. Solid pine bitterness with nice malt presence. Much better than remember. Ale Asylum is so under-rated. +3

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
17thfloor (2443) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2010
Bottle. Pours a darker glowing amber rust with a smaller frothy off-white head. Aroma is biscuity, sweet caramel, faded resin, tea, light citrus, soft pine. Flavor follows, dull wax, soft pine, buttery resin, some citrus towards the backend but overall too soft, tea bitterness, reminds me of something Iíve brewed before. Medium/light bodied, soft waxy, soft fizzy carbonation, dull.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sneagrams3 (2337) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 9, 2010
The Dan Journal #393. Tasted 8/9/10. 12oz bottle. Filtered with a deep amber hue. Spiraling off-white hue. Aromas of bright citrus, orange peel and resinous hops. Medium to full bodied with bright, yet sticky body. Moderately sticky finish. Sweet citrus candy and caramel frosting. Good long lingering finish. Solid!

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