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RATINGS: 1333   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.07/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 105   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Every year we anxiously await the warmer months to unleash this Double IPA, the summer edition of our YuleSmith seasonals. The flavor imparts orange, grapefruit, and tangerine hop notes with earthy, spicy, and resinous pine undertones. A sturdy malt backbone balances out the profound hop bitterness to create a refreshingly assertive and vibrant beer that offers an unapologetically bold expression of fresh American hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
angelkostvo (1031) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 9, 2015
Hazy orange colour, white head. Aroma of tangerine, orange, caramel, grapefruit, hazelnuts and toffee. Light sweet, medium bitter, nutty and grapefruit flavour. Medium body, slick texture, average to fizzy carbonation. Dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sudomorph (994) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 6, 2015
04/29/14 bottle found cleaning out the fridge. Pours a clear golden colour with an ample, off white head that sticks to the class. Aroma has faded notes of resin, pine, caramel, citrus, and tropical fruits. Taste is balanced but on the sweeter side. Caramel, bread, citrus, pine, resin, and a drawn ing ending. Medium-full body with a low-medium carbonation. Resiny texture in the mouth with a dry finish. I’m sure this was better fresh but it isn’t half bad now.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
markextrae (2784) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 6, 2015
shared bottle, poured a slight cloudy dark golden to orange colour with a white head, nose of pine hops, resin, malts, caramel sweetness, mango, peach, cut grass, grapefruit, orange, leaving into a moderate bitterness, dry aftertaste, slight oily mouthfeel. very enjoyable DIPA!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Douberd (4012) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2015
(AleSmith YuleSmith (Summer) India Pale Ale) Bottle 650 ml at home, served into a shaker, ABV 8.5%, bottled 5/6/14 Orange coloured body, a tad hazy, with one finger of thick and long lasting white head on top. Light lacing left around the glass. Aroma of citrus, oranges, orange peel, cake. Nice refreshing taste, very well hidden alcohol. Lots of oranges, tangerine, orange peel, some caramel malts, light grapefruit. Medium body, good carbonation, mildly dry palate. Great IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (13112) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 26, 2015
Leicht trübe orangegoldene Farbe, ordentliche leicht beige Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr hopfig, kräftig malzig, reife Früchte. Geschmack sehr fruchtig hopfig, sehr herb, florale Noten, reife Citrusfrüchte.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (4243) - FINLAND - APR 24, 2015
Bottle. Copper orange. Pretty nice caramelly fruity aroma. Butterscotch, deep sweet pale caramels, citrus, orange zest, green berry bush. Marmelady. Full bodied, bitter, sweet oranges, green foresty piny finish. Easy smooth, not the lightest though.

-- bb

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
shreddermx (40) - POLAND - APR 2, 2015
Bomber bottled on: 05.06.14. Szkło: Teku. Po otwarciu butelki od razu pojawiają się piękne, intensywne cytrusowe i kwiatowe zapachy. Piwo barwy złotej, delikatnie opalizujące. Piana piękna, gęsta drobnopęcherzykowa nie chce opadać. Aromat jest cudowny, żywiczny, kwiatowy. Bardzo intensywny, jak na IIPA przystało. Doszukać w nim się mozna owoców cytrusowych takich jak grapefruit oraz tropikalnych - ananas! W smaku piwo jest juz troche ułożone, piłem je 7 miesięcy po zabutelkowaniu. Goryczka jest solidna i dobrze zbalansowana słodami. leciutko miodowe i jest wyczuwalny alkohol, co nie zaskakuje bo piwo ma jednak 8.5%. Bardzo dobre IIPA o fenomenalnym aromacie.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (3418) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 29, 2015
Bottle at tasting. Dark golden pour, white head. After popping the cap, a strong aroma of fruity hop and some malt fills the room. Delicious taste of bitter malt, some caramel, biscuit, pine, orange and grassy herbs. Not easy to drink, but very tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ekstedt (6235) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle (65 cl) from bierkompass.de. Clear golden, medium white head. Intense perfumy and piney hop aroma with some tropical fruits. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Dry with high bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrOrla (1409) - Odense C, DENMARK - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle shared at home. Clear golden body with a medium white head. Taste is hops, pine, tropical fruits, grapefruit, l. Low - Medium carbonation.

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