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RATINGS: 398   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 261   ABV: 8.7%
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Robust. Brewed with a “heelch” (that means “a lot” in Boontling) of Columbus, Chinook, and Cascade hops, our double IPA has a palate pleasing bitterness that is artfully balanced with a full-bodied malt foundation. With a deep color of polished brass and a nose that sings of pink grapefruit and redwood needles, the rich biscuit-like malt flavors are intertwined with hints of vanilla, mangoes, and peppercorns leading to a deep, warming finish.

Pale Two-Row, Victory

Columbus, Chinook, Cascade

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mrmartin (655) - New York, New York, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Big creamy off-white head. Clear golden pour. Weak citrus nose. watery body. There are hops but they are neither distinct nor prominent, offset by a biscuity malt and leading to an unpleasant sticky, slightly astringent finish. Tastes green and not in a good, fresh, way bleh. A few tweaks to the recipe and it might actually be a good beer but as-is not good at all

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
SHANER4 (455) - Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA - APR 19, 2014
Bottle-Poured golden color with medium off/white head. Aroma-pine, banana, butterscotch and yeasty/bread. Taste-Dandelion, butterscotch, pine and apricot. Pretty nice tasting beer with this smooth creamy palate. Mouthfeel is medium/heavy and is not overly bitter. For having 100ibu’s it seems more like a regular IPA. Overall-I enjoyed this beer, not crazy good but not bad either.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
dboltoned (3) - - APR 18, 2014 does not count
Could be hoppier for a double IPA. It seems to be a little smooth, which is not bad, but I prefer IPAs to have a kick to them. Definitely a mild IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jflopsu (439) - New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2014
Pours a dark that orange with a thick white head. Has a strong aroma of pine, hops, malts and caramel. Taste is very malty to start and had citrus hops, pine, and grapefruit. A mix of bitter malt and hop aftertaste.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TylerGreenDC (209) - - APR 14, 2014
UPDATED: APR 17, 2014 Aroma of cantaloupe. Taste is bizarrely and unexpectedly sweet at first taste. Given name leads you to anticipate "lots of hops," taste ends up being kind of offy-sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (2201) - Oulu, FINLAND - APR 12, 2014
Bottle 0.335l at Leijuva Lahna, Helsinki. Thanks to FatPhil. Colour is clear golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, pine, hops and malts. Quite crispy and easy to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (8604) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 12, 2014
355ml bottle (Leijuva Lahna, Helsinki, Kalakierros 2014)
Sugary sweet malty aroma, dripping with caramel, sweet fruitiness from the hops. Says "gonna be *way* too sweet" to be honest. Orange, small tight head. In the mouth, it nearly satisfies the prediction from the aroma, but subtly derails it, and sends it in the direction of "yum". Yes, this is super sweet, but the lemony citrus hops keep it sharp. Palate is smooth, but not quite slick, carbonation and bitter bite prevent that. Slips down easily, drinkability amaingly good considering the sweetness. Definitely in the guilty pleasure zone, as this isn’t my style at all. Citrus hops initially the attention-grabbers, but red peppery bitter hops have the last say, there’s a nice little warmth to the finish. For something so far away from the beer styles I like, this has hooked me, and I have to congratulate the brewers - you made a hater like the style briefly.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
age_jellema (30) - Hengelo, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2014
At first a fruity bittersweet taste, some grape and a bit honey sweet. A loooooong powerful bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JanVah (50) - SWEDEN - APR 12, 2014
På flaska @ Akkurat. . Ljusgul. Lite grumlig vätska. Luktar blommigt. Bra fruktig smak som rundas av med en bra beska.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tricksta_p (634) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - APR 11, 2014
Aroma of sweet malts, caramel, aromatic hops, citrus, tropical fruits such as grapefruit, mango, pine. Flavour is malty and fruity sweetness, with a nice pine bitter finish. Wonderful DIPA, will definitely drink again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PriorL (1279) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 10, 2014
From TAP at Delirium Hoppy Loft, shared with Mathieu87. APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small stable whtie head. NOSE: caramel, sweet, hoppy, florar, fruity. TASTE: caramel, fruity, hoppy.

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