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RATINGS: 598   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   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.

MALTS:
Pale Two-Row, Victory

HOPS:
Columbus, Chinook, Cascade


dudebun's rating

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
dudebun (137) - - MAR 10, 2014
I might have got an old one, but this had barely any hop aroma. Just malt. Maybe a little pine, but not a bomb by any means. Looked nice, tasted alright, but kinda meh without the aroma to bring the whole package together. There was no date on the bottle, maybe it was from a separated 6pack?


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
punkska101 (1220) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 28, 2015
Bottle from Marham LCBO A: citrusy, grapefruit, biscuity, light mango app: clear light copper with thick white head and good lacing. T/p: med body with moderate long bitter finish. O: I couldn’t find a bottling date on the label and sadly looks like I might have it an old bottle. Aromatics are on the low side. hopefully I will be able to find a fresher version and I will gladly update my rating after.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TychoJames (500) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2015
Fat berggrens källare motala. Orangefärgad med rejäl humledoft. Lätt söt och med lite knäck i bakgrunden. Smak av barr, citrus, torkad frukt och bränt socker. Tjock och fin munkänsla med fin efterbeska.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
KW92 (513) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2015 ******************PIWO DEGUSTOWANE PRZED ZAŁOŻENIEM KONTA.(data degustacji: 23.12.2013)******************

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
King_Alex_II (623) - SWITZERLAND - JUL 17, 2015
Clear orange color with thin foam layer. Sweet hoppy smell. The taste is oily thick, sweet and hoppy bitter. Fruity dry and a little tart aftertaste. Not bad, not too good either.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrinkinWell (388) - - JUL 13, 2015
Pours a cloudy dark orange. Big aromas: lemon, pine, grapefruit, candied sugar. Big hoppy flavors, bready malts, lots of citrus. Very much in the West coast style in term of bitterness. Odd sweet aftertaste. Not my favorite IPA, but it’s still good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (8739) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2015
At the Portland International Beerfest, Saturday June 25, 2015.
Clear golden color, off-white head. Malty, hoppy, pith, citrus taste. Citrus, hoppy aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, high bitterness. Hoppy, citrus scent.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
echudy (68) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 2, 2015
Good hoppy scent, decent golden color. This might be a slightly old bottle as it tasted a bit on the funky side for some reason

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
skortila (4826) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - JUN 29, 2015
Bottled. The aroma has oranges, resin, some sweetness, citrus. Clear, amber coloured beer with an off-white, medium, lasting head. The taste is light sweet, has moderate bitterness, caramel, biscuit, resin, orange, tangerines. Medium bodied. Nice one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (9829) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 22, 2015
12oz bottle. Poured a hazy golden color with an off white head. Citrus, some toastiness, and caramel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (3392) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - JUN 20, 2015
12 oz single bottle from Molly’s Spirits. Light amber and clear appearance with a sticky white head. Aroma of pine, resinous hops, light herbs, grass, earth and biscuit malts. Similar flavor, adding light citrus and tropical fruits and a bit of spicy hops. Mild malt sweetness and a lingering medium to heavy hop bitterness. Pretty full body with a syrupy mouth feel and a resinous bitter finish. Not very fun and kind of hard to drink. Paired with: Widespread Panic - Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys > Surprise Valley > Arleen > Drums > Surprise Valley > Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys 07/06/13


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