Ratman197 (8513) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 20, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Bistro DIPA Fest poured a clear amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of biscuit, earthiness, pine and light grapefruit zest. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, earthiness, pine and light grapefruit with a smooth dry lingering bitter finish.
hopdog (8254) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 10, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
22oz bottle. Poured a hazy golden color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of Citrus and floral / piney hops. Toasty. Tastes of Citrus, floral hops with some fruitiness in this finish.
daknole (8013) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Lightly hazed pour, white head. Tons of citrus, grassy hops. Good malt bill. A tad sweeter than I expected. Solid but not amazing.
Sammy (7732) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 21, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours cloudy orange with retained white head. hoppy C hop aroma. Orange flavour with mild coffee. Fresh bottle from Premier Gourmet. Well done.
BMan1113VR (7702) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 9, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap. Pours with a hazed yellow hued body with a white head. Aromas are of tropical fruit, intense citrus, lightly dank, low malt, tropical fruit and a bit of cara malts. Flavors are hoppy, sweet, dank, lightly citrusy with a lot of bready malt flavors. Grassy, cellulose, tropical fruit. Fuller bodied which makes it flabbier than I like for my IIPAs.
DocLock (7214) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Craft. Pours hazy dark straw with off-white head. Nose is heavy resiny hops, fruit. Tastes resiny hoppy, pale malty, somewhat cloying at the finish, with big mangoey fruit and lemongrassy hops.
CaptainCougar (7129) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - SEP 27, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
22oz bottle: pours a clear deep golden bronze with a stringy-lacing froth of white head. Has a fresh juicy hop nose dripping with resin. Starts with good fullness and fine carbonation with good pale malty sweetness and loads of fresh piny hops and bitter balance before a drier bittersweet finish. Has a really enjoyable hop profile and enough sweetness to support it.
Drake (7123) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 23, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bomber from Beer Run. Pours a hazy orange color with a medium sized frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of hoppy, citrus, resin, a bit of pine, with some caramel and mild nutty notes. The taste is big citrus hops, some candied citrus, tropical notes, pine. Pale malt backbone. Medium bodied, slight lingering bitterness, slight booze, average carbonation. Solid DIPA.
GT2 (7105) - Riverslime, California, USA - OCT 19, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Meridian Pint. Clear, ligher orange. Medium white head. 360 massive lace. Dank nose with orange gummies, weed. Taste is sweet cantaloupe and vanilla. A bit sticky. Reminds me of many pizza port DIPAs. Just a bit too sticky, syrupy.
Dogbrick (6863) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 18, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at the Tap House Grill in Seattle. Pours a clear deep copper-gold color with a medium thick frothy white head that evaporates gradually. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of pine, hops and citrus. Medium to full body with flavors of resiny hops, earthy malt and citrus. The finish is moderately bitter with a piney hops aftertaste. Pretty good all around.