UDBeernut (1654) - Moving to Jax, Florida, USA - FEB 28, 2012
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
on tap at La Save du Vin for Cleveland Beer Week, poured into a tuliup
a: copper/orange hue, prickely 1/2" head with good retention
s: flowery and piny hop aroma, slight caramel malt
t: good malt backbone feature the floral, grapefruit, pine hop profile. Talked with the owner of Bear Rep. while sampling. He noted the finishing hops used are a hybrid of East Kent Goldings and Centennial.
m&d: slick mouth, medium bodied. Very drinkable DIPA.
vtafro (3223) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Backlog) Draft at blind tiger for eyedrinkale’s birthday 9/14/2011. Orange/copper pour with ran head. Light citrus, pine, and earthy flavors. Sweet hop and light butter off aromas.
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - JUL 31, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Candied marmalade nose with herbal notes very English toffee pepper herb. Golden orange pour no head. Flavors of marmalade toffee pepper herbal notes danky aspects. Lingering residual sugar. Sweaty English hop notes. Meh.
nearbeer (3665) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 17, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pint on tap at Tylers Taproom Durham. Nearly opaque orange with a lasting film of cream. Aroma is orange, resin, tangerine and a touch of malt. Taste is zesty tangerine, flowery resin, caramel and a bit of booze. Medium body has medium carbonation and is well balanced.
gkeh (189) - Texas, USA - JUL 10, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Hay Merchant, Houston. Very enjoyable beer. Nice head and great lacing, the color is dark orange. Aroma is typical DIPA stuff, big citrus, tropical fruits, etc. Taste is the same. Great DIPA, but it can’t touch Apex.
Bule (732) - California, USA - JUL 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Taps in Petaluma. Pours a yellow amber color with a bit of head. Mild hops and noticeable alcohol.
Lothore (548) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
A- pours a deep copper color with a nice, frothy, off white head.
S- Citrusy, grapefruit, light caramel
T- resiny and piney up front leading into stone fruit notes of tangerine and apricot and finishing with grapefruit and a resiny bitterness.
M- medium bodied with ample carbonation
D- really excellent dipa. That does everything you want it to while being an absolute kick in the teeth of hops.
IrishBoy (3822) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Libertine Nose is spicy and floral hops with some bubblegum and a hint of vanilla. Hazy bright orange with a medium white head. Flavor is moderately bitter with a spicy peppery caramel note. Not your typical California DIPA.
Rrauth (1185) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Imported from untappd iphone. comes as close to my memory as possible. on tap at ridgewood
Beerman6686 (4301) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured a hazy orange with a white head. Aroma of gtapefruity hops, some herbal notes, caramel, and booze. Flavor was boozy sweetness and over the top bitter hops. Not great.
wheresyourball (491) - El Cajon, California, USA - JUN 17, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Churchills. Amber pour. Nose is grapefruit, lemon, pine. Flavor follows with some grass and alcohol burn. Ok but not as sweet as most DIPAs.