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RATINGS: 1134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 71   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Double-Wide I.P.A. uses Columbus and Magnum hops for both bittering and aroma with Chinook hops added in the whirlpool. It is dry hopped with generous amounts of Cascade, Centennial, and Chinook hops. The resulting beer has a hop forward aroma, redolent of peach and apricot. The assertive flavor bursts with the citrus qualities of blood orange and lemon with a slight caramel malt backbone to balance the intense hop flavor. There is little restraint in the flavor of this beer; it is certainly not for the pedestrian palate.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fatehunter (1414) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JUL 13, 2012
Poured from a bottle into a tulip glass. Almost clear, rusty color. Half inch of head that stayed on for longer than I thought it would. Smell: Amazing. Hops, grapefruit come through big time. This is how an IPA should smell. Taste: Bitter, not as hoppy as I thought it would be. Grapefruit Almost a cream taste at the end. However, the bitter hop flavor comes again at the end. Nice finish. Mellow texture. Not as crisp as other IPAs. Lightly creamy. An IPA you can drink all day long. A tasty IPA but not overpowering HOPS.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Augdraught1981 (155) - Harlem, Georgia, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Pours an opaque tea color with a healthy white head. Very smooth for the ABV and a great use of flavoring hops which is the way I like my IPAs. There is the typical grapefruit but also some lemon & orange fruits. The bitterness is well balanced & smooth. Great!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
thomashall (201) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - JAN 3, 2015
12oz bottle. Pours hazy copper with minimal head. Piney hop smell with some sweetness...maybe toffee? Taste same with dry bitter finish. Okay beer...not my style.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
vandc01 (140) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Poured from a bottle with a best by date of 3/11/2015. Aroma - not a whole lot on the aroma...hints of some tropical fruit and pine, but not nothing dominate. Appearance - Orangish/reddish color to it. Slightly hazy. Taste - for a DIPA, I almost got a black licorice taste to it. I enjoyed it. Palate - Light bodied for DIPA...definitely has a nice after taste to it. Overall - I enjoyed this beer, but missing aroma for me to give it an "A" beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
robotopera (36) - USA - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle from WOB Ft. Myers. Pours a dark hazy red with a thick creamy head. Aroma is very rich mostly spruce with a bit of toasty malts. Body is light and wet with a bit of carbonation that makes an appearance at the back of the throat. Flavor is initially light which rises to a strong piney hop profile in the middle and fades nicely. The exhale is pretty mild but really highlights the depth of the flavor and makes you want to take another sip.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
firefly765 (151) - - DEC 9, 2014
12 ounce bottle pours a cloudy copper color. With very nice off-white fluffy head that lasts long. Nice Pine and some sweet toffee aromas. Full-bodied with some alcohol burn. Pine dominates the hop flavor A bit harsh in the end. Not great.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mainuh_man (253) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 8, 2014
12 Oz bottle. Pours hazy orange with a frothy white head. Aromas of citrusy hops and barnyard yeast. Flavor of piney and floral hops with sweet., honey flavored grain. Finishes with a citrusy hops linger and cloying sugars. Full body with a thick mouthfeel and mild carbonation. Overall, some nice flavors, but aroma is somewhat lacking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
haukur (1345) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - DEC 8, 2014
Orange looking with a firm head. Aroma is piney, slight hint of tropical fruits and malty. Sweet and bitter. Boring.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Albertsen (76) - Tromsř, NORWAY - DEC 5, 2014
Nice amber colour, good foam and a rich beautiful taste. High bitterness, almost no sweetness ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
maltman53 (408) - Corrales, New Mexico, USA - NOV 30, 2014
Pours hazy blood-orange. Hop forward aroma, redolent of peach and apricot. The assertive flavor bursts with the citrus qualities of blood orange and lemon with a slight caramel malt backbone to balance the intense hop flavor. Overall, an excellent DIPA, greatly balancing its 8.5% ABV with hops and malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ohpooratlas (52) - USA - NOV 23, 2014
Bottle poured. Copper color with off white frothy head. Has a nutty malty aroma with citrus hops. Medium body and lightly carbonated. Starts off with a hint of sweetness but finishes very bitter. The bitter after taste sticks around for a long time.

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