Cascade Dark Day IPA
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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 67   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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It’s finally here! Our long awaited homage to the longest night of the year comes out with rich flavor and a blast of hops. Celebrate the slow and gradual return of the sun with this delicious ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gription79 (2263) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Had on draft at yhe brewpub. Tropical/citrus fruits, a bit of dry roasted malt notes, soft bready malt notes, chocolate, resinous. Not a bad CDA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (4682) - Utah, USA - JAN 15, 2014
On tap at the Barrel House
Black with a medium sized beige head and some lacing. Aroma of pine, dark malts and chocolate. Flavors of roasted malts, pine and herbal

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
luttonm (2222) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 29, 2013
Draft at The Sixgill in Fremont, WA. Hazy black, foam. Interesting black IPA, on the roasty side, a bit muddled, but subtle and strong. Sweet mix. Nice enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
trevor211 (1305) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Cola brown. Nutty, slightly tinny aroma - not a big hop presence in here. Flavor follows suit. Really low on hops for a black IPA. Roasty malts cover what hops may once have been there. Tinny nuttiness dominates. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
douglas88 (6015) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Pint at Racoon Lodge. Pours a deep pitch black color with a large beige head. A nice fruity nose with chocolates. The flavor is bitter fruity hops, dank hemp, pine, cocoa and dark chocolates. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mcberko (6420) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 28, 2013
On tap at Cascade, pours a deep dark mahogany / near-black with a medium tan head. Aroma brings out roasted malt, toasted crusty bread, and some dry hopping. Flavour is similar, with a good balance between roasted malt and dry hops, with a little bit of a fruity kick, and a buttery mouthfeel. Great black IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Roasted malts on the nose, floral hops a little ashy notes, some oily dank resins as well. Pours black with a nice tan head. Flavors of roasted dark malts a little patent ashiness, earthy dank oily hop resins and some floral notes. Chewy roast and bitterness in finish. Decent but somewhat subdued.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crit (3350) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 2, 2013
Black, lasting tan head.Light dry roast/dry malt nose.Palate is more roast and earthy.Medium strength long bitter hop finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pdx77 (1367) - Oregon, USA - DEC 8, 2012
Taster at Amnesia Winter Ale Festival. More like a chocolate stout than a Cascadian, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwyerpg (4566) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Hmm, this is almost more like a hoppy stout than a black IPA. The hops are definitely there, especially in the finihs, but not strong in the body at all. In fact, the body just isn’t all that good. It maybe has some fruit notes. A beer in limbo for me. Must try again.

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