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RATINGS: 372   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 86   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Galactica, a hop staff wielding heroine, patrols in karate kick mode through the heavens. Her mission: cosmic combat to promote good beer. Dry hopped with Galaxy hops, a clean malt backbone enhances the dank and luscious IPA flavors.

rajendra82's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rajendra82 (959) - Alpharetta, Georgia, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Lovely, peach colored, body had a a little bit of haze when poured, and the two fingered head looked well proportioned atop it. Before bringing the pint glass up to my nose, I could already smell the hops. The aroma was very citric and piney as well. There was a ton of grapefruit on the nose. The taste was also emphasizing citric and tropical, rather than bitter, flavors, with some tangerine, grapefruit, and some guava and passion fruit. The finish was drawn out and drying. The beer was little thinner than typical for the style. I liked this one for being a bit different than typical a DIPA.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Itzjerm (1395) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - DEC 17, 2014
Cloudy but a nice head. Aroma is light tropical taste is sticky thick with a full body and carbonation weirdness. Malty very malty. Not a bad beer in general For a DIPA, there are better choices.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tommynh (47) - - DEC 9, 2014
Not really what I expected, nice hop scent, deep color, but the taste wasn't what I wanted. Seemed more malty than hoppy, also had a lingering aftertaste. Poured from a bottle December 2014, maybe it was old? ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Obfuscate (93) - Minneapolis, - DEC 3, 2014
Good double IPA, nothing that really separates it from the pack but a good one and worth a try. Pretty good malt backbone, sweet citrus and a mild bitterness for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mansquito (3550) - Nueva York, New York, USA - NOV 30, 2014
Winter Beer Fest, Philly: Pours copper with an off-white head. Aroma is citrus and sugar. Taste is rather on the bitter side. There is a lot of grapefruit. It is also a little bit sweet. I wasn’t all that impressed with this one. Still pretty good though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Headbanger (3386) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - NOV 29, 2014
12oz bottle 11/29/14 (Jewel Mix A Six)-40° in Shaker-Pours a murky amberish orange with a small off white head. Aroma of hops. Taste of hops, citrus, and malt. This medium bodied brew is well balanced and quite tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markas101 (1898) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 24, 2014
33 cl bottle, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. Hazy gold-amber colour. Thin head. Nice aroma, nectarine and hops without being too overpowering. Smooth, nice texture, stone fruit/passion fruit then a lingering banana hop finish. Alcohol creeps through at the end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
wazzawazza (29) - Geraldton, AUSTRALIA - NOV 24, 2014
Fruity scented and a nice dark orange colour. The taste follows the nose and kicks off as fruity, but mellows quickly and makes me want more. One for the senses.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
John25 (680) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Draft. Dark gold. Sweet dank hops, boozy, grapefruit, medium bitterness. A big double but very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chadski4 (130) - Los Angeles, California, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Interesting but not necessarily appealing. Found the grapefruit and maple syrup flavors to clash a bit. Finishes nice and bitter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
StevieT (735) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 21, 2014
From a bottle. Pours cloudy orange, tiny white head, malty aroma, not as hoppy as I’d expected, dangerously drinkable for such a strong beer.

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