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Dark Horse Smells Like A Safety Meeting IPA

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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An extremely hoppy ale, that really does smell like weed.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
CraftBeerNick (1054) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 21, 2015
Bottle at home, bought from Biervana, Munich, drunk, 21st February 15. This poured murky, nice bit of head. The aroma is sweet malts, some hops. Taste is rich, bitter, citrus good sweetness, not crystal. Excellent balance. Really enjoyed this beast, lovely DIPA

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
njager246 (432) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - FEB 21, 2015
Aroma is is grapefruit and lemon, taste has a lot of citrus fruit some strawberry, very nice!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GranvilleTim (1730) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 18, 2015
Copper pour with a tan head. Aroma is hoppy, a little spiciness to them. Taste is a solid malt base with tasty hops. A wonderful drinking experience. Ok lacing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Madsen1635 (355) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 12, 2015
Bottle. Hazy copper pour with tan head. Aroma is really strong with herbs and some sweet malt. Full taste with lots of power. Fades quite fast and leaves you with a taste of liquorice in the mouth. A powerful beer

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (11585) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 9, 2015
Fonefan 300814. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is peaches, sugar, malt, pine, grapefruit. Flavour is sweet, peaches, sugar, malt, pine, grapefruit. Full body. Nice beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (5206) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2015
On draft at the Pump House. Almost clear golden with a nice layer. Nice floral and pine flavors and aroma. This is well hopped but with some nice caramel beneath. A little caramel and yeast. Pine leads the hop profile. I didnít get anything like weed but it was fairly tasty.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
drowland (6502) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - FEB 7, 2015
10/4/14. Sampled at Billís Oktoberfest party, I believe. Orange pour with a small khaki head, mild lacing. I donít know if this was a little old or if itís overrated, but I found it mediocre. Earthy, floral aroma, sweet honey, malty, dishrag and minerals. Bitter flavor, chalky, minerals, earthy, floral, honey, malty, caramel. Meh.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hansen (7071) - Assentoft, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2015
Amber coloured and hazy. Has an off-white head, lasting. Heavy hoppy aroma, floral and rubber. Nice flavor. Sweet, cookie, heavy hoppy finsih. Nice citrus.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zita (5069) - Assentoft, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2015
old hoppy ,grass aroma,amber, hazy, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, hoppy ,malty soft light bitter

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (11060) - Randers, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2015
Bottle. Creamy White good mostly lasting head. Dark amber colour. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy intense aroma. Heavy bitter flavor. More caramellic than most IIPAs. Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate. Nice.


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