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RATINGS: 201   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 115   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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And so it was written.......
According to Mayan and Hopi calendars the "transition from one world age to another" will happen on December 21, 2012. As an homage to the "transition" DC Brau has concocted an Imperial IPA named "On the Wings of Armageddon".


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olsvammel (3548) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Hoppy and fruity smell with a malty aroma that moves towards cookies. Similar taste, nice malt base that was sweet like cookies. Very nice DIPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (11429) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Somewhat hazy golden beer with a decent offwhite head. Hoppy citrus aroma, pine, mango, peach, floral, some caramel. Hoppy citrus flavor, pine, grassy, mango, caramel, hay notes. Really good!

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (19932) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 3, 2014
Canned at SBWF. Hazy amber, small head. Rich aroma of sweaty grapefruit. Mid sweet with solid body and rounded mouthfeel. Rich concentrated grapefruity hop aroma . sheer hop juice. Long finish with good bitterness. Unusually attractive DIPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mad_Ferret (660) - SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2014
Can @ SBWF 2014. Hazy golden orange, nice thick head. Grapefruit, caramel, biscuit and pine aroma and same goes with the taste. Just enough sweetness, alcohol is fairly hidden, good bitter finish. It’s pretty simple and straight forward, but very well carved and tasty. Moreish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (4697) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 27, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 8, 2014 12oz can. Unfiltered orange. Foamy, soapy head. Garlic, green onion hop tones. Scallion. Pretty nice IPA. Thick, but nice balance. Rich.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (2601) - FINLAND - SEP 27, 2014
@sbwf14. Orange hazy. Soft caramelly, marmeladdy fruity. Pines. Nice balance here. Just a hint of overcaramellization and booze.

-- bb

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hermod (3449) - Vantaa, FINLAND - SEP 26, 2014
From can @ sbwf14. Hazy amber, thin white head. Musty, fruity, caramel aroma. Flavor has tropical fruits, like Grapefruit, gooseberries, and some sweetish malt. Dry. Very bitter. This got everything an IIpa should have. Awesome. Just awesome.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gyllenbock (5012) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Hazy golden/orange with a white head. Fresh with a lot of hops, grapefruit, pineapple, hay and light malt. Also some alcohol. The finish was long and bitter.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
riversideAK (5624) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Tons of biscuit cracker white pepper and onion garlic? On the nose. Hazy orange golden pour white ring of foam. Dough black pepper dank onion white sugar. Lingering dank and dough. Dry malty finish with a soft hop presence. Meh.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tia (1008) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Tap @ Birch & Barley. Orange with creamy head and decent lacing. Pithy grapefruit and floral. Flavor is initially sweet and floral then bitter. Nice sharp hoppiness.


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