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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".


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (916) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Tap. Hazy yellow pour. Pine, grapefruit , white spice. Light to medium body. Malty and bitter finish. Smooth body with light carbonation

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
obxdude10 (2076) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 19, 2014
I was extremely disappointed in this beer. I sampled this on draft the Railroad in Linfield. The beer poured a light orange color with a thin off-white head. The nose was big and powerful, with notes of alcohol, fruity hops, whiskey and sweet malts. The flavors and body were also very strong with grape, whiskey, alcohol and more sweet fruity hops. I didn’t sense an overwhelming flavor of hops, which should be there in a double IPA. This beer seemed to be more about upping the alcohol content and brewing a powerful and strong beer. The only time the hops really took center stage was in the finish and the aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerdedone (2730) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Can. Pours a hazy golden amber with a thin off-white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, grapefruit, orange pulp and caramel. Flavor of sweet pale malts, orange peel, pine resin, citrus and had a touch of caramel with a semi dry finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kambei70 (644) - - JUL 16, 2014
On tap at Pizza Paradiso in D.C. Pours a hazy golden orange with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, pine and citrus. Taste is bready with caramel, grapefruit, big herbal and floral hops. Smooth and not overly bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Slipstream (2073) - USA - JUL 12, 2014
Thanks to my cousin! This is a sweet, weighty IPA. It is a little punchy and boozy, but is nicely complex on the palate. Quite good overall.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
alexsdad06 (5865) - Ohio, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Can shared with DrSilverworm in May 2013 notes. Pours a hazy golden orange color with a medium sized off white head that leaves sticky lace. The aroma has a wonderful grapefruit citrus, resin, some dank hops, caramel and toasted bread. The flavor has thick grapefruit citrus, resin, some sweet caramel that cuts the bitterness a bit, toasted bread, long lasting bitterness through the finish. I would love to have this around in cans all of the time.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
IrishBoy (3882) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUN 23, 2014
12 oz can from TheEpeeist. Dated 04/11/2014. Nose is pine resin, citrus, mango, and a hint of pineapple. Murky yellow orange with a medium cream head. Flavor is moderately bitter with plenty of resin and tropical fruits. Very nice beer from DC.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
budznsudz (571) - Audubon, New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Drank from can. Hoppy resinous pinecone, sour lemon boozy esters. Taste is bitter hop resin, exotic fruit and citrus tartness. Really good.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
EamonTheGreat (154) - USA - JUN 16, 2014
Had out of a can that was about 2 months old. Strong citrus/piney aroma. The taste is of piney bitterness with hints of citrus and caramel. Overall a great IPA that I'd love to try fresh. Piney citrusy carmel goodness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brigg (521) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 13, 2014
(Growler from D’Vines in DC) Murky copper body with a big, disappearing head. Sweet caramel malt aroma with moderate alcohol, pine hops. Medium body, oily-silky mouthfeel. Orange hop flavor, a little spice, hay, and peach; bitter finish.


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