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RATINGS: 832   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 95   EST. CALORIES: 318   ABV: 10.6%
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Hop Henge Experimental IPA is our annual exercise in IBU escalation. An outrageous amount of Centennial and Cascade hops are added to each barrel, with a heavy dry-hop presence as well. It is dense and muscular, with a blend of crystal, pale and carastan malts creating an overall biscuity characteristic. It’s all hop, no apologies.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx77 (1020) - Oregon, USA - MAR 24, 2014
On draught at Deschutes Brewery & Public House. Crystal clear golden color. Aroma is pine resin and lightly bitter tropical fruits. Taste is caramelized citrus, sweet pine, grapefruit and passionfruit. Sweetly bitter hop finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bendrixian (988) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - MAR 23, 2014
Hazy golden amber colour. Huge hoppy aroma, makes me miss this brewery. huge aggressive hop celebration. More of the same on the palate. Amazing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
acearl (372) - The Ham, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 22, 2014
22 oz pour, dark orange pour with thick creamy white lasting head with decent lacing, smells of orange fruit pulp/skin, spice and a decent amount of alcohol, thicker texture, minimal carbonation, taste is strong biscuit malt, something kind of earthy funky, some bite at the end, alcohol is not hidden

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MunBro (132) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 20, 2014
Oh man this is amazing. Very fresh aroma of pine and citrus. I was worried it was going to be overwhelmingly pine flavored like Lagunitas Sucks but was very pleasantly surprised that it?s subtle and very well balanced. Great blend of pine, grapefruit, orange, tangerine, citrus, wood, and hops flavors. This was the first $10+ bottle of 2014 I can think of and not regret the price tag at all.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
igneous1 (1489) - Davenport, Iowa, USA - MAR 19, 2014
light copper color, clear, light carbonation, off-white head. very little lacing. aroma is mostly citrus with some pine notes and an herbal quality. flavor is light to moderate caramel, with plenty of pine and some grapefruit. hops obviously dominate, but there is enough malt to stand up to it. body is medium and there is a nice long bitter finish. pretty darn good.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
iwashappy (3) - California, USA - MAR 17, 2014 does not count
Wow. This is FANTASTIC! I was expecting a total in your face hop bomb, bit didn’t get it. This is an awesome high octane IPA with great balance for a super hopped beer.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
davidm (1926) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Aromas of citrus and caramel. Well balance of sweet and bitter. Great balance, exciting.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
RickTStiles (660) - Rochester, New York, USA - MAR 14, 2014
Pours golden with a thin white head. Aroma is caramel and flowers. Taste is hippy and very juicy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (9428) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 14, 2014
A hazed golden DIPA with a thin white head. In aroma, sweet caramel malt with light grassy floral hops, clover, nice. In mouth, a nice caramel malt with rye notes, clover, grapefruit pulp, very nice. On tap at Pint +Jigger.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sturmthis (220) - USA - MAR 13, 2014
22oz bomber shared. Smells like oranges. Hazy orange color with white foam. Very bitter taste. Nice IPA.


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