Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 4583   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04/5   IBU: 90   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Esquire Magazine calls our 90 Minute I.I.PA., "perhaps the best I.P.A. in America." An Imperial I.P.A. brewed to be savored from a snifter. A big beer with a great malt backbone that stands up to the extreme hopping rate. This beer is an excellent candidate for use with Randall The Enamel Animal! 90 ibu
Tasting Notes: Brandied fruitcake, raisiney, citrusy.
Food Pairing recommendations: Pork chops, beef, grilled fish, frites, focaccia, split pea soup, Stilton cheese & escargot.
Glassware recommendation: Snifter
Wine comparable: Sauvignon Blanc
In case you care... the average 12 oz. serving has 294 calories.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleksander9 (1364) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 28, 2016
Hazy copper with white head. Citrus, green leaf, tea and herbal. Sweet, round and spicy finish. Overall: old bottle

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
martjoobolut (3002) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 27, 2016
Bottle, bottled 11.2015 (from beergium). Pours amber. Aroma is sweet, grassy, caramel, malt. Flavor is sweet, malt, caramel, citrus. Alcohol is well covered. Finish is citroc bitter. Overall: very good.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mjmoen (324) - - MAY 26, 2016
B. Pours a clear amber color with white head. A little harsh, but full flavor

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tristanlaugher (244) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - MAY 26, 2016
A little boozy. From a bottle at a brazilian grill. Tasty brew, good hops. Good one

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
klm1 (916) - - MAY 26, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 29, 2016 pours amber color, clear, almost brilliant, with very stable creamy yellowish off-white head. Aroma: malt aroma, which takes on candied fruitcake, supported with hop aroma, which takes on pine, citruses and some other fruits. Flavor is practically the same, with the same notes menitoned above, but with somehow disturbing honey like sweetness before finish. Finish is slightly bitter, dry. Bitterness lingers in aftertaste. Malt sweetness and moderate high hop bitterness are pretty well balanced. Body is medium, texture soft, carbonation is moderate medium.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
CopterScott (245) - Kansas, USA - MAY 22, 2016
From tap at The P.U.B. in Vegas. Copper color with a nice off-while head that leaves lacing. aroma is citrus and caramel. Flavor has citrus and pine hops with sweet caramel malts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Satyroneto (306) - BRAZIL - MAY 22, 2016
Cor de ouro envelhecido com leve brilho, espuma de leve tonalidade amarelada de médias formação e persistência com bom lacing. Aroma muito agradável de caramelo e frutas cítricas amarelas (abacaxi e maracujá). Sabor de início maltado (caramelo e doce de abacaxi) com um final levemente seco e amargor suave. Retrogosto amargo e de calda de doce de abacaxi. Corpo médio e carbonatação média; álcool muito bem inserido. Altíssima drinkability.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Linnet (1673) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - MAY 21, 2016
Malty, caramel, sweetish, grapefruit, resin, alcohol, Amber colour, medium white head, lacing. Noticably sweet, big bite, ABV evident, malt forward, lots of hops, but somewhat subdued. Fullbodied, soft carbonation, bitter finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
fuzzcro (233) - Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2016
Nice tan head that lingers providing lacing but not excess carbonation. Color is a rich amber. Pleasant aroma. High ABV yet easy drinking...palate pleasing. At first I got bitter though not lingering and since I am a IPA newbie...it just might be that I don’t identify the hops flavor accurately just yet.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jyalpert (27) - - MAY 14, 2016
Tasted during DIPA shootout. Light aroma, light fruit, not too bitter, good integrated sweetness.

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