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Double Mountain Killer Red
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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.71/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 88   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Fresh Hop IRA
Mother Nature is a wonder. Each year she decrees what her bounty will bring, regardless of what we think it should be. Thusly, Sodbuster Farms in Salem brought us two varieties of fresh hops; Perle, and Sterling. The consortium of these hops provides the Killer Red with aromas of blood orange, pineapple, and forest. A healthy malt bill balances the top end and lends candied fruit, biscuit, and caramel character to the tongue. When life hands you hops, make fresh hop beer!.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrFecesious (1091) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 14, 2014
Draught at Darby's. Cloudy amber. Aroma of citrus juice, caramel, candied sugar, pine. Taste is juicy sweetness, and citrus zest bitterness. Nicely balanced.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrewje41 (647) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - DEC 11, 2014
500 mL bottle poured. Pours a fizzy orange cooper color. Fresh hops aroma from a distance. Sweet light apple juice like flavor with a long sweet finish. Touch of caramel. Majority of the hops are in the aroma. Good flavor though. Nice fresh hop here.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thegreenrooster (3299) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 11, 2014
Pour is a murky brown with a large tan head. Aroma is full of piney hop resin and some caramel malt. Flavor is more of a dank hop with a large sweet malt with some notes of molasses and sugar covered berries. This was more of a strong ale than IPA. Still this was quite tasty with a sweet but not overly heavy malt and the hop are there lingering in the backround.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gerbeer (1989) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 26, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pours a dark amber with moderate head. Aromas of toffee, resin, pine and oranges. Flavors are similar, somewhat sweet with a very light grassy finish. Nicely balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PacNWDad (107) - Washington, USA - NOV 8, 2014
11/8/14 - 22 oz bottle poured into an ale glass. Pours with a frothy, white head that dissipates quickly leaving a film. Copper colored and slightly cloudy. Tons of lace on the side. Spruce and pine aroma, green apple, with butterscotch and roasted malt. Starts bitter, slightly metallic, with a slightly sweet finish. Medium body, well-carbonated, rich, long finish. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiulijn (15227) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 8, 2014
Draught at Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar (W. Broadway), Vancouver, 10 oz
Hazy amber color with small head. The aroma is malty, biscuity, mellow, fresh, fruity: sweet oranges, plums, hint of tropical (7.5). Lean mouthfeel; the malt flavor has a mild caramel accent, light residual sweetness, the bitterness is well controlled, there is plenty of orange flavor, but a bit of paper too in the final.
The fruitiness in this beer is original and under the spotlight. Excellent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pictoman (608) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 4, 2014
Poured from the tap. Orangey brown with off-white head. Aroma of apple, citrus hops, and caramel malt. Flavour same. Excellent balance of hops and sweetness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JStax (3233) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Bottle pour. Pours a copper color with a beige head. Aroma is bitter and grassy and a bit fruity. Tastes like berry forward cotton candy. Medium carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cstuartj (1002) - Washington, USA - OCT 24, 2014
On tap. Pours golden yellow with a thin head and some lacing. Nose is big grassy floral, fresh hops and pine, delicious. Taste mostly delivers on the nose, hops, pine, citrus notes. Very dry and clean. Not sure why itís a red, itís a great IPA to me.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (2589) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 21, 2014
On Tap at the River Room, Whole Foods Boise hazy redish amber with a nice light tan head. Coarse lacing that is spotty. Nice modest woody malt flavors and fresh fruity slightly citrus hop flavors. pretty dry and liveley


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