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RATINGS: 125   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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A wonderful big, rich, hoppy double IPA. Made with seven hops that start with "C": Cascade, Centennial, Chinook, Columbus, Challanger, Citra and Crystal!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13761) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2013
Bottle at DØE BeerFest 2013 - Thanks to ??? Cloudy yellow - white head. Nice bitterness, fruity hoppy, citrus, niec malty, cactus, resin, light resin, ok bitterness, cheese hoppy notes, lovely fresh hoppy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (11690) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2013
Courtesy of a generous guy at the Ratebeer meeting point at DØE. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - citrus and old hops. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 240513

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (11338) - DENMARK - JUN 7, 2013
Bottle. Hazy amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, hops, citrus and a little peach. Flavour is malt, fruit, hop, citrus, little peach, little dusty, little pine, little sweet and medium bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rune (8348) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2013
Taster poured from a big bottle. Thanks to fonefan at the ratebeer meetingpoint, ØK 13. Hazy, orange-gold body. Smell of apricot and pumpkin. Likewise, the taste profile is made up by sweet fruits, dusty hops and mid-sweet malts. More sweet than bitter to the finish. Smooth and well bodied, mostly hidden alcohol. A decent one, without being too impressive (Copenhagen, 24.05.2013).

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bov (9717) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUN 4, 2013
sample from bottle, courtesy of fonefan - cloudy orange beer with a moderate foam left; pretty flowery hoppiness; full-bodied, some sweetness below soon overwhelemd by a solid bitterness; dry, very long hoppiness (citrus and apricot)

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
saxo (14155) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2013
Sample @ DØE (unofficial). Nice head with good duration. Color is golden/amber. Aroma and taste are rich hops, flowers, little caramel, malt and citrus.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sigmund (5280) - Tau, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2013
Sample from bottle (unknown donator). Cloudy golden to orange colour, moderate white head. Sweetish aroma of orange marmalade and crystal malts, not as "fresh" as I hoped for. Hoppy flavour, medium sweet, not extreme for a double IPA, lacks freshness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6298) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 3, 2013
Bottle: &nsp Fiery amber, moderate off-white head, foamy, fairly nice lacing.   Big citrusy aroma, hoppy as well.   Smells very fresh and vibrant!   A bit candied as well.   Lots of citrus notes up front, certainly hoppy but this one isn’t overly bitter.   Has a nice enough malt base to counteract the bitterness.   This one is really citrusy, semi-sweet, some candied citrus peel and pith.   Very smooth.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Not a real floral over the top IIPA, nor overly bitter example, but what it does is provides a lot of flavor without being too bitter.   Very easy to drink, and one I would reach for often given the chance.   Thanks Austin for the bottle!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcos (1571) - Maryland, USA - MAR 21, 2013
Had at Josh Goode’s bachelor party. Decent amount of bitterness, pine, a bit sweet. Late in the night so don’t have the best notes.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dbarnold (1126) - Bethesda, Maryland, USA - MAR 20, 2013
Was not a big fan of this one, it was overly resinous and unbalanced. Tasted sticky, not at all refreshing, and the pine was overly prominent.


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