Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 524   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 200   ABV: 6.66%
Inspired by west Coast IPA’s on a trip to San Diego for the World Beer Cup and a part of an IPA showdown with Hallertau Brewery . Only 1000 litres of this insane hop joy have been created. The rumour has started that Epic Armageddon IPA is "the sole reason there is a global hop shortage".

Melker's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Melker (244) - Göteborg, - MAR 7, 2013
Clear amber/yellowish color. Medium white head with small bubbles. Aroma of tropical fruits, grass, resin, bread, caramel. Fruity taste, caramel, bread. Finishes a little bit dry and bitter. Good balance between malt and hops. I thought this would be hoppier but since it has been shipped all the way from NZ it’s not very fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LLaurin (81) - Motala, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
Porsche amber with a of white head and clear. Nose and palate with typical citrus notes . Rich palate with lasting bitterness and remarkable strength. Enjoyable beer in all ways.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tombutlin (121) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 18, 2015
Glorious. Strong pine & resin with a hint of fruit. The fruit really kicks in when you taste it - bananas and pineapple. Long and smooth bitterness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DruncanVeasey (7881) - NUNEATON, TOP, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2015
Bottle from Nacka Forum Systembolaget, 29/10/15. Pale ruby slicked and ringed with white. Vomit-streaked Southern Comfort aroma full of peachy caramel sweetness. Peach boiled sweet and iced tea rose water flavour on the wrong side of sweetness. Too much malt and peach.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dahlstrom (69) - gasvetksgatan 3, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2015
33 cl bottle from Systembolaget. Golden coloured with a medium white head. Grasy and floral aroma. Taste is grassy and floral, with caramel. Medium bodied. Medium carbonation. Medium bitterness. A very well balanced beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
canadiankiwi (49) - - SEP 28, 2015
Strong hop smell. Same with the taste. Quite nice. Copper color poured from bottle with small head

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (7877) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 19, 2015
nice does of pine resin, citrus and floral hops. Also a little sweet and a little malty, but overall a very good IIPA that finishes bittersweet and piney.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 1/20
Wischylini (211) - Grimstad, NORWAY - SEP 10, 2015
Pours clear golden, with a medium white head. The aromas are pine resin, and citrusy hops. The taste is dry and bitter, and the mouthfeel is thin. The aftertaste is moderately long. Unbalanced, uninspired, bland and boring; even for an IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pdubyah (553) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 28, 2015
Awesome, Love the level of bitterness balanced but the sweetness in the middle then that slightly bite at the finish - pause - repeat. Brilliant Florals and fruits, looks fantastic, really is a trend setter for hop forward IPA beers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
waiake (534) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 22, 2015
fine aroma of fruit hops & pine as poured gold & lacy tastes as good all bitter hops with floral tangy fruity lingering flavours

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kerrmatt (31) - NEW ZEALAND - AUG 15, 2015
Re rated. An old favourite and better than ever this year. Looks as an IPA generally does. Nice Citrus, floral, pine and orange. Dominant Simcoe notes, great balance and pretty unique while still fitting style

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