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RATINGS: 235   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Hops have taken over the world. Permeated the senses of the minions. Hop Zombies now roam the streets. Lupulin ichor oozing from ravaged legions. Gorging, gouging, masticating. Salivating over insane hop flavours and aromas. The time is nigh. No more festering away in hopless oblivion. Join the HopZombie Revolution.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosenbergh (6838) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 29, 2014
500 ml bottle. The Black Door, Helsinki, Finland. Clear amber golden colour with a tiny off-white head. The aroma is strong... Very sweet caramel, fruits, grapes, mild sourness and mild bitterness. Quite fascinating aroma. The flavour is a bit more harsh but still interesting. Moderate bitterness. Caramel sweetness, alcohol, resiny and mildly grapefruity hops. Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (3771) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAR 26, 2014
500ml bottle @ Hilpeä Hauki, Helsinki

Pours dark orange with a white head. Nice aroma of exotic fruity hoppiness, raw hop cones, grass, citrus and crisp maltiness. Taste is slick, hoppy and exotic fruits and caramely maltiness. Finish is slick, fruity and zesty with some hoppiness and maltiness. Alcohol is quite well hidden, but could’ve used perhaps a bit more bitterness to make this even better for my taste. Still a very good DIPA, though.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
laiti (5695) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 26, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 28, 2014
50 cl bottle @ Hilpeä Hauki, BBE 17.09.2014
Aroma is very fruity with fresh hops, caramel and resiny malt. Flavour has caramel, some gluey tones, fruity hops and pineapples. Aroma was better than flavour (which isn?t bad either.) Gets some licorice aromas with sediment added.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mjs (4604) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 26, 2014
(Bottle, 0.5 l - BB 170914, at Hilpeä Hauki, 20140326) The beer poured deep golden and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had fruitiness, mango, creamy toffee, pine and malts. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were fruitiness, creamy toffee, sweetness, citricness, malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was hoppy, sweet and bitter. A very well done double IPA: balanced with pleasant hoppiness and strong body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olio (6211) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 21, 2014
50 cl bottle @ Pub Kultainen Apina. BBE 17.09.2014.
Pours clear golden color with a medium sized white head. Aroma of exotic fruits, floral hops hops, pine needles, resin and caramel malts. Flavor of resinous hops, caramel malts, pine, sweet exotic fruits and gooseberries. Mild grass notes on the finish. Slick and almost oily palate, lingering fruity finish. Excellent balance and very refreshing without being overly sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
onceblind (4078) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 10, 2014
Clear brilliant golden under a thin white bubbly cap. Lots of earthy pine resins and grapefruit rind on the nose. Flavor is very leafy and earthy bitter with a sweet lemon and orange rind tone and a nice peppery finish. Complex earthy fresh hop peppery flavor with a clean blonde malty finish. Really nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joe19612 (1847) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours a gold colour with a white head, the aroma is all passion fruit, bitter hoppy taste with a dry fruity finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sebo81 (5) - - MAR 8, 2014 does not count
An essential double IPA, in my mind it is the best out there. Very strong citrus/floral aromas and strong hoppy notes on the tongue. Very clean aftertaste in comparison to other beers of this alcohol volume. Brilliant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Muggus69 (1199) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - MAR 3, 2014
Draught Clear deep gold body, small white foam. Restrained nose; passionfruit & citrus hop. Plenty of toasty, light caramel malt. Rich on the palate, moderate carbonation, somewhat thick & chewy, oily sensation lingers. Hits home harder on the body - plenty of golden syrup & pale malt sweetness to pave way for big hop flavours of guava, pepper, ripe rockmelon, passionfruit. Strong bitterness to finish. The abv of this is somewhat an afterthought! Serious stuff - a great showcase of Kiwi hops!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
VictorStr (1289) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - MAR 1, 2014
Det som var riktigt bra med denna DIPAn var balansen, både i smaken och kroppen.

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