Westchesterco (662) - mclean, Virginia, USA - OCT 15, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Poured from a bottle it is a cloudy golden color with a massive white head that receeds. The aroma is of citrus and some hints of grapefruit The taste of the beer has a tangy flavor that resonates the citrus in the beer. It has a strong bitter ending
Iphonephan (2207) - McLean, Virginia, USA - OCT 15, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From a 22 oz bottle shared in Avon NC. Pours a clear copper with a thick white head. Aroma of citrus and grass. Lots of caramel malt to smooth out the big hop flavors. Bitter, but not over the top, finish. Nice.
kermis (3649) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft sample at Epic Brewing taproom, Denver. Pours (nitro) hazy orange golden with a thick off white head. Aroma of grapefruit, light floral, fruity hops. Flavour is moderate sweet and over moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
MrHangover (1786) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Nitro pump @ Epic taproom. Pours a cloudy golden pour with a creamy, big white head on top. Aroma is floral hops, caramel and and herbal hoppy influences. Flavour is intensely bitter, very hoppy with big grapefruit flavors in there. Medium long, bitter and dry finish. Epic brew.
BoostIPA (962) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - OCT 2, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, release 70. Pours a cloudy, murky amber with a small head. Aromas of sweet malt water with bitter. Taste is malt forward with a blast of tylenol astringency and lingering brashness. Meh.
Imaena (1628) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 29, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle in Hood River OR. This is a really big hoppy IPA with a nice malt backbone. Good stuff.
jookos (1304) - FINLAND - SEP 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Coppery. Fruity citrus hops, some apricot and autumny leafyness. Caramel medium full bodu with a piney finish. Quite nice.
Hermod (2563) - Vantaa, FINLAND - SEP 27, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy orange, thick white head. Citrusy, hoppy aroma, cats piss. Flavor has grapefruit, pine, caramel. Typical dipa, not that much caramel though. Dry bitter finish.
Daytonbeer (512) - Ohio, USA - SEP 26, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours bronze with bright whit head and no lacing. Aroma of citrus, floral, and some sweet malts. Also slight dank. Taste is the same with strong malty backbone and booze.
KansaiBeerLvrs (875) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 25, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
On draft. 500 yen 9.1% at Tadg’s Epic Event. A quite hoppy beer, lots of floral & pine notes. A bit too bitter for me.