RateBeer
overall
100
99
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1538   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Double Jack IPA is our first ever Imperial IPA. It features a big malty middle to cloak the high alcohol and mouth puckering hop bitterness. Huge tangerine, grapefruit and juicy fruit aroma blossom over the herbal blue basil and malt earthiness of this aggressive beer. Best enjoyed in moderation.


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
pinkzambia (1641) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 23, 2012
Tap @ The Front Door: Crystal clear like dark apple juice. Nice fuzzy head and abounding with juniper aroma. On first taste, you are confronted with a TON of taste - junipers, apricots, pine needles, some grapefruit rind and alcohol. The aftertaste is a bit musty and not as sweet and syruppy as many 2 IPAs but still excellent!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
adrosson (148) - California, USA - APR 20, 2012
#2 - tangerine! (22 oz bottle) #1 - Had a sip from someone else then they ran out. Need to try again liked a lot. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blairgus (3162) - California, USA - APR 20, 2012
20 apr 2012, bottle. Light gold and. clear. Nose is equally faint alcohol and grapefruit hops with prominent strong ale malt. Med body, slightly sugary, dainty fizzy. Pretty alright. Some strong ale alcohol with faint alcohol twinge and some reding bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bytemesis (4464) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - APR 20, 2012
The smell is the best part of this double IPA, citrusy and piney notes dominate. The beer pours with minimal head and has a nice, somewhat light appearance. The taste is certainly reminiscent of the aroma, but the alcohol notes are strong for me; not hidden well at all. Strong hop bitterness throughout the taste. For me this is a good, but not great, beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mar (5011) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 20, 2012
amber with a cream head. Nose is tropical fruits, sticky, fresh, grapefruit, and lightly bitter. Super smooth on the palate, sticky hops, bitter, grapefruits, and light citrus.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmohno (1234) - Iowa, USA - APR 17, 2012
Paleish orange pour with mild head,some lacing Good hop aroma fruity,sweet bready,pastry malt,tangerine,some floral,somewhat musty fresh fruit on the tropical side papaya/coconut etc.. Taste is hoppy with dry malt not quite toasty but a bit dry, sharp citrus hop sting on the tip of the toungepretty huge tangering taste and a rhindy orange/grapefruit type bittering some menthol/herbal-maybe the alcohol behind it.Id be curious how this ages. Strongly hop flavored/bittered with big tangerine taste upfront citrus some floral and in bittering with grapefruit or orange rind with sweet malt lurking in thebackground-overall.Id rather try the regular ipa-this is a double im not real huge on.I just wouldnt run out and get another bomber too soon.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
pmarren144 (36) - Auburn, New York, USA - APR 17, 2012
This is a great beer. Has a sweet taste, followed by the hoppy bitterness. Love this stuff. Bought a growler of this a week ago, highly recommend it.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rich916 (84) - Rancho Cordova, California, USA - APR 17, 2012
Draft @ Cattlemen’s, Dixon, CA. Pours a bright orange with a compact white head, Big aromas of fresh fruit-grapefruit, tangerine, floral and herbal. Taste of grapefruit and other fruityness, Nice dry bitter lasting finish. Good balance of sweet and medium bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rhialistic (156) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 16, 2012
From bomber. Pours a clear rich golden color with a small white head and tons of clinging and lacing. Piney resin-y hops, peach, biscuit , and soap on the nose. Taste had a little too much soapiness for me to fully enjoy, which is too bad because I thought the pine/peach contrast was unique. The mouthfeel is nice on this one, sweet, good carbonation, smooth citrus/resin finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
emanders13 (7) - PUERTO RICO - APR 14, 2012 does not count
Really enjoyed this one. Super piney aroma to me. Good sour orange aftertaste. Really like this one, just sad my glass is almost empty and the next one will be bought next time I visit the US.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 88 89 90  91  92 93 94 » 154


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50