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RATINGS: 1623   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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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.


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4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BierBauch (784) - Cape Coral Waterfront Wonderland, Florida, USA - DEC 6, 2011
22oz Bottle from Wine & Cheese Place. Crystal clear copper color with a short head. Incredible hop aroma, mostly citrus and floral some pine and bubblegum, not unlike Dreadnaught. Reminds me of fresh Dread. Medium body, syrupy and slick leaving a sharp bitterness. Flavor is real fruity, tangerine and grapefruit come to mind with some nice underlying malt. Overall a real quality brew!


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tillmac62 (565) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - FEB 8, 2016
BOD 11/17/15. Clear amber pour (copper) with a hint of garnet. Outstanding head volume, world class lacing and retention. Outstanding, but a bit light, nose of sweet pink grapefruit. Heavy medium body with a creamy texture. Superb carbonation with a burst of effervescence in the middle and a nice prickly finish. The flavor profile is quite outstanding. Alcohol is covered, balance is world class and complexity is fair. It begins with a rush of sweet pink grapefruit that lingers through the finish. The middle has a moderate bitterness that is rind based and the hop flavor shifts more towards classic grapefruit. Slightly past the bitterness apex, the rich biscuit malt base delivers a bready wave of sweetness that has caramel aspects over a rising tangerine influence. The finish is a slow sweet fade of rind.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gnoff (9286) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - FEB 7, 2016
Bottled 650 ml thanks to Nisse666! Sampled on February 6, 2016 at crazy ticking evening with Thomas.
BB 11.02.2017
Clear amber to copper color, big off-white to yellow head. Hoppy, cream, citrus, caramel scent. Bitter, hoppy, sweet, caramel, citrus taste. Caramel, sweet, citrus aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, fairly high CO2, medium high bitterness. Some orange marmalade hints.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nisse666 (5580) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2016
Bottle from Saviure Biere cons 2016-02-06 Göteborg AR: fat tropical fruity marmalade, AP: orange coppery, frothy cream beige foam F: tropical fruity marmalade, tangerine, citrus, dry, great brew

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NBird (600) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - FEB 5, 2016
Looks.. Orange amber, sml head. Smells.. Big orange citrus, some grapefruit and fresh caramel malty. Tastes.. Big. It’s lots of grapefruit, orange citrus, really resinous, caramel malts...memory rating.. It was poured for me at a bar yesterday, not a bad way to start the weekend!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
David_Deas (15) - - JAN 30, 2016
A very solid IPA. The prominence of the malt backbone is what stands out most to me about this one. Very hoppy beer with a malt backbone usually found in higher abv amber ales. The flavors and aspects play separate on the tongue, but still not in a way that isn’t complimentary. Typical of a new school double IPA.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
Maris (1271) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - JAN 28, 2016
From a 355ml bottle on 28/1/2016. Pours a clear medium golden with a medium bright white head. Has a quite bold aroma with big fruity hops coming over the top of dollops of caramel malt. Exquisite from the first sip. As suggested by the nose, this has a big caramel malt background, followed by oodles of honey, and sweet mandarin, apricot strawberry and peach. The bitterness is big - grapefruity and resiny - lingering long with a hint of spice at the back. Has a full rich, body, average carbonation and has lovely mouthfeel. Displays supreme balance and depth. Damn. This is seriously right up there with the very best beers I’ve ever tried. Truly magnificent.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rosskyle (320) - - JAN 16, 2016
12oz bottle. Clear gold Amber color with a white head. Strong head retention and lacing. Strong hops aroma with some tropical fruit. Surprisingly smooth medium body with front end carbonation. Hops floral and tropical fruit flavor. Really well balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
scottm2588 (97) - Dumbarton, SCOTLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours a deep golden with a small white head. Aroma is mango, caramel, citrus, slight grass. Taste is big ripened pineapple, slight caramel, big bitter hop punch, citrus, long dry finish. Perfectly balanced with a big hop presence. One of my favourites.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ahuth (139) - - JAN 6, 2016
Bottled. Nice clear copper color. Has a bold hop taste. To me it has a citrus hint. Has a floral hop upfront taste. Excellent imperial IPA

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Serapac (295) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JAN 2, 2016
Bottle. Dark amber, medium off-white head. Aroma honey, pineapple, pine needles, apricot. Taste sherry, dried apricots. Bitter-sweet finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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