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RATINGS: 969   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
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Wookey Jack is our first foray into the dark outer world of black IPAs. Rich dark malts and spicy rye careen into bold citrus laden hops creating a new dimension in IPA flavor. This brew has been left unfiltered and unfined to retain all of its texture and character. At 60 IBUs, Wookey Jack is gnarly on the outside yet complex and refined on the inside.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jflopsu (531) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 1, 2014
Pours black with a light white head. Has a strong hop and light stout aroma. A strong citrus hop taste with bitter and roasted malts. A strong a lingering bitter aftertaste from the hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2218) - Florida, USA - JUL 29, 2014
Draft at Rattle N Hum. Dark brown pour with a light brown head. Mild citrus hop bouquet. Citrus hop and and dark roasted malt notes. Not overly bitter with a good body and mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jorn69 (911) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2014
Tap @ Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen 15/7-14. Malty and really hoppy with light light roasted notes, grapefruity, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry, bitter and hoppy.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
llcooldave (1076) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Black in the glass with a cola colored head. Wonderful spicy citrus hops aroma. More spicy citrus on the palate that morphs into a burnt pizza crust flavor. There is a bit of a minty citrus note in the aftertaste. Overall, nice and easy drinking but still complex... and not too pricy either!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
benpickens (403) - Camarillo, California, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Pours an oily black with a big tan head that holds well and leaves ample lacing; juicy citrus aromas on the noise; a hoppy hit than a coffee dark ale infusion finishing with a classic IPA finish. Complex.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SG111 (77) - - JUL 21, 2014
On tap, Pours a black color with a nice creamy tan head. Aroma is malts, with citrus mixed in. Taste is malts, coffee on the front with an absolutely perfectly balanced hop finish. Absolutely fantastic black ipa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jur (294) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 9, 2014 Draught @ Flying Saucer, Addison. Thick dark pour, full head. Full flavoured, smooth and thick because of the rye I guess, mild vanilla, heavy hop finish. Glorious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ARH (377) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 15, 2014
On tap poured into an IPA glass. The aroma is a burnt grain and fresh rye combination with some hints of sweet berries. It’s a dark, near-opaque, oily caramel brown with a thick tan head. The head reduces down to a thick ring and leaves an above average, puffy lacing. It’s highly burnt bitter (60 IBU seems likes an underestimate) with a light sweetness. The average amount of active carbonation helps the thicker texture to go down. It’s a full body with a light finish of dark fruit, some spice, caramel, and rye, but the aftertaste is heavily smokey and burnt - almost charred - with a dull spiciness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (466) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JUL 14, 2014
Bottle. Basically a perfectly balanced black rye ipa. Chocolate, citrus, dark fruit, light rye spice that comes in and out, medium carb, dark semi-rich malts on the feel, dry finish. Very complex and balanced for so much going on. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bif (1421) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Pours a black color with a creamy tan head and good lacing. Aroma of citrus, fruit, roasted malt and grain. Taste of roasted malt, fruit, bit of citrus and fresh grain. Nice bitterness and a dry finish. Pretty full body, smooth and creamy with a robust malty backbone. Excellent beer sets the standard for the style.

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