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RATINGS: 311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 126   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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Foothills’ first high gravity beer may have you Seeing Double. The hops are balanced with just enough body to craft a highly drinkable brew. Expect a full body and a hint of citrus from the seven varieties of hops added to the brew. IBU: 126.


3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
agl108 (786) - Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 28, 2014
22 oz. bomber. Faint, sweet nose. Poured burnt orange with creamy off white head. Sheets of lace. Flavor is sweet malt, caramel, a touch earthy that finished bitter with a burst of grapefruit rinds. Medium bodied, a little chewy but smooth. Definitely not a fresh bottle but this has aged nicely.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
GTAEgeek (1216) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 22, 2014
22 oz. bottle shared with Ian. Pours a light gold, with a medium, bubbly, off-white head. The aroma is caramel, light floral notes, and a lot of melon and citrus notes. Flavor is very sweet up front, but with a significant bitterness through the finish. Light to medium body, acidic, syrupy, and sticky. Overall, this is a very sweet and aromatic IIPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GandGKevin (920) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Decent double IPA. Floral aromas. A little too malty for my liking. Good citrusy hop flavors.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (3827) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Draft: Orange peel nose. Clear orange, thin head. Whole orange, lemongrass. Medium body, solid bitterness. Harsh carbonation, dry, alcohol not bothrsome.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
doctahdj (8) - Newport, Tennessee, USA - MAY 11, 2014 does not count
On tap at the Mellow Mushroom in Gatlinburg. Tulip glass. A very hoppy beer. Nice finish. First taste really shocks the pallet with all those IBUs, but it has a nice smooth finish, and nice aroma. For a strong beer, it is easy to drink.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
egg (77) - USA - MAY 11, 2014
Bottle on 5/11/14. Pours a moderately cloudy amber with a tight off white head. Aroma is fresh hops, grass, some fruit. Taste is pretty malt forward, sweet, earthy, caramel, followed by some moderate hop bitterness, grapefruit rind.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
firemarshal (157) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy honey orange color. Aroma is light citra, floral, marmalade. Taste is unexpectedly sweet. The hops are there, but overwhelmed by sweet malts. Bitter? Hardly. 126 IBU’s? Maybe 26. It’s good, but needs more hops flavor. Oh, and it’s very smooth. Don’t forget it’s 9.4%!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nikiel (877) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 25, 2014
Bottle from Jay with Willi. Pours a hazy gold with a nice lingering off white foam. Smells resinous of citrus caramel and sweet barley. Tastes sweet with alcohol, citrus and a hint of nuttiness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lothore (550) - California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
A - Hazy orange hue with a small, off white head S - Caramel, piney hops, resin T - Citrusey all the way through with caramel undertones and a sharp bitterness on the back end M- Medium bodied with ample carbonation and a resiney quality D- Extremely drinkable DIPA. Perfect for a hop head

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Prufrockstar (957) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Bottle thanks to jtclockwork. Pours clearish orange with white head, irregular lacing. Aroma: candied citrus (orange zest), resinous with caramel underpinning. Taste is moderately sweet with a rather bitter finish that lasts and lasts, but never seems to overcome the initial sweetness. Medium body, prickly carbonation.


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