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RATINGS: 310   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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (30902) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 20, 2008
Blind tasting at Papsoes place, another great session, thanks Henrik! Beer #31: Pours slight cloudy amber/orange with a fully diminished white head. Peach, pinewood and mild grapefruit aroma. Flavour is sweet caramel malt with a touch of hops with a light liqourice note. Ends dry and fruity hoppy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29217) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 16, 2006
An unclear orange beer with an orange head. The aroma is sweet with notes of grapefruit and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of grapefruit, oranges, and lots of hops, so You can sense the alfa acids, and it finishes off with a slight alcohol burn.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 26, 2008
(Handbottle 65 cl) Courtesy of BrianK. Clear, amber golden with a creamy, off-white head leaving some lacework. Fat, sweetish aroma of malt and peachy hops. Quite full-bodied, very sweet caramel and a fairly bitter finish. A bit too much on the sweet side. 190408

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joergen (20649) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 21, 2008
UPDATED: OCT 18, 2008 Draught at GABF 2008. Clear amber coloured with a medium sized off white head. Fruity aroma of hops and pine needles with notes of caramel. Sweet and fruity flavour of pine nedles and hops with notes of caramel and grass. Hoppy finish. Well balanced.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16539) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 10, 2011
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours an orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity hoppy piney grapefruit aroma. Fruity hoppy bitter pieny grapefruit flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13357) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2008
Draught at GABF 2008. Clear golden - white head. Honey, high hoppy, knækbrød, swedish flatbread, light sticky body, citrus, resin, light grass, high hoppy.... lovely.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 13, 2009
(Draught) Pours a clear yellow body with a tall aggressive off-white head. Aroma of toasted grain, pine, grass, and grapefruit. Flavor of hops (pine, citrus), toasted grain, and caramel malt.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11443) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 23, 2006
UPDATED: JUL 28, 2008 (growler, thanks TurdFerguson) Medium white head atop cloudy amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, pine, some grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, pine, grapefruit, light caramel. Chewy medium body. A bit astringent. (6/4/6/4/13)

(RBSG06, growler) Lightly hazed amber body with white head. Aroma is medium sweet, pine/grapefruit. Taste is moderately sweet, orange/floral/grapefruit, caramel. Medium-full body, some resin, light alcohol burn. (7/3/8/3/15)

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11078) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 15, 2007
on tap-pours an off white head and cloudy copper color. Aroma is sweet citrus hops, good secondary medium malt. Swirl it and it changes character to candy sugar, dark fruit, alcohol-like a Belgian quad? Taste is citrus/pine-hops, medium malt-sweet. Thick mouth feel, alcohol. Mild carbonation. Sipping.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2009
Date: March 31, 2006
Mode: Draft
Source: Barley’s, NC
Appearance: opaque amber, thin beige head
Aroma: sweet pine aroma
Flavor: rich carmel malt flavor with lots of citrus follow up

Date: July 02, 2006
Mode: draft
Source: tasting
lots of sweet grapefruit

Date: December 19, 2006
Mode: draft
Source: flying saucer raleigh
Appearance: first let me say i’m surprised how few notes I have on this beer after going through a whole keg of it
Flavor: so much wonderful sweet pine and grapefruit flavor, a bargain on two fiddy pint night at the saucer

Date: February 02, 2008
Mode: draft
Source: brewpub
Aroma: aroma is much more floral this year
Flavor: still big sweet crystal malt flavor with lots of citrus and pine hops, long bitter finish

Date: February 07, 2009
Mode: draft
Source: brewpub
Aroma: picking up a peppery spicyness in the aroma in addition to the sweet citrus
Flavor: lots of peppery character in the flavor as well, the spicyness along with a big earthyness cuts down on the sweetness creating better balance

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 16/20
Rating: 3.6/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **4


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