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RATINGS: 1703   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 112   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Founders most complex, most innovative, most feared and yet most revered ale produced. Massive in complexity the huge malt character balances the insane amount of alpha’s used to create this monster. More IBU’s than any brewery has documented, more than you would believe and dry-hopped for twenty-six days straight with a combination of 10 hop varieties. Dangerously drinkable and deliciously evil. We dare you to dance with the Devil. 112 IBUs


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
maltman53 (465) - Corrales, New Mexico, USA - SEP 11, 2016
Bottle pours nearly mahogany color with a persistent tan lacy head. Huge root vegetable aroma with dank hops. Full-bodied balanced taste with dirty hops popping through. This 12% monster tastes more like an imperial scotch ale than a triple IPA. Overall, very well balanced considering its ABV and if you like heavy scotch ales this will probably delight you. If you’re looking for more of the Russian River triple ale style it will delight you less so.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25388) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 9, 2016
Bottled. Copper colour, small slightly off-white head. Aroma is caramel malts, some fruits, mild toffee and resiny notes with mild sweet alcohol as well. Flavour is quite strong on the floral and fruity bitterness, but also has some sweet malts, mild alcohol as well as some nutty and slight spicy notes to it as well. Big brew, but still very balanced.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Yased (152) - MEXICO - SEP 8, 2016
De la micro cervecera Founders(USA) esta Triple IPA de nombre “Devil Dancer”, contiene 12% ABV y 112 IBU’s de amargor, Founders originaria de Grand Rapid’s, Michigan hace esta receta de forma anual empleando 10 lúpulos distintos de los cuales algunos cambian cada año, el estilo Triple IPA aun no se encuentra en el Beer Judge Certification Program(BJCP) y no hay un estándar bien establecido, aunque algunas cerveceras ya están categorizando algunas de sus recetas con este termino. En apariencia es una cerveza con una buena cantidad de espuma, perlas compactas y cristalinas, tiene un color rojizo con destellos dorados, considerablemente turbia, en el cristal se aprecia un cuerpo pleno que deja marca. El aroma es increíble y penetrante, los diez lúpulos se pueden oler desde muy lejos, aportan mucha complejidad, desarrollan aromas a mandarina, durazno, maracuyá, naranja, muy frutal, hay dulzor a caramelo tambien bien proporcionado, muy distintivo el olor de esta cerveza principalmente lo tan concentrado que se percibe el carácter a mandarina. En sabor es increíble y tiene bien merecida la calificación en Ratebeer, tiene un amargor muy marcado y aunque de principio se pudiera percibir como agresivo la malta lo equilibra con una buena cantidad de dulzor, el alcohol tambien esta muy presente, en el paladar se distingue y tambien en la garganta causando una ligera tibieza, los lúpulos son los elementos que mas se destacan y producen sabores a mandarina, durazno, mango, maracuyá, algo de frutos rojos, de las maltas como ya dije esta el dulzor que nos brinda carácter a caramelo, muy bien lograda, el aroma, el sabor y el aspecto son únicos, tiene un retrogusto cítrico pero tambien dulce que se percibe durante mucho tiempo después de haberla ingérido, una cerveza excelente.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beer_queue (9) - California, USA - SEP 7, 2016 does not count
Appearance: Dark mahogany/copper; short-lived, medium head. Slightly translucent. Smell: Of course very hoppy; blends of earthy & piney hops jump out followed by soft syrupy sugar and spice. Taste: Immediately hoppy up front with an array of earthy hops just like the nose. Transitions into a dark caramel & honey sweetness before finishing up with more (tart) hops and a warmth of booze. There are some spicy notes going on here, too, that lingers with the hops in the finish. The bold hop flavors are backed up by malts & sugars; all balanced very well. Texture: Full body with very low carb; definitely hot from all that booze. Overal: Despite being 112 IBUs it’s not overwhelmingly bitter; all of the hops are balanced with some spice & sweetness. The alcohol at 12% is quite well hidden, but the finish really shows how hot the beer really is. I’ll confess that IPAs aren’t my go-to style and that I haven’t had many “triple” IPAs of this caliber, but this one is for sure a favorite!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Samuel214 (555) - SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2016
Flaska från SB. Kopparröd, nästan lite kastanjebrun med krämbeiget skum. Stor doft av färskt granskott och stickig ananas. I bakgrunden söta, tunga toner av toffee och sockerkaka. Snygg balans mellan den stora beskan och sötman. En större, något oljig kropp, likt en barley wine. Stor sötma i inledningen som drar åt toffee- och kolahållet. Ganska snart kommer en stor, kryddig beska över en med massor av grönt granskott och peppriga toner. Lämnar en stor beska i eftersmaken och en liksom stickande känsla i tungan, en nästan domnande effekt. Känns som en extremt humlad barley wine.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Unde (890) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 3, 2016
Such a beautiful looking beer, reddish just slightly hazy orange beer with really big foamy head on top leaving a lot of lacing as it goes down. Aroma has citrus fruits, a lot of sweet caramel malts, some pines and grapefruit hop notes. Taste has grapefruit, pines, grass, herbs like licorice and tons of caramel sweetness. Maybe a bit of alcohol too but you can live with that. Really full mouth feel for a DIPA or as this is called, TIPA.

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2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Inbreak (4582) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2016
01.09.2016, 12 oz bottle shared with friends @ Royal GourmetBurger & Gin:
Nice creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly fresh concentrated grassy, leafs, fresh hops, moss, minerals, caramel malts, weeds, citrus peel, alcohol. Taste is dry concentrated harsh grass, weeds, citrus peel, harsh hops, grass, alcohol, cardboard, minerals, medicine, bark. Longlasting bitterness, harsh medical mouthfeel. Fair enough, but not really my cup of tea.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rostetti (179) - Oulu, FINLAND - AUG 27, 2016
Bottle from Alko. Pours dark amber with small white head. Aroma and taste both have malt, hops, alcohol and some spices. It is very bitter and definitely didn’t taste as strong as 12%, so it was very drinkable. Very good!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Psytron (1920) - Turku, FINLAND - AUG 27, 2016
Mild smell of hops. Copper colour, beige head. Aroma of hops, spruce, grass, finishes with alcohol. Amazingly hidden ABV. Medium carbon, viscous texture. Bitter. Heavy body.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (12885) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2016
On tap at Copenhagen Beer and Whisky Festival. Hazy amber with a lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with fruity notes and pine. Sweet and bitter flavour with citrus and pine


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