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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
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A very special brew, originally made in honor of the 1,000th batch of beer brewed at our Sioux Falls brewery. Cascade and Summit hops dominate the flavor of this beer, giving intense citrus & pine character.


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3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
valorian (1) - - NOV 18, 2012
Beer is a hazy copper color. Very low hop aroma for a double IPA. More malty than a typical DIPA. Overall a very balanced beer. I prefer my DIPA more on the hoppy side.


4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjmoen (269) - - APR 21, 2016
B+. Pours a murky amber color with khaki head. Not too bitter, and decent aroma & flavor

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
darb85 (204) - Canton, Michigan, USA - APR 2, 2016
UPDATED: APR 4, 2016 Pine notes on nose. Clear Amber pour, 1 finger thin head. Strong booze lead. With cedar and grass in the make, dry finish. Not great but not terrible. Not a great example of a dipa

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenDV138 (5251) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 20, 2016
4 oz pour on draft at Granite City National Harbor. Clear golden orange with off-white head. Aromas of citrus, malt, light floral. Tastes of grapefruit citrus, malt, light floral and soapy notes. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheHOFF43 (1998) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - FEB 14, 2016
Tap in SLP. Pours a bright clear gold. Ring of head. Aroma is citrus and pine. Taste is slightly boozy, some citrus, pine. Grains/malts.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
euniceradio (388) - Worthington, Minnesota, USA - DEC 15, 2015
On tap to pint. Pours hazy copper, white sticky head. Aroma of caramel an sweet malts. Taste of malts. Big grain bill. Subtle hop citrus pine for a DIPA. Fail in my book.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
freekyp (1838) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - DEC 13, 2015
Batch 1000 is an easy drinking version of a DIPA. The nose come across as very fresh with sugary orange and pineapple, and light pine resin. An ample sweet malt backbone is tempered with bittering hops that depart cleanly in a flavorful finish that doesnít leave a lot of residual bitterness, but rather a pleasant light sweet fruitiness. Pours light caramel color with a 1 finger white head. Its not trying to armwrestle other bigger DIPAs and it doesnít have to. This is a one for the hop heads who have realized that 100 IBU juggernauts are not always the best approach.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pailhead (6276) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - NOV 13, 2015
On tap: The aroma consists of moderate citrus, a hint of candied orange, and mild grapefruit. Itís a slightly hazy amber with a small off-white head that fades to a thin film outlined by a slightly thicker ring. There is some thick webbing left on the sides of the glass. The flavor starts with moderate citrus/orange, and a hint of lemon. The finish has mild grapefruit. Itís medium bodied with soft carbonation and mouthfeel. Overall, this is very easy drinking, but I wish there was more bitterness in the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kathouse (1508) - Nevada, USA - NOV 10, 2015
Nice amber coloration with a decent foam. Piney aroma with hints of orange and lemon. Pretty bitter but the hop flavor comes through nicely. Finish is pleasing and dry.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (9732) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 6, 2015
Sampled from the tap at the St. Cloud location. Pours a hazy earthy gold with a near white head that dissipates completely. Aroma has notes of flora and bitter citrus with sweet grain backing. Flavor is more musty citrus with a touch of pine and a bit of grain backing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilovedarkbeer (2689) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Pours a reddish orange color. Notes of pine, and lots of orange citrus. A bit thin for such a high alcohol beer.


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