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RATINGS: 2484   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Hoppier, maltier and with more alcohol than a standard IPA, Hercules Double IPA definitely is not for the faint of heart. Hercules Double IPA is, however, an elixir fit for the gods. A brash but creamy wonder, Hercules pours a deep orange-coppery color, forming substantial lace in the glass. Hercules Double IPA delivers a huge amount of piney, floral, and citrusy hop aroma and flavor from start to finish. A hefty backbone of nutty, toffee-like malt character balances Hercules’ aggressive, punchy hop profile. 85 International Bittering Units (IBUs).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niller (1081) - Hammel, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2015
Bottle@Voldby. Pours orange with a good white head. Aroma and taste is hops, pine, tropical fruits, malts, light citrus, caramel notes. Oily texture. Soft carbonation. Nice bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nijstrom (272) - Turku, FINLAND - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle. Citrus (lemon and grapefruit), pine, tropical fruits and caramel. Moderate to high sweetness and moderate bitterness. A bitter and dry finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
alex_leit (976) - Minsk, BELARUS - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle. Transparent palrу amber color with good white foam. Aroma: citrus, fruity, fortified wine, light alcohol, like a good perfume. Taste with mild sweetness of nectar and the lightest white wine, good hop bitterness, pleasant malt body, light peppery aftertaste. Excellent!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
brewerale (143) - - OCT 5, 2015
Ótima breja, mas quero avalia-la novamente com mais calma.............................

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kalervo (896) - FINLAND - OCT 5, 2015
Kivääritehtaankadulla 9/2015. Very tasty strong IPA, strong malty body and biting bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chalumeaux (607) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Poured from tap at the Yard House. Pours amber with a nice one finger white head. Aromas of grass pineapple alcohol and citrus. Taste is ripe mango caramel and balanced hops. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Giochaurand (234) - FINLAND - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear amber with medium low head. Aroma is alcohol, grass, pineapple and other fruits. Great palate. Taste is complex, fresh, grapefruit and some resins. Also somehow it tastes like an armpit smells or something. Ha.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
seymour (1750) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Poured from bomber bottle into a nucleated pint glass, a crystal-clear deep reddish amber colour with white foam, long-lasting with lace. Gorgeous! Aromas and flavours were good but not as glorious. Stereotypical American IPA traits: tongue-blistering bitterness, grapefruit, pine resin, dank ganja, coarse weeds. Medium body and carbonation, very boozy and not in a smooth way, lingering aftertaste of super-alpha hops. My tastes have moved away from these kick-you-in-the-face hop bombs, even so I don’t know how on earth this receives a 100 rating. New Belgium Rampant Imperial IPA has way more nuanced flavours and is 1/3 the cost.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
scottm2588 (38) - Dumbarton, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2015
Pours clear golden/copper with a medium white head. Aroma is ripened tropical fruit and bread. Taste is ripened pineapple, mango, caramel, light citrus with a long lingering piney finish. An excellent DIPA, which is only slightly let down in the aroma department.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
johnnymusky (676) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Chriszfat had a old bottle or it was handled wrong...way solid double ipa...no chunks were floating...you gotta hold em up to the light me boy and make sure they are ok....all the flavors r there.... great balance....solid brew!

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