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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).


4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gbgbrouge (24) - SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2014
Bottle from Swedish SB. Pours dark amber with a slight haze. Aroma inviting with clear citric notes and a whift of pine. Taste is hoppy bitter but well balanced with a sweeter roasted malt body. Alcohol strength punches through and is a little too strong for my taste. Overall a very well composed and very nice beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dutch23mp (278) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Heavy on aroma as well as Alcohol love the taste but it is not enough to hide the punch that is why for me it is a bit of a downer

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SandB (26) - SWEDEN - SEP 6, 2014
Kraftig humledoft, mycket citrus. Kraftig och fyllig smak med skön beska efteråt. Riktigt bra.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
avantdagare (134) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2014
4 finger beige head, amber body. Nose: Alcohol, fudge, raisins, grapefruit, oranges, dates, caramel and green pepper. Aroma: Resin, oranges, nuts, caramel, raisins, alcohol, pine, fudge, starfruit, grapefruit and green pepper. Long bitter ending.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Luvystypotables (676) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Unpleasant sour malt aroma, cloudy caramel colour without much head. Taste of hops, malt slightly sugary with an almost watery feel and slightly bitter malt finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dojken (213) - - AUG 31, 2014
Flaska. Frisk lite pepprig fruktig doft. Smaken balanserad o tydlig. Det känns att det mycket humle i ölen. Mycket trevlig o god efterbeska. Något spritig i smaken för att den skall trilla över 4 i betyg

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mep3222 (497) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Dank hoppy aroma with piney resin and even some weed aroma in there. Good. Taste is very malty but balanced by the hops. Hops are primarily the piney resinous hops. Bitter finish and almost dry, as dry as can get with 10% and malty. Well made double ipa, but not the flavor profile I prefer in an ipa. And a bit dank. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PhilJackson80 (316) - Oklahoma, USA - AUG 23, 2014
12 oz bottle. Tasted on 8/23/14. Beer from Moore Liquor. The aroma has slightly nutty Carmel & hops. The taste has good malt backbone & hop forward flavor. Overall a very nice DIPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kirk36 (134) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Easy drinking DIPA! No bitter end. Sweet and syrupy. I can down the bottle no problem. But can't walk after...oh boy! Curses.? A bit watery on the back end. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beer_est_deus (679) - örebro, SWEDEN - AUG 17, 2014
Dimmig, djup orange med orange skum. Doft: Humle, malt, alkohol, gräs, växtbeska, lite exotisk frukt. Smak: Humle, kola, barr, exotisk frukt, malt, alkohol. 4 1/2 kvar till bäst före, önskar att det hade varit mertill för jag tror den har mer att ge än såhär.


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