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RATINGS: 2521   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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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).


4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sudzluvin (13) - haverford, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2016
pours golden amber color with nice lacing..aromas of orange and pine...toffee carmel malt flavors some sweetness but well framed by pleasant hoppy bitterness..one of my favorites.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nurmis (251) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 16, 2016
355ml bottle from alko. Pours orange with with slightly tanned diminishing head. Aroma is fruity, citrus, little bit of caramel. Taste is light sweetness, very bitter. Nice finish to be savoured. You can sense the alcohol content on palate, texture is really thick. Good.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
dambor (349) - Berlin, GERMANY - JAN 8, 2016
Pours orange with beautiful, cream head, leaving a nice lacing on glass. Aroma: pine tree, herbs, citrus fruit, but also biscuit with a touch of caramel. Taste: nice pine tree with herbs coupled with citrus, followed bz a malty (but not heavy) backbone. The palate is increadibly long. The 10% ABV is not noticable at all. In fact this DIPA appears incredibly light (and thus dangerous), but has a long of complexity to offer. Simply fantastic.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gEUS (1685) - Linden, BELGIUM - JAN 7, 2016
bottle at home. pours dark copperish gold with a steady thin head. Immense exotic nose; pineapple, mango, tangerine peel. Overwhelmingly pine hoppy body (not too found of), pine bitters in the taste. Aftertaste of orange peel and bergamot.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kajser27 (1190) - Zagreb, CROATIA - DEC 29, 2015
Copper colored, some really small floaters, medium creamy off white long lasting head with nice lacing. Aroma is sweet caramel malt, bit toffee, strong floral, pine, less citrus hops, hint of alcohol. Taste is quite sweet caramel malt, bit toffee, loads of floral and pine hops some citrus, strong bitterness, dry finish and a lasting bitter grapefruity aftertaste, alcohol noticeable with some warmth. Full bodied, soft carbonation, resiny. Beautiful!

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattMal88 (20) - - DEC 22, 2015
Pours a copper color with a little head. Aroma is citrus hops and caramel malts. Taste is very caramel malt upfront, which I’m not a huge fan of myself in IPAs. Then the citrus hops come through with a bitter hop finish that is what I’m looking for in a double ipa. A little boozy but not overpowering considering the ABV. Leaves an oily feel on the palate that lingers. A decent beer but fell below expectations for me. A little too much malt for my taste but definitely worth a try if your a hophead like myself.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratto (123) - - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle bbe may 2016. Aroma fresh hops, cream caramel, passion fruit. Taste caramel sweetness which is overwhelmed fast with grapefruity bitterness. Long grapefruity and citrucy finish. Very bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Turtles (1650) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2015
Tap @ Taylor Jones with a twist. Hazy amber, medium size compact with head, rich lacing all over the walls of the glass. Deep pine and caramel nose. Really smooth mouthfeel. Fruity and malty taste with pineapple, citrus zest, grapefruit. caramel and pleasant pine.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jahe (135) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2015
From tap copper coloured with thick white head. Pine pineapple citrus malt in aroma. Full body with small bubbles, thick. Pine and toffe and malt and a heavy nice bitterness

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrewBrain (137) - Florida, USA - NOV 22, 2015
UPDATED: JAN 16, 2016 Tap at Yard House. Medium amber, slight haze. Nice head. Fairly intense citrus and other fruit, floral aroma. Light toasty malts, nice balance, hop heaven. Nice strong bitter finish, not overwhelming. Refreshing. Delicious. 2nd review: from bottle, mega head, very piney, more than I noticed 1st time, still very good.


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