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RATINGS: 2471   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96   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).

UDBeernut's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut (2239) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - FEB 28, 2012
bottle poured into a snifter a: nice amber brown hue, large off white head with pretty good retention. s: piney hop aroma catches my nose, followed by slight citrus and biscuit t: a nice piney and citrus taste followed by buscuit at caramel. Pretty well balanced , this DIPA is more sweeter than most. m&d: medium body, little carbonation. Slightly slick and buttery mouth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
brewerale (118) - - 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 (874) - 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 (504) - 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 (209) - 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 (1707) - 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 (34) - 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 (631) - 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!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackafholmes (752) - - AUG 16, 2015
Keg at brewdog bar, Sheffield. Clear amber with lacy small white head. Aroma is pruney and malty. Taste is bitter and malty. Medium body but a bit heavy on the carbonation. Very nice beer.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
chriszfat (38) - Lake stevens, Washington, USA - AUG 15, 2015
One of the worst beers I’ve had, may pour it out. Aroma is boozy and malty. Pours golden and had chunks precipitate from the head. Taste isn’t horrible but not good either.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
adamnase (201) - Kronoby, FINLAND - AUG 12, 2015
Bottle from Alko. Amber color with nice thick bubbling head. Aroma has grape, tropical fruits, grass and malt. Taste is bitter with nice long aftertaste. Some sweetness also in taste. Flavors of malt, citrus, fruits and also some pine in the excellent aftertaste.

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