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RATINGS: 831   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Blue Dot is named after our planet: we are only a pale blue dot in this universe. A Double India Pale Ale made with Organic Pilsner, Rye malt and a combination of intense northwest hop varieties.
O.G. 1074, 80 IBUs.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fatehunter (1762) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Poured from a bomber into a Satan glass. Golden-orange color, almost transparent and practically no head. Amazing floral aroma. Lots of citrus, grapefruit mostly and little honey. Clean taste at first, I can taste grapefruit, lots of bitter hops in the finish. It ambushes the taste buds because there is nothing suggesting the impending hops assault (except the obvious that it is a Hair of the Dog DOUBLE IPA). Surprisingly soft (but not creamy) at first. Low carbonation. This IPA really surprised me in the best way. The way that the hops sneaked up and the soft mouthfeel; unexpected but they worked out well. Well done

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (11049) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2015
Sampled @ Borefts 2015. Clear yellow golden color, full sized white head. Smell and taste malts, hops, quite fruity, nicely bitter. Medium body and carbonation. Solid DIPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RasmusOtt (1729) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2015
Tap @ borefts beer festival. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of rather grassy hops, some orange, grapefruit, pine and weak tropical citrus fruits. a weak note of bread as well. The taste is bitter and has some orange, citrus, dan hops, pine and a rather dry and bitter end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Klimaet (852) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2015
Tap @ Borefts Beer Festival 2015. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aromas of fresh hops, grapefruit, pine, citrus, malty sweetness and some floral notes. Taste is malty, hoppy, citrussy, orange peel and has a slight floral note aswell.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vaiz (3990) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2015
Tasted @ Borefts Beer Festival 2015. Nice imperial IPA, strong and well hopped with a decent body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (2362) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2015
shared sample at bbf, poured a clear dark golden colour with a white head. nose is a mixture of fruity esters mixed with pine hops, pineapple, mango and a small notice of stone fruits, resin notes, pine hops, and cut grass, mouthfel is very creamy and full bodied. nice ipa

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zlotta (453) - Amstelveen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
On tap at Borefts 2015. Clear, golden yellow with a large, frothy, white head. Fruity-resiny aroma of mango, pine, tangerine and orange. Sweetish-resiny taste of mango, pine, honey, tangerine, orange. Medium long, rather bitter finish. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel, flat. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (3088) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
At Borefts 2015. Aroma of hops and peach, nice. Bitter taste of citrus, peach, dry grass and bitter hops. Great.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (11590) - Hasborn, GERMANY - SEP 27, 2015
Trübes goldgelbes Bier mit einer geringen weißen Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr hopfig, grasig hopfig. Geschmack sehr hopfig, kräftiger malziger Körper, Karamell, grasig bitter.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zoucrew102 (949) - - SEP 24, 2015
Bomber, thanks Craig! Juicy pineapple aroma with lemon and grapefruit citrus hop notes as well as a little bit of earthy rye. Pours cloudy golden colored with a large, soapy white head with excellent retention and good lacing. Starts with nice pineapple hop flavors as well as lemon and grapefruit citrus hops as well. Finishes dry with a little bit of earthy rye and a bit of floral hop bitterness. Very nice!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lachrymalisis (433) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2015
not mind-blowing, but a nice soft aroma and flavor of fairly juicy floral and citrus-forward American hops.

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