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RATINGS: 853   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   IBU: 80   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.

Fatehunter's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fatehunter (2240) - 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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hallinghansen (2841) - Odense SV, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2016
Bottle @ Boys night out at the Hill Of The Dragon. Hazy golden body with a small white head. Malt, hops, alcohol. Not a favourite.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrOrla (2242) - Odense C, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2016
Bottle @ Boys night out, at the hill of the dragon. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of heavy malts, tangerine, light grape, perfumed. Taste is heavy sweet, tangerine quite bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DroolYeast (1057) - Aalborg, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2016
Bottle @ Mikkeller bar, thanks to saxo and the boys. Aroma of spicy, some orange, spruce, earthy hops. Hazy amber with white head, mostly lasting. Moderate bitter and light sweet. Medium body, oily feel, earthy bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisv10 (15277) - DENMARK - SEP 17, 2016
Bottle, 7%. Slightly hazy golden with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, spicy, caramel, hop and a little toasted. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, hop, medium sweet, little grapefruit, little pine, herbs, medium bitter and a little herbal.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (17532) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2016
Bottle @ Mikkeller, Aarhus. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. 170916

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pintbypint (3327) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 18, 2016
650ml brown bottle. Summer 2016 release. Cloudy golden with a short creamy white head. Thin spotty lacing. Aromas of grapefruit and some malt sweetness. Taste has thick grains, rye, grapefruit and general citrus. Pithy grapefruit finish with sweet malts lingering. Some alcohol and a lot of lasting bitterness. Medium body with a creamy carbonation. Fresh, hoppy, very satisfying.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blueshockey24 (435) - Colorado, USA - JUN 4, 2016
Bomber. Pours hazy golden with off white head. Aroma is citrus grapefruit and lemon. Taste is sweet fruity grapefruit tangerine and pine with piney grapefruit finish. Pretty good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marko (4948) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - MAY 23, 2016
Grazie mille, Albertoooo! Poured a hazy golden body with a white head. Aroma... dried grapes, citric hoppiness, sweet maltiness reminiscent of crystal. Citric taste, lemon & peach ice-tea mix, sweetish, soft, light tropical touch, very full malty backbone, overly so perhaps, eating up the 80 IBU like they arenít there. Interesting - really not my type of IPA or Double IPA, but I can respect it. And Iím really glad Iíve tried it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ippopotamo36 (1635) - Rome, ITALY - MAY 10, 2016
At the HofD brewery in Portland-USA. On tap. Bright gold hazy pour, a bit dark with a medium adhesive foam. Nose: orange fresh juice, lemon skin, some sweet fruitiness. Fantastic. Mouth: just lovely! Rich alcohol, mild sweet notes, crispy medium dry!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ansalon (2973) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - APR 11, 2016
Pours amber almost clear deep golden with a medium frothy white head. Aromas of peach, apricot, orange, resin, pineapple. Taste is very fruity with a substantial caramel backbone. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation.

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