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RATINGS: 358   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.2/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
Abner (1867-1953) is our great grandfather; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his fourteen children.  In his honor, this Double IPA is dutifully crafted from American malted barley, a plethora of American hops, our ale yeast and water from Abner’s well.  It is unfiltered, naturally carbonated, and double dry hopped.  Aromatic and flowery, bursting with notes of citrus and pine, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Abner. 

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
BrentBlack (10) - Adirondacks, New York, USA - JAN 26, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 27, 2013 My very favorite beer! I still remember my first one at the Farmhouse Tap & Grill. Best DIPA in my opinion. Hop goodness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RobertDale (5334) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUN 10, 2016
Growler. Pours a murky golden orange with a decent white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, and floral. Taste is pineapple, grapefruit, mango, orange, pine, floral, and malt. Quite the taste experience.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Samact (36) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 2, 2016
Une robe brouillée superbe comme toutes les IPA de Hill Farmstead. Le nez est rempli de fruits tropicaux, d’orange et d’un côté floral tout à fait inspirant. Des notes d’ananas, d’orange, de cantaloup, de melon miel et de fruits de la passion. Une finale composée d’une touche sucrés et d’amertume franche mais pas du tout envahissante. Une douceur en bouche et des saveurs si rafraîchissantes.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bursprak (2366) - Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2016
Growler @ Mikkeller bra, Aarhus. Light golden pour with a generous off white head. Notes of lime juice, some grape fruit, stone fruit, citrus peel, light straw and light bitterness. Smooth and easy drinkable!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (13094) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 7, 2016
750 ml bottle poured a hazy gold with a small limgering ivory head. Aromas of straw, yeast, dankness, grassiness and citrus. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, yeast, grapefruit and light grassiness with a smooth dry bitter lingering grapefruit finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lukasmh (780) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 31, 2016
Growler. Pours cloudy golden with creamy huge light off-white head. Aroma is grassy, fresh hops, grapes, pellets, resin, melon, juicy as... Peach and dank hops. Taste is pure tropical fruits, pine, pineapple, orange zest, resin. Starts sweet with dank hops and turns more bitter. Very citrusy and much tangerine. Mellow mouthfeel, oily, dry finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Klimaet (1747) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2016
Growler thanks to Pweencess of Hetti-hetti fam aka Nathan Gelfant. Thanks brother. Pours a hazy shiny light orange with a medium white head. Aromas of straight up fresh mosaic hops, dank bitterness, stone fruits, light resin, citrussy, grassy. Taste is fruity, fresh hoppy, pineapple, stone fruits, earthy notes, slight tad of orange peel, lemon zest, grassy notes, tangerine. Amazing IIPA!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MotherBrother (895) - Aalborg, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2016
Shout out to Magneto aka Klimaet.. Pour a hazy bright orange, with a small and white head. Aroma is pretty darn delicious, with hops juice all over the place.. Grass, slight floral, plenty and plenty of citrus fruits and orange peel, faint hints of a malty and backbone.. Taste is pretty darn bitter and dry, but very well balanced. Fizzy carbonation with a rather full bodied, that suits this beer perfectly. Why doesn’t all imported IIpas taste is thise when arriving to Europe? This is gewd.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vestergaard (1646) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2016
Muled growler thanks to nathan. Pours cloudy orangy yellow with a big, White head. Aroma is super fruity, juicy, lots of peach, pineapple, mango, sweet orange, pine, grass, mosaic and amarillo. Light onion, light pale malty sweetness. Taste is super crisp, light malty sweetness, light fruity acidity, great balance, long, grassy bitterness. Pretty High carb for a 1 week old growler, and a crisp, oily body! Good stuff! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
simont1 (547) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 17, 2016
Aroma of lemon, grapefruit, orange and mango. Taste of spruce, mango, grapefruit. A bit too bitter and not as soft as other Hill Farmstead, and more lackluster.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
linusb (799) - SWEDEN - JAN 14, 2016
Backlog 150806 Amber/brown coloured with a nice white head. Sweet, dry and bitter caramel grapefruit bomb!

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