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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Imperial Single Hop IPA hopped exclusively with Galaxy.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jrgratz (113) - New York, USA - FEB 27, 2013
Growler from gnosis.. thank much. Pour is a cloudy straw gold.. Aroma is floral hops, citrus, grass. Taste is very bitter upfront.. deliciously hoppy.. smooth bitter finish. Lots of citrus and earthiness. Silky mouthfeel. Loved this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
trapped (2079) - New York, TURKEY - JUN 27, 2016
Draught @ Milk and Hops - Chelsea. Hazy bright yellow with small frothy white head, sweetish citrus peel aroma, low carbonation, very well balanced, slightly sweet citrus peel taste, thickish body mellow palate, medium bitter finish. Incredibly smooth and mellow for this ABV.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
markextrae (3386) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JUN 20, 2016
fresh growler shared by a friend. poured a beautiful hazy yellow to light golden colour with a stable white head on top. aroma of bursting fruit hops, fresh oranges, tangerines, slight malty sweetness, sweet tropical fruits, mango, and fresh citrus, taste is dominating by fruits, with a strong hop bitter aftertaste. amazing brew. and on pair with abner! loved it

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
thepatrickman (699) - Durham, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 17, 2016
On draft at the brewery. I tend to think of Double Citra and Double Galaxy as mirror images of each other. Double Galaxy is substantially more full-on, with waves of pungent, sticky grapefruit and citrus hop flavors, laid on top of the pillowy soft mouthfeel that Hill Farmstead is famous for. One of the best DIPAs in the world.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClarkVV (5398) - Allston, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 16, 2016
750 mL growler filled 5/27/16, drunk 6/9/16.
Deep sunset-orange with strong brass-gold hues and a good deal of haziness, though no soupiness. White head atop is medium-sized and well-retained.
A truly juicy experience in the nose as the tell-tale spicy, dank, marajuana-tinged notes combine with a massive orange juice-like character. Very little "dry" or "acidic"-like notes from the nose with plentiful honey-like maltiness and no alcohol or flaw.
Wow. What a bizarre flavor....it’s definitely not bad, but it’s almost like a blend of marmalade jam, fresh squeezed orange juice and flinstones chewables. Was discussing with a friend citric acid additions and this one is definitely a candidate. The orange juice character just seems a little forced and/or lightly artificial. Definitely not like any galaxy ipa I’ve ever tried. Otherwise, same deliciously soft texture with ample, very sweet malts (everything here seems sweeter than most of HF’s other beers) and tight carbonation. Will revisit/rerate soon, no doubt, though interestingly wasn’t as blown away by Double Citra either, so maybe these two just aren’t my thing.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SG111 (1092) - New York, USA - JUN 14, 2016
Tap at Milk and Hops, Chelsea. Pours hazy golden yellow, white head. Aroma is tropical mango, peach, tangerine, pineapple, some pine. Excellent. Flavor is peach, pineapple, dank hops, mango, pine. Decently bitter finish. Really good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
DiarmaidBHK (4085) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 3, 2016
Flight at armsby abbey. White head that leaves a shitload of lacing in the glass. Slight leafy note on the nose. Like biting into a pine cone on the tongue which I quite like. Has some nice bitter notes on the finish. Great beer but since I didn't get the aromatics it's not quite a pantheon beer for me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sseb69 (1763) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 24, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 8, 2016 Growler. Merci Charles. Couleur jaune éclatant, presque orange, assez voilée, mousse blanche, elle est belle et invitante. Nez explosif de fruits jaunes, pêches, mangues, ananas. En bouche, belle texture, céréales fraîches, houblons qui apportent des notes de fruits à la tonne. 8% et pintable comme s’il y avait pas de lendemain. Wow.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rouhlas (2438) - GREECE - MAR 6, 2016
750 ml growler (3 weeks old) shared with friends at the Hoppy Pub, Thessaloniki, from trade with Frank. Hazy yellow golden color with white to off white head. Heavy hoppy and light malty aroma, citrusy fruity, orange, tropical fruits, grassy, pine. Sweet and bitter fruity and grassy taste. Medium to full silky oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Patrik (559) - - FEB 19, 2016
På fat Onemile Ale house. YEEES en världsöl !!! Ljust grumlig höliknande Dipa. Doft fräscht av Apelsin Citron Grape. Smak? Tydlig Salmiak inslag fin sådan . Sen kommer lite smaker som du kan läsa om tidigare i denna text. Medelfyllig krämig lagom kolsyrad i klassisk världs Dipa stil. Dock INTE i yttersta toppklass som Other half.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VastActiv (5443) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 14, 2016
Tap at Farmhouse Tap & Grill, Burlington. Colour is very cloudy yellow with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, citrus, some grape, hops and malts. Needs everything more.

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