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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.5/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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The hop lover's dream come true! If you're not a real hophead, this beer is not for you. A double IPA dry hopped with Warrior and Cascade hops.


BeerNeedy's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerNeedy (126) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - JUL 17, 2011
Initially this seems like a mediocre DIPA but then it sneaks up on you and rewards with a very pleasant taste and good mouth feel. Not the prettiest beer, kind of cloudy but thatís ok with me. Good on ya tri cities.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2336) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 18, 2014
I also concur that this beet deserves better. Nice pour with thick two finger head and wonderful hoppy nose. Slightly hazy light amber body, initial hops burst of flavor which faces to somewhat metallic finish. Wonderfully smooth for an IIPA.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maxwelldeux (3806) - Everett, Washington, USA - DEC 1, 2014
Bottle from the brewpub. Pours a cloudy amber color with a moderate off-white head on there. Nose is heavy with a lot of grass on there and seems like it would be fairly sweet. Taste, however, is fairly bitter, but has a crisp clean finish. Decent brew.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiulijn (15348) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 29, 2014
Bottle from Hop and Hound, Bothell, WA
Hazy golden color with creamy head. The aroma is fresh, potent, fruity, citrusy, with razor piney resins. Slick body with a very good pale malt background, a bit cereally, lightly sweet; strong bitterness; the hopping provides a massive dose of citrus fruits, oranges, cedar, and then piney resins.
Excellent Imperial IPA, very drinkable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rproff78 (110) - - APR 3, 2014
Great imperial. Full of flavor and aroma. If you are in the tri-cities...try it!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jgb9348 (4853) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Crisp copper coloured body with a rich, dense, four centimetre tall tan head. Aroma of bright piney and very resinous hops, some caramel and yeast, hints of toffee and even some oak scents. Medium to Full-bodied; Dense chewy piney and resinous mouthful with a good malt balance throughout with some rye and specialty grains noticeable. Aftertaste shows a very nice balance of malt and hops, some light herbal and grassy notes and a dry oaky flavour at the end, all of course with a large hop bitterness. Overall, a nicely balanced Imperial IPA that isnít overly hoppy or showing too much alcohol - this is a smoothish drink which is nice to enjoy the whole bottle! I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Belmont Station in Portland, Oregon on 11-November-2013 for US$5.49 sampled at home in Washington on 02-February-2014 in celebration of Seattle (I wasnít cheering for them, but decided to have a beer from Washington state) winning the Superb Owl.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (3519) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 11, 2013
Bottle with thanks to glkaiser! Pours hazy amber with a medium off-white head, creamy with nice lacing. Aroma is pretty standard fare - pine and caramel. Flavor is light sweet, medium bitter with a strong bitter finish. Resinous and in your face harsh. Medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2481) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2013
7/18/2012. 22 oz. bottle. orange color with a white head. Aromas of tropical fruit, pine, light caramel and flowers. Good hoppy balance throughout. Very refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5856) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 5, 2013
Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this bottle. Yellow with a white head. Aroma is pine, orange, biscuits and some sugary character. Flavor is heavy on the pine and oranges. The biscuit malt keeps the bitterness low. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BK7 (748) - Turner, Oregon, USA - MAR 17, 2013
Bomber. Pungent and resiny. Grapefruit, pine and tropical fruit. Bitterness throughout. Solid IPA finish. Tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
raphael (916) - Portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Pink grapefruit, honey and resin are the aromas. slightest haze to a tawny blonde, modest white head. first taste mixed like canned fruit salad when on come the hops, piney, plus alcohol, so more overwhelmed than settled.


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