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RATINGS: 270   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Double IPL.
Two years into our brewery and we’re fueling the fires surrounding extremely hoppy beers. In celebration of our anniversary and in support of our fans, we’re brewing this extra hoppy Double IPL. Together, we have taken a journey to redefine the term ’lager.’ Prost! 17.5°
June 2013 Released as ’2nd Anniversary Lager’

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mathieuc (3390) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 15, 2016
Pours an ultra clear golden with a small/a bit thin white head that leaves really nice lacing. Nose is of diesel/onion, pine and slight alcohol. Taste is of slightly sweet malts, pine and moderately bitter. Alcohol is almost perfectly integrated. Medium body and carbonation (maybe medium-high for the carb) with an oily/almost syrupy mouthfeel. Another nice and clean IPL by Jack’s Abby, good for them!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Minderbinder (3297) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 13, 2016
Bottle 355ml. Pours blond with low-medium white head. Some lacing. Aroma is of pine, citrus, tropical fruits, flowers. Taste is of bitterness, pine, citrus, fruits, alcohol, malts. Palate: Medium body. Medium carbonation. Overall: Very nice, fresh. Packed with hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Madsen1635 (660) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 4, 2016
Bottle. Hazy golden pour with white head. Aroma is sweet and fresh with citrus and apricot. Taste starts with medium bitterness on a slightly malty base. Good and balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
keepersj12 (3063) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JAN 17, 2016
Very nice looking Amber with a thin white head. Bready aroma with some floral hops. The flavor has that lager smoothness, sweet up front with a good deal of bitterness towards the back. On tap at Hawthornes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ciocanelu (1430) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - JAN 13, 2016
Clear golden color with white head. Aroma is hoppy like an IPA but the malts resemble a Pilsener or Marzen beer. Taste starts balanced, hoppy with dank and overripe fruit notes, but also malty with honey and bread notes. Aftertaste is more bitter. The alcohol is also present but doesn’t bother too much. A good combination between a lager and an IPA but it’s not really a style I enjoy too much.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bulk_Carrier (3882) - Lake Champlain, Vermont, USA - JAN 5, 2016
This was poured into a pilsener glass. The appearance was a glossy yellow color with a nice looking subtle carbonation rising to fill a one finger lasting head. It eventually dies off into a film of a head. Nice filmy/almost semi-thick foaminess in the rings looked nicely. The aroma had some sweet grassy hops blending in with a little bit of spice smelling really nice. The taste was moderately sweet and bitter blending the hops with a low crisp to sweet malt consistency. There’s a nice crisp bready/lager aftertaste leading into a nice semi-sticky sweet finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light on the body with a nice sessionable feel. Carbonation feels low enough to allow a nice bitter to sweet feel on my tongue, nothing overly done, feels nice and crisp. Overall, good Imperial pale lager. I’d have again and would be a nice one with food.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
PapaVillum (862) - Valby, DENMARK - JAN 2, 2016
Honningfarvet og ufiltreret amerikansk Imperial Pils / Strong Pale Lager med 2 cm hvid skumtop, som svinder til landskaber og senere et par mm. Rolig. Frisk frugtagtig aroma af mandarin, pilsnermalt og lidt fjern citrus. Gærnuancer af kælder. Hold da op! Blød lækker mundfølelse indhyller den dejligste pilsnersmag med noter af mild frugt og bitterhed, men blid bitterhed. Meget veltilpasset karbonering og en del nedjusteret. Stor fyldig krop uden at være alkoholisk domineret, og cremet konsistens. Afslutningen er bitter, kort og let tør. Fantastisk amerikaner-øl og alle pengene værd indenfor dens genre! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewBrain (160) - Florida, USA - DEC 31, 2015
Clearish yellow, small white head. Nice aroma of honey, florals, slight mango, corn. Goes down like a lager, grassy, a bit of a surprise without intense malts balancing the impressive hops. Decent though.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kirk36 (223) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 28, 2015
Definite a head spinner. Just one. But otherwise unremarkable ipl. Yes it's bushy in the front but I cannot differentiate the hops. Just blah. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mmargarucci (281) - Basel, SWITZERLAND - DEC 5, 2015
This has changed my opinion of lagers. A wonderful hoppy aroma. Pours very light yellow color. Taste is initially very light but with a very hoppy finish-pine, grass and citrus notes. A nice crisp plate as well.

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