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RATINGS: 178   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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4/20 Special Double IPA


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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zymurgeist2 (1280) - Redwood City, California, USA - APR 24, 2013
On 4/20 at Harry’s Hofbrau for $4.20 per pint. Massive, massive, massive citrus, dank funk and earth aroma. Beautiful. Pours a slightly haze orange with a full white head. Flavor is pronounced citrus and earth, with lots of fresh cut grass. Strong bitterness, but not overpoweringly so like with many DIPAs. Excellent, dude.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (6209) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Tallahassee, Fl. Brass Tap - on tap. Dark amber pour, initial foamy off-white head. Spearmint, apricot fruitiness, some spruce in the resiny aroma. Solid, robust flavor with juicy citrus notes, plenty of sticky caramel sweetness, some pomegranate fruitiness. Some nutty notes in the back end. Thick, rich sticky mouthfeel. Very solid, Lagunitas always delivers.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GRM (3304) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 15, 2015
Glass, 20-ounce, draught, drunk at Chuck’s Voodoo Lounge, trip for Dark Lord Day with Luc Bourbonnière, savoured on April 26 2015; eye: amber, clear, ring of off-white head, light lacing; nose: orange, light Cointreau, hops, light pine, tropical fruits; mouth: orange, light Cointreau, hops, light pine, tropical fruits, alcohol, light spices, light alcohol warmth, finale in Cointreau with presence of “special” spices, full body, average carbonation, mildly bitter, lightly sweet, lightly harsh and lightly syrupy texture; overall: quite good FRANÇAIS Verre, 20 onces, en fût, bue chez Chuck’s Voodoo Lounge, voyage pour Dark Lord Day avec Luc Bourbonnière, savourée le 26 avril 2015; œil : ambrée, limpide, anneau de mousse blanc cassé, légère dentelle; nez : orange, léger Cointreau, houblon, léger pin, fruits tropicaux; bouche : orange, léger Cointreau, houblon, léger pin, fruits tropicaux, alcool, léger épices, léger chaleur d’alcool, finale en Cointreau avec présence d’épices « spéciales », corsée, carbonatation moyenne, moyennement amère, légèrement sucrée, texture légèrement râpeuse et légèrement sirupeuse; en résumé : bien bon

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (16426) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 6, 2015
Draught at St. Augustine’s, Vancouver, listed at 11.1% ABV
Hazy amber color with Cooper hue, compact head. The hops are fruity bit also a bit candyish, not too aromatic; the body is lean but the beer is somehow chewy; moderate sweetness; loads of piney hops; in the final apparently the malt sticks more than the hop. Nice alcohol warmth, and tickling hop resins.
Good malty beer. Old style IIPA.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ibrew2or3 (7461) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUL 1, 2015
Poured up on tap at K n B Wine Cellars where it exhibits a clear copper body that supports a tall light tan head of foam. The aroma offers up an inviting blend of dank onion like spicy hop, some mango and then an apple-y sort of cherry fruitiness spicy woodiness. The taste delivers bold yet restrained resiny hop bitterness where there’s ample quantities of pink grapefruit, pine hops and loads of spicy dank onions. Yummy. Terrific iipa where it’s bold and brash and a bit boozy and just slightly restrained. Solid to style offering.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beertholomeus (1181) - California, USA - JUN 22, 2015
Pours a copper color with a thick white head. Hop, citrus, floral, resin, caramel, pine and biscuit aroma and flavors. Medium body and carbonation with a floral hop and citrus finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiveacestx (784) - Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Rusty dark with a medium head and lacing. In your face hop aroma and a grapefruit hop taste. A little earthy but I think that’s the double IPA talking. Medium body with a resin mouthfeel. Pretty good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
dyetube (1327) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUN 20, 2015
In radio at Holy Grail Pub. Pours a coppe r with a medium white head. Salad are grapefruit and citrus. The mouthfeel is duo and bitter Ruth a medium body and medium carbonation. Cheers!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (11901) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Draft. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy off-white head that was lasting with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy complex citrus and resin hop aroma. Medium to full body with slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy bittersweet flavor with a medium to heavy bittersweet finish of moderate to long duration.This is a solid beer and exceeded my expectations.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Jcro32 (23) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JUN 13, 2015
If you have the chance to buy/order this, do it. It’s an amazing dipa that will toss your pallet for a loop that sets you down gently in a green alpha acid ridden bed of awesome.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
drpimento (2482) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Big beer. Big aroma with lots of grapefruit body sweat reefer n malt. Big thick head lasts forever. Huge flavor like nose but bittersweet & good drinking. Perfect body. Beer’s bang on. Damn.


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