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Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: Imperial IPA
Huddersfield, England
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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limited keg and 660ml bottles, special
Once a year we receive the latest crop of hops from the US, intensely aromatic and bursting with potential they’re begging to be put to work. With three times the quantity of hops of our explosive IPA ‘Cannonball’ and even more than our flagship Double IPA ‘Human Cannonball’ we’ve created a fitting tribute to the new hop release with this our annual homage to the hop. ‘Un-Human Cannonball ‘takes IPA to another dimension balancing massive citric aroma, deep tropical fruit flavor and gravity defying drinkability to deliver a hop experience that is out of this world. We’ve done our best for the hops don’t let them down by aging this beer, please drink as soon as Un-Humanly possible!


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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jerd16 (226) - Gloucestershire, - APR 13, 2014
UPDATED: APR 24, 2014 Golden body, with small fleeting off-white head. Aroma is wonderfully intense. Fresh dank hops, grapefruit, mango, pine, some sweet caramel malt. Soft carbonation, with silky medium/full body. Quite sweet initial burst, with peach, citrus, pine, alcohol before a moderate-bitterness takes hold. Very dank. Sweet malt balances the beer beautifully. A little short on the finish for my palate but lovely nevertheless. Nice and fresh in taste and flavor. Chewy and luscious, with a slight nudge from the alcohol. Quality big beer. Did not disappoint.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bierkoning (10949) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUN 1, 2015
Tap @ 1st Anniversary Kaapse Brouwers Festival. Blonde, cloudy. Herbal hopsoup, with upcoming tropical fruit. Almost full bodied, but low on carbon. Alcohol hidden behind the hops. Nice!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (2684) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 31, 2015
Draft @ Kaapse festival. Golden pour. Aroma of hop, gras and citrus. Taste is very fresh and fruity, with citus, pine and a nice malty body. Very drinkable for this abv, nicely done.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
caesar (5681) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 31, 2015
Tap @ Kaapse Fest, small sample. Slight hazy golden color, short frothy head. Aroma of big piney hops, citrus, grapefruit, slight biscuity malt. Big bold bitterness, pine again. Great IIPA, although I dont know if I could handle a bomber of this stuff. Probably burns holes in your stomach. But for a small sipper, it’s delicious.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
androman (826) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 30, 2015
On tap, 1dl tasting glass @ Kaapse Brouwers 1st Anniversary Beer Festival 2015, Rotterdam. Body is hazy yellow, head is nearly flat, creamy, white, fully diminishing, fair lacing. Nose is tropical fruits, flavor is lemon peel, spices, soapy. Medium sweet, light bitter, light fruity sour. Finish is medium lasting hoppy bittersweet. Medium to full body, soapy texture, soft carbonation. Easy, refreshing, tasty, great IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maakun (1328) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 30, 2015
Tap at Kaapse festival. Hazy golden with white head. Lots of tropical fruit, orange, light yeast, big sweet malts with some nuts, lots of marihuana. Above medium sweet with strong bitterness. Medium to full bodied. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DSG (8199) - Tel Aviv, - MAY 23, 2015
[5/1/15] Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015. 1st session. Cloudy pale yellow. Aroma of weedy and fruity hops. Flavor has light sweetness, and bitter weedy and fruity hops. Medium-bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vestergaard (840) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2015
Tap at CBC15! Pours a hazy yellow, white head. Aroma is very hoppy, well hidden alcohol, peach, hop leafs, sweet mango, pineapple. Taste is very hoppy bitter, sweet fruity. Alcohol well hidden. Slightly boring.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Desverger (3272) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2015
Tap@CBC2015, Yellow Session - amber pour with white head. Aroma and taste comprises some great citrus and tropical fruits, punchy fruity and strong malt forward, herbal and piny hoppy, solid bitter finish. Lovely.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
VastActiv (3745) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Tap at CBC 2015, Copenhagen. Originally rated 20150501. Colour is very cloudy golden with small white head. Looks yeasty. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, grape, some citrus, some pine, hops and malts.

3.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vjohans (381) - SWEDEN - MAY 15, 2015
@yellow cbc 2015 citrus, pale, hazy, very bitter, lightly sweet. a bit unbalanced to be great


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