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RATINGS: 157   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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An ode to the Owens Valley and the Highway 395 corridor, this Double IPA is distinctly bolder than out Epic IPA and celebrates the aromas of wild local fresh hops, sage, and juniper.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (22879) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2009
Bottle at Papsø. Clear orange red coloured with a medium sized off white head. Sweet aroma of caramel, hops, grass and pine needles. Sweet flavour of caramel, hops, grass and pine needles. Dry hoppy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinball (11092) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
clear brown, small white head. aroma is hoppy, flowery. flavor is sweet flowery hoppy, some bitter hoppy (pine), balanced by a pleasant malty sweetness. ends bitter, some of it hoppy bitter, the rest jiust .. bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10347) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
Clear deep amber with a medium beige head. Aroma had plenty of floral hops, pine and hints of grapefruit. Hoppy flavour with lemons and pine. Finished bitter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10608) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Unclear. Dense brownish head. Spruce, bread, spice, herbs, caramel and light flowers in the aroma. Pine, caramel, herbs , cocoa and some flowers and spice in the flavour. Medium to full bodied. Very dry and heavily bitter in the end. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29992) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
Bottled. A deep red beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has strong notes of hops and citrus peal, as well as some notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of caramel, malt, alcohol, over ripe fruits, and spices, leading to a dry grapefruity finish. Nice one. Thanks Papsoe for sharing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (34340) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
22 fl oz bottle. Pours golden deep amber with a small and off-white head. Aroma is dry, pine-wood and slight caramelish. Sweet caramelish flavoured. Slight bitter and fruity too. Fruity and roasted flavoured into the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2009
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of JohnC. Pours an almost clear deep amber with an off-white head. Very spicy and juicy peachy hops. Medium body, sweet tropical fruit and caramel with a distinct perfumy hoppiness - pine and peaches. Bitter finish. Lovely. 231109

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Doon (109) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - NOV 18, 2009
Picked up at Total Wines in Roseville, Ca. Pours a coppery amber color with a light cream head that dissipates fast, but leaves a ring at the water line for the duration. Smells of alcohol and malt. Tastes very similar to a barleywine. Not what I was expecting. Especially just after a Pliny. The flavor of alcohol is somewhat strong, and it’s a little buttery. No real aftertaste. Not bad, but not complex either...

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fratto (2803) - Arlington, Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2009
Bottle from ericandersnavy. Hazy brown-orange pour. Aroma is caramel and nuts. Tastes hoppy, caramel, grains, and pine. Dry.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cavie (4000) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2009
Bottle courtesy of ericandersnavy. Murky orange pour. Interesting head formation. Has some hurricane swirls. Nice fat hops, very wet smell. Taste has a little tartness with a hopped bitter that slowly ebbs onto the palate. None of the sweetness that sits on the nose remains in the flavor. Kind of a leafy taste with soil and wood. Slightly hoppy but mainly strongly bittered.


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