Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 792   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79   IBU: 1000   EST. CALORIES: 288   ABV: 9.6%
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Like your beer bitter? Getting tired of inventing zesty kitchen tricks trying to spike your beer in search for that fulfilling kick in the palate? Look no further as 1000 IBU was brewed to satisfy all hop-heads with a craving for some serious back-burning action.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
GreatLibations (1854) - Last Supper, Arizona, USA - JUN 12, 2010
Pours a dark hazy amber color with a creamy head that lingers. Smells of aged citrus. Full nectar with creamy effers. There was a surprising void when I opened it, not a sound. Itís in the juice though. A fat buttery malt backbone is seriously like a double whopper with cheese and bacon. Flavors of aged, slightly sweet citrus pulp is pretty much all I gather. The finish linger but there is a serious bittering component. 1000 IBUís ? Doubt it. Not a bad beer though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ughsmash (7182) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 12, 2010
375mL bottle, BB 1/14/12. Poured quite deep, murky amber with a dirty beige head.. interesting colors for an IIPA, but it worked. The aroma was juicy with resiny pine sap, soapy notes, and earth with caramel and honeyed notes backing.. smelled good. The flavor found similar sweetness at the core, but the bitterness really took over.. pine resin and grapefruit led, with a little earth and black pepper behind.. finished sharp and bitter, leaving a tacky feeling on the back of my teeth.. warmed up the belly. Medium-plus with quite a bit of carbonation on the palate.. scorching bitterness as expected skewed the balance.. overall some solid stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
IrishBoy (3887) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUN 12, 2010
330 ml bottle shared by Enniskillen from Perryís Livermore. Nose is very barleywineish; floral hops, pineapple, light toffee, and golden raisins. Murky copper amber with a good sized, glass lacing, ivory head. Flavor is moderately bitter, toffee, and a little brown sugar; kind of like a three year old Bigfoot. Finish is lightly bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Enniskillen (2029) - Salinas, California, USA - JUN 12, 2010
Deep amber, with a nice off white head. Aroma is fairly hoppy with light caramel, alcohol, hoppiness, lightly floral. Taste is fairly hoppy, caramel, alcohol, dried fruit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PatBateman81 (178) - Caserta, ITALY - JUN 12, 2010
Bottle 375 ml. Pours imperscrutable sick and light brown, with a moderate white foam, not so persistent. Intense and rich hop aroma (surely Nugget and Nelson, maybe Amarillo), tropical fruit (ananas, avocado), earthy and citrus peel. Taste so syrupy, with white vine notes; caramel, chamomile, tea, chestnut honey. Soft and nice carbonation. Final comes slowly, but when it comes stun a lot: resinous, piny, rhubarb and long-lasting. A good one, complex, but not much balanced in its contrast.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brenn79 (1582) - Idaho, USA - JUN 11, 2010
12.7 oz bottle- Pours copper with a decent head and massive floaties, aroma is alcohol, raisins, and pine. The flavor is very bitter but it doesnít seem to be even close to 10 times stronger than the 100 IBU beers iíve had, strong pine flavors. Overall not what I was hoping for, but not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
abemorsten (2916) - MosterÝy, NORWAY - JUN 11, 2010
Hazy orange with a light brown head. Fair lacing. Aroma of citrus, caramel, malts and berries. Acidic, bitter and sweet flavors. Very long bitter finish. Full bodied. Dry. Sampler @ CBF 2010.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerbrat99 (132) - Shanghai, CHINA - JUN 10, 2010
A novel idea but this beer is off on several marks. The aroma is interesting but my expectations were much more citrus and floral complexity. The taste is a bit syrupy with some taste of soap. The bitterness is far from what is on the label. I have tasted more hops is many different IPAs. The taste is also a bit one dimensional. A fantastic brewer but not their best effort....

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
poisoneddwarf (1765) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - JUN 8, 2010
12.7 oz corked bottle into English pint. Aroma is of strong pot resin, very piney. Very aromatic. Pours copper with a medium head and sticky lace, some sediment. Taste is actually not all that bitter for 1000 IBUs. Itís actually pretty malty. Grainy, alcoholic. Medium carbonation, full-bodied, oily. Overall, not as good as I was hoping.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
brainlair (236) - Maryland, USA - JUN 8, 2010
375mL bottle. Pours a cloudy orangey amber. Smells very sweet and oily, maybe a bit soapy, with some alcohol. Taste is like a very old double IPA, very sticky, with bitter anise and malt. Not nearly as bitter as I thought it would be, Iíve had beers that were much more bitter. The finish has most of the bitterness, but itís very astringent and not pleasant.

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