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RATINGS: 279   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
G - Bot is an intensely hopped Double India Pale Ale brewed with a blend of three varieties of American Hops. 85 ibu’s this beer is brewed for those of us who need an aromatic and flavorfully hopped beer.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
unknownsoldier (8) - - NOV 10, 2012 does not count
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2014 Loved it! Just perfect for a double. Pours a hazy Smokey orange. Smells friuty and floral. Goes in smooth with a strong bite that only a true ipa lover can understand. This is arguably the best ipa ever! This is the greatest double ipa ever made...!!!!!!!&

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Tylerbp6 (40) - - JUN 16, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 15, 2013 Best beer in CT. Great hoppy flavor with about 10%abv. Very hard to come by since they only distribute like once a month. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
WanderinCelt87 (197) - Hamburg, New Jersey, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Pour from a can is a nice hazy golden amber with a white head. Aroma is a little piny and floral but nothing too amazing. Taste is smooth with little bits of pine and floral but nothing too overpowering. Leaves a nice dry bitterness at the end.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mfp13jr (152) - Glenville, New York, USA - OCT 10, 2014
Poured into a snifter. Pours hazy gold orange with a rocky light off white head. Aroma is quick to bring fresh grass to the nose. Taste is grassy at first but tropical fruit, like tender mandarins, follow. Finish is dry and bitter on the tongue.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
lavalley01 (1) - Wallingford, Connecticut, USA - FEB 15, 2013 does not count
Mild head retention, awesome fresh smell, beautiful burnt orange color, slight alcohol burn, huge hop flavor with a slight citrus finish but balanced perfectly to avoid too much bitterness from the hop profile.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Clownoisseur (428) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Growler courtesy of Greg, thank you!! Pours a vibrant yellow-gold. Nice two finger frothy white head. Very fine lacing. Sexy beer. Aromas are just a bouquet of hops! Fresh cut flowers, peaches, light pine.....I could probably go on with adjectives, but really, this aroma is so inviting! Everything you would want out of a fresh DIPA. Taste is incredible!! Perfect balance of hops (that bouquet in the aroma is amplified in the taste) and malt sweetness. Wave after wave of hop flavors settled on my palate. The tropical fruit upfront...mango, peach, apricot, pear....the slight pine resin and sap across the middle...then some very moderately bitter hops into the finish. Slight grapefruit tartness but no real bite. Finishes perfectly dry and clean. A mild bread, earth and herbal backbone help keep the mouth feel/flavor balanced with all the hops going to work on your palate. Medium carbonation...nice and lively beer. This was one of the best, if not the best Double IPA’s I have had. Severely under-rated beer, in my opinion.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
boofcheese (16) - Hamden, Connecticut, USA - SEP 14, 2014
This belongs right next to Heady Topper. Truly one of the greatest Double IPAs you can get. East Coast, rejoice, for we have Ghandi!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
aleigator (804) - GERMANY - JUL 31, 2015
Pours a completely hazed orange color, with a gigantic, stable white head. Offers a powerful hop variety, consisting of orange, lemon zest and a good amount of leafy grass. This gets topped off by a resinous note, revealing a whiff of sweetening wild honey, blending beautifully into bready, slighty biscuity malts. Out of this gentle aromas evolves a fantastic, exotic fruitiness, showcasing oranges in the most awesome way. Has a mild, medium carbonation with a soft mouthfeel, featuring an amazig, refreshing and intense hoppiness. Tastes of bready, soft malts, which get nestled, by fresh citrus, dank grass an utmost fruity orange. Underneath this hop impact the malts probably turn sweeter, this is just a guess though, as the hops perform the taste transformation completely on their own, beginning dank, while finishing resinous sweet with a tad of wild honey and sugared lemonade. Finishes with an amazig, luscious fruitiness, coated up by a prominent hop bitterness, creating a full, satisfying mouthfeel, bringing out an intense, perfectly build iipa.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Jjg226 (71) - Staten Island, New York, USA - SEP 10, 2013
Pours a dark golden in color with nice two finger white head. OK retention with nice lacing. Strong pine aroma with lots of grapefruit and some tropical fruit. Lots of pine and citrus on the tongue with some dank. Finishes dry and bitter. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Extremely smooth. Overall, an easy drinking, complex DIPA! I'll be seeking this one out again soon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
bigda83 (854) - Jamestown, New York, USA - SEP 4, 2015
Can. Been searching for this one for a long time! Pours a clear sparkly golden color with a sudsy white head to it. Aroma of tropical and citrus fruits with pine. Flavor had lemon, orange, grapefruit, mango, pine. Very nicely done beer. Medium body, sticky texture, lively carbonation, and bitter on the end. This was really crushable for being listed as 8.8 on here. Drank very easily.

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