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RATINGS: 247   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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A few times a year we cut Dan loose to brew whatever he choose. Always handcrafted, the bottle you hold is brewed for the adventurous soul. This is a very limited edition and we make no promises to ever brew this style again. A provocative 85 IBUs reverberates cleanly through this Double IPA. True hop saturation from kettle boil to dry hop cellaring dominates this elegant and lustful sensory enchantment. You hold a deceptively seductive Original Gravity of 19.2 Plato, now 9% ABV following the always 100% natural bottle fermentation. Luscious English Maris Otter malt is the essential heart of this voluptuous double IPA. Surrender is inevitable so enjoy now.



3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
vtafro (4838) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Bottle. Dark golden pour with white head. Herbal, spice and earthy hop aromas. Flavor is spices, citrus and with a bit of sweetness.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dragonfly1 (498) - Colorado, USA - JUN 12, 2013
Bottle ftom Mars Cheese Castle. Pours much clearer and lighter thsn expected, a light orange with minimal foam. Aroms is musty, earthy, with orange peel and alcohol. This is thick and syrupy. Very prickly carbonation, taste is still musty, hops are very bitter, although the bitterness isn’t defined... not citrus or floral, i guess maybe more on the piney side of things. This is a good beer, but overall pretty straightforward. Expecting more for $14.00 a 4-pack.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
last1standing (12) - Orland Park, Illinois, USA - JUN 7, 2013
this is a smooth light headed I double IPA phenomenal pace goes on smooth Heise nine percent alcohol value can’t ask for a better bruh New Glarus outdid themselves thumbs up for tylenol must try you’re the best I’m the best p

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
queenholly (3502) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - MAY 26, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Madbeerbaron. Grapefruit, mango, apricot, sugary caramel malt aroma. Hazy honey gold with a small white head. Sweet caramel malt, musty citrus, tropical fruit flavor with an herbal grassy bitter finish. Body on the lighter side of full, moderate carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ed5388 (2538) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 22, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours a hazy golden orange color with an inch of fluffy white head. Big tropical and citrus fruit aromas. Taste and aroma are very hop forward. Pineapple, grapefruit, tangerine, orange peel, lemon rind, some bitter pine at the end, and balanced by some sweet bready malts.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Homer321 (2759) - Melboring, Florida, USA - MAY 21, 2013
courtesy of madbeerbaron. poured into my sam smith glass. large billowing white head. inviting tropical fruit and citrus hop aromoa. silghtly hazy. firm hop bitterness followed with assertive hop flavor and finish. leaves you craving more. this beer has it all. Not sure the age, but it is quite wonderful right now. would recommend.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JStax (3778) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Pours a lighter copper with a white h2ad. Aroma is pine and earthy sweetness. Taste is slightly bitter. Very sweet and candyish body. Nice double IPA.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
wlajwl (4622) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 20, 2013
UPDATED: SEP 30, 2013 Aroma is pine, citrus and grassy hops. The flavor is grapefruit, fruit//berries, mild sweetness, hop resin, malts and a grassy/bitter finish. Well crafted IIPAs this good are not a dime a dozen.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut (2171) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - JUN 16, 2013
Bottle enjoyed last night from Mr. Ed. WILBUUURRR! Pours gold with a big foam off white head that leaves a layer of lacing. Nose of pine and grapefruit. Taste is plenty bitter, adds a layer of mango and mellon midway. Body is full. How much weed does on have to do to make a sitcom around the concept of a talking horse?

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Polorl69 (8) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 17, 2013 does not count
What a great beer, everything you would look for in a well balanced double IPA. a great west coast style IPA from the heart of America. this should be a year round beer. I would by it (if it was available in PA) by the keg. reminds me of a fuller bodied sculpin.


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