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RATINGS: 1081   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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This beer is intended to be a sensory assault for hop lovers. At 8.0% ABV, four hop additions during the brew process, and a final wallop of excessive Columbus dry-hopping, this beer is meant to say one thing: MORE HOPS! Perfect for these cool winter nights, The Deviant is a returning favorite from the little brewery in Lyons, Colorado that started the Canned Revolution!

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scoth (529) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 26, 2012
Pours hazy copper with a puffy beige head, clinging lacing. A nice bouquet of pine resin, grapefruit, apricot, and caramel. Medium body, zesty, spicy and dry. A hint of malt, mild citrus, then a medium-strong bitter finish, mellows while lingering. Deep, big, strong, yum.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tnkw01 (1194) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Tap. Color is amber with a medium head.aroma is the usual hoppy, grapefruit and spruce. Taste is also the usual hoppy grapefruit and spruce. Really bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thegreenrooster (3307) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Pour is a dark orange with a large white head. Aroma is a nice pungent hop with an equally nice sticky malt backbone. Flavor is more of a nice fresh hop with a chewy caramel malt bringing things up. This is a solid but heavier mouthfeel than usual IPA.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
RickReallyBrew (34) - Franktown, Colorado, USA - DEC 6, 2014
This is a great higher gravity IPA. Not truly as hoppy as they say. Deschutes Fresh squeezed or Gr Flash W Coast IPA seem hoppier. In reality Deviant a bit maltier. So the malt/hop ratio can obscure true hop content. Nonetheless, this is a great Bier. If you like IPAs, this is Dales Pale Ale beefed up to IPA. And I love it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bif (1563) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 6, 2014
On tap. Served a mahogany color with a small head and bits of lacing. Aroma of dark fruit, citrus, pine and trace of malt and booze.Taste of citrus, dark fruit, bit of pine and malt sweetness. Good bitterness and a dry finish. Mediumbody, crisp with a nice hop bite. Enjoyable beer worth checking out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jandd1983 (2761) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - DEC 4, 2014
It poured a hazy amber color with an off-white head. The aroma was of caramel, citrus, peach and pine. The taste was a little sweet and medium bodied with an oily texture and soft carbonation. Good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gad905 (169) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Keg at BD Brum, 8/5/14. Pours burnt orange amber, offwhite head. Nose of caramel, pine resin, citrus and a kind of oniony dankness. Tastes fairly sweet caramel, then big bitterness, lots of orange, lots of pine and plenty more onion. Not in a bad way though, I quite like this Summit character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
MotherBrother (767) - Aalborg, DENMARK - DEC 2, 2014
Pour slightly hazy mahogany, with a small white head. Aroma has smoe caramel, faint grass, pine.. Somewhat tasty bitter taste, but has a very malty-sweetness to it. Medium bodied, with a fizzy carb.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bobhund (425) - - NOV 30, 2014
Köpt på Systembolaget Boländerna, Uppsala. En fin öl på många sätt, se betyget för mer info. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
williamstome (994) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 17, 2014
Ruddy pour, small tan head. Flavor is grapefruit, orange, caramel, alcohol, notes of pot. Aroma is citrus and booze.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
kdm1984 (713) - Missouri, USA - NOV 15, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 16, 2014 Canned 10/15/14, so still fresh by my standards (I think pale ales, including IPAs, are just fine within three months). Popped open the can: ugh. Big pine, catty aroma I’m not fond of in some IPAs. Flavor unfortunately follows suit, though there is also some resin I like. Not noticing the fruit. Maybe this isn’t at the right temp. I’ll give it more time and see if I can re-rate. Got a four-packer, and I liked their pale ale, so I’m hoping to avoid drainpours here! NEXT DAY UPDATE: This stuff is still vile to my nose and taste buds. Onion, garlic, body odor, cat pee, pine. Ugh. Had to drainpour the whole pack. Disappointed. :(

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