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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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In the Green Mountains, the landscape is dotted with breweries that have established Vermont as one of the premier beer destinations in the world. We pack a lot into our little state--abundant local foods, great music, natural beauty, and amazing beer. Vermonter’s know the finest things in life are best enjoyed with good buds. Friends and brewers Shawn Lawson and Mike Gerhart have teamed up to create a beer that features the best qualities of each brewery. Lawson, the bold adventurous brewer of Lawson’s Finest Liquids has earned a reputation for top-notch IPAs and award-winning maple beers. Fans flock to central Vermont in search of Lawson’s small-batch bottled creations and to enjoy his draught beer to select handful of your bars at a select handful of beer bars and restaurants. Gerhart is a rising-star of the Green Mountain beer scene. With a polished background at some of the most prestigious breweries in United States, his hard work and commitment to excellence can be tasted every batch of Otter Creek beer. Otter Creek and Lawson’s Finest have gone to the great lengths to deliver the highest quality beer includes water from each brewery, locally sourced specialty malt, and a dose of freshly harvested Vermont hops. This collaboration creation combines the talents of the two brewers into the uniquely delicious Double Dose IPA--brewed in the spirit of friendship, fun and really great beer. Cheers!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
harrisoni (13596) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle thanks to Ryan. Sweetish hops. Gun metal flavour. Decent. I mean it’s a decent ipa. Good hops

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 31, 2013
(12oz bottle) Pours a hazy orange body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of florals, orange, tangerine, herbs, caramel, and peach. Flavor of grass, pine, florals, herbs, grapefruit, and tangerine with a dry, bitter finish.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcwattsrugger (11079) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - OCT 25, 2013
12oz bottle-offwhite-hazy gold. A-citrus/pink grapefruit/orange/pineapple, med malt. T-sweet citrus/pink grapefruit/orange/pineapple/spice hops with some bite, med malt-bready.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (10785) - Orange County, California, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Bottle @ Bobby’s house. Orange pour with a white head. Big pine, orange, and grapefruit aromas. A bit of sweet malt/bread in the background. Flavor is intensely bitter. A bit too sharp/harsh for me. Lots of pine, grass, orange, and grapefruit. Just a touch of caramel and bread sweetness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (10769) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2013
Keg at Prohibition Pig - Waterbury, VT. Pours lightly hazy gold with a creamy, off-white head. Big, juicy tropical fruit nose, plenty of tangerine, grapefruit, pine needles. Medium sweet flavor, mildly dank with lots more citrus, mango, mellow pine. Medium to full bodied with fine, creamy carbonation. Good and resinous to finish with moderate alcohol warmth, tangerine, melon, grapefruit and mango. Nice and juicy. Very tasty DIPA.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (9596) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - NOV 13, 2013
Tap at Max’s. Pours hazy orange with a medium, bubbly and frothy white head, medium retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is citrus, pine, and herbal hops, apple and pear esters, mango and papaya, biscuit and honey malt. Flavor is heavy hops and bitterness, light malt, fruity esters, and a dry finish. Medium to full body and medium carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopdog (8867) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2013
Bottle and then on tap. Cloudy golden color with a small sized off white head. Lot of nice hoppiness. Citrus, floral, pine, and fruity.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GT2 (8366) - San Diego County, California, USA - NOV 24, 2013
355mL. Pours hazy golden, thick head and lacing. Nose is dank tropical hops, candied ginger, candied papaya. Taste is thicker jackfruit, some sugar, rich body with tropical hop balance. Juicy and fresh. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (8339) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 10, 2013
12 ounce bottle from Beer Run. Pours a hazy orange color with a large frothy white head. Good head retention. Aroma of tropical and citrus hops notes, pale malts and the faintest toasty bit. The taste is bitter tropical, citrus, resin hops, toasted caramel malts. Medium bodied, average carbonation, moderate lingering bitterness, good balance. Nice beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (7829) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2013
Draft at Whole Foods PM. Pours hazy dark straw with off-white head. Nose is tropical fruit, piney hops, mild yeasty spice. Tasted of mango, tangerine, with a dry hoppy finish. Solid.


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