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RATINGS: 351   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96   IBU: 150   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ninja vs. Unicorn celebrates the epic battle between two of the biggest hop-heads of lore. Brewed with over five pounds of hops per barrel, this unfiltered double IPA is sure to please the most discerning hop lover. Whether you’re rooting for the mythical horned horse or the deadly assassin of the east, we hope you’ll enjoy Ninja vs. Unicorn. Bottle Art by Jason Burke ink & lead Designs

Bottling Dates:
Batch 003 : 3/3/12
Batch 008: 4/9/12
Batch 013: 5/15/12
Batch 018: 6/18/12
Batch 025: 7/24/12
Batch 033: 8/28/12


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4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rubbishystuff (2053) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 29, 2012
Big thanks to the Missus for picking this up. Batch #018. Powerful aroma of pine and citrus hops with a little herbal-ness too. Malt balances it well. Dry finish which I’m still thinking about what I though of it. Quite good. Serving: Bottle


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (4353) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - AUG 31, 2015
16 ounce can. Thanks Al. Pours a cloudy pale gold with a nice white head. Aroma of citrus, tropical, pine, and malt. Taste is grapefruit, pineapple, tropical, pine, and caramel malt. Big and bold. Delicious.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bursprak (1409) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2015
Can from a trade over on BA, 3 weeks old. HAzy golden pour with a frothy head. Lots of tropical fruits, pine, grapefruit, caramel with a medium bitterness. Nice and fresh!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Klimaet (756) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2015
Can from Bursprak. Thanks buddy! Light hazy golden with a medium white head. Aroma is very dank, citra, lots of fresh citrus, orange peel, lemon zest, hops, light herbal. Taste is peachy, dank, hops, citrussy, grassy, lingering hop bitterness. Damn, this is fresh!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dmac (4747) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 21, 2015
Tallboy can from Robert K. Poured a chil hazed bright yellow gold with an average sized frothy bright white head. Aroma is dank hops, rotting citrus, tropical fruit rinds, sugary orange marmalade on top of medium toast. Bigger body with some lingering heat and an almost chewy mouthfeel that finishes dry and leaves a long lasting aftertaste. Flavor is great, older grapefruit, tangerine, lime, dry toast crusts, tropical fruit skins, dank hops, wet pine needles and dough. Great beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vestergaard (958) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2015
Can thanks to Bursprak. Pours a clear golden with a smooth, big, white head. Aroma is really hoppy and fruity. Pineapple, citrus, grape fruit peel, lime juice, hop juice, citra. Pretty little and pale malt presence. Taste is pineapple-sweet and overall very fresh fruity with a nice, bitter finish. Really good and fresh!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ericular (832) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Pours a murky pale gold with lasting ring of head and fine-grained lacing. Aroma is very nice, with berries and tropical fruits, bright and sweet overall. Taste is sweet caramel up front, staying fresh as it dries in the middle, bringing some pine resin and some assertive bitterness. Dry and sticky finish, with the ABV becoming more evident as it gets heavier in the end. Ratebeer says 9%, this can says 8%... overall this is a strong, full, hoppy DIPA.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
myrda (96) - - AUG 16, 2015
Wow, plein de houblon au nez, bouquet immensément complexe. Fruit de la passion, ananas, pêche, zeste d’oranges... Tout aussi aromatique en bouche. Houblons peut-être un peu affaiblis par le temps, mais tout aussi riche. Entrée de bouche plutôt fruitée, puis malté rappelant le sucre d’orge suivi d’un arrière goût plein d’amertume qui remplie le palais.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maverick34 (2625) - New York, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Canned. Very yellow clear pour white head. Pleasant citrus and pine and resin. Dry finish. Very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jahshuwuh (498) - USA - AUG 9, 2015
Dull golden orange with ample fluffy white head. Smells of grass, dank, onion, some citrus, caramel malt, cantaloupe. Taste is a dank hop bitter, pine, followed by a good amount of honey biscuit. The hop bitter follows from beginning to finish, fairly intense but balanced. After a few sips you notice the caramel malt more. Reminds me a little of hopslam. Enjoyed. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
BeerBunker (943) - Burbank, Illinois, USA - AUG 5, 2015
16oz can. Pours murky orange with a frothy white head. Nice head retention. Aroma is of hops, caramel, and pine. Taste is slightly hoppy with some pine. Definitely bitter. Has a caramel malt backbone. Lingering bitter taste. Not very hoppy, but still very bitter. Mouthfeel is medium and sticky. I really didn’t care for this one.


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