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RATINGS: 339   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   IBU: 150   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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 youíre rooting for the mythical horned horse or the deadly assassin of the east, we hope youíll 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

tleaver33's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tleaver33 (62) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 14, 2013
Bottle poured into a tulip. Amber color with medium white head that dissipates quickly. Has a sticky, sweet aroma mixed with citrus. Taste is pine and resin with melon and floral notes thrown in. Great balance as well. An excellent beer overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rumproasts (4130) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Bottle. Deep golden with one finger head. Huge citrus hops, especially grapefruit. Medium body with moderate booze. If youíre into citrus forward IPAs, I canít imagine not liking this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Torrefacto (911) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 23, 2015
Cobrizo limpio y espuma marfil muy compacta. Aromas intensos de mango, uva, miel, pino. Cuerpo denso y meloso, con inicio dulce y afrutado, mango, sabor intenso de pino y final de amargor igualmente intenso resinoso.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pyrmir (4206) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 19, 2015
Sample from bottle at Brewdog bar gbg. Golden orange with beige head. Aroma with lots of pine hops, caramel, sweet malt and citrusy hops. Taste has lots hops, pine, wood, resin, grapefruit, lemon and orange with a nice marmalade caramel malt backbone. Really nice!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RichTheVillan (4455) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2015
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; cloudy orange pour with a thin creamy beige head, aroma has orange, a hint of melon and pine, taste has a grapefruit, some pine, IBUs taste pretty big, resinous hop, some mango action, has some sweet caramel in the background, fine stuff tastes pretty fresh. Artwork on bottle is excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrnkMcDermott (2902) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2015
Guest draft at Lagunitas Beer Circus. Big piney hop smell up front. Amber beer under a foamy head. Taste has lots of Citra bitterness, but a strong pineapple component, too. A bit more malt sweetness, too. Under these conditions, I donít get much more alcohol, which is just fine with me; the flavor is strong enough to speak for itself.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (1433) - Barcelona, SPAIN - JUN 11, 2015
Bottle at Biercab. Amber colour with white head. Citric and resinous aroma, also fruity. Sweet, fruity, resinous, citric, pineapple, peach, grapefruit taste. Medium to full body.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
seuinoz (157) - Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Color is blonde. Taste is well balanced,little taste of alcohol even being at 8.5% . the ibuís over 140 doesnít even taste that hoppy. A really well balanced IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckeyeBoy (3604) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 19, 2015
22oz bottle pours out a golden orange topped with a small head. Nose is tropical fruit citrus pineapple melon and a nice sweetness. Taste is more of the tropical fruit pineapple grapefruit pithy and a nice malty sweetness to hold it together.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
LKay (136) - Maryland, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Great bitter and grapefruit accent with a wonderful honey and floral aroma.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Savage_Night (114) - California, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Batch #692. Pours hazy orange with a nice frothy white head. Head retention is good. AROMA: tropical fruit, orange, pineapple, peppercorns, citrus, herbal/floral notes, slight malt and hop bitterness. FLAVOR: citrus, tropical fruit, pineapple, hop bitterness, slight malt, slight peppercorns, spice, tangerines and light alcohol. FINISH: dry oily feel with a citrus, hop and slight peppery aftertaste. First time having anything from pipeworks and it didnít disappoint. Awesome flavors, aromas and look to the brew. Really looking forward to tasting more from Pipeworks.

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