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RATINGS: 942   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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A Double IPA brewed in memory of the brew cat.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
0o9i (439) - Reno, Nevada, USA - MAR 23, 2012
Bomber. Hazy, honey, gently sparkling, off-white, lumpy, fluffy, huge head that leaves thick, sticky lace. Fresh, hoppy nose dominated by citrus with orange in the lead by far. Some pine, some sweet, syrupy malts underneath. Medium-full body with lots of gentle carbonation, a fairly dry finish, a little sticky on the lips. Flavor is hoppy, citrus, orange, pine, grapefruit rind, subdued caramel malts through the middle for some support. Long, lingering hop finish.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
zacgillbanks (2909) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Bright golden coloured with an orange blossom and tropical fruit flavour, sweet zesty and pine notes on the creamy finish. Superb, but a bit high ABV for the flavour.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Art (2094) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 2, 2015
On tap at a6p. Definitely the old school double ipa. Pours a clear orangey copper color. White head. Aroma of light pine and resin. Taste is high high bitterness. Am example of an IPA that can use an update.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ScipioA (370) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - APR 27, 2015
Old school IPA clear copper pour with a tan head. There’s a nice orange/grapefruit citrus aroma carries through to the flavor, but there’s a little too much sweetness and alcohol, like a dry hopped malt liquor. Thick and bubbly mouthfeel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marko (4175) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - APR 19, 2015
Again, thanks Glava, Renato, Peh et al.! Poured a dark golden-amber b ody with an off white head. NIce passionfruit/tropical fruit aroma. Fruity, hoppy taste, some pine, this was a bit past its prime, so it fought through heavy maltiness, but it was still ok enough overall. Hope to rerate these fresh one day!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ogivlado (6167) - Zagreb, CROATIA - APR 16, 2015
Bottled 650ml. -at Svijet Piva Zagreb. Unclear golden coloured, medium sized white to off-white head, grapefruity nose. Sweet malty, quite strong fruity hoppy, noticable alcohol and dry rather bitter hoppy finish. Really pleasant brew.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TylerGreenDC (509) - - APR 15, 2015
Draft. Aroma of floral hops. Flavor is trip hop, mostly mango and guava, but its not close to being too sweet. Some gentle bittering at the end brings it into balance (maybe with help for some wispy caramel malts?) A stunner.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MrOrla (328) - Odense C, DENMARK - APR 13, 2015
Bottle at home. Hazy golden body with a huge clear white head. Aroma is hops, grapefruit, pine needles, caramel, pineapple. Taste is hoppy, pine needles, grapefruit, bread, fruit, and hops again, very refreshing :). Good ipa! And very well hidden alcohol :)

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thehinge (280) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Murky orange pour with a healthy white head....lots of lacing. Grassy aroma. Citrusy front end with a healthy hop bitterness in the aftertaste. This was very good. Have liked everything I’ve sampled from Port

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nihtila (1399) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2015
12.3.2014. Aroma has grass, exotic fruits, esp mango and pineapple. Taste follows decently. Earthy, grassy hop profile, sweetness and dryness in good balance. Still more like dry.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (5660) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours hazy amber, nose is floral, toffee, light citrus, taste is similar, sweet, grapefruit.


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