Brewed by Powell Street Craft Brewery
Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Vancouver, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   IBU: 88   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mgermani (1000) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - JAN 24, 2013
Pours a hazy copper with a thin off-white head and a nice, spicy hop aroma. Strong malt backbone - light sweetness and definite toastiness - with more great spicy hops. Bold yet nicely balanced - very fresh tasting. Moderate body with decent carbonation - I think I kicked up a bit of sediment in my second pour (the remainder of the 650ml bottle) which caused it to be a bit creamer than intended, but no complaints. Very solid local offering - and I love the freshness!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jonas (6001) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - DEC 20, 2014
Sampled at the brewery. Orange Amber, creamy lace Resiny grassy hops on a medium light biscuitty base. Dry grassy/herbal finish, citrus retronasal . Ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pictoman (725) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 16, 2014
Poured from 650mL bottle. Clear, amber orange with off-white head. Very heavy malt (light sweetness) with resinous hops plus mild citrus hops. Body is a little on the lighter side overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crit (3483) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 30, 2014
Sparkling amber,small beige head.Nice piney spicy hop nose. Light sweet malt start with a balanced mid , and a long bitter hop finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CapFlu (4717) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 3, 2014
Deeper orange body with little or no head. Nose of very tart citrus orange. Very citrus, Seville orange and marmalade. Lasting bitterness through the finish. Somewhat dry. Thanks Alex. Boston Round.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (13156) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 17, 2014
Hazy light tan. Aroma is light mandarin, bit biscuity and earthy. Balanced character, little bit of bitterness in the finish and biscuity mellow maltiness up front.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kschep (1706) - DENMARK - JUN 10, 2014
Nose is cooked vegetables, dry lemon, red pepper sweetness, black pepper zing, feel is mediumbroad, taste is aluminum, cashew, dough, red grape, later leaves,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (4348) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Draught @ Vancouver Craft Beer Week Festival 2014, Vancouver, BC

Malty, caramely and hoppy DIPA with some pine and resinous notes. Okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vadie (930) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 10, 2014
Jaune brumeux avec un col blanc. L’arôme du pin et houblon. Pas trop sucré pour un impériale. Le goût es d’houblon du début au fin. Simple mais bonne.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (6782) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 19, 2013
Draft - Fresh sweet pine. Clear gold with a thin white head. Very resinous and dry, but a well balanced bitterness. Nothing spectacular but very solid and easy drinking.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rwgould (331) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 28, 2013
Boston round from the brewery. Pours a glowing golden orange with a small white head that dissipates quickly. Aroma: Super fruity. Grapefruit, orange, hints of banana, cherry. Subtle hints of spice - cinnamon, cloves. Palate: thick bodied, smooth, fizzy, long finish but not too dry. Taste: Sweet start. Subtle bitterness in the finish. Really really nice. Reminds me of a lot of the Scandinavian IPAs I’ve had.

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