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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   IBU: 90   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
This is the big boy! 90 IBU, lots of maltiness and 7.6%+ ABV! A very tasty full flavored ale, our most popular. It has earned the tag line - "Watch out, the Warrior will get you!"

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HogTownHarry (6371) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - JUL 11, 2008
Growler. Shared with blankboy, gregclow, jerc, mabel & tupalev. Cloudy deep orange pour, large frothy-foamy beige head. Citrus aroma, weak alcohol, dry and leafy, plenty of malt. Sweet taste, still dry, dry yeast comes out as it warms - tasty, refreshing, but fairly light - hardly any alcohol. Average body, very soft carbonation, slightly carbonized in the finish - very decent, somewhat a juicy UK-style IPA with NorAm hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blipp (7371) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 18, 2008
UPDATED: MAY 20, 2008 Cask at The Old Toad in Rochester NY. Also, this beer was put through some column filled with hops called a Randall. I’m new so I don’t know if this is a normal thing or not but I thought it was worth noting. Poured orange brown with an off white head. Aroma is fresh grapefruit, flowers, and caramel. Medium body, very smooth. Flavor is much sweeter than the aroma, but still has enough bitterness to hit your palate hard. Notes of sweet grapefruit, floral hops and caramel. Very well balanced. Finish is long and very pleasantly bittersweet.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Prostman (1077) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 7, 2008
This was a really balanced DIPA. I would buy this again but the girl at the brewpub said that it was not longer going to be made in the near future.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zach8270 (3961) - Henrietta, New York, USA - MAR 1, 2008
(cask @ The Old Toad - Rochester, NY) Dark copper color with a very thin white head. Aroma is lightly fruity and malty with a light touch of floral hops. Flavor is sweet and malty at first with hints of citrus like orange and grapefruit, then goes to a floral hop and slightly bitter, earthy finish. Alcohol was very well hidden.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mds (2250) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 27, 2008
Draught. Murky, brownish-orange body with a small covering and sparce lacing. Smells fresh with oranges and peach/candyish hops. Flavour is lightly sweet with pineapple hoppiness and caramel toastiness in the finish. Some alcohol and brash malts flavours.
Tasted at Cole’s in Buffalo during the month of January 2008.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (7013) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 25, 2008
On tap @ Coles Buffalo NY. Amber pour with aroma of grapefruit & piney hops. Good body & mouthfeel. Hops seem a little light in taste. Smooth drinking, citrus& malt presnce but hops are not as abundant as a DIPA should be IMO>

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopson (635) - Williamsville, New York, USA - JAN 25, 2008
tap: a very nice ipa, though I am not sure it ventures into the dipa category. abv and hop flavor are a little light to be dipa, but nonetheless, I found this to be an enjoyable beer that I would order again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
estoppel (1028) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 6, 2008
Tap. Amber body, small white head, hoppy nose. Fairly rich caramel body, hops shine through. Typical example of the style (which is a good thing).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerbill (3576) - Laurel, New York, USA - SEP 3, 2007
On tap at the brewpub. Arrived at the table in a 16 oz. pounder a clear reddish brown with a thin film for a head that completely disappeared before my first sip. Light malt and floral aroma. The flavor was malt along with some pine. Lingering bitterness after the swallow. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cartoonkhaki (1223) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 1, 2007
Dark cloudy orangy colour with off white head. Malt aroma and a strong floral hop in the aroma as well. Good malt flavours and dry hop bitters and a not to overpowering alcoholic flavour. They told me that this batch was stronger then normal at around 8.5% I was really impressed with this variety and had to take some home to share.

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