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RATINGS: 437   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 92   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Brewed for Union Jacks. Formerly Legacy Hoptimus Prime. Aggressively formulated with five different hop varieties, Hoptimus Prime is then dry hopped for two weeks, ensuring a MASSIVE hop flavor and aroma. Perfectly balanced with three types of malt, Hoptimus Prime is truly the pinnacle of hop flavor. This Double IPA pairs fantastically with spicy Thai food, Mexican cuisine, or a big olí bowl of chili.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
halfonit (1326) - Fall River, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 10, 2013
Pours a deep golden color, a little hazy, with some of the thickest head Iíve seen in a beer. I mean this head is legendary. Aroma is of malts, hops, citrus, some booze, and resin. Medium to full body. Flavor is very well balanced. I can pick up malts, hops, citrus, bread, slight grapefruit, and a little pine. Leaves a nice hop finish. This one definitely lives up to the hype. Iíve been wanting to try this one for a while and happy I finally have.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
northropfrye (3297) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 5, 2013
On tap at Barley Brothers, Winnipeg. A nice hoppy beer. Citrus, amber with a nice sweet balance. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
coolfunnj (360) - Margate City, New Jersey, USA - NOV 3, 2013
aroma is mostly floral hops with a hint of candyish malt, funk and perhaps pine..very nice looking clear amber/orange with creamy white lasting head..taste a very dry potent almost astringent bitterness is the main impression a bit of candylike flavor waaaayy in the background..strangely light bodied slightly creamy feel but again a way bitter finish..overall yes plenty of hops but not plenty of balance and as bitter as the hops are the flavor is lacking in substance..its okay but odd and its bargain priced compared to some is the best I can say about it

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - NOV 1, 2013
(bottle - 22 oz) Hazy copper pour with thin white head. Bitter and slightly citrus aroma, but mainly bitter hops and some grassy notes. Citrus hints and a light sweetness at the beginning of the flavor but quickly goes to a very dry and lingering bitter middle. Oddly bitter finish. A bit too bitter for me. And it really seemed heavier than I thought it would be.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cards04 (2686) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 1, 2013
An excellent DIPA. Pours a nice hazy orange. Really interesting sweet and sour aromas. Sweet malty flavors followed by a musty and spicy hop finish. This is a really good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lagerboy (1958) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 12, 2013
Bomber. Unclear orange, creamy off-white head settles and lasts. Floral citrus hop aroma. Perfumey citrus forward taste, some mild evergreen, caramel malts emerge as it warms. Average carbonation, medium bodied, moderately hopped for a DIPA, hardly massive. ABV is well hidden. Loved the name and was hoping for more. NFL (Not For Lagerboys)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rocbyter (2079) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - SEP 9, 2013
Strong resin and light floral hop aroma. Cloudy orange color with a small white head. Light palate in the beginning with a moderate bitterness. Palate and bitterness build to the finish with the bitterness fading in the end. Palate stays with you.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jasond612 (282) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 15, 2013
8/15/13 bottle bought at RW $6.99. Shared with dan. Big hop taste. Big Citrus smell but lacking in complexity. Love the name. Love the art work...I'll leave it at that ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Daytonbeer (726) - Ohio, USA - AUG 6, 2013
Pours gold with off white head and lacing. Aroma of grapefriut and pine hops. Taste is strong bitter hops with a respectable malty backbone. Very good and standard 2IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
simonblaine (571) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 23, 2013
Pours orange with decent head. Aroma of banana, cocoa and faint citrus. Taste is slightly fruity, leading to citrus peel, slightly sweet, hoppy, but as much as I expected. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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