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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   IBU: 76   EST. CALORIES: 267   ABV: 8.9%
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The color is deep amber with a light, creamy head. The nose starts off with a touch of citrus but then turns decidedly into peaches. The taste starts off with creamy malt resulting from the pale 2 row and caramel malts and Saint Arnold yeast. The hop bitter starts low then builds to a crescendo, but always maintains a balance even in its big finish. The hop flavor continues to be peaches, an interesting manifestation of the Columbus, Simcoe and Centennial hops. This is the first Divine Reserve that we have filtered. This decision was made to make the hop flavors brighter, plus it would have been a bottling nightmare with all the hop bits in it. This beer is best enjoyed at 45° or even a little warmer. Though the recipe and style indicate this beer to be enjoyed fresh, we expect this beer to develop interestingly over the years.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
terrwils (7) - Union, New Jersey, USA - MAY 21, 2013 does not count
Pleasantly surprised with this IPA, as I'm not a huge St. Arnold's fan. Great aroma with hops and fruit -- citrus mostly. It's strong. 8.9% abv. and quite hoppy, but delicious and a thick taste on the tongue unlike most IPAs I've had (feels creamy, but doesn't look it). Deep amber color. Nice light cream head. Really delicious and a great value for <$5 for a 22oz bottle. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hophead22 (2880) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - MAY 16, 2013
22oz bottle. Rating #186. Dark amber with a big fluffy white head that left a decent amount of lace on the glass. Sweet pineapple and a little tropical fruit in there as well. Medium bitterness, sweet fruity aftretaste with a nic ebit of tropical fruit in the finish. Nice stuff. (2740)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
artmcd8 (1305) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 15, 2013
Pours a clear reddish orange with a white head. The aroma is of citrus and some alcohol. The beer has a slight tang and a crisp bitter finish. Very enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjay44 (2488) - Salida, Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2013
651 ml. bottle. Pours a thick, well retained off white head, with some lacing, over a slightly hazy dark gold (SRM 7) body......nose is resin, pine, grapefruit, toffee/caramel.....taste is medium toffee/caramel sweetness, balanced by pine, resin, citrus peel, finishing with moderate bitterness.......mouth feel medium, slightly sticky, alcohol hidden, carbonation low, slightly acidic. This is a very typicial I/DIPA. It is slightly sweeter than many, but has all the clean refreshing qualities, combined with appropriate complexity in both the malt and hop backbones. BJCP 8/3/15/4/7

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DialSquare (2316) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - APR 24, 2013
Bomber from Central Market in Houston. Copper pour with slight off-white head. Aroma is biscuity sweet malts, grapefruit, pine. Tastes are the same with floral. Nice clean and crisp. Thin to medium palate. Biscuit and pine in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (5048) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 24, 2013
Bottle, as Saint Arnold Endeavour @ Maxi’s House, courtesy of Max. Pours slightly hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, sweet fruity hops, peach, light citrus. Flavor is malt, caramel, fruity hops, grapefruit, light resin. Medium to full body, average carbonation. 230413

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (1877) - New York, USA - APR 11, 2013
Tap at the avenue pub, pretty excited to get my first Texas rate that will fill in the old map nicely. Pours copper/orange with 2 finger white head. Nose of citrus and spice. Tastes perfumey, chewy caramel, grapefruit citrus,peaches, resin, white pepper, and some malt. slightly oily on palate but quite enjoyable

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maverick34 (2059) - New York, USA - APR 2, 2013
Draft from the petrol station in grown. Clear coppery pour. Citrus, piney hop resin. Quite good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bule (579) - California, USA - MAR 20, 2013
On tap at Avenue Pub in New Orleans. Pours a pale reddish color with notice of a head. Citrusy flavors, and hop flavor lingers a long time.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (720) - The Colony, Texas, USA - MAR 12, 2013
Above average. This is the original bottling, not the Endeavour version, so this had some age on it. I had this when it first came out and can say it has mellowed but not by much. The aroma is sweeter and has a floral essence. The color is a clear amber with virtually no head. Smooth, almost oily palate. The flavors have blended well but it has become sweeter with the hops bitterness dropping slightly. Alcohol is still present and the carbonation has lessened a little. Still a good brew.

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