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RATINGS: 485   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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This unique double IPA takes the styleís origins a step further. IPAs were born out of making an ale that could sustain a long voyage. For our take, we were inspired by the indomitable Capt. James Cook whose 3rd voyage made him the first to navigate a treacherous route from England to New Zealand to the Pacific Northwest. Using Cascade hops from each of these regions we created a brew thatís citrusy, earthy and full of bold character.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (2122) - Santa Monica, California, USA - DEC 12, 2013
Overall good strong double ipa, definitely enjoyed, bevmo all the way for a nice ipa

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DCLawyer (1358) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Bomber->SA. Very murky deep orange with big frothy offwhite head. A: strong citrus and floral hops, fruit, wet hay. T: caramel malt, citrus hops, spice. ~AP. Chewy, dense, bittersweet. Aftertaste is off-puttingly sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Chadski4 (95) - Los Angeles, California, USA - NOV 17, 2013
Tasted in summer of 2013. Good taste and palate but felt the aroma could have been stronger.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12321) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2013
Tap @Bukowski, Boston
Clear deep amber-copper color, good creamy off-white head. Grainy-hoppy aroma, lots of citrus. Medium-bodied. Some fruityness. Hops tasted first like German! Then pine, lemon. Interesting hop profile.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GarrettB (986) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 11, 2013
January 25th, 2012 - Boston Beer Companyís Third Voyage is a cleverly designed and marketed take on the often mistaken history of the IPA. For this brew, the IPA is cooked up with hops, and each variety originates in a destination visited by Cook himself: New Zealand, England and the Pacific Northwest. However it is made, and whatever this trio of hops does to the flavor, the final product is a taste thatís veritably packed with sunshine and acidity. Imagine the usual sweet and hoppy heavy notes of a double IPA, but decorated with ample touches of lemon and dry orange pith. These wreaths of citrus donít overpower either - the medley of flavors is mild, and mix well, almost like ponzu sauce, or the dipping sauce often served with gyoza. Itís distinctive and tangy, but restrained and delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (1956) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Decent double from a 22oz. bomber. Hazy copper color with robust , creamy head, sides of glass are coated with head residue. Hops and malt vie equally for the aroma, and taste is sharply bitter, hints of citrus and caramel , and mouthfeel is velvety smooth. Way to go Sam!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhilJackson80 (294) - Oklahoma, USA - NOV 2, 2013
UPDATED: APR 20, 2014 22 oz Bomber. The beer has strong malt flavor for a double IPA with resin & some alcohol flavors to it. Too much malt flavor in it for me. Overall an average DIPA to me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (3189) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2013
Sample from bomber @sbwf13. Golden orange with off white head. Aroma has sweet caramel, citrus, grapefruit, orange, flowers and sharp herby notes. Taste is sweet, caramel, toffee, earth, citrus, resin and herbs.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rmussman (1702) - California, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Really nice ipa sampled from a Costco mixed set. Really hoppy and smooth on the mouth. Nice brew

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkbcr (98) - Illinois, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Color is a deep amber with a minimal white head. Faint malt aroma. Taste is mostly malts and alcohol with a slight hop finish. Mostly earthy tasting. Not much to get excited about.

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