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RATINGS: 1237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Not quite an imperial, but certainly not a standard India pale ale. Our double IPA is a hop lovers dream. Citrusy and clean with an incredible finish.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Marthinus (276) - DENMARK - DEC 6, 2010
White blond head. Golden clear colored body. Aroma citrus hoppy, malty. Nice balanced with smooth palate. sweet-flavored. Nive round hoppy taste.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 6, 2010
Bottle from Havnens Vin og Tobak. Huge head with excellent duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are rich hops, perfume, flowers and citrus.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2010
Pours a pale gold with a small off white head. Aroma is dominated by pine and caramel, with a hint of citrus . Detected some tropical fruits in the flavour, as well as sweet caramel and pine. Quite thick mouthfeel with low carbonation. Bitter on the finish, and some heat from the alcohol. Nice

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bvc (1161) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - DEC 5, 2010
Draft. Pours a clear bright medium gold with ample foamy white head and plenty of sticky lacing. Nose is pretty straight forward and hop dominate with sweet pineapple citrus and very faint ’crackery’ malt. Not quite a sweet up front, still mostly pineapple notes and some light soap. Very one dimensional and lacking any real complexity. Some dry paper notes on the end as well.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HighlanderOne (1024) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - DEC 4, 2010
UPDATED: DEC 31, 2010 Poured from bottle. Nice, grapefruit hop and ocean in aroma. Golden ale color, thin white head. Great grapefruit / pine hop flavor, with pancake notes. Can’t believe this is 8.2%. Very well done.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OleR (4802) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 3, 2010
12 fl oz bottle. Tall and dense platina blond head. Sparkling brass colored body. Aroma of minty, citrus-fruity and peacy hops, well blended with caramelly and grainy malts. Quite sweet-flavored. A fresh, both fruity and malty sweetness. Bold bitterness; lemon and oranges, faint resin and tropical. More than medium full. Smooth and slick in the mouth. Fruity hop linger in the finish. Very good indeed.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cmonster (982) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 2, 2010
Bottle served in a tulip. Pours clear light orange with a medium sized white head. Average retention and lacing. Nose is lemony citrus, grass, hay, and heat. Medium sweet, slightly bitter flavor. Blanced palate. Medium body, good carbonation, then a big green fizz, and a finish shared equally by soft malt and clean hops.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thorpe429 (5011) - , Illinois, USA - DEC 1, 2010
On tap at Capone’s last Saturday. Pours a light gold bordering on yellow. Nice white head in the tulip and large amounts of lacing as it makes its way down. Promising start but the nose is a big letdown. With a name like 2XIPA, I’m expecting something big and bold. This brings a bit of citrus and grass, but nothing over the top. Taste is the same, although the bitterness levels are pretty high. Not much malt and very little actual hop flavor apart from the bitterness; not sire what they were going for here. Mouthfeel is dry and slightly alcoholic. Good drinkability as I like me some resin with my lunch, but nothing spectacular. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 09-28-2010

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brewfus (13) - tallahassee, Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2010
12oz bottle poured into a pint glass A-Pours a golden color with a tint of coper. white head with a decent amount of lace. S-smells of sweet citrus hops and some other milds sweetness. T-First on the pallet is hops followed by a nice balance of malt sweetness. Very balanced yet still intricate enough to keep things interesting. Tastes become more aparent as the beer warms M-mouth feel is excellent and gets better as it warms as well. Carbonation is dead on. D- This is a great offering from Southern Tier. Its a very drinkable double IPA with enough hops to itch the hop-head scratch but that the same time has enough malt to keep things in check. The abv is completely hidden as well which makes this drinkability dangerous.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (11824) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2010
Bottle at The Cad’s Pure Mad Rocket Mon The Beezer Tasting. Pours clearish, light gold with a small head. Pine, caramel, citrus and light bread in the nose. Pretty sweet flavor, with pineapple and honey, and moderate bitterness. Medium in body with average carbonation. Short to medium bitterness in the finish, with some tingly alcohol and light, lingering resins in the throat. Good stuff, very drinkable.


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