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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.76/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
A special beer for hop addicts. This is an aggressively hopped, higher alcohol version of a classic American-style IPA. We added hops at every stage of the brewing process we could think of resulting in a beer that drinks like a punch to the jaw.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
callmemickey (4285) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Orange-amber body, medium to thin off-white head, spotty lacing. Floral, with some resin, light citrus, and herbal bitterness. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation, mild bitterness, semi-dry throughout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HeadyDE (755) - Delaware, USA - JUL 21, 2012
Draft pint glass at brewpub. Description on special sheet states the beer was dry hopped twice. Very fresh indeed. Smooth, can’t really detect the high abv, nice lacing. Aroma is pleasant, but expected a little more in the nose. Piny, taste which was enjoyable. I swear I had this beer a few years ago and was more impressed with it then. Solid, put together 2ipa

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jkwalking05 (4598) - Arlington, Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2009
On tap at the brewpub (05/26/09). Deep gold in color with a small off-white head. Aroma is of hops, pine, grass and citrus. Taste is quite hoppy with notes of grapefruit, pine, grass and peppers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcwattsrugger (12198) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2009
on tap-pours a white head and copper/gold color. Aroma is citrus-lemon zest/grapefruit, pine, some medium malt. Taste is citrus-grapefruit/orange, pine, secondary medium malt. Lockjaw on cask taste also very minty/pine

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
GMCC2181 (1591) - Newark, Delaware, USA - MAY 21, 2009
UPDATED: JUL 2, 2010 On tap at stewarts. I have been waiting for this one for a while. Poured into a pint glass. Nice red color, not much head. Great aroma of grassy hops. Taste is very grassy. Lots of hop bitterness in the taste. The bitterness just lingers. Not thick in texure but above average for a DIPA. Good beer but not great. Overall a really fresh DIPA that I enjoyed but I think their Amarillo IPA which was on tap at the same time is better...*****Update****Cask at stewarts July 1st 2010...More of an orange color...decent head, that leaves a good lacing on the glass. Super smooth beer. Hoppy but not bitter.... Grapefruit and pine taste. I love the (cask) temperture. Much better on cask then the regular version.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ROGUE (2200) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - DEC 24, 2008
On tap at brewpub. Poured an amber color with a thick off-white head and heavy lacing. Aroma was piney with light malt in the back. The flavor was heavy piney hops with a hint of citrus but the hops really knock everything else out. Medium body with some dryness upon the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Goodgrief (1997) - Middletown, Delaware, USA - MAR 10, 2008
Sept. 2007 - Orangey pour with very little head or lacing. Aroma was grapefruits and more grapefruits. Flavor was thick ands syrupy grapefruit nectar, with caramel malts and other bittering hops. Flavor profile reminded me of Dreadnaught. Good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Braudog (6377) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - NOV 12, 2007
Draft pint shared with my wife at the brewpub. Rich rusty orange-red with a full-up top of tight foam. The aroma is of a hearty hop, but with a bit of soapy aromatic thing. Very perfumey, this drinks with a viscuous hop-resin edge and a tight puckering finish. (#3181, 11/8/2007)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10883) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
Name: Lockjaw IPA
Date: 10/12/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewfest, GABF

clear gold, frothy off white head, big sweet crystal malt aroma with lots of citrus hops and a touch of pine, lots of bitter hop flavor almost balanced by the sweet crystal malt, lasting bitter finish, too much on the bitter side of life,

Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 3/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: *4

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (12187) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 17, 2007
GABF ’07. Pours clear, sparkling amber with an average, frothy, off-white head, lasting with good lacing. Aroma is average malt (grain, cereal), heavy hops (flowers, perfume, pine), average yeast (sweat) with notes of pear. Medium bodied, oily texture, average carbonation, and a bitter finish. Average duration, light sweetness, moderate acidity and bitterness.

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