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RATINGS: 1672   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
You have in your hands a devastatingly fresh double IPA. While freshness is a key component of many beers- especially big, citrusy, floral IPAs- we’ve taken it further, a lot further, in this IPA. You see, we specifically brewed it NOT to last. We’ve not only gone to extensive lengths to ensure that you’re getting this beer in your hands within an extraordinarily short window, we made sure that the Enjoy By date isn’t randomly etched in tiny text somewhere on the bottle, to be overlooked by all but the most attentive of retailers and beer fans. Instead, we’ve sent a clear message with the name of the beer itself that there is no better time than right now to enjoy this IPA.

Batch List:
Enjoy By 09-21-12   Enjoy By 02-15-13   Enjoy By 02-14-14 Enjoy By 02-14-15
Enjoy By 11-09-12   Enjoy By 04-01-13   Enjoy By 04-20-14 Enjoy By 04-20-15
Enjoy By 12-21-12   Enjoy By 04-20-13   Enjoy By 05-16-14 Enjoy By 05-17-13
  Enjoy By 07-04-14 Enjoy By 07-04-13   Enjoy By 08-16-14 Enjoy By 08-02-13
Enjoy By 09-20-14 Enjoy By 09-13-13   Enjoy By 10-31-14 Enjoy By 10-25-13
Enjoy By 12-05-14 Enjoy By 11-12-13   Enjoy By 12-26-14 Enjoy By 12-13-13
Enjoy By 10-31-15 Enjoy By 07-04-16

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jdbr78 (4) - Riverton, Kansas, USA - FEB 11, 2015 does not count
2-14-15 release. As compared to the last releases going back to 7-04-14 and even 3-17-14 this is not as bright and crisp. Its hoppy, but it doesn’t pop. Dull is a word. Was hoping for more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
RCx240 (197) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 10, 2015
Pours transparent but slightly hazy golden orange. Foamy off white head, leaves behind some spotty lacing. Aroma is powerful citrus and resin. Tastes of citrus. Finishes soft, quickly with a faint bitterness. Light body, soft carbonation, slight stickyness. Very light and sessionable considering its 9.4% abv.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beernovice39 (3270) - Montana, USA - FEB 9, 2015
Bomber pours a golden brew with a white top. Nose is peaches, Caramel and citrus. Taste is caramel, citrus and resin.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
pacv27 (53) - - FEB 9, 2015
Translucent and very light orange in color with lots of bubbles. There is a foamy off white head that is 3 1/2 fingers in depth. The aroma is very floral with tons of grapefruit and others like pineapple, apricot and maybe even nectarines. Moderate mouthfeel but very smooth and highly drinkable for a 9.4% abv. The taste is a blend of the same tropical fruits in the aroma along with a sweet caramel malt base. Not nearly as hoppy as I was expecting it to be. The bitterness encountered at the end is reminiscient of tart fruit skins.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
NBird (626) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - FEB 9, 2015
02.14.15 on 01.30.15 Looks.. golden amber sml-med head. Smells.. big stone fruits and pine, some citrus too Tastes..stone fruits, mandarin, citrus, mango tang, big piney, big caramel and lingering resinous bitterness. Abv completely hidden and sensational. ..thanks to Glenn for the share!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
GlennHendry (247) - Oshawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 8, 2015
Rich golden pour with an extravagant head. Citrus aroma with grapefruit and orange giving way to a little stickiness and some floral notes. This beer is fairly bursting with flavour and if not for the small boozy kick at the end I’d never know it was a 9.4 per cent double IPA. Terrific beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
guzzler67 (1647) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - FEB 8, 2015
Hazy, amber/orange appearance with a small off white head and nice lacing. Aroma starts off with resin and grapefruit then fades to floral. Unique, complex flavors as notes of tropical fruit mingle with the West Coast hop characteristics while the malts add a grainy edge in the aftertaste. Full bodied, dry, well carbonated mouthfeel with an expansive alcohol fueled finish. Enjoy by 02-14-15 bottling.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlbusDumbledor (16) - Rome, ITALY - FEB 8, 2015
Buy at brewdog pub. citrus, floral, grass, golden, cloudy, light sweetness, very bitter, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, bitter, long finish,

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Maris (1341) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - FEB 7, 2015
From a 500ml bottle (Enjoy by 2.14.15) on 7/2/2015 (just in time!), shared by Butz with thanks. Pours a clear golden with a medium head. Has a lovely tropical floral IPA nose to it. In the mouth, there’s lots of sweet citrus (orange, mandarin) and stone (apricot, peach) with some light malt. The bitterness is sticky and resiny, but the sweetness holds sway in the end. Has a syrupy texture and soft carbonation. Super drinkable for a double - you’d never pick it as 9.4% blind. Just a really harmonious, almost subtle double IPA, which is enormously enjoyable. Refreshing isn’t a word you’d usually associate with this style but it applies here.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DanielBrown (4343) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2015
Bottle from Brewdog Brum. Cracked open and drunk to celebrate the birth of my son. Beautifully deceptive DIPA: totally sneaks up on you. Thin, sticky and tasting like a lime biscuit cut with salt. Moreish. Incredibly delicious smell.

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