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RATINGS: 1290   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.07   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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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 11-09-12   Enjoy By 04-01-13   Enjoy By 04-20-14
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 10-25-13
                                Enjoy By 11-12-13
                                Enjoy By 12-13-13


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gmellison (423) - Colorado, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Had one over the summer but forgot to rate. 12.13.13 batch on tap at the mayor. Aroma is piney and skunky, with some grapefruit. Flavor is grapefruit, hops, with a sneaky bitter finish. Dope

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
seanocono (3) - - NOV 27, 2013 does not count
Tap at Alehouse in SAMO. 12.13.13 batch. Not typically a huge IPA fan, but the citrus, apricot, and pine complement each other well. Hoppy, but not obnoxiously so. In all, the best IPA I've had in some time. Will revisit.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
migajos (161) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 25, 2013
Enjoy by 12.13.13. Bottle from Whole Foods Miami, South Beach. This is an ultimate IPA. Aroma is just amazing. Pine + fresh citruses. Taste similar. Lots of pine. Hops are very intensive. long bitterness, Although it has 9,4% alcohol, I don’t feel it at all. This is a sign of an amaizing beer. Very drinkable for DIPA! I’m gonna say that. This is one of the best beers I’ve had so far!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcr (2208) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Bottle. Batch 11-12-13. Clear golden body. Frothy white head. Aroma of resin, raw hops, grapefruit rind, pine. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and moderately to heavily bitter. Medium to full body, velvety texture, lively carbonation. Intense resin hop flavor with some biscuit, bread notes in the background. I guess I’ve lost my taste for resin, pine tar hop bombs.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ricksterdu (39) - - NOV 24, 2013
Poured with no head See through amber pour with minimal to no lacking. Off the nose: cirtus, pine with sweet malt in the back end. I tasted some biscuit on the back end. Hoppy with well masked 9.4abv I recommend this beverage. The price is reasonable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
fraternie (819) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 22, 2013
ENJOY BY 12/13/13: Distinctly floral and herbal on the nose with a strong hoppy mouthfeel dominated by grapefruit citrus and piney hops over the somewhat oily texture, hints of vegetal complexity and subtle caramel malts linger through the lightly spicy, creamy, and smooth finish. Packs a punch, but you don’t taste it, just feel it.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
toml219 (209) - California, USA - NOV 21, 2013
ENJOY By 12-13-13. Wow this was just great. Poured into a shaker pint. Smell is fresh hop citrus piney. Taste is just wonderfull. I need to go drink more of these before 12-13-13. Can not wait to try the next one.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stldsf1 (616) - Florida, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Yum. Super hops blast you in the face. Get it now. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danyel (741) - Colorado, USA - NOV 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours a very clear orange with a nice white head. Smells very fresh, almost woody. Has a really clean taste, very piney, sticky resin, great lingering finish. A really solid, awesome beer!! Yumm!

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
lklammer (1) - - NOV 19, 2013 does not count
Enjoy by 12.13.13 in a 22oz bottle served in a snifter. World of Beer Westchase. Smooth, easy drinking DIPA.


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