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RATINGS: 1419   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.08   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 02-14-15
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 10-31-14
                                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


4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
wade1point0 (69) - Colorado, USA - MAR 20, 2014
Smells amazing, strongly of grapefruit. On tap at tap n handle. Clear yellow gold color. Had after raging bitch and it tasted good, not overwhelming bitter to me. Long lingering fruit and herb finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
stoutnick (637) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 20, 2014
Enjoy by 04.20.14 bottle from Good Beer, NYC. Golden peach. Aroma is floral hops - smells promising! Taste is hops, syrup and pine. Mild fruitiness. Lovely, just lovely. Finish is mildly sweet but not sticky at all - wonderfully clean on the palate. You just keep coming back for more. Not as wow! as Ruination but far more sessional. The presence of the 9.4% abv is almost totally absent. Great beer.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
raradel (342) - Atlanti Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Bright nose and flavor. A little thin on the body for the ABV but the great fresh flavors make up for it!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mabel (7015) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 8, 2014
[5299-20130428] Tap. Orange citrus aroma has a nice hoppy sap note. Slightly hazy, light orange body with a long-lasting creamy off-white head and lattice lacing. Bitter orange rind and citrus juicy sap flavour. Medium-full body is fairly bitterly boozy. Delicious, very drinkable. (8/4/8/4/18) 4.2
(@ The Whiskey Room, Burlington, VT)

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CpyNPrnT (432) - Indiana, USA - MAR 3, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 23, 2014 2012 edition, I’m 12-21-12 from my notes. Orange, floral, hoppy goodness. Palate wrecker, see Stone. 2014 7.04.14 Super bitter, lots of hops, dangerously drinakable, nice citrus, nice grapefruit. WOW.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SW4Y1N (10) - - MAR 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours a dark golden color. Aroma of hops and wooden notes. Tastes extremely floral, yet has a nice complexity.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
reberiii (376) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 2, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 3, 2014 From bomber, 2-14-14 batch: Crisp clear pour, orange in color. Orange flavor, orange on the nose. Slight foam. Finishes clean. More to come when I finish my last bomber. UPDATE FOR 4-20-14: Smells like grapefruit soda when cold. Wonderful. Two fingers of foam. As it warms, the grapefruit slides out of the way for orange, pine and Dank. UPDATE FOR 10-31-14: Piney, dank grapefruit nose. Thin, yet creamy with the foam. Super grapefruit taste. Soapy foam. Bitter finish. Love it.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
polomagnifico (1202) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - FEB 27, 2014
Enjoy By 02-14-14. On tap. Medium amber hue with decent white head. Aroma has huge notes of citrus, pine, catnip and caramel. Full bodied and oily with soft carbonation. Heavy bitterness on the finish. Overall a lovely skunky kindbud IIPA. Loved it.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bigrond (1499) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 26, 2014
HAd the 2-14-14. Hands down the best IPA I’ve ever had. Strong hop aroma, out of this world flavor. With a 9.5 alc%...it’s the beer that just keeps giving. Lovedit, can’t wait for the next batch

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Silphium (3179) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - FEB 23, 2014
Draft (2.14.14) at Taps 25, Lansing. Hazy medium orange body with a medium dense off-white head. Spicy, musky nose, catty with skunky cannabis or wild sweet cicely. Super-catty, medicinal, spicy, leafy body with anise/licorice and orange peel. Weird and potent.


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