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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.

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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 10-31-14
                                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


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
BeerBreakfast (15) - Castle Rock, Colorado, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Best IPA I have ever had. Extremely hoppy, but doesn’t contain too much bitterness...great brew.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (8091) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 10, 2013
2013-04-28. Crisp orange body, nice frothy off white head and lace. 4+ Modest aroma of citrus peel grows as it warms up. 7+ Flavour is pleasantly hoppy, citrus melange, sort of tangerines, orange. Citrus grows a bit as you go, gains sort of an oily orange peel quality, light resin notes. 7++ Average plus bodied palate, good carbonation. 3+ Pretty nice stuff! Enjoy By 5.17.13 IPA, On tap at The Whiskey House, Burlington

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
fattybladdy (620) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - MAY 9, 2013
05-17-13 - Pours a golden orange, aroma of pine and citrus hops. Tastes quite fresh, piney and citrus balanced out with a bit of caramel malt and bitter finish. Little more of an earthy taste as it warmed. Really good DIPA. Thoroughly enjoyed.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thorongil2 (1395) - , Ontario, CANADA - MAY 9, 2013
(tap) 5.17.13 variety - clear pale yellow colour with a small white head; aroma of citrus, then some sweet floral; very dry flavour, bit like a mix of dry white wine and IPA, long medium bitter and mineral finish

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adamhorror (84) - USA - MAY 9, 2013
5.17.13 drank on 5.9.13. Pours a copper orange with a small head. Aroma is extremely crisp and floral. The pine scent is abundant as is the grassy notes. Grapefruit is the dominate scent. Picking up slight lemon lime. Taste is grapefruit and pine very a very sharp and crisp bite. Palate is bittersweet and grassy with grapefruit and pine flavors dominating the tongue. Mouthfeel is medium body, very tingly. The glass retains a large amount of lace. Other than Adirondack Brewery IPA, this is the freshest I've tasted. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wedgie9 (2101) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 8, 2013
Enjoy By 05-17-13
Tasted on 5/8/13 from a capped 650mL bomber bottle purchased at Sun Devil. Pours clear bright orange with an average off-white head that slowly recedes to average lace. The nose is awesome, with tons of floral and citrus hops, along with a nice dank hops note and just enough caramel malt to back everything up. The flavor is the same with the dank flavor in the hops showing strongest with the floral and citrus hops second and third, respectively. There is also a nice backbone of caramel malt nicely balancing everything out. The body is full with a sticky texture, average carbonation, and a long, very floral, dank, and nicely bitter finish. This is a top class IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cpetrone84 (1542) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 7, 2013
Pour is clear golden orange with a fairly tight white head. Nose is hop forward with a light grain malt balance. Herbal and citrus hops with a touch of sticky resin behind. Taste is a huge hop punch and quite syrupy and resinous. Sticky feel, assertive carbonation balances, tons of citrus and grapefruit. Some bitterness in the finish that lingers a bit. Overall not bad, very syrupy and hop forward.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jimmytalent (84) - New York, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Enjoy... Enough said. Pours translucent amber with a small tight white head. Floral and citrus scent. Flavor of citrus and hops. Refreshing and crisp. Excellent beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bwa5879 (706) - Portage, Michigan, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Deuce bottle from Binnys Beverage Depot, Schaumburg, IL. 5.17.13. Deep coppery yellow with a half inch or so if white somewhat thin suds on top. Pretty translucent, visible carbonation bubbling from glass bottom. Amazing smell on this one. Delicious ruby red grapefruit aroma, spring garden floral variety as well, lavender and the like. Mouthfeel is chalky and then has a bitter, dry and surprisingly clean finish. Leaves the tongue slightly numb. Taste is bitter and not at all as juicy as the nose. Very bitter citrus, nearly astringent from the pale malt bill perhaps. Seems salty. Probably signs of the ABV. Update-became VERY well blended as it warmed. Finish is still surprisingly clean, maybe a bit more bitter. Since I prefer a sweeter, juicier, hop-forward IPA this wasn’t my favorite. Very good well blended double IPA though once warmed

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
greghornsby (5) - Ohio, USA - MAY 6, 2013 does not count
Open the bottle with an immediate blast of resiny, floral hoppiness. Citrus notes at first with a slightly bitter finish. Earthy nose as it warms. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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