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RATINGS: 1472   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 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


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tleaver33 (62) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Enjoy By 08.02.13 poured from bottle. Perfect color for an IPA. Love the aroma - citrus and floral notes. Great hop character too. Very clean front with a touch of bitterness in the finish. Not quite as good as when it’s a day or two old, but still very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
UDBeernut (1959) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - JUL 20, 2013
bottle of 08.02.13 from tleaver, many thanks bro. pours copper with an ample cream colored head with some lacing left behind. nose has pine, citrus peel, cat piss, mango. fuck dude. taste has this plus caramel and stiff bitterness. body is smaller than the 9+% abv would suggest.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
highibus (747) - Vail, Arizona, USA - JUL 19, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2013 Deep straw with fluffy white trade. Slightly hippy aroma not what I would expect. Really quite hoppy, nicely so. Lingers well with a nice finish. Pretty nice. Really opened up once it warmed. It was really nice then!

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marzenloverNM (22) - Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Tried this in a tasting at the beer store. Fruity and hoppy to be sure. A bit over the top for my personal preferences. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Doofgoblin (391) - Chevy Chase, Washington DC, USA - JUL 18, 2013
Had the most recent version on tap. Lots of pine, citrus, and some scallion. The taste didn’t disappoint and was nice and piney with some citrus notes as well. The finish is right where you’d want it to be bitter, dry and flavorful. Only down side was the scallions...

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bitterbrewer (52) - Colorado, USA - JUL 17, 2013
08-02-13. Incredible hop aroma with pine predominating. Taste is bold with piney hop bitterness, resin, alcohol, and a touch of malt. Fantastic beer, even when it’s three weeks old.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
millalite4life (9) - - JUL 16, 2013 does not count
The bottle told me to drink it right away so I poured the sonna bitch in my micky donalds cup and gulped her down on the drive home. I recommend drinking this one with a splash of warm diet coke.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ketchepillar (1172) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Bomber. Enjoy by 8/2/13. Alcohol in the nose, approaching rubbing alcohol character even. Other than that, nutty. Hoppy, but actually not that bitter.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
cards04 (2064) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 13, 2013
I can hardly find the words to describe this. Maybe the best dips I’ve had to date. Holy cow. Amazing fresh wet hop aroma. Dank, citrus aromas too. Tastes like wet spicy hops and grapefruit rind. Crazy smooth and drinkable for a beer this size. So so so good. Damn you Manitoba for not bringing in amazing beer like this.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
resevil787 (123) - Arizona, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Bottle. 8.02.13 type. Pours a light copper. Two fingers of head, off white and hangs around for a bit. Extreme notes of grass, as well as floral and hop notes as well. The grass / pine flavor dominated when it touches the tongue. Finishes sweet and hoppy with some mild citrus flavors. A very solid IPA.


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