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RATINGS: 1274   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 09-13-13
                                Enjoy By 10-25-13
                                Enjoy By 11-12-13
                                Enjoy By 12-13-13


4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oOJUXEOo (251) - Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle and tap at The Beer Store. Stone is almost synonymous with IPA. This series is just awesome. Fresh hops bursting out of the glass, and balanced with a proper dry malt backbone. Beautiful IPA. Pours a bright orange color, with a bright white head. Aroma is citrus galore. Taste is again well balanced west coast hops in a glass. Excellent! This was Enjoy by: 7/04/14

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
veronneaupy (111) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 15, 2014
C'est la deuxième fois que je goûte a cette bière et je trouve quelle manque un peu de nez. Le corps y est , bon goût de grains, d'amertume et une finale soutenue. Très bonne bière mais un peu surévalué à mon goût. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christpuncher (1002) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Excellent double ipa. Piney hoppy and slightly fruity. Crushable with a bitter finish. Smells piney and pours cloudy orange. Had at home v ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
greenhorn1 (803) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - JUN 14, 2014
On tap at C&B in Old Town Temecula. Snifter. Orange, some lacing. Aroma and flavor of citrus, grapefruit and pine. Sticky on the palate. Nice bitter finish. Strong ABV but not overbearing. Great west coast style DIPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
joejames (109) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Snifter on tap. Batch 07-04-14. Pours amber-orange, nice head, nice lacing. Aroma is very floral and citrus, notably lemon zest, grapefruit. Taste is a wallop of hop bitterness. Medium body, medium carbonation, slightly oily from the hops. Finishes very floral and citrusy with hints of orange, grapefruit, lemon. Alcohol is noticeable but not a distraction. This is a fine beer and will search this one out again!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sharkbcr (103) - Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Modest white head, golden color. Malty hop aroma. Taste is citrus and one can tell fresh hops were used in this brew. Finish is crisp with a slight grassy taste. A well done IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Foxbush (1258) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUN 14, 2014
22 oz bottle from Trader Joe’s This is the 07-04-2014 The ale poured a clear amber with a frothy white head and lacing. The Citrus aroma greets you immediately. Grapefruit dominates the taste, aroma and finish. There is also a touch of resin in the taste and at the finish. The light body ale had average to soft carbonation. The finish is full of citrus with hop bitterness that closes out this excellent IPA.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bcbates (3) - - JUN 14, 2014 does not count
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5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jaymobrown (1649) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Wow amazing beer. Great copper color. Alcohol with orange and sweet nose. Big orange and alcohol with bitter.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jaicoa (4) - Orlando, USA - JUN 14, 2014 does not count
This beer is superb in all aspects. Can’t get enough of it. Paid $14 for a pint at Downtown Bar and restaurant in San Juan Puerto Rico, but it was worth it.


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