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RATINGS: 1504   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
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ken1 (1190) - DENMARK - MAY 18, 2013
A very nice fruity bitterness with a warm aftertaste and creamy mouthfeel. Amber in color with a white head.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BoBoChamp (5758) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 18, 2013
65cl, as Stone Enjoy By 05.17.13 IPA, new exclusive American brew, thx to Stawn!, very complex bitter brew, bitter/fruity and slightly floral/woody, balanced, hazy, good head, very good brew, ’Oops! One day too late... (still awesome!)’

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
srobi003 (58) - odenton, Maryland, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Enjoy by 5/17/13. Ok technically this was enjoyed on 5/18/13. Aroma-lots of grapefruit, mango, peach and tropical fruit notes. Taste-very juicy just like 4/1/2013. dry finish. Overall-still very very very good even though it is technically expired. I will be buying this every time it comes into maryland.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
pumpkin (28) - Apex, North Carolina, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Enjoy by 05.17.13 bottle. Pours orange yellow in color nice white head that fades very light lacing on glass. Aroma is a very nice variety of different citrus smells. Taste is of orange tangerine grapefruit pine slight malt taste. Also very nice hoppy flavor. nice body and carbonation very drinkable. I like the bottles better then the kegs.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
fluffy (1910) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Ill be honest-I'm not an IPA fan, but this is so well balanced. So good, even for someone who's not into the style.. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DiarmaidBHK (3682) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 16, 2013
I got the enjoy by 5-17-13 bottle at Brewtopia. Pours orange with a thin white head. Big grassy and grapefruit notes on the nose. Nicely balanced on the tongue. Lots of grapefruit and enough bitterness for balance. Hides it’s alcohol we’ll. One of the best IPA’s I’ve ever had.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Indecipherable (14) - - MAY 15, 2013
Had the Enjoy By 04-01-13. Medium colour. Aroma of grapefruit and pine is quite pleasant, almost up there with Pliny. Quite easy to drink given the quite strong bitterness. Thanks Mike W for the beer.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rubbishystuff (1982) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 15, 2013
At Stocks and Blondes, the 05-17-13 batch. Not a big fan of this beer. Big hops but they were too grassy and it had kind of an off honey taste. Needed more malt back bone too. Serving: Tap

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phaleslu (7386) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 15, 2013
22 oz. bottle. Enjoy by 5/17/13; made it just in the nick of time. Pours a clear, bright orange-hued gold with a finger of white head. Aroma of fresh oranges, herbs, a little pine, pineapple, and sweet malts. The flavor has orange, pineapple, pine, sweet and caramel malts, and mango. Really smooth and clean. Light-medium bodied, with medium carbonation. Very good DIPA.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
erikmlund (5) - - MAY 14, 2013 does not count
Incredibly delicious, hoppy and drinkable. Grapefruits and citrus are at the upfront.


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