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RATINGS: 1169   WEIGHTED AVG: 4/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 324   ABV: 10.8%
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RUINING PALATES SINCE 2002
In June 2012, we celebrated the 10th birthday of our notoriously mega-hopped double IPA, Stone Ruination IPA, with the release of a very special version that was even bigger and, incredibly, even hoppier than the original. If Stone Ruination IPA is “A Liquid Poem to the Glory of the Hop,” then Stone Ruination Tenth Anniversary IPA was an amped-up heavy metal version of that ode delivered with the force of a sledgehammer. Luckily for us, our fans love loud and aggressive brews, specifically when copious amounts of humulus lupulus are involved. The original release of this beer was so instantly beloved by those who dared try it


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkel07 (5104) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 16, 2016
On tap at Brewhouse Brisbane 030816. This is such a big beer in every way and it is so intense that it takes a while to get through it. The best way to describe this beer is chewy, it is almost like a meal in a glass. Hops dominate everything about this beer and it is not a beer that you can drink quickly or drink a lot of.

3.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
NavyFireRN (15) - - AUG 9, 2016
Hops are awesome, taste on a stout side (which is not my style) ����� via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Patrik (592) - - AUG 9, 2016
Fat på Bryggarhunden i Götet. Doftar mycket fylligt av torkade frukter. Tydligt av Hallonbåtar också . Smaken då? Oj oj fyllig. Smakar olika godisar som den där hallonbåten men också smultrongodis? Ja tänk smultron i godisform. Låååång eftersmak å efterbeska. Och INTE för söt trots godissnajerna!! Perfekt kolsyrad. Ja faaan Peter Q denna är klart bättre än Founders Tripple .

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maarten1993 (935) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2016
Drank with Marijn, Bram and Lennart in the Stone brewery bar (awesome place!) in Berlin. Very nice beer. Sweet, and a bit bitter. High viscosity and very rich beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gyllenbock (7563) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2016
On tap at Stone Berlin. Dark golden with a white head. Fresh and hoppy with grapefruit, pineapple, malt, caramel. The body was full and the finish bitter. Tasty.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
thefederalist (307) - Jonesboro, Arkansas, USA - AUG 7, 2016
Bottle. Pours clear copper with a medium white head. Aroma of fine hops but there is a little skunk in the finish. Some sort of problem with the malt bill or fermentation. I’ve detected it in dozens of beers that I’ve come to know as "headache" beers, or beers that will give me a hangover well before I get drunk. The alcohol is well hidden. Finish is bitter and sour. But overall, a foul ball from an otherwise great brewer.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
duganc (27) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 5, 2016
Blurring the line between a west coast BW and a triple ipa. Actually surpasses some that call themselves BW. Big, malty, bitter and hop aromas. Pours a dark Amber from a 22 that coats your tongue but does linger too long. Citrus and caramel. Lacy head dissipates quickly. It even works on a warm summer evening enjoyed with a Rocky Patel. Recommended.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopwine (669) - brooklynzzzzz, New York, USA - AUG 5, 2016
dried papaya, honeydew, eucalyptus, grassy bitterness, floral. mild-moderate heat from high ABV

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
growler6 (123) - Pocasset, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 4, 2016
Let’s get this one tiny negative out of the way; medicinal on the nose. All the good stuff: Intense toffee, pine and orange aromas, lesser tobacco aroma, bitterness and not too sweet. Chewy mouthfeel, finishes quick an clean. The best (and only) TIPA, DIPA or IPA I’ve ever had. One of the my top best brews and I’m so glad I did not share this. Super bonus: $10 Us for a bomber-the beer goods have smiled down upon me.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsporrer (628) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 30, 2016
Pours a dark golden amber with a thick creamy off white head. Light carbonation with plenty of lacing. Nice strong aroma of pine and citrus. Light syrupy texture with medium bitterness. Full mouth feel with lingering flavors. Fairly smooth, warm finish. Interesting and enjoyable but a tad too bitter for me.


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