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RATINGS: 865   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A massive IPA that will leave your palate it’s hapless victim. Scorched earth is our brewery policy. 100IBU 9%ABV


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
joshwilfong (1200) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - NOV 4, 2010
golden with large white head. nose of citrus and herbal hops. moderate bitterness for style. firm bitterness before a healthy amount of herbal and citrus hops with an amazingly dry and alcohol free finish for a 9% abv. a perfectly fermented ale that has a great recipe to support. a paradigm of the style

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AndyReynolds (1085) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 30, 2010
Bottle. Aroma is strong with cascade hops, almost no malts. Notes of citrus and pine come out. Palate is crisp and clean with a strong bitter bite. Flavor is very, very hoppy and good. Great beer.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
patrickfannon (1241) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 27, 2010
Bottle. 25.4 oz. Pours a deep, turbid sunset orange with a fuzzy, creamy white head. Tons of white, snowflake sediment. Aroma of caramel, honey, lavender, grapefruit, sweet malts, toasted almonds, and hints of toffee, cream, and tangerine. Medium bodied with a crisp, light, yet bitterly hoppy and juicy palate. Finishes with a nice bittersweet warming in the chest. Insane double IPA.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jredmond (7241) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 27, 2010
Bottle split with Pat and Vin, courtesy of Pat. Pours a bright hazy orange body with nice white soapy lacing - a ton of sediment. Aroma is great fresh hop. Mouthfeel is incredible, bready with diverse hop notes - citrus, pine, grass, resin, herbal. GREAT IPA.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
12many (277) - Alaska, USA - OCT 27, 2010
I’ve had this on two seperate occasions at the brewpub. The first time was last year and it stole the day from Dreadnaught, but this time Dreadnaugt was better. Yellowish hazy gold in the glass with a soft pure white head. Tons of citrus and floral hops in the nose. The malt character is somewhat lighter than Dreadnaught, making it less sweet, but allowing a more complex hop flavor through.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2010

Bottle 22fl.oz.

Unclear medium orange color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, grapefruit, orange, peach, flowers. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, hoppy, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20101024]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
TAR (2627) - Marshall (Asheville area), North Carolina, USA - OCT 26, 2010
Blonde-hued apricot. Thin but clingy tiny-bubbled white head. Nauseatingly hoppy nose of pineapple, cantaloupe, peach, canned mandarin oranges, and low-grade orange juice. Potent scents of alcohol. Distant whiff of aspirin, mango, pine needles and dry crackery malt. Snug and creamy caress of carbonation. Initial wave of succulent, citrus-laden hops gives way to an assortment of palate-clenching pine needles and softer dabs of honey-drizzled orange pith. While the hop flavors are relatively bright and explosive, they are largely negated by the intensely resinous and borderline-chalky hop bitterness. Becomes lightly medicinal as the sharp, poorly cloaked alcohol links up with the residual sugars and increasingly brash chalky/resinous hop character. Hop character is also quite sour and biting, resembling uric acid, to a degree. Finishes deceptively dry due to the relentless pine needle barrage, with lingering notes of vanilla cake and resin. Not quite as sloppy as the vast majority of DIPAs out there, but still rather caustic, dirty and one-dimensional, with that said.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
argo0 (12931) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2010
22oz bottle, thanks ? Small white ehad atop light amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, pineapple, grapefruit. Taste is moderately sweet, pineapple, grapefruit, some bread. Medium-full body, some resin.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (14974) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2010
Bottle at Papsř’s - Thanks. Cloudy yellow - white head. High hoppy, medium sweetness, malty sweetness, zesty, citrus, citron melisse, high american hops, cheese. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT (9933) - Oceanside, California, USA - OCT 26, 2010
22oz. Pours a cloudy, glowing yellow with a decent white head that leaves okay wispy lacing. Aroma is fruity hoppy, slightly less than dank alpha acid hops which my brain perceives as old strawberry desserts like old strawberry shortcake or strawberry cheesecake. Lots of raw kumquat comes through too. Taste is dry, bitter, heavy on the earthy hops and kumquat. Fairly large kick of spicy hops. Little past it’s prime but still pretty good.


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