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RATINGS: 650   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer is brewed during the hop harvest with a portion of unkilned or “wet” hops fresh off the vine. Apricot in color, Broo Doo’s nose has dominant orange, pine sap and floral notes, balanced by a glazed nut and toffee malt body. This celebration of the hop harvest has intense tropical fruit, citrus and spicy accents that showcase the complexity of the hops we all love. October release.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
1FastSTi (3360) - Glendale, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 10, 2008
This beer has the GAYEST label I’ve ever seen. Come on now, a troll doll with a princess, unicorn, and rainbow in the background? WTF!!! The beer pours to a bright glowing amber body with a creamy white head. The aroma is very hoppy with what I thought was cascade, amarillo, and centennial. Perhaps that’s the Pacific Gem hops shining through? Very clean aromas. The flavor is hoppy but has some harsh notes around the edges. Sweet and bitter catty, floral, and grassy hops. Bitter pungent medium bodied palate. Thanks Todd for getting me this beer! (Simply wish it was better).

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
elnadeau (786) - Laguna Niguel, California, USA - MAR 9, 2008
Bottle thanks to JohnC. Pours orange with a very small almost non-existent head. Aroma is sweet and resiny. Malt backbone is substantial but perhaps a touch too sweet, almost syrupy. Hop flavors are in abundance, fruity, flowery and citrus, but with less aromatic character. A nice, interesting beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kmeves (1098) - Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 9, 2008
Pours a clear amber topped by medium off-white head and nice lacing. Aroma of orange, grapefruit and pine (maybe a hint of passion fruit). Flavor is medium sweet, grapefruit, pine,orange. Medium chewy body. Somewhat short pineapple bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nolankowal (938) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 2, 2008
Bottle shared by sliffy @ cbus X. Orange pour with an off white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, pale caramel malt. Flavors of citrus, light bready malt, grapefruit, pine. Medium body, hoppy/malty with a bitter/malty finish. If only we got this instead of that damn Behemoth.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAR 2, 2008
22oz bottle from iowaherkeye. Thanks Joey. Poured a clear dark orange color. Head was thick, sticky, and off white with good retention and lacing. The malt and hops were well balanced in the aroma. I smelled citrus, potato chip, and crushed pine needles. Smooth, medium bodied mouth feel. Delicately sweet on the tongue with mild to moderate hop bitterness of about 4 out of 10. The flavor palate included distinct newly mowed hay, orange, and toffee elements. There was also a bit of sweat. Strange mix of flavors, but still pretty good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Davinci (295) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 29, 2008
Slightly hazy orange beer with thin head. Big fresh grapefruity hop aromas with some spice to it as well. Really fills the nose. Flavor is sweet and floral hops. Bitterness is surprisingly well checked. Finish is smooth with some piney bitterness to boot. Very fresh and easy drinking.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - FEB 27, 2008
Poured a clear light orange-copper color with an off-white head. Great fruit flavor and aroma. Citrus and pine hops hide the malt flavor beneath. Mildly bitter finish with a light to medium body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
heemer77 (5290) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - FEB 26, 2008
Thanks a lot of iowakerkeye for the bottle. Hazy, light copper orange body with a light khaki head. The aroma is massive grapefruit with caramel and vanilla ice cream. The taste has some rich caramel and grapefruit. This is surprisingly smooth, not at all what I expected. Nicely balanced with lots of almonds in the aftertaste. The body is lightly carbonated. A solid brew.

3.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (3403) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - FEB 24, 2008
Bottle I believe from eithcubes. Big beastly aroma of orange and bubblegum. Poured a not so appetizing cloudy yellow color. Flavor was rather quick with a bit of caramel and a bitter hop finish. For a straight IPA this is pretty good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kyzr (1357) - Belgrade, Montana, USA - FEB 23, 2008
Thanks to hopdog for the bottle. Color of copper with off-white frothy head. Nose of citrus and sweet fruit. Flavor was hoppy up front with strong notes of pineapple juice. Body is medium with a clean hoppy finish.


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