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RATINGS: 2045   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.23   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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A hophead’s dream beer. This Imperial India Pale Ale has an opening salvo of mango, peach and citrus hop aromas that sit atop a pronounced caramel malt backbone. Although Dreadnaught is a strong and intensely hoppy ale, its complex flavors is both smooth and memorable. 9.5% ABV, 100 IBUs.


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5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
wnewberr (100) - Huntersville, North Carolina, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Absolutely perfect. Mango and peach aroma (as described). Strong mango flavor as well with a malty finish. Full palate.


4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bule (873) - California, USA - DEC 26, 2014
22oz bottle pours a slightly hazy yellow amber color with a bit of head. My favorite hop profile, very easy going and alcohol well hidden.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bubblehouse (508) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Really good. Real fruity and hoppy. Great aroma and super easy to drink. Whats not to like.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cunningham (4943) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 11, 2014
Lovely unclear dark golden color with a fine off white head that leaves nice lacing down the glass. Powerful grapefruit and tropical aroma. Full body and a nice balance between sweetness and bitterness. Oily texture and a bit dry ending. Heavy sipper this one. Powerful fruity and lovely grapefruit hoppy. Powerful stuff that could easily felled over to the heavy sweet side or harse bitterness. Also well masked alcohol. Recommendable.
[On tap at Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen, Denmark]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (1882) - Espoo, FINLAND - DEC 6, 2014
Draught at Mikkeller & Friends. Hazy amber color, white head. Bitter taste with grapefruit, hops, peach, resin and pine. Bitter finish with grapefruit, hops, pine and resin. Exquisite imperial IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nische (900) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2014
Slightly hazy dark golden color with white head. Aroma of tropical fruits and fresh hops. Some mango taste with pineapple notes and caramel backbone. Creamy texture. Smooth bitter finish. Very nice.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
danlo (1338) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2014
1 pint 6 fl oz bottle from Mikkeller webshop. Pours an orange golden colour, foam white head leaving lacing and aroma of caramel, juicy mango, peach, orangey, pine hop resins. Malt caramel flavour, some toffee, alittle biscuit plus lots of tangy fruity notes, tropical mango, orange marmalade, apricot, peach, pine and peppery with grapefruit bitterness. Smooth and slightly oily mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry spicy tangy bitter finish. Very drinkable, impressive DIPA.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sicken (10) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2014
Bottle from Mikkeller & Friends. Perfectly balanced and the best DIPA I’ve had yet.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigda83 (284) - Jamestown, New York, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Bottle to glass at a tasting. Pours a golden orange with a medium white head. Aromas of juicy citrus, pine, and grass. Taste is piney with lots of juicy citrus in there of grapefruit, lemon, and orange. Hints of tropical mango as well, but not as pronounced as the Panzer on that aspect. Another very smooth drinking DIPA from Three Floyds. Finished dry and bitter. Oh so good.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
markextrae (1324) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2014
bottle in a trade thanks a lot to my man greg!! shared it with a friend. 3 weeks old. poured a clear amber orange colour with a nice head. bursting aroma’s of peach, apricots, and a pine forest. it’s drinking like a peache juice, with bitter hops, mango, tropical fruits, pines, really there is a ton of fruit in this one!! amazing!! it has that really smooth mouthfeel! it’s living up the hype. just amazing

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
claesnl (4) - København NV, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2014 does not count
Very nice dipa served from tap at mikkellers in Copenhagen. One of the best of the style that I have had.


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