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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Copenhagen N, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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RATINGS: 247   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (7097) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2013
Bottle from Thistle News, Aberdeen. It pours hazy golden with a thick white head. The nose is tangerine, orange, tinned fruit, straw, mild sulphur, farmyard and marmalade. The taste is pine, resin, orange, tangerine, sherbet, assertive bitterness, warming alcohol and marmalade with a dry, bitter finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty tasty stuff!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (5887) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 20, 2013
On tap@Kick malt & mat. Pours cloudy golden with an off-white head. Aroma of floral , citrus hops, pine, some alcohol and biscuits. Flavor is sweet and malty with some citrus , floral hops and warming alcohol. Medium body, average carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yngwie (13845) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 20, 2013
On tap at Kick. A small, white to off-white head sits on top of a hazy orange-golden body. The aroma is mostly fruity, tropical fruits, peaches and pineapples, pine cones and grass. Malty sweetness too. Quite bitter flavor with enough sweetness to bring some balance. Full body, soft carbonation. Mostly bitter finish, with lots of fruityness. Pleasant indeed, but not fantastic. 130620

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jookos (2400) - FINLAND - JUN 19, 2013
Bottle. Yellow, hefe-hazy. Nose is super fruity hoppy. Tangerines, grapefruit, currants. Some pines, caramel malts and vanilla apricots. Mango, exotics. Obviously this is a hop-heavy drink, but I’m pleasantly surprised not to be overrun by green grassy leafyness. Body is full, bitter. Sweetish flavors, but leaves a dry bitter finish. Ok, but I prefer IIPAs filtered and sterile. Everything just gets amplified, which includes any yeasty residue.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Marduk (2811) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 18, 2013
Tap. Hazy orange color. Small off-white head, stays. Malty, sweet, starchy aroma. Alcohol, malty, hops, grapefruit seeds, sweet notes in flavor. Very messy.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (5474) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2013
On tap at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours murky orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity hops, mango, peach and tangerine. Taste is fresh, crisp fruity hops, very well balanced, tasty and with that moreish taste, a winner, did i say well hidden alcohol?

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Japalo (1228) - DENMARK - JUN 18, 2013
Bottle@home. Copper haze. Small head. Red grapefruit. Intense bitter hopping masking the alcohol very well. A brew that evolves in the glas. Super.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Getbetter (875) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - JUN 16, 2013
Tasted from a bottle.The beer is a foggy orange in color and a white head.Its a good dipa .floral, spruce, medium bitterness, medium body, average carbonation, slick feel,

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FatPhil (9423) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 15, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 2, 2013 Tap (Pudel Bar, Tallinn) (5:4:4:3:9=2.5)
Massively sticky stodgy aroma. Almondy (german bock-like) grains. Sticky and sweet. Resiny stickiness too. Dirty bitterness in the finish. Too sweet and sticky. Heady, covers the alcohol only by overpowering it. Very disappointing. I pulled a pretty ugly face with every mouthful. Yes, even worse than normal!
Rerate: Tap (Pudel Baar, Tallinn) (5:4:6:3:12=3.0)
Still cloudy, and still has a distinctively plasticky aroma that I associate with heller bocks. Smooth palate, not so sticky. Full malty body, but the hops smother that, fruity, fleshy fruits (that’s in part the malt sweetness). No ugly faces this time. Not my style, but certainly adequate. Useful rerate.
Rerate: 330ml bottle (?, Tallinn) BB201503, Drunk201312 (6:4:6:4:13=3.3)
Poured much clearer - just a haze. Orangy straw, tight off-white head. Still getting that bocky-malt almond aroma, but not as much as before. Not quite so plasticky. For it’s strength, quite light in the mouth, pleasant carbonation. Again, that heller-bock maltiness in the retronasals. Simple malty body follows, but that’s drowned in the hops. Not quite as fruity as before, but this is a month older, maybe the hops are fading? Tingly bitterness, a touch fatty too in the finish. Covers the alcohol more subtly, definitely an improvement. Worth the re-rerate.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (3160) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 14, 2013
On tap at Oslo Beer week, GB. Golden unclear, ok foam. Inmediate hoppy aromas, caramel, some fruitiness, vanilla. Medium/ full body & complexity . Some sweetness, good bitterness- well balanced. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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