Brewed by Tree Brewing
Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Kelowna, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


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RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hangunder (294) - Ontario, - FEB 24, 2013
Slightly muted aroma, oniony/catty hop sweet smelling aroma. Dark brown, hazy, white head that dissipates fairly quickly. Flavor shows a lot of hop character, piney and tropical, with a malty middle and a slightly bitter aftertaste. Pine aftertaste. Not that assertive in terms of bitterness compared to other DIPAs. Medium bodied, medium carbonated. OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iznogud (1207) - CROATIA - JAN 30, 2015
Bottle, 650 ml, courtesy of Danijel & Mila, shared with JFK10000. Pours hazy orange with off-white head. Caramel, fruits, and hops in aroma. Caramel malty, pine, fruit flavor. Dry hoppy finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VT (1708) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 9, 2014
650 ml bottle. Pours a veiled pale amber with a thin, resilient white head. Aroma is toffee, orange, grapefruit and lime. Flavor is earth, toffee, caramel, brown sugar and fruit. Finish is grapefruit, very hoppy and bitter, orange, lime, grapefruit. Long lingering bitterness. Full body, average carbonation. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MartinT (8328) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 20, 2014
My Bottom Line:
Soft but heavy caramel pours onto fruity hop resins in this warming Double IPA.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A gorgeous cloud of foam sits atop the cloudy amber.
-There is a date printed on the neck of the bottle, but it is very blurry. And black on dark brown... not very useful. In any case, this was clearly not the freshest bottle, but it was still on a store shelf...
-Bitterness is peppery and resinous. Intense but necessary to balance out the heavy sugars.
-This is undoubtedly a flavorful brew. But it’s lack of freshness makes it appear unrefined. No idea if it is as rough when fresh.
-Alcohol is prominent in the finish.


   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Randy4Beer (305) - - SEP 21, 2014
Pours a murky orangey brown, Thick white head, leaving nice lacing behind. Nose is a nice blend of malts and hops, coming in the form of caramel and grapefruit. Medium palate. Taste are reflective of the aromas, with some light sweet caramel up front, and a bitter citrus rind finish. Overall, I would have liked a bit more of a hop bomb given the name, but it’s hard to argue with the balance this beer possesses.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lesifflebiere (1383) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 19, 2014
Un peu nuageuse, mi-épaisse et puissamment odorante, cette IPA double qui semble quand même à prime abord de facture assez classique. Les saveurs sont fortement houblonnées, mais aussi maltées, beaucoup de sucre résiduel en arrière-plan, pas d’amertume réellement persistante. Au final, c’est un bon exemple de ce type, qui ne réinvente rien cependant, et qui peut agacer avec ses sucres très présents. Plus qu’acceptable, mais pas inoubliable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pictoman (709) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 29, 2014
Poured from the tap. Orangey brown with beige head. Nutty malt with light hop aroma and a little caramel. Flavour same, hopping is a bit light on the taste and tastes slightly watered down.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alpha10 (390) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 9, 2014
20114/07/10 - Pours a hazy, dark, burnt orange colour with a thick, fluffy, off white head that lingers and leaves moderate lacing. Aroma is citrus, pineapple, pine and caramel. Taste is pine, citrus, caramel and spicy hops with a puckering, grapefruit rind finish. Body is full and oily with average, slightly sharp carbonation and a drying, mildly warming finish. Very drying, but rather enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Eyrish (92) - British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 9, 2014
dark amber pour, with a faint head, albeit a lasting lace. Piney citrus hop nose. Nice heavy hops on the tbuds. Carmel sweet with a strong bittter finish. Heavy, thick creamy palate. Feels like a double to me. I still can enjoy the hop blast, even with the alc maxed out. Well done by Tree.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
houblonchien (89) - CANADA - DEC 19, 2013
Citrus, caramel, and some fruit and spice on the tongue. Nice white head and amber colour in the glass. Pine on the nose with green grass. A nice hop finish but not a double IPA by British Columbia standards.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strangebrewer (947) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 18, 2013
bottle. Poured hazy caramel-amber with a thin creamy off-white head. Aroma is fresh with spicy hop. Full mouthfeel, dry with an alcohol note. Roasted malt flavour with caramel and piney hop notes. Finishes with a sticky bitter grapefruit dryness.

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