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RATINGS: 340   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 351   ABV: 11.7%
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Eleven is made with a single variety of hops, Phoenix, from the UK. Phoenix was developed at Wye College to be a high alpha acid (bitterness) hops with a British flavor profile. Phoenix is also low in cohumulone and high in aromatic oils, so you can throw a ton of íem in and the beer will stay smooth and aromatic. This beer has 109 IBUs in it! The taste profile is incredibly balanced and dangerously drinkable for an 11.7% brew. But donít look for that grapefruity-piny taste you get from US hops (not that thereís anything wrong with that), these buds are fruity and earthy with an almost berry-like aroma, to give this beer a unique taste among big IPAs. Bitterness we got! And malt to back it up, with the result being a very intriguing beer youíll just want to sip all night thanks to Phoenix hops. Cheers!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 27, 2013

Bottle 22fl.oz.

[ Trade by madmitch76 ]. Unclear medium orange colour with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, oxidide, antique furniture, moderate hoppy, orange - citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, peel bitter, caramel. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130216]

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (9889) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 12, 2013
Bottle. Golden-orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, alcohol, pine. Flavour is fruit, malt, alcohol, pine, orange, caramel. Nearly too much.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mora2000 (5346) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 1, 2013
Thanks to blutt59 for sharing this bottle on 12-3-11. Orange with a cream-colored head. Aroma is full of candy sugar, pine, orange and biscuits. Flavor is tobacco, booze, orange and leather. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (5237) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle. pours cloudy amber with an off-white head. Aroma of minty hops, malt, some oxidized notes and some caramel. Flavor is sweet and bitter with some flora and minty notes. Medium body, average carbonation. Ages well .

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (12605) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle. It pours an orangey dark golden body and almost no head. The aroma still has a good hoppyness, altough faded. Pine cones and resins and a good dash of orange zest. Maltyness too. Itís quite bitter in the mouth, with malty sweetness trying to balance it. Pine cones, orange and some phenolic notes. Lasting bitter finish with a nice sugary maltyness. Even though itís more than six years old, itís a nice DIPA. 130216

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (6333) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle 650ml @ fonefan
Pours cloudy deep golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, oxidization and fruits. Taste is medium to heavy sweet and medium bitter. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle @ The 4th Annual Fastelavns-Smagning Ulfborg, 2013. Pours hazy orange with a white head. Dust and oxidation. Caramel and vinous notes. No hops left. Barley wine sipper like. Hot.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (13455) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste unfortunately are oxidated and hardly any hops left in the nose. Finish is long and bitter though with some alcohol as well.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (9829) - DENMARK - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle. Hazy amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, oxidized, hops, fruit and caramel. Flavour is malt, caramel, oxidized, hop, medium sweet, little grapefruit, little pine, notes of alcohol and quite bitter.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (9832) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy reddish amber with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, oxidized and moderate hoppy. Flavor is quite sweet and very bitter. Dry and very bitter finish. 160213


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