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RATINGS: 127   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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An intense Double IPA brewed for the "hopheads" of the world. This robust ale is so full of malt and hops that you can almost chew on it. Served in a snifter to bring out all of the nuances of malt, hop, and alcohol.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11083) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 25, 2013
12oz can-thin lt tan-hazy dk amber. A-resin/herbal, med malt-cereal. T-initially not good, after being in the pint glass a bit: herbal/floral/orange hops, med malt-cereal/caramel. Enjoyable but not my style of hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swoopjones (5887) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 4, 2013
can. copper colored pour. medium bodied. big maltiness, floral hops, resiny hops. big malt backbone. Decent DIPA

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeMcPhee (8411) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 1, 2013
Very cloudy amber pour. The aroma is quite hoppy and resinous but also has a lot of malt flavour/character as well. A little bit of fruitiness and some lingering resinousness as well. There is a bit of citrus and some fruit flavour as well. A touch of lingering sweetness on the back. Itís okay - but itís not quite punchy enough.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mvp (138) - Harper Woods, Michigan, USA - OCT 28, 2013
decanted from a can. faint smell of apricot or orange. slightly harsh taste.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
strattonspeaks (113) - Springfield, Missouri, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Pours deep amber orange. Nose is fruity cereal and booze. This didnít taste true to style for me.....borderline barlywine. Not as much hop coming through as I anticipated....fruit, malt, and alcohol. Chewy. So-so overall.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
PhilJackson80 (312) - Oklahoma, USA - OCT 18, 2013
UPDATED: APR 20, 2014 12 oz Can. The beer pours to a cloudy deep copper color with a medium white head. The aroma had resin, caramel malt & a slight floral scent to it. The taste has a medium body an almost sweet finish. Overall an average DIPA for me.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (3385) - Nueva York, New York, USA - OCT 12, 2013
The Sampler, Brooklyn tap: Pours light amber with a white head. Aroma is piny hops and resin hops, with a substantial malt backbone. Taste is rather bitter and hoppy, but with a big chewy malt backbone. A relatively standard DIPA, but pretty good.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Crackbebe (2) - - SEP 27, 2013 does not count
Dense body, underattenuated or full of unfermentables. Good beer but not to style. The hops are there but nothing stands out. Almost a highly hopped, low alcohol barleywine.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
want1DIPA (226) - - SEP 23, 2013
A 12 oz pour. I liked the smooth hope bite. I drank from the can and was pleasantly suprised. Very enjoyable!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4919) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Sampled from a 12 oz can this beer poured a bright orange-amber color with a large creamy-soapy orange-white head that lingered and left good lacing. The aroma was strong pine, resin and caramel. The flavor was sweet and tangy pine, resin, orange and caramel. Medium length sweet pine, resin and caramel finish. Full bodied and just a touch boozy. Interesting.


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