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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   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.


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HeadyDE (550) - Delaware, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Aroma of dried apricots..not getting much else from the nose..pretty faint..dark orange with small film on top..sweet malty taste with decent piney..spruce..and a bit of hops on the finish..pretty creamy and goes down smooth..hard to believe this is 8%..decent double..worth trying once..


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ktownclown (10) - Missouri, USA - APR 19, 2015
Pours slightly hazy, frothy white head with good retention, carbonation good, slightly tropical or fruity, very light on the boozy flavor for the high abv. still something about it that is not for me

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
aumentm (202) - North Carolina, USA - MAR 15, 2015
Wonderful double ipa. thought this is was of the finer beers ive had in a while. really enjoyed it and the hops were very fresh.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tykechandler (319) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2015
это пиво очень вкусно. я бы, конечно, рекомен& его всем. пожалуй& обратит& его. очень хорошо!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AirForceHops (4045) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 13, 2015
12 oz. can purchased at The Beer Shoppe or $3.95. A tad pricey but worth the sample for sure. Cloudy Amber color with fast diminishing head that leaves very little after it settles. Aroma is rather nice, heavy with resin, pine qualities with a spicy rye (or at least spicy) malt note.

Flavor starts with a moderate level of malt and citrus backed by a chewy yeast body. The chewy yeast gives way to a rather bold pine. The resin pine isnít real big at first, it seems to stack up after you work your way though the glass. No date is displayed any place on the can, yet itís clear to me it on the fresher side. If you find this on draft or fresh can donít pass it up. Tasty

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ed5388 (2440) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JAN 8, 2015
12oz can from Crossroads. Pours a murky ice tea color with the smallest head of off white foam. Aroma of old citrus, fruity hops, and lots of caramel maltiness. Taste of sweet caramel, lots of fruity hops, some faint pine, wet hops, and rotted oranges. Really sweet. Meh

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Block (1637) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - DEC 22, 2014
Had this one straight out of the can. Potent aroma, even without a pour. Hoppy, piney, sweet. Medium body with a silky and sweet mouthfeel. Hoppy finish. Pretty strong.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mainuh_man (258) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 14, 2014
12 Oz can. Hazy orange with a thick, off-white head. Hop dominant aromas of orange and resin, some barnyard funk. Flavor is malty sweet up front, but then lots of hops. Transitions to long, very bitter linger. Full body with a thick mouthfeel and average carbonation. Overall, not so well-balanced, and hop character, while very present, does not have many distinctive features.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
obxdude10 (2102) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 11, 2014
Decently delicious IIPA. Nothing that blew me away, though. Sampled a snifter of this at the Park Tavern in Rosemont, IL. Full bodied and thick. Definitely on the malty side in the flavors. I did get a deliciously dry and hoppy flavor profile, along with some fruity hoppiness in the finish. Grapefruit and orange also showed up in the body.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fredis23 (515) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Hazy Muddy Brown, A few Floaters, Huge Fluff Head, Decent Lacing. Sweet Malt, Floral Hops and Pine Aroma. Sweet Malt, Resin, Pine and Hop Bitter. More Sweet Than Bitter. Full Body, Hides High ABV Well. Easy To Drink, Enjoyed It. Recommended....

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SotallyTober (72) - Channahon, Illinois, USA - NOV 7, 2014
12oz can. Pours a hazy orange/ amber, with an off white head that leaves light lacing. Has a pine, fruit, and floral aroma. There was a citrus, orange, caramel, resinous hops, and pine taste. Medium body that was sweet with a bitter finish that stuck around. Overall, not to bad.


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