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RATINGS: 1730   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Double Jack IPA is our first ever Imperial IPA. It features a big malty middle to cloak the high alcohol and mouth puckering hop bitterness. Huge tangerine, grapefruit and juicy fruit aroma blossom over the herbal blue basil and malt earthiness of this aggressive beer. Best enjoyed in moderation.

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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (11697) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 26, 2012
Bottle @ Timbers, Denver. Pours golden with a creamy white head. Aroma of pale malts, caramel, grassy, fruity hops, peach, grapefruit. Taste is very malty, light caramel notes, citruss, grassy, grapefruit like hops. Medium body, soft carbonation, bit of a alcoholburn iin the far finish. Good one. 260212

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
pras (589) - Maryland, USA - FEB 25, 2012
Bottle from Rodmans DC. Very well balanced hop forward DIPA. Alcohol was not overpowering.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
herchick (17) - Akron, Ohio, USA - FEB 24, 2012
Poured from a 22oz bottle. Pours a beautiful copper crystal clear color with no head. Aroma is that of pure hops, hops, hops, with a hint of alcohol detected. Burst of citrus fruit taste with a nice background of grass and pine. Initial palate feel is smooth and perfect. Hop bitterness is balanced well by the light maltiness of the beer. Bitterness on the palate lingers and becomes deeper in the back of the mouth as the nice bitterness lingers and draws me back for another taste. Alcohol is masked very well and allows me to focus more on the complex variety of hops used in this beer. VERY nice assertive Double IPA and one I would love to have again and again. Well Done!

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
topher_78 (28) - California, USA - FEB 23, 2012
I poured this brew into an Imperial Pint glass and it poured a light golden orange with about a finger and 1/2s worth of a white head that left decent lacing. Immediately I could smell the hops(F.W. uses a combination of Amarillo, Cascade, Simcoe and Centennial hops in their dry hopping to give this beer its overwhelmingly awesome aroma) wafting from my glass and they gave off a strong and enjoyable aromas of Pineapple, Grapefruit and grass. The taste was very similar to the aroma except with pine notes mixed in as well and finished very dry. The mouth feel of the beer was very light and had a slight sting from the 9.5% ABV.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
m4rest88 (389) - Beverly Hills, California, USA - FEB 21, 2012
pours a murky amber hue with a small white head that is mostly diminishing aroma of tropical fruits and citrus - flavor just the same but pretty damn hoppy medium mouthfeel with light carb on tap at library alehouse in santa monica ca.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HoochieMama1 (32) - - FEB 20, 2012
Bottled. Aroma is complex, malty, pungent and sucrose. Mouthfeel is dense and frothy. Sweet caramel to prolonged skunky malt. Bitter chocolate undertones with an unending hoppy kick and plant. Would like to try this on tap under a proper temperature to truly appreciate this well-rated selection.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BillWyce (1062) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 19, 2012
From notes: Poured into snifter, bubbly orange-amber with a small, thin bone-colored head that was gone quickly. Lots of carbonation bubles along the wall of the glass. Strong, deep (yet not overpowering) grapefruit aroma, and maybe a light woody note. Medium-thick, yet very deep and full-bodied with a slight oilyness and a long, somewhat astringent finish. Flavor was, as expected, hoppy. Mostly pine, with some grapefruit in the finish. Also a mild woody note in the finish. While quite hoppy, it was somewhat restrained (in a good way) as compared to some other double IPAs Ive had.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
anderson01 (351) - Idaho, USA - FEB 18, 2012
Copper in color. Has a thick, frothy, off-white head with Constallation lacing. Head descipated rather quickly. Hoppy aroma. Hint of citrus in the aroma. Piney aroma. Creamy texture. It coats your mouth. The hops hits the back of your throat almost instantly. There is a salty taste to it. I love this beer. A definite Hoppy lovers beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerdrinker79 (2173) - Idaho, USA - FEB 18, 2012
22 oz. bottle- Pours crystal clear orange with a nice three finger head and good lace. The aroma is pungent bitterness, pine, very resinous, sweet and syrupy, love it. The taste is very pungent and resinous, juicy grapefruit, very tasty. The body is medium, finish lingers, carbonation is medium. Overall a wonderfull DIPA, would have to compare with others to see if it makes my top five or not.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
blankboy (7571) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 18, 2012
My bottle [660ml] shared with garthicus & herrbrown1974. Pours a cloudy orange with a small diminishing frothy white head. Lovely resiny hop aroma along with caramel malt, tropical fruit and a hint of alcohol -- smells great. Flavour of caramel malt, tropical fruit, citrus, a good amount of resiny hops, a hint of alcohol and a nice bitter finish. For 9.5% the alcohol is quite well hidden. Medium bodied. A really nice DIPA, good stuff.


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