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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.93/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Why Double Knot for a name? Well, its essentially a double Hop Knot. Now does that mean we just went and doubled the alcohol content? No, but close; Hop Knot is around 6% and Double Knot is around 9.2%. So, did we double the hops? Well, yes! We did! Hop Knot uses around 3.5 lbs per barrel and Double Knot is around 7.5 lbs per barrel (Okay, a little more than double, dont sue us). Thats really the main difference between the two; slightly higher alcohol content and twice the hops. But what a difference if youre a true hop-head.

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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arondee (601) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - AUG 24, 2012
On tap at Four Peaks in Scottsdale on 8/23/2012. 10 oz pour (I hate when they do that). Nice and clear appearance, golden orange color with a small white head. Aroma is resin, piney hops, orange peel delicious. The taste is surprisingly light considering the ABV. Not thick and sweet like I was expecting. It tastes a lot like Hop Knot to be honest. I had them back to back and there wasnt much of a difference to me. Its like 1.5 Hop Knot instead of double :). But I love hop knot so I loved this.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (16595) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 18, 2017
12 oz. bottle, pours a clear copper amber with a small beige head. Aroma brings out piney and resinous hops, and toasted caramel malt. Flavour is along the same lines, with resinous hops, some pine and caramely bready malt. Im rather puzzled this has such high ratings, as the hops and malt balance is a bit off - fairly sweet, with some slightly clashing notes. Not very convinced by this one.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markwise (5411) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 8, 2017
Cheers to ibrew2or3 for the share. Pours a yellow-orange with an off white head. Nose is caramel, orange, lemon, citrus, slight honey, and some mild grass. Flavor hits with decent malt, some mild lemon, orange, caramel, and grassy bitterness. Medium in body and lingering sweet citrus in the finish.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Akfan (27) - USA - FEB 18, 2017
Ok so this does not rate high as a IIPA. Sorry to say very little aroma, flavor was very bland. I felt the carbonation was a bit high for this style. I can think of many other IIPAs in this category I would rather drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
CpyNPrnT (616) - Indiana, USA - APR 9, 2016
Aroma of pine, taste is piney, earthy, resinous, dry aftertaste, glad to try. At brewery.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (11460) - Reno, Nevada, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Waaay better than any other 4p beer tried. Fresh hoppy aroma and flavor. Some pine, spice and mango (?) Thick n chewy.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blairgus (4416) - California, USA - JUN 28, 2015
28 June 2015, tap. Pinkish gold, clear, no bubbles. Nose is slightly sweet, maybe rye malt, cotton candy. Med body and moderately fizzy. Kind of dank, moderately bitter. Decent.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bleeng (1679) - Seattle still not near Beersel., Washington, USA - APR 20, 2015
Tap at Scottsdale Beer Company. Ive been th Four Peaks dozens of times and have never run across this beer. Pours dark gold and hazy. Nose is a bit lemony, with dank earthy hops. Taste is very resiny with dirt hops. Thick chewy body. Best beer Ive had from 4p.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
IPagan5 (106) - San Marcos, California, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Great XXIPA, big hop smells of pine mango and peppery spices. Flavor is huge bitterness and hops with some alcohol. Hop go on for a day!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sturmthis (1147) - Bavaria, GERMANY - MAR 17, 2015
On draft. Amber with orange tint. Slight off white head. Big tropical fruit aroma. Tropical fruit, pine, hides the alcohol well. Nice DIPA

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerbaaron (1998) - Arizona, USA - FEB 21, 2015
Draft. Orange amber. Small creamy white head. Like it better than the regular. Citrus. Tropical. Pine. Herbal. floral. Tons of nice big hop character. No harshness. Really nice. Maybe my favorite Four Peaks brew to date.


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