RATINGS: 1516   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86/5   IBU: 101   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
"San Diego-style IPA, as it has come to be known by many, is a super-hoppy, high gravity, yet highly quaffable ale. Green Flash Imperial IPA is created in this new tradition, with intense hop flavors and aromas from a unique blend of Summit and Nugget hops. It’s all about the hops!" -- Brewmaster Chuck Silva
101 IBU

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fonefan (49317) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2008
Bottle 66cl. Clear medium orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly - fully lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, grape, orange, grass. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and heavy bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (270308)

yespr (45447) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2008
75 cL bottle, thanks to thewolf. Pours hazy orange with a dense white head. Mild pine and grapefruity aroma. Flavour starts with a sweet caramel with a nice fruity note before a solid bitterness is building up along nice sweet notes towards the finish. Nice.

Ungstrup (37585) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2007
Bottled. An amber beer with a lazing beige head. The aroma has spicy notes of sage, as well as notes of other herbs, and heather honey. The flavor is sweet with notes of caramel and heather, leading to a very bitter finish. The body is thin.

joergen (28142) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2008
Bootle. Clear golden coloured with a small white head. Very perfumed aroma of hops, grass and pine needles. Flavour of hops, grass and pine needles with notes of caramel. Hoppy finish. One dimensional hop juice with no complexity.

anders37 (26625) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2007
Bottle. Thank you bu11zeye for this one. Pour a clear orange color with a small white head. Malty hoppy grapefruit aroma, also some hints of pine. Malty and very hoppy grapefruit flavor with some piney hints. Long malty hoppy bitter finish and also a long hoppy bitter aftertaste. Good Stuff!

oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 18, 2010
[email protected], Tampere. Goldeny orange colour with mediumsized big foamy sparkling bubbly head. Aroma is fruity and floral hops along with some mild caramelly and mild spicy notes as well. Flavour is quitee much the same, with a rsther bittery finish. Pleasant.

omhper (25119) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 31, 2008
Bottled. Somewhere between deep golden and pale amber, firm head. Striking lychee aroma. Full bodied and very sweet. The attempts at balancing the vast amounts of hops results in excessive sweetness,and it feels a bit sticky. The lovely hop flavour fades out into an inky bitter finish.

Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2007
(Bottle 65 cl) Courtesy of Storm. Hazy golden with a dense, off-white head. Fresh and very citrusy aroma. Solid body with some caramel malt and then a very distinct hoppy finish. 100507

madmitch76 (24807) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2010
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2010 11th October 2008. GABF.
Very very grassy and spicy hops. Like sticking raw hops in your mouth. Could do with some refinement. Original rating 2.7
3rd August 2010. GBBF
Clear gold beer with a residual suddy white head. Deep rich syrupy hops - huge amounts of grass and grapefruit with a tiny bit of sweet pineapple buried underneath. Enjoyed this much more second time around. This is a very aggressive IPA.

Travlr (24768) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 31, 2010
Tap at Deep Ellum, Boston. Clear golden color, medium white head, massive lacing. Aroma of freshly mown grass, wet with morning dew. Taste is subtle but very present hops, black pepper; good balance, great character. A winner.

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