overall
82
92
style
RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 218   ABV: 7.25%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Belgian Style IPA

A variation of our "Loose Cannon" IPA, fermented with a Belgian Dubbel yeast culture - tangy hops with a spicy aroma.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


3.5
beachbum25 (1092) - Powellville, Maryland, USA - MAY 11, 2012
On tap @ the Brewery-Reddish pour w/a moderate head & decent carbonation. Sweet aroma. Some sweet yeast, some carbonation, a little spice, smooth & easy to drink, alcohol was well hidden. Pretty solid easy drinking brew.

3.6
strongpieman (1651) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - APR 28, 2012
Draft. Copper color, nice head, clings to the glass. Soft sweetness, with the hops balance. Medium body, carboantion is present. Good beer.

3.6
SuIIy (1983) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - APR 26, 2012
Bottle. Pours a cloudy light golden copper color with a small white head. Nose is peppery, some light candy notes, peppercorns. Palate is strong and in your face with a big bite, full mouth, sticky coated tongue and light pepper burn. Flavors of pepper, clove, light grassy hops, biscuits.

3.5
RickTStiles (826) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 23, 2012
pours dark reddish brown with a very thin white head. aroma is sweet and syrupy with notes of yeast, spices, cherries, grape, and violets. a juicy beer with a sweet stickiness. taste is a bit hoppy with notes of lavender, yeast and grapejuice. finish is sweet with a slight alcohol burn. not bad but not particularly memorable.

4.3
mcdoug (31) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 13, 2012
On cask at Max’s in Fells Point, Baltimore, Maryland. Tried this on cask instead of the Plank II they had going as part of a promotional night, being that I’d had the Plan II at a different promo night at Alewife a couple weeks back (it’s good!). The ale was striking from the start with a bright copper, almost orange color when viewed while back-lit by sunshine/light. Found Dubbel Cannon to be exceedingly pleasant to drink, with a perfect marriage of hoppiness and maltiness, and as good a cask ale as I’ve had this side of the big drink (Atlantic Ocean)!

3.6
TFowl (12) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - APR 11, 2012
Decent beer from Heavy Seas, the Hop3 IPA is a lot better in my opinion. This beer is much sweeter and less flavors of spices than I imagined. Not very similar to a Belgian brew. To me the best description of this is a German Wit beer of 1/4 of the beer and a mildly hoppy IPA for the other 3/4 of the beer combined. Taste of bananas and fruits is prevalent which give it that wit feeling, bit of hops but not a ton. Surprised it is 7.25 ABV with its taste. Good hearty ABV for someone who doesn’t like bitter hops and prefers a more sweet flavor for their strong beers.

3.4
unclemattie (4358) - Georgia, USA - FEB 16, 2012
12oz bottle. Aroma of peach juice and white pepper. Dark copper color. Thin white head. Nice lace. Creamy texture. Fine carbonation. Flavor is a touch of fruitiness, floral hops, deep caramel malts. Finishes with a citrus hop bitterness and more fruit. Very unique. If I bought a 6pk of this, instead of the single I picked up, I’d be a bit happier.

1.7
HopTsing (575) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - JAN 18, 2012
Too sweet, too heavy, funky color, fluffy head not my kind of beer. I wouldn’t buy it, my wife did.

2.6
tia (2228) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - JAN 18, 2012
Bottle. Light brown with big foamy head. Smells of brown sugar and spice. Meg-just ok. The flavors don’t seem to meld together right. Kind of elusively nothing.

3.6
r464 (2360) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 2, 2012
Coppery amber in color with an off-white head. Hoppy aroma. Somewhat sweet, floral, bitter, with a hint of sourness from the belgian yeast. Interesting.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 8 9 10
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5