Ratman197 (14664) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 27, 2011
Bomber poured a clear gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of biscuit, earthiness, skunk bud,pine and grapefruit zest. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, earthiness, skunk bud, pine and grapefruit with a smooth dry bitter lingering dank skunk bud finish. Damico (3147) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 31, 2011
Pours golden orange with a decent white head. The aroma is light candy and a bit earthy hop notes. The flavor of a clear, spicy, smooth light bodied IPA goes down cleanly on the palate with no bite at all. BeerandBlues2 (13199) - Escondido, California, USA - MAY 11, 2012
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy copper with a large, frothy white head, long retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is fragrant and bountiful pine, citrus, floral, and tropical fruit hops with nicely supporting fruity esters. The malt aroma component is hidden behind the hop/ester bouquet, but presents itself as light biscuit and grain malt. Flavor is heavy upfront bitterness with huge hop notes; malt supports with help from some fruity esters. The bitterness lingers and dries out the finish, though the malt sweetness does not fade readily. Moderate to full body with medium-high carbonation. Leighton (21075) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2013
Sampled at GBBF 2013, London - Day 2. Pours clear gold with a modest, foamy white froth head. Heavy resinous hops in the nose with big mango, orange and grapefruit. Medium sweet flavor with rich and juicy citrus, melon, mango, pine, pale malt sugars. Medium to full bodied with fine carbonation. Well and resinous to finish with lightly dry citrus now, juicy character, sticky sugars. Rich and hefty but very solid. Good condition, too, which is key. planky84 (3214) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
Cask at GBBF, 2014. Dark gold pour with a white head. Tropical fruit, sweet citrus and caramel aroma. Juicy fruit flavours with a splash of fresh herb. Very nice, spot on DIPA.
Sledutah (7487) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Cask at GBBF Beese (2669) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2014
Cloudy dark golden with a big off-white and lots of sticky lacing. Aroma of pine, caramel and fruity. Flavors of tropical fruit, caramel and pine resin
Nice hoppy DIPA
Gravity at GBBF 2014. Poured a hazy golden colour, with a dense white head. Aroma of apricot, tangerine and caramel. Citrus and grapefruit hops in the flavour, with some mango sweetness. Finish was honey, raisins and grain. Desverger (11081) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2014
[email protected]fredandboboflo (1570) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 21, 2010
2014, London (13/08/2014) - fuzzy dark golden coloured pour with off-white head. Aroma and taste is tropical fruity, some medium light caramel malts, and toffee, prominent hoppy, pine needles on the palate, solid bitter finish. Beautiful.
Ancient backlog, from tap. Aroma of resin, flowers, pollen, citrus. Flavor again very resinous with big sweet malts as well as lemon and marmalade. Not too sweet for a DIPA when all is said and done. Gets a bit grassy as it goes. Still quite solid. jcwattsrugger (12418) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 3, 2011
on tap-pours an off white head and yellow color. Aroma is resin/herbal-pineapple. Taste is resin/herbal-pineapple hops bite, secondary medium malt.