overall
98
93
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1229   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Each year GUBNA takes on a personality of its own. We seek out the most exciting and best available hops from each individual season to create a potent and complex Imperial IPA. GUBNA is packed with Rye and North American Pale Malt and accented with Munich Malt to give a spicy and flavorful backbone to support loads of kettle hops driving the IBUs to triple digits.
** This beer will now feature different hops in the massive dry hop every year.
2015 - Features whole leaf Galena hops, plus Sorachi Ace and Columbus hops. Dry hopped with copious amounts of El Dorado, Comet and Chinook.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DeliriumT (517) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - FEB 8, 2017
Pours a mesmerising bright golden orange with little head. Aroma is a whack of lemon, lime, blood orange and caramel. A very noticeable sweetness in the bouquet. Flavour is a great balance of sweetness and hops. Neither overpowers the other. Great beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andrepintado (3079) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - JAN 25, 2017
Can from beers of europe. Light hazy gold to orange color. Thin white head. Medium sweetness. Medium bitterness. Dry balanced body. Aroma and flavour is hops, pine, orange, peach, mango, blueberries, spices.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
k0mpsa (2655) - Tuusula, FINLAND - JAN 7, 2017
Can at home. Almost clear deep golden color, white head. Nice aroma has sweet malts, caramel notes, fruity malts, some sweet fruity notes. Balanced sweet malty body, sweet fruity hops, hint of mango. Pretty nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jyrsa (678) - - JAN 6, 2017
Tap @ Craft Brew co Covent Garden. Amber with pure white head. An overwhelmingy hoppy nose. Caramel with every conceivable fruity aroma. Floral, pine and grass with something like rye. Nice balance of everything in excess. Long, sweet and excessively hoppy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sevenlee (1846) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - DEC 22, 2016
Pours a clear orange colour with a small off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, heavy hoppy, flower hops, fruity citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and heavy bitter with a long duration, fruity, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ehaak26 (305) - - DEC 19, 2016
Can from Liquor Barn. Aroma of malt, rye, and hops. Very complex as described.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DialSquare (4670) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 5, 2016
Funny, cant believe I handt rated this. Can from Luckys Market: aroma is nice ripe resiny citrus and sweet malt. tastes are overripe fruit, zesty, caramel. palate is medium to big and velvety. covers the booze. even long bitter finish. sweeter than I like, but well built.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beer_rookie (492) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 1, 2016
Pours a medium golden color. Well carbonated. Big thick off white head that lasts and lasts. Great retention, good lacing.

Aroma is doughy. Tangerine and papaya. Maybe a little lemon and melon. Piney and floral hops.

Taste is more of the same. Heavy tropical fruit, milder citrus. Its sweet and sticky. Malty and sweet. Bitter, but more in the throat and aftertaste. Pretty good hint of melon.

Mouthfeel is full bodied. Sticky and sweet. Bitter, but in the throat. Hides alcohol well. Smooth, but sticky.

Overall, this is really good. Tastes fresh and clean. Hard to come up with anything negative. Its good. Id drink it again. Id buy it again, and I would recommend it.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
likeatrainwreck (529) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2016
Big, sweet IIPA. Pine, citrus... Loads of alcohol on the finish. Sweet and sticky.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PugUglyBrewer (372) - - OCT 22, 2016
Poured from the 12 oz can into a large wine glass. The appearance showcases a golden orange color with a dense 3 fingered head of dense white foam. The aroma hits me up front with papaya, mango and tangerine. Sweet cereal malt sets the base for the fruitfulness to shine through. On the taste there are more concentrated flavors of tropical fruit and tangerine with a syrupy malt spin.


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