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RATINGS: 1708   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
You have in your hands a devastatingly fresh double IPA. While freshness is a key component of many beers- especially big, citrusy, floral IPAs- weve taken it further, a lot further, in this IPA. You see, we specifically brewed it NOT to last. Weve not only gone to extensive lengths to ensure that youre getting this beer in your hands within an extraordinarily short window, we made sure that the Enjoy By date isnt randomly etched in tiny text somewhere on the bottle, to be overlooked by all but the most attentive of retailers and beer fans. Instead, weve sent a clear message with the name of the beer itself that there is no better time than right now to enjoy this IPA.

Batch List:
Enjoy By 09-21-12Enjoy By 02-15-13Enjoy By 02-14-14 Enjoy By 02-14-15
Enjoy By 11-09-12Enjoy By 04-01-13Enjoy By 04-20-14 Enjoy By 04-20-15
Enjoy By 12-21-12Enjoy By 04-20-13Enjoy By 05-16-14 Enjoy By 05-17-13
Enjoy By 07-04-14 Enjoy By 07-04-13 Enjoy By 08-16-14 Enjoy By 08-02-13
Enjoy By 09-20-14 Enjoy By 09-13-13 Enjoy By 10-31-14 Enjoy By 10-25-13
Enjoy By 12-05-14 Enjoy By 11-12-13 Enjoy By 12-26-14 Enjoy By 12-13-13
Enjoy By 10-31-15 Enjoy By 07-04-16

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gregwilsonstl (2385) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Hoppy. Kinda sweet. Pretty average ipa. Tasted at Tims bottle share. Thanks bill.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
can8ianben (1530) - State College, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 12, 2015
So I fear that the version I had (which happened to be two days before its drink-by date) wasnt as aromatic as it may have been when it was brewed. It was big, and overtly Stone (plenty of Cascade), but nothing that indicated/hinted that I was benefiting by drinking it when I did.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SteveOrz85 (245) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 12, 2015
UPDATED: APR 11, 2015 Taste date 3/12/15 almost a month past Enjoy By date..... Poured from 22 oz bottle into tulip. Hazy golden color. One and a half finger white head. Aroma is full of hopes, floral, grass and primarily citrus. Taste is lightly sweet and medium bitter. Light body, thin texture, average carbonation. Somewhat long, lightly bitter finish. Yet crisp. Overall great beer. One of the better IPAs I have had, but IPAs are not my specialty. Tasted again. 4.20.15 Batch, Tasted on 4/11/15. Poured from 12 oz bottle into pint glass. Golden yellow. Lively one inch head. Hoppy notes immediately when poured. Primarily citrus. Taste is lightly sweet, medium bitter. Light bodied. Thin texture. Average carbonation. One of the smoothest, most crisp IPAs I have had.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pete4999 (1445) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 7, 2015
On tap at Blue Monk in Buffalo, NY. 3/14/15 version. This is a big boy, very heavy, very boozy. Definitely feels like a double....a lot "bigger" than I expected. Definitely had the hops and maybe a little bit of honey.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
radiomgb (2686) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 7, 2015
650ml bottle from El Cerrito Market & Liquor in Corona, California. Enjoy by 3.14.15. Clear golden orange in colour with a thin white head, light lacing. The aroma has lots of cirtus, pine, caramel, tropical fruits. Flavour is highly bitter, lot of oranges, grapefruit, chewy, pine. Finishes very long, hoppy, very bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GRM (3959) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 6, 2015
Sample, draught, 10.31.14 vintage, during the Great American Beer Festival (Denver), savoured on October 3 2014; eye: golden, clear, no effervescence, tiny ring of off-white head, no lacing; nose: hops, orange, pine, light grapefruit, light tropical fruits; mouth: hops, orange, pine, light grapefruit, light tropical fruits, light astringency, dryness, dry finale in hops, full body, good carbonation, mildly bitter, slightly sweet, lightly harsh texture; overall: fine FRANAIS chantillon, en ft, millsime 10.31.14, lors du Great American Beer Festival (Denver), savoure le 3 octobre 2014; il : dore, limpide, pas deffervescence, petit anneau de mousse blanc cass, pas de dentelle; nez : houblon, orange, pin, lger pamplemousse, lger fruits tropicaux; bouche : houblon, orange, pin, lger pamplemousse, lger fruits tropicaux, lgre astringence, scheresse, finale sche en houblon, corse, bonne carbonatation, moyennement amre, trs lgrement sucre, texture lgrement rpeuse; en rsum : bien

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
connor0415 (65) - - MAR 5, 2015
Pours a clear golden color with an eggshell head that quickly disipates. Smells of floral hops, pine and a bit of citrus. The taste is mostly piney with some floral and citrus notes, bitter but not unbearably so, goes down smooth with a dry bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cargo150 (1289) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 3, 2015
Enjoy by 03-14-15. Couleur dore avec un col blanc resistant. Aromes de rsines, agrumes, alcool, crales. Lalcool est mal cach... Pourtant je les bu avant la date dexpiration... Je nest pas beaucoup aim. Ce nest pas pour moi...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rondphoto (4355) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - MAR 2, 2015
on tap @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Clear medium amber color, bubbly white head cover, mottled curtain of lace. Aroma of hops. Taste is sweet malt that surrenders to solid, but not overwhelming, pine hops on the swallow, hops and some malt moving together to a long, satisfying finish. An exceptional brew.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
razzanof (72) - Leavenworth, Kansas, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Enjoy by 3-14-15. From a bottle. Amber body with white head. Aroma is fruity with a himt of pine and malt. Taste is nearly perfect; fruity and malty with the alcohol on the backend. An almost perfect beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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