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100
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
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RATINGS: 1684   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jaymobrown (1843) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Wow amazing beer. Great copper color. Alcohol with orange and sweet nose. Big orange and alcohol with bitter.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jaicoa (4) - Orlando, USA - JUN 14, 2014 does not count
This beer is superb in all aspects. Cant get enough of it. Paid $14 for a pint at Downtown Bar and restaurant in San Juan Puerto Rico, but it was worth it.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
supersournhops (21) - - JUN 13, 2014
Excellent, had at Oside store by my house. wonderful hop resin nose very citrus falvor, crisp and dry finish, Craystal clear.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheHopster (1067) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - JUN 13, 2014
(Enjoy by 07.04.14) Consumed within two weeks of the "bottled on" date. Impressive for a NJ suburb considering the distance. The aroma was not a strong as anticipated. Like a mild pine breeze. The golden appearance is extremely clear (anticipated less filtering) but contains a thick persistent white head. The flavor is actually a very smooth. There is no missing the piney hops, but there is some sweetness for balance. Slight note of alcohol. Finishes slightly bitter. Very well crafted and great concept.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
haukur (1840) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - JUN 13, 2014
Enjoy By 0704, bottled 05/28. Aroma is MASSIVE, pine, starfruit, grapes. Just awesome resiny and with a huge bite. This is a monster!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
acearl (508) - The Ham, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2014
7.4.14 clear golden pour with creamy white head, good lacing, smell tropical hops, passionfruit, somewhat sweet, medium body, very light carbonation, smooth, alcohol is pretty well hidden, tropical juice\punch but not over done and not too sweet, mild bitter lingering aftertaste that is a slight hinderance to this being great could be described as peppery which contradicts the the Hawaiian Punch, but overall very nice, definitely worth...

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IndianaRed (3989) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Enjoy By 07-04-14 Slightly hazy deep golden with a full lasting sandy head. Big piney aroma, lots of resinous and a bit peppery hop bitterness. More on the bitter than the fresh hop flavor. Balanced well and a good, big, IPA

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bebum (806) - Alabama, USA - JUN 13, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 17, 2016 Gold, crystal clear, lacy. Full body, rich and smooth, almost oily mouthfeel, intense flavor and heat, spritzy, long palate. Bitter but very well balanced by the malt. Very hoppy in a herby style, malty. Delicious. Enjoy By 4/20/15; 10/31/15, 4/20/16. Deep gold, clear, some lace. Very full body, intense flavors, rich and hot mouthfeel, medium carbonation, lingering and fruity aftertaste. Heavily bittersweet, balanced. Exuberant hops, herbal, grapefruity. More than imperial, celestial IPA. 6/17/16: not as impressed.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
andylavery (7) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 12, 2014 does not count
Enjoy By 07.04.14 Enjoyed on 6.11.14 6.12.14 and to be enjoyed again This is the best IPA Ive ever had. May even be the best beer Ive had to this point. Huge nose of tropical fruits and subtle pine that cascade out of the glass. Flavor profile is tropical fruits and a really nice grapefruity bitterness that lingers for a while. I wouldnt know this was 9.4% if the bottle didnt tell me...the alcohol is hidden by the explosiveness of the beers tropical fruit flavors. This is a powerhouse adult beverage and should not be missed.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tselloufc88 (337) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle from Petaluma Market. Enjoy by 07-04-14 edition. Pungent grapefruit aroma fills the room from this. Some alcoholic smell in there too. Massive grapefruit and peachy flavour with tonnes of bitterness they lives for a while. A touch of alcoholic burn in the finish which reminds you of the high strength. Tasty and incredibly fresh. Pleased I got to try this whilst in California.


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