overall
100
100
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1719   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- we’ve taken it further, a lot further, in this IPA. You see, we specifically brewed it NOT to last. We’ve not only gone to extensive lengths to ensure that you’re getting this beer in your hands within an extraordinarily short window, we made sure that the Enjoy By date isn’t randomly etched in tiny text somewhere on the bottle, to be overlooked by all but the most attentive of retailers and beer fans. Instead, we’ve 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 09-21-12   Enjoy By 02-15-13   Enjoy By 02-14-14 Enjoy By 02-14-15
Enjoy By 11-09-12   Enjoy By 04-01-13   Enjoy By 04-20-14 Enjoy By 04-20-15
Enjoy By 12-21-12   Enjoy By 04-20-13   Enjoy 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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3.6
MattH (863) - California, USA - JUN 11, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 20, 2015 Bottle. Enjoy by 7/4/14. Light amber pour with a long lasting half inch white head. Strong hoppy aroma. Taste is a little sweet at first but becomes more bitter as you continue to drink. Carbonation is light and body is medium to heavy. Bottle. Enjoy by 10/31/15. Not much to this one. Aroma is light tropical fruits and resin. Taste is slightly bitter, with a little sweetness. Bitterness lingers on the tongue after drinking for a while. Body was lighter than I remember last time. Easy to drink. Overall, not too impressive. I will have to try this on tap sometime.

4.4
beerbaaron (1998) - Arizona, USA - JUN 10, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 19, 2014 Enjoy by 7/4/14 Really enjoyed this draft over the bottle I had the other week. Clear medium orange amber with a big frothy lasting white head. Big hoppy aroma. Big hop flavor. Lighter full body. Big fresh pine. Dank. Grapefruit. Floral. Some tropical. Caramel. Fair sweetness to balance the firm bitterness. Oily and soft. Palate adjusts after a few sips, but finish maintains its strong bitter hoppy character. Surprisingly smooth for its size, no booze. Really excellent.

4.2
swesson (454) - Highlands Ranch, Colorado, USA - JUN 10, 2014
On tap at Parry's. Orange-copper colored body. Bright, white head. Smells of pine, citrus, and hops. Very fresh hop taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
jefcon (1858) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Hops with dirt on ’em. Sour apricot, bitter grapefruit. A bit of woodsy smoky malt. Long, bitter finish. Jammy, fruity, dry, complicated fruit and hops. I can taste the rhizomes, it’s so fresh.

4
kraddel (8172) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUN 10, 2014
7-4-14 bottle thnx to mattew . Pours clear orange/blonde small white head . Smell is green hops . Fruity , bit malts . Taste is bitter , pine , lychee , stonefruits ( id guess nelson sauvin is in here ) . Good beer , but nothing shocking . Still not convinced by stone ...

4.2
hopwine (670) - brooklynzzzzz, New York, USA - JUN 9, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2014 Golden excellent clarity. Pungent fruit nose. Flavor is weed, candied citrus, dried mango, pine, dried pineapple, green grapes, flashes of booze

4
Handypaul (556) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear orange with a creamy white head that leaves good lacing. Aroma of pine and citrus. Medium to heavy bitter, light to medium sweet, flavors of grapefruit, hop bitterness balanced against background malts. average carbonation leading to a long bitter finish. Hides the alcohol very well.

3.8
tiong (7306) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 9, 2014
650ml bottle from Whole Foods, Portland, OR

Enjoy by 07.04.14, Bottled on 05/29/14 - Pours dark orange with a smooth white head. Aroma of caramely malts, fresh hops, grass, citrus, lemon and grapefruit. Taste is smooth, malty, hoppy and grassy with some citrus, caramel, toffee and grapefruit. Finish is sweetish, heavy and malty with some citrus and grass. Quite heavy DIPA.

3.8
kurt_alaska (3) - Little Rock, USA - JUN 9, 2014 does not count
enjoy by 07-04-14 poured from bomber. light amber color with thin head and small amount of lacing on the glass. strong aromas of grapefruit, pine and mint, tangerines, a little lime and ginger. taste is slightly hot from alcohol and medium-light bitterness. Hop flavors are what you would expect from the nose, citrus, pine, but not as potent. A little bit of spice and some biscuity malt flavors. body is okay with smooth carbonation and good weight to it. what you would expect. overall i greatly enjoyed this beer and I am glad i got my hands on it so soon after its release.

4.6
Lizardking3 (192) - Springfield, Oregon, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Enjoy by 07/04/14. Pours an extremely clear golden honey color, small head that fizzles off quick, leaving a clinging ring of white. The aroma, oh the aroma! Smells of Pine and citrus slap you in the face, extremely pungent in the best way. Taste is immediately bitter and then transitions into those wonderful citrus and pine flavors you smell. Comes full circle to finish bitter. Very drinkable but the 9.4 ABV is very present. Loved this


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