unclemattie (4357) - Georgia, USA - NOV 11, 2010
22oz bottle, green label. Pours orange, thin white head. Aromas of cotton candy, fresh grass, loads of citrus zest, pine resin. Honey and herbs. Thyme. Flavor of herbal hops, citrus rind. Some sugar, caramel. Mostly bitterness. SSSteve (4006) - - OCT 29, 2010
22oz bottle. reddish, murky, copper color. nice peachy, mandarin, sweetish, piney, fresh aroma. flavor is different that the usual. not sure i’ve had these citra hops before. piney and lemony but with a juicy fruit gum twist (or maybe the yellow "fruit stripe" zebra gum stuff). kinda nice for change. enjoyed this one better than terrapins fresh hop offering this year. 8.6% is hidden. well done! JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - NOV 15, 2010
Bomber from Hop City, Atlanta. Nice hazy orange pour with a crisp carbonation that yields a moderate head. Vibrant nose of resinous hops but also a real vein of candy sweetness in there. Smells lovely but somehow the taste ends up seeming a bit like an artificially achieved wet hop beer. I’m sure this is not the case, but there was something that screamed Push Ups more than wet hops to me. Decent, and enough bitters to keep the beer solid, but not something I’d seek out again. jrob21 (3774) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 17, 2010
Bomber. Color is a nice deep orange. Nice fruity orange and slightly bubble gummish hop aroma. Flavor falls a little flat unfortunately and I would like a bigger hop presence there. The malt is nice and gives a good body with some caramel and toffee notes. Finish is slightly bitter and a little orange peelish. Huhzubendah (3736) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 2, 2012
Bottle shared by Thorpe429. Thanks Mike!
A: Hazy orange with a half inch or so of head that generates a fair show of lacing on the glass.
S: The aroma is OK, with scents of alcohol, hops, and pine.
T: Although I wasn’t as huge a fan of the aroma as the other guys, I’m even less impressed with the taste. The flavor just isn’t doing it for me. Hop and citrus notes seem muted and blurred by alcohol intensity. In addition, the beer is just too sweet. Overall, it was out of balance and just not that impressive.
M: Under carbonated and too sweet. Could be much better.
D: A small serving of this was more than enough. Unless the next batch of this is drastically different, this was my first and last rendezvous with Dank Tank Border Hopper.
Serving type: bottle
Reviewed on: 12-04-201
SpringsLicker (3664) - Tennessee, USA - JAN 7, 2011
A deep orange brew pours out and throws up a tall, creamy off-white head.
The aroma is citrus hops, some pine and an underlying juicy malt.
Mildly bitter with a great malt balance.
Good IIPA. aracauna (3651) - Georgia, USA - DEC 5, 2010
The first pour is crystal clear dark amber. The second pour is hazy, so there’s a little sediment. No complaints there. I know their IPA is better unfiltered. There’s a nice hop aroma. Nice mix of apricot and grapefruit. The malt is a little underwhelming. Slight candied quality to the finish. The bitterness is enough to make up a bit, but it lacks a little depth in the flavor. NachlamSie (3534) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 25, 2010
Bomber from Little 5 Liquor shop. Pours a cloudy amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is pretty spot on. It basically smells like their IPA, which is not a bad thing at all. Lots of grapefruit and some juicy citrus. The flavor is not quite as hoppy as it could be because of the dense malts. It’s not quite sticky but it is yeasty and fruity. Still, there is plenty of zesty hop goodness to go around. I liked it, I just wish Sweetwater would really take the hop bomb to the next level beyond the amazingness which is Sweetwater IPA. beernovice39 (3270) - Idaho, USA - NOV 15, 2010
Bomber pours a slightly cloudy amber with an off white head. Very piney scent. Taste is citrus and earthy. Very nice! Love the tongue in cheek humor on the bottle. lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 3, 2010
Caramel orange, big off white foam. Loopy lacing. Aroma is some woody citrus, potpourri, caramel. Taste is dirty oranges, woody, earthy, sweet caramel backbone.