Brewed by Tree Brewing
Style: Black IPA
Kelowna, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pootzboy (1695) - Hopville, Ontario, - JUN 7, 2012
Bomber - pours a deep blackunfiltered ale in the glass with a decent tight-pored tan cap. Aroma is pleasant - chocolate malts, some roastiness, nutty, lightly sweet and earthy. Although there is plenty of hop balance this is a malt pronounced flavor profile - rounded rich mouth feel, plenty of big chewy chocolate malts, complimentary hop bittering, dry finish. A decent malt forward rendition of the cascadian dark style. Good stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (10838) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2016
Bottle shared at Kennys 20k 15/01/2016. Many thanks to Find for this one. A nutty brown / reddy coloured pour with a small off white head. Aroma is toasted pine needles, toffee, hazelnut and mineral. Flavour is composed of nutty malts and powdered choc, mineral, bitter choc. Powdery finish. Palate is highish carbonation with a bitter choc finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (23944) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2016
15th January 2016
Thatll be me 20K then @ ChrisOs. Thanks to Fiona. Hazy deep amber beer, small cream colour head. Palate is light and semi dry, good fine carbonation. Thin dark malts. Some alcohol spice. Modest pine hops. Floral bitterness. Some mild citric peel. Light finish. Not bad, perhaps a little overcooked alcohol wise.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dandeman (914) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - APR 15, 2016
Premires effluves de caramel, de toffee avec un soupon dagrumes et de mlasse. Olfactif penchant plutt vers les accents malts. De couleur brune fonce aux reflets rubis, elle dveloppe une grosse mousse brune, dense et rocailleuse qui persiste de longues minutes. En bouche, le caramel suave domine lattaque, laissant schapper des notes dalcool et une finale lgrement rsineuse. La torrfaction est juste point avec une touche de caf et de chocolat noir. La finale est amre et les notes de rsine sont rehausses et rchauffes par lalcool. Sa texture huileuse contribue son quilibre des saveurs et en fait une bire qui se savoure chaque gorge. Plus malte quhoublonne, elle demeure quand mme une excellente BIPA, extrmement goteuse.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chris__hartley (440) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 20, 2016
It pours opaque dark brown with amber highlights; the head was mocha and foamy. The aroma has notes of: crackers, chocolate, and toast. The taste is lightly sweet and finishes dry and lightly bitter; the aforementioned aroma notes comes through in the taste. The palate is medium bodied, with medium carbonation, with a slick bitter long finish. Overall, its really quite tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (20112) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 11, 2016
Bottle shared at Kennys 20K tasting - London. Pours brown with a tan cream head. Moderately sweet, with notes of toasted bread, bitter pine, crunchy grains, a little toffee, faint citrus fruits. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Further toasty malts in the finish, light roast, earth. Pretty OK overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChadPoole (413) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 3, 2016
650ml bottle poured into a shaker glass. Pours black with a beige frothy head. Has an aroma of berries and dark chocolate. Tastes of dark chocolate, roasted malts, and coffee with fruity notes. Medium creamy body, with a mild bitterness. Its a great IPA-stout mash up.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ametras (1481) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 19, 2016
650ml bottle. Dark brown with a foamy beige head. Flavors are chocolate, caramel, roasted cereals, brown sugar, and earth with fruity and metallic notes. Medium body, soft carbonation, creamy texture.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (18418) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2016
Bottle split at Kenny 20K bash, big thanks to Fiona, 15/01/16. Black with a decent tan cap. Nose is light charr, dark berry fruit, cocoa powder, light spice, bitter hop. Taste comprises bitter chocolate, ashen notes, light spice, earthy hop, muted pine. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close dashed with earthy hop bitterings. Ok CDA

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
QcBeer (175) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 14, 2016
En versant la bouteille, une bonne couche de mousse vient sinstaller sur ce liquide noir, mais qui devient rouge vin avec le reflet de lumire! Un nez de chocolat/vanille, caramel et malt torrfi! En bouche, le chocolat, le caf torrfi, un sentiment de got fum qui vient jouer avec le houblonnage en milieu de bouche! Un arrire got caf, caramlis qui vient sentremler avec une amertume paisible au palais!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Randy4Beer (513) - - FEB 5, 2016
A beautiful pour, black, but with deep brown hi-lights in the light. Off-white head. On the nose there is roasty malts, grassy hops, and dark chocolate. Tastes are a surprising amount of dark chocolate, over some nice slightly bitter hops. Slightly resiny. This is like a stout and an IPA had a beautiful baby. Love it.

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