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Lagunitas Hop Stoopid DIPA

Lagunitas Hop Stoopid DIPA

Lagunitas Hop Stoopid DIPA

Style; glass: DIPA; Tulip
22 fl oz x 8% ABV = 176 / 60 = 2.93 beers * 150 C = 439.5 calories (est.)
Purchased at: Super Saver Pennington, NJ for $4.49

Aroma: hay, orange peel, pineapple, pine trees, salt.

Visuals: intriguing packaging, looks like top shelf whiskey, deep amber, brilliantly clear, off white head, intricate thin lace.

Taste: well balanced, light sweetness throughout, citrus rind tones continuously present, strength balanced with sensibility.

Palate: dry, towel, long bitter finish with sweetness lying underneath.

Overall: A very well balanced DIPA. A definite repeat. A sure favorite. At $5 a bomber, an amazing value.

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Flying Dog Double Double Dog Pale Ale
05/01/2008, 4:23 AM
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Flying Dog Double Dog Pale AleABV: 10.5 %
Calories: estimated at 200 C
Volume: 12
Glass: concave shaker
Purchased at: Circle Liquors Super Saver, Pennington, NJ
Price: 2.75
Consumed at: home

Impression: Amazing. Syrupy flavor. Nice off white tan head. Flowery, full aroma. full mouth activity and body. Long, rich, deep aftertaste. A great match for rich foods. Stands up. Visually carbonated. Flavors include pine, pineapple, lemon, pink grapefruit, nuttiness, roasted, mild coffee. Lacing is long lasting and strong. Legs are full. Aroma is omnipresent. Taste is deep and nice. Color is deep and varied. Carbonation stays. Tone is full. Well balanced, deep, and amazing. Rich amber color. Great depth.

Aroma: 10 out of 10

Visuals: 4 out of 5

Taste: 10 out of 10

Palate: 4 out of 5

Overall: 18 out of 20