1. The BeerAdvocate Store is back! Pre-order your stuff now. Items begin shipping Dec 15. Christmas deadline = Dec 18 @ 5pm EST.
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

10th Anniversary Double India Pale Ale - Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.

Not Rated.
10th Anniversary Double India Pale Ale10th Anniversary Double India Pale Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

222 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 222
Reviews: 176
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 10.76%
Wants: 22
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HappyHourHero on 05-13-2005)
View: Beers (36) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of 10th Anniversary Double India Pale Ale Alström Bros
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 222 | Reviews: 176 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of HayleyHK
4.3/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of Betajeff
3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

Photo of zestar
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of trxxpaxxs
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of malfunxion
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of Lamdawg420
4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of mfessak
4.7/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Excellent double IPA from a local microbrewery. Of all the samples we tried, I would say there wasn't a bad one among them. Definetly worth the trip for both the tasting and the tour. Wonderful, informative staff as well. Full- bodied character to this beer, my husband and I enjoyed this beer( and the place in general) immensely. Tours are on Sundays only, and we both recommend going early before the crowďs descend.

Photo of HamdenHector
3.31/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

A: hazy; burnt orange in color; 1 finger off white head that receded to a thin cap; light lacing;

S: booze and caramel malt;

T: caramel malt first; booze in mid-palate that fades as you get to the finish; if you wait, you get a touch of bitterness;

M: a touch syrupy; moderate carbonation;

O: no hops; other reviewers had a very different experience and what they tasted was what I was hoping for; perhaps I had an old bottle, but I couldn't find a date; if I find a bottle with a fresh date, I'll try it again;

Photo of AMCimpi
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Latarnik
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of boszormeny
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of Mikus
3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of sachie23
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of GreesyFizeek
4.1/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Bottle purchased at Middle Ages Brewing Company in Syracuse, NY. Poured into a Rooster Fish tulip.

Pours a dark orange, with a billowing 2 inch head, and really good strings of lacing down the glass.

Smells include grassy hops, pine sap, pine needles, honey, and sweet malt.

The taste is similar. This straddles the line between Imperial English IPA and American Double IPA- lots of characteristics from both are in this. There is an enhanced malt flavor, very honey-like, with some dry crackery malt like characteristics. There is a huge hop slant to this beer though- lots of grapefruit, pine, and fresh cut grass all battle out. This is a huge IPA, with tons of flavors all battling each other. It could be slighly better melded together, and cleaner, but you can't deny it tastes good.

Medium bodied, sticky mouthfeel, finishes sweet. The alcohol is present a little bit, but doesn't detract too much.

This is a great DIPA from Middle Ages. Due to their English leaning and yeast use (Ringwood), this doesn't taste like a normal DIPA, but it still quite tasty and I enjoyed it.

Photo of rlee1390
4.11/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A-Clear ruby orange, two finger white head, with lots of lacing.

S-Citrus, dirt, grassy, pine tad bit of bread, nice hop notes.

T-Starts with some citrus, grass, bread, nice bitterness.

M-Lighter to medium in body, some hop bite.

O-A regular run of the mill DIPA. Yeah it is good, but in such a saturated market this does nothing to stand out. That being said ~7 dollars a bomber is a nice price.

Photo of MichaelStoutBeard
3/5  rDev -26.7%

Photo of BeerBucks
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of mjforres
4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of ColForbinBC
3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of vande
4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of ajzy
4.5/5  rDev +10%

Photo of virinow
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of WOLFGANG
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Syracuse12
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Drknight
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
10th Anniversary Double India Pale Ale from Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.
91 out of 100 based on 222 ratings.