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Detour Double India Pale Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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Detour Double India Pale AleDetour Double India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

874 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 874
Reviews: 223
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 20
Gots: 75 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Detour blazes the trail for fresh and bold Double IPAs. Four varieties of hops combine to step up the flavor profile. A hoppy adventure that finishes dry. Big in alcohol and character.

74 IBU

(Beer added by: Beaver13 on 05-30-2010)
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312HopBomb

Illinois

3.76/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

22 oz. wine type bottle corked and caged.

Pours a clear orange amber color with a wispy honey colored had that remains persistently.

Smell is reminiscent of Myrcenary with a sharp piney note.

Taste is very harsh bitterness. Piney with grapefruit pith and dry on the end. Lasting biterness and an alcohol bite.

Mouthfeel is full and oily with smooth effervescence.

Overall this is a bit too much despite my love of hops. I like west coast style like Double Jack but this DIPA did not meet that standard.

Serving type: bottle

03-11-2013 02:29:48 | More by 312HopBomb
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Detour Double India Pale Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 874 ratings.