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Detour Double India Pale Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

863 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 863
Reviews: 223
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 20
Gots: 71 | 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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Chaney

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4.4/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I had this one recommended to me by the beer buyer and my local Whole Foods store. He said it was highly regarded at SAVOR, one of the largest beer festivals in the DC area.

A: Really nice hazy amber color with about a 1/2 inch head that quickly dissipated.

S: Floral for sure, but quite a bit of sugar as well.

T: The sugar was definitely not in the taste though - Hooray! This is extremely well balanced. Very hoppy, with just the right amount of alcohol burn.

M: The bitterness doesn't linger, and the sweetness is kept in check!

D: ABV is hidden, but definitely there. The alcohol is used for the greater good!

Overall: This is one of the best DIPAs I've had in the last year. I will definitely get this one again!

Serving type: bottle

08-18-2010 02:19:29 | More by Chaney
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Detour Double India Pale Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 863 ratings.