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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

867 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 867
Reviews: 223
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 20
Gots: 72 | 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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OtherShoe2

Massachusetts

3.7/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours deep clear orange with a good thick cream colored head. Later pours out of the bomber result in a foamy skim. Nice lace and retention. Really pretty color.

Pine and resinous hop notes, some toasted malt.

Piney hops up front, leading to alcohol and some toasted malt. Boozy. Hop bitterness is thick on the palate. Malt is there, but never really develops. Some over-browned bead crust bitterness, very light fruit. An aggressive brew, but a little uneven. Dries out a bit in the end and is heavy bitter at the very end.

Medium to medium-full in body.

Very decent. Very hop forward (good), but needs a bit more malt development. That said, I'd still drink this again.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2012 00:25:36 | More by OtherShoe2
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Detour Double India Pale Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 867 ratings.