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Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree IPA - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree IPADark Horse Double Crooked Tree IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,142 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,142
Reviews: 857
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 265
Gots: 263 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
98 IBU

(Beer added by: putnam on 03-05-2005)
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BigAl723

Michigan

4.33/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Purchased from my local market. A little minor scoring was required for the wax top.

A: Copper light brown. Daylight in the swamp murky. On the contrary though, a nice crisp white head.

S: Lemons and hops. Birthday cake too. I smell something that resembles frosting. A surprisingly good smell though.

T: This beer tastes really good, floral and inviting. A heavy DIPA with a rusty gritty taste. Lemon zest and some malt character too.

M: Medium carbonation. The alcohol lingers a little.

D: For a 13.6% ABV DIPA, it actually goes down quite smoothly. It almost drinks like an Old Ale.

I've had it on tap before and it's bliss, although out of the bottle is fine. Overall it's outstanding. Another high class brew from Marshall, Mi. I could drink a few of these without any problem.

Serving type: bottle

08-06-2009 23:06:58 | More by BigAl723
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Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree IPA from Dark Horse Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 2,142 ratings.