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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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93
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2,125 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2,125
Reviews: 856
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 266
Gots: 259 | FT: 15
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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MCain04

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4.34/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Just picked up fresh from the bottle store. 12 oz bottle poured into a 12 oz Spiegelau snifter.

A: Opaque orange/amber body with off-white 1 finger head, good retention, some lacing.

S: Malty, a little grassy piney hops, not too aromatic though.

T: Some good piney hops with a strong malty backbone. Great bitterness throughout, definitely lingers. Unbelievably, not heat whatsoever.

M: Great smooth texture with moderate carbonation and a heavy, full body. Very nice.

O: A good, if not great, DIPA. Hides the ABV incredibly. Very easy drinking. I hear people put this down for a year, but I don't see it needing the aging... This tastes great fresh. I'm a fan. Looking forward to the rest of these!

Serving type: bottle

03-10-2013 06:14:03 | More by MCain04
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Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree IPA from Dark Horse Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 2,125 ratings.