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Double Sunshine IPA - Lawson's Finest Liquids

Double Sunshine IPADouble Sunshine IPA

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Ratings: 1314
Reviews: 275
rAvg: 4.66
pDev: 6.87%


Brewed by:
Lawson's Finest Liquids visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This American Double India Pale Ale is packed with juicy tropical fruit flavors and bright herbal aromas, thanks to the abundance of US-grown hops.

(Beer added by: kingcrowing on 12-18-2010)
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WiscoBrewsco

Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +1.9%

09-22-2013 08:50:31 | More by WiscoBrewsco
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funkyaudio

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev -3.4%

04-16-2014 03:09:12 | More by funkyaudio
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canadianghetto

Texas

5/5  rDev +7.3%

04-15-2014 02:45:45 | More by canadianghetto
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maxcoinage

Illinois

4.6/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

a - Bomber to snifter, 2 finger white head left some soapy lacing, color is orange/yellowish , a bit cloudy

s - citrus and tropical fruits combine with some resinous hop notes to make a wonderful aroma

t - the taste starts off with similar flavors as were present in the aroma, a bit of malty sweetness comes through but is balanced out with a hoppy bite that sends you off with a lingering bitter finish

m - great carbonation and a medium to strong body, dry finish

o - A world class beer no doubt Many thanks to @dwduncan2 for hooking me up with this! I am definitely glad I got to try this and would recommend seeking it out to try at least once. However, don't know if I personally would go through much trouble to acquire again, whereas I will definitely be seeking out Heady Topper many more times!

Serving type: bottle

04-13-2014 19:21:16 | More by maxcoinage
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Imperial_Sapient_Groat

Michigan

5/5  rDev +7.3%

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centex-brewer

Texas

4.38/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - Hazy golden appearance

Smell - Bright, clean citrus nose

Taste - Nice citrusy hop forward taste with a great malt backbone

Mouthfeel - Clean and concise presence in the mouth

Overall - This is a beer I've only ever seen reviews and heard about. I was finally able to obtain these from the Warren Store on the Thursday release day. I was very excited to try this and was not under-whelmed by this beer. It pours a very nice hazy golden color with a nice citrus aroma. The balance and malty support of this beer in the mouth makes it fantastic.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2014 03:45:44 | More by centex-brewer
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Michigan

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Florida

4.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-10-2014 00:06:13 | More by VTEno17
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New Hampshire

4.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-09-2014 17:44:00 | More by smccann
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Rhode Island

5/5  rDev +7.3%

04-09-2014 17:02:25 | More by barroomhero1977
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New Jersey

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04-08-2014 21:14:23 | More by markgugs
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Illinois

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Saudereth

Virginia

5/5  rDev +7.3%

04-07-2014 20:08:42 | More by Saudereth
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leveejr

Texas

4.78/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Bottle received in trade. Pours a slight murky golden color. Nose is a big herbal, resiny, and fruity smell. Taste is similar with the slightly bitter herbal and resiny taste but with sweet fruit notes. Overall one of the best IIPA's I've ever had. Can't find a fault with it honestly

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2014 13:26:33 | More by leveejr
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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -3.4%

04-06-2014 16:21:24 | More by Ace1117
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Ohio

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Florida

4.5/5  rDev -3.4%

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Zack_B

Florida

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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -8.8%

04-05-2014 22:58:20 | More by kimjongill
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HoppyBastard2

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-05-2014 19:38:34 | More by HoppyBastard2
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dleiner

New York

4.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-05-2014 15:54:46 | More by dleiner
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Pwbres

New Hampshire

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Tmyhre802

Vermont

4.83/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Had the pleasure of having it on both tap and from the bottle. First off let me say the drive to the warren country store and fighting the line is definitely worth it. Like others have said it is the exact opposite of heady topper but in the best way.

Serving type: on-tap

04-04-2014 22:01:24 | More by Tmyhre802
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Double Sunshine IPA from Lawson's Finest Liquids
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