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Double Standard IIPA - Peekskill Brewery

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Double Standard IIPA
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90
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38 Ratings
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Ratings: 38
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.49%
Wants: 3
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Peekskill Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
We have standards and double standards...Citra and Simcoe hops shine. Tropical Fruit on the nose and a medium body with plenty for the hops lovers.

(Beer added by: Billolick on 03-10-2012)
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Reviews by Ralphs66:
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Ralphs66

New York

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

02-17-2013 02:00:24 | More by Ralphs66
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Billolick

New York

4.2/5  rDev +2.2%

Double IPA by way of Jeff O'Neal..yes yes things are looking up (way up) at Peekskill brewery, every since Jeff has started turning out high quality IPAs and now a DIPA just 7 miles from my house!

On tap at the bar/brewery, pour clouded medium tangarine amber, fluffy off white head, leaves ample stick on the glass.

Nose is all about fresh tangarines and sweet citic goodness.

More brite tangarine/orange notes on the palate, fruit, hops, fresh, flavorful and scrubbing the spice off of my palate (happy hour included a lite and tasty bite of oysters and deviled eggs)

Moderate peppery notes midway through and then a long, enjoyable spiced up and citric hop infused finish. Yum yum yum, think I will have another please.

Something very good is going on, hop lovers get to Peekskill brewery and give this high quality DIPA a try.

03-10-2012 16:41:42 | More by Billolick
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virinow

New York

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

03-14-2012 02:05:33 | More by virinow
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Griffith

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -2.7%

01-27-2014 22:53:51 | More by Griffith
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pjkelley82

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-02-2014 00:37:57 | More by pjkelley82
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Dylanjf

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

01-31-2014 04:54:31 | More by Dylanjf
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mcintire78

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

03-03-2013 19:56:59 | More by mcintire78
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WeisGuy

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

02-18-2013 00:42:55 | More by WeisGuy
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david18

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

12-29-2013 15:51:00 | More by david18
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Hirshi

New York

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

12-04-2013 15:02:56 | More by Hirshi
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Thorpe429

Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.7%

03-13-2013 22:41:08 | More by Thorpe429
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dcguitar

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-15-2013 23:03:27 | More by dcguitar
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Danimal1101

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

06-24-2013 17:58:00 | More by Danimal1101
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Crookdrain

New York

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

02-19-2013 22:20:09 | More by Crookdrain
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oregonskibum

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-03-2013 21:12:37 | More by oregonskibum
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shemberger

New York

2.48/5  rDev -39.7%

The second beer of the evening.

Served in a 12 oz. snifter, it looked like it should but there was something off in the aroma, it had a musty nose, not something I would associate with a DIPA.

It was sort of flattish, not sure if they were going for a lower carbonation.

The taste was definitely subdued for a DIPA, not a west coast style at all but tame by comparison to Captain Lawrence just down the road.

This was a step in the right direction but it seemed that they didn't know what they wanted this beer to be.

03-30-2012 18:52:31 | More by shemberger
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -2.7%

02-16-2013 14:11:41 | More by DrunkinYogi
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brystmar

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

10-25-2012 16:22:55 | More by brystmar
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harrymel

Washington

3.9/5  rDev -5.1%

Thanks Keith! Pours a nice turbid yellow ale with some nice white foam. Nose is tropical! Mango, papaya, pine, oranges, nice nose. Hints of resin and sweet biscuity malts. This nose kinda has some of the notes I enjoy from heady Topper. Great nose here. Flavor is bitter with sweet malts and a bit of resin. There is a weird vinyl or plastic character in the finish, which isn't pleasant, but the beer tastes great while in my mouth, it's strictly on the breath back that I get that. Medium bodied and moderate carb. Nice beer, needs a little attention on the finish, but otherwise, this one has the potential to be a diamond in the rough. I know I will be looking forward to trying some more of Peekskill's goods.

05-08-2012 13:23:09 | More by harrymel
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Orbfan

New York

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

03-11-2012 01:33:32 | More by Orbfan
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BARFLYB

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -2.7%

03-03-2013 22:12:47 | More by BARFLYB
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malfunxion

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

08-23-2014 06:33:18 | More by malfunxion
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ColForbinBC

New Jersey

4.38/5  rDev +6.6%

On-tap at the brewpub

A bright orange body with a foamy yellowish cap. Some good retention with some clingy lace. Spider web lacing inside the glass.

Bright citrus and tropical fruit....but more former than latter. Grapefruit rind, oranges, mandarins with some guava and pineapple in the distance. Sturdy malt bill stands tall and lends a distinct sweetness underlying the fruity hops.

Sweet malts carry through with a hearty dose of fruity hops over top. Grapefruit, oranges, mango, with pineapple underneath. Sweet malts through the finish.

Medium body with a good amount of oil. A resiny, oily beer, but in smaller doses.

I'm not gonna lie, this stands tall with some of the elite IIPA's out there. I had Pliny the Younger 3 days prior and this stands the test as a double. Similar to PtY in many ways, but less intense and oily/resiny. This beer is really good. Seek it out.

03-09-2013 03:50:41 | More by ColForbinBC
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lovindahops

New York

4.35/5  rDev +5.8%

the second brew I tried at Peekskill tonight. Chief can make some magic with hops, so the chance to see him pushing simcoe and citra to the forefront can't be missed

A- an ultra yellow/flourescent orange body with a rocky avalanche of white foam frosting floating all over the tulip. Lacing blasts and remains all over the sides of the glass

S- an elevated scent of piney resinous hops burst out of the glass with a superb tropical theme the star of the show with this scent profile. The smell is present the entire time the glass sits at the table. Very pungent and active throughout each twirl of the tulip

T- the expected explosion of piney hops bursting with citrus, pineapple, and mango flavor. There is a presence of caramel malt in the background as well. Very flavorful and hoppy as a DIPA should be. Also great bitterness on the exit

M- bitter and delicious on the palate

O- chief put out a great DIPA. Bitter, flavorful, and chock full of hops

03-18-2012 01:49:38 | More by lovindahops
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jcarbaugh

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

04-12-2012 12:54:10 | More by jcarbaugh
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Double Standard IIPA from Peekskill Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.