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Double Jack - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

5,514 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,514
Reviews: 1,177
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 8.74%
Wants: 296
Gots: 703 | FT: 30
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ThreeWiseMen on 06-25-2009)
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ajramirez1

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4.39/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

This imperial ipa is very very refreshing, crisp, and tasty. A must try and frequently purchased bomber. The color is solid, smell is typical for an imperial ipa. The adds to the success of the Union Jack, which is arguably one of the best ipa's.

A-

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2013 21:41:05 | More by ajramirez1
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Grabbed a bomber of Double Jack at Wegmans for less than $8.50. Okay, it was $8.49 (pre-tax), but I thought that was reasonable for a DIPA with a lion and a bear fighting on the label. I love the bottled-on info (5/22/2014) -- even the time (9:14)?!?!

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Smell: big grapefruit notes with a subtle touch of pine.

Taste: in a word---complex. Starts off with citrus, but quickly becomes more pine/bitter. After about half a glass, the citrus pulls ahead again! Finishes with a gentle malt sweetness; nice!

Mouthfeel: really palatable for a DIPA (i.e. not heavy at all).

Drinkability: watch yourself. At 9.5% A.B.V, this DIPA could outmatch your desire for continued consumption.

Based on DoubleJack, I'll definitely try Union Jack now. Thanks Firestone!

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Double Jack from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 5,514 ratings.