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Double Jack - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

6,142 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,142
Reviews: 1,211
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 8.99%
Wants: 333
Gots: 929 | FT: 27
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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4/5  rDev -7.8%

Cidius, Sep 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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4.23/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

NOT super fresh bottle. Bummer.

Pour is a nice slightly hay orange/amber/gold. no real head.

Nose is pretty citrussy, with some mango, passion fruit, orange and lemon.

Taste is a little citrus up front, mostly orange and blood orange, some lemon. Followed by a pretty biting hop bitterness.

Feel is pretty medium full.

Need to try this again fresh, but you work with what you got. Still a really good DIPA, lots of great hops character and flavor. Probably better newer.

dheacck11, Sep 30, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

Strelnikov, Sep 29, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Dicers, Sep 29, 2013
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4.34/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Huge thanks to Phyl21ca for sending this beer as part of a great trade.

A: Pours a light pumpkin colour, clear with about 2 fingers of white head. Nice amount of lacing along the sides of the glass.

S: Huge floral bouquet with fresh pine. Middle notes of sweet malts and background of tropical sweetness fruit.

T: Pronounced taste of ripened stone fruits together with citrus rind and hoppy pine. Immediately followed by a wave of sweet malts. Extremely balanced. Alcohol is noticeable but enjoyable.

M: Syrupy with low carbonation.

O: Unique in the stone fruits and floral notes. The malts expertly balance out the hop characteristics. Definitely seek out.

FondueVoodoo, Sep 29, 2013
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Double Jack from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 6,142 ratings.