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Doble IPA - Orlando Brewing Partners

Doble IPA
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86
very good

14 Ratings
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Ratings: 14
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 6.17%


Brewed by:
Orlando Brewing Partners visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cjgator3 on 08-24-2006)
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Ratings: 14 | Reviews: 10 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by WoodBrew:
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WoodBrew

Illinois

3.53/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I thought the Doble IPA was one of the better beers at Orlando Brewing. The beer was orange/copper clear and had a nice white head that laced. The smell was good, but not pungent enough for me. The taste was decent, had the nice oily hop base which gave some pine and citrus notes and was balanced with sweet malt. The mouthfeel was medium in body with good carbonation. Overall a decent beer and if by chance I would try it again.

Serving type: on-tap

01-27-2012 10:40:49 | More by WoodBrew
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jaydoc

Kansas

4/5  rDev +2.8%

12-28-2013 21:43:33 | More by jaydoc
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closisinthehouse

Florida

4/5  rDev +2.8%

10-20-2013 18:40:09 | More by closisinthehouse
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beernads

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

09-12-2013 20:39:36 | More by beernads
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FLBeerGuy

Florida

4/5  rDev +2.8%

01-26-2013 19:56:14 | More by FLBeerGuy
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GarthDanielson

North Carolina

3.95/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

The beer was served on-tap at the Orlando Brewing tasting room, and served in a pint glass. The beer is slightly hazed, with an orange-copper coloring and a thick, two inch, frothy, foamy, beige colored head. The smell is rich malt, with light citrus highlights that seem a bit overpowered. The flavor is super-bitter, fresh, green hops. Super-green, with fresh-cut grass characteristics. Maltiness is super-dark caramel and sugar-syrupy sweetness. The aftertaste is crisp and dry, but sweet at the same time. A lot of flavor going on in this brew. The finish is rich, smooth, and somehow dry, also. Robust and strong, this is a good sipper. I just re-read this and realized how many times I said 'super'...my apologies, but this was damn tasty!

Serving type: on-tap

06-27-2011 03:46:20 | More by GarthDanielson
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AdamBear

Pennsylvania

3.63/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A-dark golden with a thin off-white colored head. had good lacing

S-smells like a mix of sweet and stale grassy hops and with a very sweet and extreme bitterness. the after-taste is a bit bitter and grassy. overall it is an impressive attempt at a double IPA. i feeel they can work on the flavor of the hops more. it seems to be way more bitter than hoppy, which i know some people like, but it just doesn't seem to be very well balanced here.

M-medium carbonation with a fairly dry finish

D-it seems to get more dry as you go on and the overal lack of taste becomes more apparent. it starts to remind me more and more of a beginners home brew. it is tasty though, definitely not a bad beer.

Serving type: on-tap

02-13-2011 17:07:29 | More by AdamBear
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.7/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

On-tap at the go-to place in Orlando. This is Josh Oakes recommended beer, so I had it. Decently crafted DIPA with hoppiness and lots of offsetting malt, although a bit of sourness I so detect. Average mouthfeel. Some hop aroma, decent grapefruit looking body and some lace.

Serving type: on-tap

02-22-2009 03:50:52 | More by Sammy
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nick76

Florida

3.43/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

The appearance is typical and the head is about what I expected. The aroma has big hops with both citrus and grass. There is also plenty of sweet malt to balance. The taste is bitter and much like the aroma. The palate is a bit thin but very much like many beers from this brewer. Overall this is a good beer.

Serving type: on-tap

12-04-2008 07:21:02 | More by nick76
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clayrock81

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A nice auburn brown body and a very hoppy smell along with some malts. While this was very hoppy it maintained some malt backbone to it, so it wasn't overly citric or slick. Strong backbite on a smooth beer; ABV is probably a tad weak for some DIPA fans.

Serving type: on-tap

09-30-2008 22:31:42 | More by clayrock81
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Vancer

Illinois

4.05/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewery in a 10 oz glass, since it weighs in at 8%. I read the prior reviews, and it sounds like they changed the recipe , 'cause now this one;

Pours a clear oaken brown, capped by a brown head. Aroma and quaff is now more along the lines of a Barleywine hammer - plenty of rich malts balanced with a pile of hops. Not oily or hop rich as a DIPA normally presents itself. But, this one was damn tasty, and I recommend trying one if you make it to the brewery.

Serving type: on-tap

04-02-2008 20:11:43 | More by Vancer
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dgrof13

Massachusetts

4.38/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had on draft at the brewery in a goblet.
Poured a deep copper-gold with a touch of haze.
Aroma was full of hops with a light background of malt sweetness.
Taste started off with hops and almost threatened to become only hops until a dryish malt flavor came by to balance the taste a bit leaving a resiny, though pleasant, hop taste in the back of the mouth.
The mouthfeel was bit thin and could use a little more malt flavor, which balance the hops a bit more.
A very enjoyable beer.

Serving type: on-tap

04-12-2007 13:28:20 | More by dgrof13
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rocketmotor

Illinois

3.98/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Beer was served, at the brewery, in a wine glass. Looked very nice in the glass. Had a nice smell but was not strong enough, needs more aroma hops for a double. Tasted great, very nice, strong hop flavor without the burn of many others. I really liked the mouthfeel, very rich with good carbonation level. Very good beer, next time I'm in Orlando I will seek it out.

Serving type: on-tap

01-12-2007 07:09:07 | More by rocketmotor
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cjgator3

Florida

4.05/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Had on-tap at Orlando Brewery. Pours a copperish amber color. Aroma is strong hops with a bit of alcohol in the nose as well. Mouthfeel is medium-full that is extra smooth. This is a really well crafted brew. I give full props to the guys at Orlando Brewing Partners for creating such a tasy IIPA.

Serving type: on-tap

08-24-2006 03:01:35 | More by cjgator3
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