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Double Daddy - Speakeasy Ales & Lagers

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BA SCORE
82
good

565 Ratings
THE BROS
76
okay

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Ratings: 565
Reviews: 320
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 14.56%
Wants: 8
Gots: 14 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers visit their website
California, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Troyone on 08-15-2005)
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Reviews by scootny:
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scootny

New York

4.28/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle courtesy of WasTriekensie. A beautiful golden honey with orange hues. Very clear. A full two fingered head and streaks of lace as I consume. A thin covering of foam protects the precious liquid as gentle carbonation appears now and then.

Smell is deep hop oil and pine. A blast of florals and a hint of bourbon like malt, light alcohol. More hop citrus and a a peek-a-boo of toasted sugar/ caramel.

Taste is more of the nose,, hoppy with big malts and a biscuit like presence in the finish. No bourbon but instead a bold yet subtle malt body and yes, grains, crackers and other breads with a big hop finish yielding to the aformentioned biscuits. Yum

Mouthfeel is creamy and lightly effervescent. Medium light weight lend itself to hot weather consumption with grilled foods outside.

Way too drinkable for a 9.5 abv. Easy to quaff not so easy to walk. Great stuff

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2008 03:27:34 | More by scootny
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S: caramel malt is predominant with dank pine behind it;

T: dank pine for a split second, then caramel malt; alcohol is present in finish with moderate bitterness;

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A: deep amber ale, not quite clear; pint center-pour produces as much tan foam as you want. Lacing left down the glass.

S: pine and resin and caramel; some herbal, husky, grassiness

T: mellow up front with smooth malts and syrupy sweets; subsides quickly as bitterness, sweet nut, and then bitterness again wash over the tongue; some herbal and spice-like suggestions, finishes with a more savory character

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Double Daddy from Speakeasy Ales & Lagers
82 out of 100 based on 565 ratings.