Detour Double India Pale Ale | Uinta Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company
Utah, United States
uintabrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Detour blazes the trail for fresh and bold Double IPAs. Four varieties of hops combine to step up the flavor profile. A hoppy adventure that finishes dry. Big in alcohol and character.

74 IBU

Added by Beaver13 on 05-30-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,527
Reviews:
312
Avg:
3.77
pDev:
12.73%
 
 
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52
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384
For Trade:
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3.77/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours orange with bright clarity. A fat creamy head of light colored khaki foam that clings to the glass and leaves lots of lace. Nose is bright with orange and a pine. A bit of sugar to draw you in. A faint touch of earthy herbal that comes forward shyly as this warms. Candied orange peel. Taste is terrific. That orange is the bright and sweet. The hops give out a slight oniony flavor but I am very sensitive to that. Smooth and supple mouthfeel. This one glides across the palate. The bitterness peaks at the back end and the earthy herbal qualities resound for a time in the dry finish. The malt in this one comes forward almost slyly to reveal a light dry biscuit, tempting brown sugar and a light caramel. Pine stays light on the palate and a bit of grapefruit tartness shows up late int he drink. This has a graceful and medium mouthfeel.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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Poured from a bottle with a best before date of 12/7/14; into a pub glass.
Appearance - sunset orange, and a beautiful carbonation show in a glass! Thick, foamy white head that leaves decent lacing.
Smell - floral and earthy hops, blended with sweet candy malt notes.
Taste - very flavorful blend of tangy, earthy hops and sweet malts!
Feel - medium body with just the right amount of alcohol present; finishes nice and bitter, a somewhat subtle hop bomb!
Overall - this one has legs; a more formidable nose and this is would be a top notch brew!

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Detour Double India Pale Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
3.77 out of 5 based on 1,527 ratings.
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