Killer Green
Double Mountain Brewery & Taproom

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Style:
IPA - American
Ranked #1,908
ABV:
7.3%
Score:
88
Ranked #13,667
Avg:
3.95 | pDev: 10.38%
Reviews:
41
Ratings:
144
From:
Double Mountain Brewery & Taproom
 
Oregon, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  8
Gots
  12
SCORE
88
Very Good
Killer GreenKiller Green
Notes: Fresh Hop IPA. It’s harvest time! Straight from Sodbuster Farms in the Willamette Valley come Brewer’s Gold and Simcoe hops straight from the vine to the boil. Fresh bright evergreen, red fruit and blood orange lead the way, pulling juicy pine and kind herb through the finish. Be green. Drink Killer Green.

96 IBU
Reviews: 41 | Ratings: 144 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Reviews by johnnyboy76:
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johnnyboy76 from Oregon

3.78/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Oct 19, 2015
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wordemupg from Canada (AB)

3.85/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

500ml bottle poured into tulip 4/12/16

A almost clear golden orange, tiny bubbles are everywhere but only manage a finger of dense foam that leaves just a few random spots

S soft caramel, herbal, leafy, sweet candy like hops, faint spruce, overripe mango and orange creamsicle

T more spruce and pine, some citrus rind, there's just a little booze popping up

M medium weight, the tiny bubbles cream it up, I wouldn't guess 97IBU's but it has a bitter bite, slick inside, sticky on the lips, big herbal piney finish

O decent wet hopped brew, couple months on it but still drinking fresh, maybe I was a little hard on the taste and smell score so a little inflated here

I liked it but I doubt I'd go back for a second crack at nearly 10$ for the half liter, I'll give next years batch another go if I see it around

Dec 04, 2016
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srhoadsy from Florida

3.79/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Served chilled into a fluted tulip.

Pours a hazy, dark bronze color with an inch of airy, beige head that slowly recedes leaving moderate surface layer and lacing.

Took me a while to place the aroma. Smelled like pineapple juice to me.

Initial flavors are very grassy with a hint of pine. As it warmed the aforementioned flavors of pineapple juice came out. Sweet, sour and earthy.

Medium bodied with a dry finish. Moderate carbonation with very mild aftertaste.

Overall a nicely unique IPA with some interesting characteristics. Would definitely try again.

Oct 21, 2013
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rkarimi from Colorado

3.94/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

11-3

Nov 04, 2016
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cavemanlawyer from Oregon

3.92/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Had on tap last night at the Double Mountain / Podnah's BBQ & Beer meatztravaganza. What an event!

Beer appears rather cloudy and on the darker side for a DIPA. Very slight amount of head, perhaps because this was poured from a pitcher.

Nose is nice and hoppy but not particularly outstanding. The keg was produced about 8 months ago which could inhibit the bouquet. Pleasant but not great.

Taste is smooth, with somewhat of a grassy aspect to it. Not unlike having a piece of dried straw in your mouth. Not unpleasant but different for a DIPA. The hops are certainly attenuated after sitting in the keg for so long.

Drinkability seems high. The beer is fairly smooth and easy drinking so I could easily see packing away a few pints without noticing.

Overall, very drinkable DIPA. Too bad it was not fresh, I bet if it was fresh the score would increase significantly.

May 13, 2011
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sjanowiak from Washington

4/5  rDev +1.3%

Oct 13, 2013
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mklisz from New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Nov 22, 2015
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thesarahfuller from Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.3%

Mar 25, 2014
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BDeibs from Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Dec 04, 2015
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HuskyinPDX from Washington

3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

Bottle opened 10.21.14

Let down with this one.

Oct 31, 2014
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hopspiller from Canada (AB)

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Oct 12, 2013
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Boozecamel from Canada (BC)

4/5  rDev +1.3%

Oct 12, 2014
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Kevlee722 from Washington

3.93/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jan 04, 2016
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CommonRider from Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Mar 15, 2012
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Ghrymm from Canada (BC)

4.08/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

2015 Vintage. Bottled on 09/22/15
From a 500ml bottle, 7.6%ABV, 96 IBU
Hops are Brewer’s Gold and Simcoe from Sodbusters Farms in Salem
L: Poured a dark copper amber thin head almost no lacing
S:Wonderful Pine,floral,mint on the nose
T: A fruity floral taste with the hops in the background
F: Light carbonation well balanced
O: Pretty good fresh hopped IPA no Double on the label this year.

Nov 08, 2015
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RedneckBeerz from Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.3%

Feb 25, 2013
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yeaprolly from Washington

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Feb 24, 2014
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shelby415 from Oregon

4.18/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Feb 25, 2012
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hoesweizen from Oregon

4/5  rDev +1.3%

Nov 18, 2011
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woodenbones from Washington

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Oct 25, 2014
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strongaf from Washington

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Oct 04, 2013
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redfox405 from California

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Oct 20, 2015
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dlin0sbb from Ohio

4.04/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Oct 11, 2015
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SCZ from Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Oct 21, 2013
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SeaAle from Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Oct 15, 2013
Killer Green from Double Mountain Brewery & Taproom
Beer rating: 88 out of 100 with 144 ratings