Dismiss Notice
Subscribe to BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99! (Limited time offer, US delivery only)

Double Jack | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Double JackDouble Jack
7,578 Ratings
Double JackDouble Jack

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by ThreeWiseMen on 06-25-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Bros Score:
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 7,578 |  Reviews: 1,403
Photo of Hopster916
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of rye_so_serious
4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of Nathan_Snyder
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of SlightlyGrey
4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of MatthewPlus
3/5  rDev -30.7%

Photo of polloenfuego
4.43/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

From a 12 oz bottle into a tulip.

A: pours a pale amber color with a small head that broke down quickly.

S: Citrus/grapefruit and floral scents are present. Some faint pine.

T: Hops and more hops. There is a citrus taste and the bitterness hit up front, followed by sweet maltiness.

M: medium mouth feel and carbonation.

O: a little hoppier than I usually enjoy, but still an excellent beer. I have to say that I kept expecting it would be too much, but in the end it was just enough. I would highly recommend this to anyone.

 534 characters

Photo of sevenshubby
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of prock180
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of Morockm
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Methical
4/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of DenverHopHead
4.46/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a bottle dated born on 9/27/13, into a tulip.
Appearance - golden, bubbly, looks refreshing! Builds a nice, frothy white head.
Lacing is spotted around the glass.
Smell - standard great West Coast, hop forward IPA! Citrus hops, primarily grapefruit.
Taste - delicious! Easy drinking hop bomb! Very much a hop forward brew, but just enough pale malts to keep it fairly balanced!
Feel - the 9.5% ABV is hidden nicely, the bitterness from the hops is near perfect and balanced with the hint of malt presence!
Overall - very well done, a solid representation of a West Coast DIPA! R

 590 characters

Photo of TheAnk
4/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of Bearman13
4/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of DiscLizard
4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of jaybrough
5/5  rDev +15.5%

Photo of cjdun86
4/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of tmaestro
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of blbarnett3
5/5  rDev +15.5%

Photo of bcerv-ca
3.65/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottled on 8/15/13. Bought & Drank on 10/11/13.

Pours a light amber color. Wonderful floral & grapefruit smell.

Initial taste is heavy on the malt, finishes hoppy & bitter, but is still smooth from the maltiness. The higher alcohol content becomes more prominent as you consume.

Not an outstanding DIPA, but still good. Worth a taste, especially if you like malt-centric DIPA/IPAs and/or higher alcohol content.

 414 characters

Photo of MrNate
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of thebouch01
4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of BuckeyeFaninMI
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of JLeet
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Bnjmnlws
4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of northstar23
4/5  rDev -7.6%

Double Jack from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.33 out of 5 with 7,578 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.