282 of the Best Double IPAs, Blind-Tasted and Ranked

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Samuel Adams / Boston Beer Company Rebel Rouser (82)

“Bold, citrusy, and piney, this isn’t just a bigger version of Rebel IPA. Instead we explored a different balance of hops character, including Bravo and Galaxy hops, and upped the ante on their flavor and expression.”

Ninkasi Brewing Company Tricerahops Double IPA (83)

“Earthy, floral hops aroma and flavor are abundant in Tricerahops. The bigger body and higher alcohol balance the large volume of hops to create a beer that is very flavorful while still being balanced and drinkable. This beer can be deceiving as it is very smooth.”

Harpoon Hoppy Adventure (83)

“This double IPA has a pronounced citrus and tropical fruit aroma. Golden pale with a slight haze, it has a subtly sweet character from the malt profile and a crisp, hoppy finish.”

Elysian Brewing Space Dust IPA (84)

“The hopping is pure starglow energy, with Chinook to bitter and late and dry additions of Citra and Amarillo.”

Foothills Brewing Seeing Double (85)

"Dense blend of base malts; massive additions of Cascade hops and a Chinook dry hopping."

Transient Artisan Ales Honeystone (86)

“DIPA featuring local Michigan honey.”

American Solera DIPA IS FUN (86)

“DIPA with Centennial and Simcoe Cryo.”

Idle Hands Craft Ales Six Seam (86)

“Subtle spice character from rye complements the increased hopping rates and focus on Mosaic hops.”

King Harbor Brewing Co AJ's Hotel Business (86)

“Double dry-hopped hazy IPA with Nelson, Mosaic, and Citra hops.”

Prison City Double Doink (86)

"The hop profile in this DIPA is kicked up by Enigma, Simcoe, and Citra hops, providing tropical flavors that are hard to miss."

American Solera Magic Touch (87)

“Double IPA brewed with Moutere and Kohatu.”

BKS Artisan Ales Galactic Escapism (87)

“Hazy double IPA dry hopped with Citra, Galaxy, Motueka, Nelson Sauvin, and Comet.”

Triple Crossing Brewing Company Whitewater DIPA (87)

“Double IPA hopped with Strata and Citra.”

Smuttynose Brewing Co. Big A IPA (87)

“Big A IPA is now a year-round, full-time beer! We’ll be brewing it more frequently and in smaller batch sizes to keep it as fresh as possible. Big A IPA has everything you’d want in a double India Pale Ale, only more: more hops, more malt, more flavor!”

Deep Fried Beers FIREPOWER (88)

“Multi-oat/wheat double IPA, hopped with Citra and Mosaic.”

Elevation Beer Company DIPA (88)

“Double IPA with Strata, Sabro, and Nelson Sauvin.”

Burial Beer Co Our Hearts of Ruin Double Dry-Hopped Pils (88)

Mash up of delightful keller-pils with dank West Coast IPA. Double dry-hopped with our hand-selected lots of 2020 Motueka, Wai-Iti, and Citra.

The Brewery LBK LBK IPA (88)

“Classic West Coast–style IPA.”

Deep Ellum Brewing Co Dream Crusher (88)

“Citrusy, piney, floral, and fruity hops.”

Tallgrass Brewing Company Ethos IPA (88)

“Crafted from a palette of six hops varieties and double dry-hopped with three different types of hops, this beer has an aroma that is big, bright, and beautiful and a taste that explodes with notes of pine, resin, grapefruit, and caramel.”

High Branch Brewing Co Whatcha Know About Little Vic Secret and Citra (88)

“Hazy IPA in a rotating series. This time double dry hopped with Vic Secret and Citra hops.”

Great Divide Brewing Company Hercules Double IPA (89)

“Hercules IPA is not for the faint of heart. It delivers a huge amount of hops from start to finish. Its hefty backbone of nutty, malty sweetness balances its aggressive hops profile.”

Hi-Wire Brewing Big Top Production Facility Hazy Juicy Hoppy Fresh Double IPA with Citra & Strata (89)

“Hopped with Citra and Strata, lending huge notes of papaya, tropical passion fruit, berry, and citrus.”

Prison City Brewing Riot in Maine (89)

“Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops pair nicely against an English malt backbone.”

Sideward Brewing Co Know Your Enemy (89)

“Big, juicy, tropical IPA. Brewed with Citra Cryo and Mosaic hop oil, then double dry hopped with Citra, Nelson, and Vic Secret.”

Parish Brewing Company DDH Ghost in the Machine (89)

“We doubled the massive amount of hops ... resulting in a mind-blowing Citra hop experience.”

Uinta Brewing Co. Caravan IIPA (89)

“Balances tropical hops with a hint of pine and slight yet welcome bitterness.”

pFriem Family Brewers Big IPA (89)

“With big tropical flavors like pineapple and tangerine, it’s more than just right.”

Burial Beer Co Malcontents of Dissonance Triple India Pale Ale (89)

“Double dry-hopped with loads of hand-selected Mosaic and Idaho 7, and a dab of Mosaic Cryo.”

Westbound & Down Double IPA (90)

"An abundance of Enigma, Galaxy, and Mosaic hops pack big aromas of tangerine, blueberry, papaya, and other tropical fruits."

Avery Brewing Company Raja Double IPA (90)

"Brazenly bitter. Dashingly dry-hopped. Raja is an audacious addition to our lengthy lineage of intrepid IPAs. Hops for all! All for hops!"

Boulevard Brewing Co. The Calling (90)

“The Calling is our most heavily hopped beer ever, bursting forth with unmistakable tropical fruit and pine hops aromas and flavor supported with a slightly sweet malt character, tapering to a crisp, dry finish.”

Coronado Brewing Company Stingray IPA (90)

“This easy-drinking IPA will transport you to a tropical paradise. Citra, Mosaic, Simcoe, and Southern Cross hops provide flavors and aromas of tropical fruits and sun-kissed citrus with soft accents of nectarine and peach.”

Transient Artisan Ales A La Carte Reality (90)

"Double IPA with Citra, Mosaic, and El Dorado."

Melvin Brewing Galactic Compass (90)

“Juicy West Coast double IPA with Galaxy, Motueka, and Citra hops.”

Brewskey Pub & Taproom Strateka (90)

“Hazy IPA double dry-hopped with Strata, Eureka, and Citra hops.”

Penrose Brewing Company Hiking Boots (90)

“Conan yeast stars alongside Cashmere and Simcoe for a fully saturated, ripe stone-fruit explosion.”

Blackberry Farm Brewery Stonefly (90)

“Features Talus Cryo, Columbus Hop Hash, and traditional Chinook, Centennial, and Cascade hops. Generous additions of blood orange, tangerine, and grapefruit purees.”

Burial Beer Co A Rather Genuine Expression of Apathy Double India Pale Ale with Peach & Lemon (90)

“Made with lactose, peaches, and Meyer lemons. Double dry-hopped with Galaxy, Idaho 7, Wai-iti, and Amarillo Cryo.”

Station 26 Bang Bang Double IPA (91)

"Piney, hop-forward. Good malt balance."

Wicked Weed Brewing Freak of Nature (91)

“Our intent was to create a hops delivery vehicle. We dry hop with almost 4 pounds of hops per barrel. The resulting blend of dank and citrus-forward hops makes for a palate changing experience.”

North Park Beer Co. Unknown Origin (91)

“Triple dry-hopped hazy double IPA with Bru-1, Bru-1 Lupomax, Citra, Citra Incognito, and Freestyle Nelson.”

King Harbor Brewing Co Tidal Distortion (91)

 “Double dry-hopped West Coast double IPA with Nelson hops.”

North Park Beer Co. Disciples of Fu Mosaic Mob (91)

“The second in our series of single-hopped beers featuring the hops used to make Hop-Fu!.”

2nd Shift Brewing Co Art of Neurosis (91)

‘Midcoast’ IPA, a hop sandwich of Simcoe and Columbus hops.”

Highland Brewing Co High Pines (91)

“Citrus and blueberry hop flavors with a touch of fresh mountain pine.”

Surly Brewing Company Controlled Chaos (91)

“Double dry hopped and heaving with a cacophony of citrusy hop flavor.”

Calusa Brewing It’s You, Not Me (91)

Citrusy, floral, lime-zesty electric neon zaps. Double dry-hopped with Simcoe, Mosaic, and Idaho 7.

Stone Brewing Company Ruination Double IPA 2.0 (92)

“For the second incarnation of our India pale ale, we employed dry hopping and hop bursting to squeeze every last drop of piney, citrusy, tropical essence from the hops...”

Flying Dog Brewery The Truth (92)

The Truth's sharp hop bitterness begins with pine on the nose and evolves into bright citrus and subtle stone fruit flavors. Developed alongside over a dozen Single-Hop Imperial IPAs. The truth was three years in the making and has some of the most unique hop varieties available today.

Breckenridge Brewery 471 Small Batch IPA (92)

“471 is a small batch, limited-edition double IPA that combines pale, Munich, Caramel-30, Carapils, and Torrified Wheat malts, with Chinook, Centennial, Simcoe, and Fuggles hops. It has a big sweet mouthfeel, followed by more hoppiness than you’ve ever had at one time.”

Great Notion Brewing Trèance (92)

“Hazy double IPA brewed with Strata Hop Hash and Phantasm.”

Cigar City Brewing Florida Man (92)

"Bold, tropical double IPA brewed with Pacific Jade, Galaxy, Azacca, Lemon Drop, and Simcoe."

Squatters Hop Rising Tropical DIPA (92)

"Our much-loved double IPA tests the tropical waters with notes of mango and citrus derived entirely from exotic hops."

Jester King Brewery H. Execute (92)

“A blend of hazy double IPA with Texas oranges and three-year-old Jester King SPON.”

New Anthem Beer Project Thought Police (92)

“Citra, Vics, Centennial. Pale, oats, rye malt.”

Lawson's Finest Liquids Double Sunshine with Ruby Red Grapefruit (92)

“Made with ruby red grapefruit, adding an extra layer of mouth-watering, juicy, lush fruit character along with dank tropical aromas.”

Rockwell Beer Company Velour Tracksuit (92)

“American IPA with Strata, Simcoe, and Mosaic hops.”

New Realm Brewing Tank Dog Hazy Imperial IPA (92)

“This hop monster is loaded with aromatics of tropical fruit and citrus.”

Outer Range Brewing Co I Miss Loud Taprooms (92)

“Hops: Mosaic, Styrian Wolf.”

Firestone Walker Brewing Co Gen-5 (92)

“Flavors of canned peach, white grape, pineapple juice, strawberry Starburst, prickly pear, and orange.”

MadTree Brewing Phantom Forest (92)

“Stone fruit–forward aroma with notes of tropical fruit and citrus.”

Idle Hands Craft Ales Splitter (92)

“Softer mouthfeel with intense tropical fruit and melon.”

Wolf's Ridge Brewing Rogue Wave (92)

“Juicy citrus zest rides a wave of smooth haze.”

Port Brewing Company Mongo Double IPA (93)

“Mongo begins with a massive resinous aroma created by the judicious use of Columbus, Amarillo, and Cascade hops. The initial taste reveals notes of orange, mango, and citrus fruits with a piney bitterness and hoppy spice with some mild malt flavors on the finish.”

Green Cheek Beer Company- Costa Mesa Playing It Loud (93)

“DDH hazy double IPA with Citra, Mosaic, Motueka, and Strata.”

Drowned Lands Brewery Willow (93)

“Foeder-fermented double IPA, dry hopped with Cascade, Citra, and Cashmere.”

Monkish Isolation Oscillation (93)

"DDH Double IPA brewed with pilsner malt and oats with Citra, Incognito Citra, and Nelson Sauvin."

New Image Brewing Co Double Double Double Double (93)

“Quadruple dry-hopped double IPA with Simcoe, Mosaic, and Satus.”

Tree House Brewery Very Hazy (93)

“Very Hazy conveys all the beautiful flavors of Haze, but with even greater depth and potency.”

Burial Beer Co A Most Melancholy Visual Double India Pale Ale (93)

“Mashed with Epiphany triticale and oats. Double dry-hopped with Motueka, Mosaic, Enigma, and finished with Simcoe Cryo.”

Finback Brewery Nelson Drip (93)

“Nelson Drip is dry-hopped with Nelson and Cryo Pop.” 

Arizona Wilderness Brewing Every Day Is Earth Day (93)

“Brewed with Citra, Motueka, Sabro, and Strata hops as well as water-saving Sinagua malt.”

Sloop Brewing Juicier Bomb (93)

“We packed more hops, more grain, and more juiciness into this bad boy.”

Prison City Brewing Riot Down Undah (93)

“Hopped with Galaxy, Nelson, and Waimea. Full bodied with big pineapple, mango notes.”

Perennial Artisan Ales DDH Cave Torch (93)

IPA fermented on mandarin oranges and double dry hopped with Citra, Amarillo, and Wakatu.

Eddyline Brewery Epic Day Double India Pale Ale (93)

“A complex malt bill with a platform that allows the pungent hops blend with notes of grapefruit, tropical fruit, pine, and resin to truly shine. This is sure to satisfy the thirst of the most aggressive hopheads while maintaining remarkable drinkability.”

High Hops Brewery Dr. Pat's Double IPA (94)

“We use the finest hops grown from our farm to craft this malty, heavily hopped beer.”

Finback Whale Watching (94)

"DDH double IPA with Citra, Mosaic, Galaxy, 007, and Nelson."

Hop Butcher for the World Ocean Key (94)

"Citra- and Motueka-hopped milkshake double IPA brewed with pineapple, key lime, and vanilla."

Cerebral Brewing Urban Sorcery (94)

“Double IPA collab with Bottle Logic Brewing. Mosaic, Sultana, El Dorado.”

Stoneface Brewing Co Thanks, I'll Walk (94)

“Fluffy New England IPA featuring Mosaic, El Dorado, and Citra. Juicy and tropical.”

Maplewood Brewing Company Sidewalk Surfer (94)

“West Coast–style IPA brewed with hand-selected Strata, Mosaic, and Chinook. Super peachy, resinous, and tropical.”

New Realm Brewing Jacked 'Squatch (94)

“Lotus and Strata hops for berry, tropical-fruit, grapefruit, citrus, and cannabis flavors.”

Fonta Flora Brewery Yuns Changed (95)

“Unfiltered double IPA dry hopped with Citra, Nelson Sauvin, and Sabro Cryo.”

WeldWerks Brewing Co. Nectaron Extra Extra Juicy Bits (95)

“Double IPA brewed with Citra, Mosaic, and El Dorado hops, and double dry hopped with Nectaron.”

Finback Brewery Whale Watching : 2022 (95)

“DDH double IPA dry hopped with Mosaic, Citra, Idaho 7, Strata, and Nelson.”

Highland Park Brewery DDH TechniFlavor (95)

“Double dry-hopped hazy double IPA that uses Citra, Idaho 7, and Citra Cryo. Pours a dense, hazy yellow-orange, with huge aromas of mango, tangerine, and orange Skittles.”

WeldWerks Brewing Co. Advanced Fluid Dynamics (95)

“Hazy double IPA brewed with Sabro and Lotus hops.”

Cruz Blanca Brewery Freetown (95)

['“Powerful, hazy, dank, and fruity tropical expression of Citra Cryo', '\xa0El Dorado, and Vic Secret hops.”\n']

Firestone Walker Brewing Co Double Mind Haze (95)

“Original Mind Haze hops are now joined by Strata, Sabro, Idaho Gem, Idaho 7, and Motueka.”

Finback Brewery Cat Tails (95)

“Dry-hopped with Citra and Kohatu.”

Three Taverns Brewery Bringing The Juice | Formation 2 (95)

“Juice-driven, intensely full flavored, and soft AF (as fluff).”

Sketchbook Brewing Orange Door (95)

This double dry-hopped IPA is made with five different hops and five different malts creating a very complex, yet well-balanced, IPA.

Crooked Stave Citra Exploratory (95)

Brewed with Citra Incognito and double dry hopped with Citra.

WeldWerks Sabro DDH Juicy Bits (95)

NEIPA brewed with Citra, Mosiac, and El Dorado hops and double dry hopped with Sabro hops.

Two Roads Brewing Company Road 2 Ruin (96)

“A big, hoppy IPA with plenty of bite! Our assertive, hops-centric double IPA has a lean malt backdrop and is brewed with four American hops varieties—Summit, Palisade, Cascade, and Magnum. Piney, citrus, floral, not-for-the-timid!”

Weldwerks Nelson Extra Extra Juicy Bits (96)

"Hazy double IPA with over 14 lb per barrel of Citra, Mosaic, and El Dorado hops, including a big ol’ dose of Nelson Sauvin."

Finback Brewery Oscillation 025 (96)

“Rotating double IPA, dry-hopped with Mosaic, Simcoe, and Rakau.”

North Park Infinite Content (96)

"Hazy IPA double dry hopped with Citra, Galaxy, and Motueka."

Burial Beer Co A Postulation on Precarious Thought and Transient Delusion Double India Pale Ale (96)

“Mashed with loads of oats and whirlpooled with Citra Incognito and Simcoe Cryo. Double dry hopped with Citra, Nectaron, Strata, and a dab of Citra Cryo.”

Wise Man Brewing Pie on the Weekends (96)

“Fresh blueberries, a soft blanket of malt, level bitterness. Showcases Nelson Sauvin’s complementary accents of berry and crushed grape.”

WeldWerks Double Guava Milkshake (96)

El Dorado and Amarillo hops, vanilla, milk sugar, guava puree.

3 Floyds Brewing Company Cimmerian Sabertooth Berzerker (97)

“In the seemingly endless cruelty, battle, and strife of the Hyborian Age, a warrior has but two pleasures: decimating one’s enemies in battle and a horn of Cimmerian Sabertooth Berzerker to slake the thirst of victory.”

Crying Eagle Brewing Company Divine Imagination (97)

“Conveys beautiful notes of tropical fruit and white wine with soft pointed bitterness, all while having a rich, velvety mouthfeel.”

Hop Butcher For the World Tavern King (97)

“Citra, Vic Secret, Mosaic, Nelson Sauvin.”

Mikerphone Brewing Raindrop Drop-Top (97)

“Double dry-hopped DIPA with Riwaka and Citra hops.”

Grist House Craft Brewery Chameleon (97)

Tons of pineapple, papaya, and citrus aroma dominate the nose of this double dry-hopped IPA.

Hop Butcher for the World Kielbasa King (97)

"Mosaic- and Nelson Sauvin–hopped double India pale ale."

Tampa Bay Brewing GuavaFeber (98)

Double IPA with fresh guava.

Wallenpaupack Brewing Company Lake Haze #15 (98)

Coffee Double IPA brewed with Mosaic & Sultana hops. Conditioned on Vanilla Bean & Black & Brass Coffee.

Narrow Gauge Brewing King Fallen Flag (98)

Imperial IPA double dry hopped with Citra and Mosaic.

Alma Mader Brewing Breezecatcher (98)

“Dry-hopped with a magnificent medley of Citra, Mosaic, Strata, Azacca, and Simcoe.”

Top Rung Brewing Company HDR #14 (98)

“Bright tropical-fruit and citrusy aromas and flavors with a big bite.”

Firestone Walker Brewing Co Hopnosis (98)

“An innovative IPA brewed with coveted Cryo Hops pellets. We double dry hop this beer with varieties from the U.S. and New Zealand, creating an explosion of tropical fruit flavors including mango, passion fruit, white grape, and lychee.”

WeldWerks Sabro DDH Juicy Bits 2020 (98)

"...With a big dose of coconut, papaya, and pineapple coming from double dry hopping with Sabro."

Alvarado Street Brewery Triplets (99)

“A monster double IPA brewed with quite possibly our favorite hop combination ever, Nelson, Galaxy, and Citra.”

Brew Gentlemen Double Weapons (99)

"Double IPA version of Legendary Weapons, made with Citra and Mosaic."

Outer Range Brewing Way Down (99)

"This citrusy and dank double IPA is backed with premium British pale malts."

Our Mutual Friend Brewing Time’s Arrow (99)

“West Coast IPA brewed with Colorado Malting Company malt and hopped with Idaho 7, Citra, and Colorado-grown Cascade hops.”

New Anthem Beer Project BA'AL (99)

“Pale and a heavy load of malted wheat. Citra and Loral Cryo. Pineapple and citrus.”

Lawson’s Finest Liquids Ruby Red Grapefruit Double Sunshine (99)

This special edition of our American DIPA is made with ruby-red grapefruit, adding an extra layer of mouth-watering, juicy, lush fruit character along with dank tropical aromas.

New Anthem Beer Project Clapback (100)

"(Lactose-free) all-Citra double IPA. Tropical papaya/pineapple/grapefruit hazy. Contains wheat and oats."