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8 Wired Black Wired Black IPA

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8 Wired Brewing
Brewed at Renaissance Brewing

Style: Black IPA
Blenheim, New Zealand
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
available

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.89/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kmyst (1) - Rennes, FRANCE - MAR 19, 2015 does not count
Good balance between rosted flavor and bitterness of a great IPA. Nice black color and fruity and hoppy smell

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
MissPxx (665) - - FEB 20, 2015
Punchy fruity aroma. Dark appearance. Quite thin. A little too fizzy for me but I'll handle it �� ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pdubyah (472) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 21, 2015
Totally enjoying this, Loads of flavour from the hops, then the sweetness and the toasted malts and then the dry finish. What a thing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (18351) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2014
Draft @ Brewdog Clapham Junction, Battersea SW11. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty licorice hoppy aroma. Roasted malty licorice hoppy flavor. Has a roasted malty licorice hoppy bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fajry (904) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 28, 2014
Výčap Le Šenk. Tmavo hnedá farba, hustá pena. Vôňa ovocná, sladká, jemne pražené slady. V chuti vystrelí na začiatku horkosť. Neskôr nastupujú ovocné tóny, dosť silná trávová chuť a neskôr opäť karamel. Cítiť dosť alkohol. Ak by som nevedel o čo ide, poviem, že stout. Podľa mňa trošku mimo štýl black IPA. Ale fakt výborné pitie.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gurthnar (2453) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 23, 2014
Tap at Le Senk. Aroma fruity, resiny, cascadian. Light roasted. Clear very dark colour. Rather stable head. Taste is very hopforward, I instinctively licked my lip in search of a stray hop leaf in my mouth initially. Brutal flavour kick, bitterness is high, but palatable. Alcohol content is higher, but it does not show. Fruity, resiny, grassy hoppy flavours, seem American. The roastiness is almost completely hidden, I am not sure if I could identify it blindly through all the hops. Overall very nicely executed cascadian dark ale.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cuso (5417) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 21, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 23, 2014 Tap at Le Senk. Dark chestnut brown color with beige head. Dark malt, citrus hops in aroma. Roasted malt, coffee , strong citrus hops. Long dry hoppy bitter finish. Tasty.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zoomusic (7) - HUNGARY - NOV 9, 2014 does not count
Form tap at pub "Csak a jó sör", Budapest. Nice, brown head, strong roasted aroma with intense sourness, good, good one.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lore (1335) - Budapest, HUNGARY - NOV 7, 2014
dark brown colour, huge, dense, stable beige head; aroma of citrusy-piney hops and roastedness; taste of roastedness and citrusy hops again - very good black IPA

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dambor (110) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 29, 2014
Pours dark brown with a nice head. Aroma: pines, coffee and very interesting herbish aroma. Taste: intriguing woody taste (I suppose from hopps), with a lot of herbs and a dark malt touch. A very interesting black IPA.


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