Brewed by 8 Wired Brewing
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Warkworth, New Zealand
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 200   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
A wet hopped version of our flagship IPA, HopWired.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (2760) - GREECE - MAY 9, 2015
From tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015, Blue session. Pale golden color with off-white head. Heavy hoppy aroma, pine, citrusy, grapefruit, tropical fruits, light malty caramel. Sweet and bitter taste fruity piney like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
martin00sr (2752) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2015
Tap @CBC15. Clear amber, sudsy white head. Aroma has grapefruit and peach. Smooth and mellow mouthfeel. Sweet grapefruit and peach flavour. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (10201) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2015
Draught @ CBC 2015. Pours ggolden with a white head, lacings. Aroma of light malt, caramel, fresh fruity hops, grapes, melon, peach. Flavor is malt, caramel, fruity hops. Medium body, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. 010515

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gyllenbock (7707) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 4, 2015
Sample at CBC 2015. Orange with a white head. Pleasant hoppy aroma and taste of pineapple, mango, grapefruit, caramel and some light malt. Medium carbonation and with a nice bitter finish. A nice one.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kryon (2714) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 2, 2015
Pours hazy apricot low white head Aromas of peach, mango, caramel, resin Taste has nice notes of hoppy tropical fruits, caramel, resin

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vells (1607) - Rîga, Latvija, LATVIA - FEB 1, 2015
Awesome IPA! Nose starts quite caramely with intense hints of fruitiness, grapefruit, lemon, peach, passion fruit. Same goes in taste - decent sweet malty background with expressive amount of hops. Starts sweet, but bitterness is overtaking step by step making nice bittersweet harmony.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
paganyu (2) - - DEC 27, 2014 does not count
500ml bottle. the orange colour is very attractive,with creamy foam. Taste very fresh with strong tropical fruit aroma.Great IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SinH4 (3100) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - NOV 28, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 29, 2014 Massive amount of stable foam. Nice orange color. Looks great! Mango-grapey aroma, reminds me of some other Sauvin beers I’ve tried. Taste is sweet-fruity, red berries, tropical fruits at the beginning, caramely, then a great bitterness towards the finish. Superb New Zealand IPA, and a nice beer for my 175th rating :)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
danlo (2557) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2014
500ml bottle from Mikkeller webshop. Deep orange-brown amber colour, creamy foam head and aroma of mango, caramel, hoppy. Taste is malt caramel balanced with flowery tropical fruits, citrus grapefruit & pine resiny bitterness. Smoothish slightly oily mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft carbonation, hoppy lingering dry bitter finish. Very drinkable IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Saeglopur (1697) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - OCT 11, 2014
Bottle from Ammersin 5, Vienna.
Dark amber, hazy body, with a medium, creamy, light beige head.
Very fresh, fruity aroma of lychee, red berries, melon, apricot, citrus, some pine, some vanilla.
Tastes of citrus, lychee, berries, apricot, some pine, biscuit, caramel.
Mouthfeel is medium, oily, with a medium carbonation and it finishes medium bitter, slightly dry, with lemon zest, pine, lychee and other fruits and some sweet malts.

Tasty! Very fresh, with loads of fruits, especially some lovely lychee notes and also with a smooth malt backbone. Overall this is a superb wet hop IPA!

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