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8 Wired Brewing
Brewed at Renaissance Brewing

Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Blenheim, New Zealand
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 185   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A wet hopped version of our flagship IPA, HopWired.


OldGrowth's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
OldGrowth (2865) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - NOV 18, 2012
bottle, from Triangle Wine. Ok aroma, sweet. mild pine, some citrus, little honey. little wet carboard. hazed brownish orange color, small head, little to no lace. bitter sweet flavor. Medium body, creamy oily mouthfeel, bitter finish. think this one is past it’s prime, I’m getting the start of oxidization. I’m always leary of imported ipa’s and this didn’t do anything to change my mind. I don’t get any of the big citrus some comment on.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DSG (8175) - Tel Aviv, - MAY 23, 2015
[5/1/15] Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015. 2nd session. Aroma of “green” hops, a bit oniony. Flavor of “green” hops, with a bit of malt sweetness, mildly bitter. Medium-bodied.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brnandersen (2379) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2015
Draught sample at CBC 2015. Clear orange colour with a small, white head. Fruity aroma with caramel malts, citrus, peach, spices and pine needles. Taste is bitter. Medium body. Finishes dry and bitter with pine needles and caramel malts. Excellent IPA.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rlgk (12834) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2015
Draught at CBC 2015, blue session, with Ken, Colin, Reuben and Alex. Golden beer with a small head. Hoppy wort aroma, grassy, hay, floral notes. Hoppy wort flavor, grassy, bready. Far below par from this brewery, is something wrong?

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
VastActiv (3734) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Tap at CBC 2015, Copenhagen. Originally rated 20150501. Colour is cloudy orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, sweetness, pine, hops and malts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sunevdj (3424) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2015
CBC xv. Pours a clear golden with a white head. Sweet and dry. Aromas of earthy hops with some pale malts. Hints of residual sugars and white pepper. Medium bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Bitter finish

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (775) - 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

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
martin00sr (1459) - 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.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (7368) - 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

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gyllenbock (5598) - 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.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kryon (1781) - 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


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