Brewed by Arbor
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Bristol, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
We pushed our small brewery right to the limit to create this bad boy. We selected half a dozen of our favourite American hops, grown in the Yakima Valley, Washington State, and added bucket loads of each. With twice the hop rate of most of our other beers, it really is very hoppy indeed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tselloufc88 (256) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle from Beer Gonzo, Coventry. Very cloudy, almost muddy appearance. Off white head. Aroma of pine, tropical fruits, grapefruit. Taste is fruits, a bit of malt background and a surprisingly low bitter finish for the strength. The smoothness is a plus. Good, but a touch soupy. Would drink again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (6985) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Keg at the Hanging Bat. Pours amber with a light haze. Aromas are cream cheese and chive, resin, pine. Taste is bitter, more citrus-like notes coming through, pithy. Oily texture, bitter finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Smalle (215) - Leuven, BELGIUM - OCT 2, 2014
On tap at Euston tap. Look very cloudy/muddy. Aroma: dried fruits, caramel, fruity. The taste is fruity and sweet with a hoppy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sirsledz (16) - POLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle. Very cloudy like water in a puddle. In aroma a lot of herbs and tropical fruits, especially grapefruit, herbs. Nice lacing on glass, head is white, fine bubbles. In taste also very hoppy, more herbal that citrusy. Beer is heavy, not very drinkable. High bitterness, maybe little note of alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tania_nexust (230) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2014
Bottle (gift from friend). So sedimenty it looks like brown soup! Flavour & aroma of candied orange peel, mango & grapefruit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
whitwhit (6) - barcelona, SPAIN - SEP 21, 2014 does not count
Cask at La Bona Pinta BCN. Pours amber with lasting healthy head. Begins sweet with citrus and malt touches. Hops in abundance, a great ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Buczer (374) - Łódź, POLAND - SEP 15, 2014
bottle, pours very hazy, amber with off-white, stable head. Not intense fruity, sweet aroma. Tastes more like imperial ipa, medium sweetness with moderate bitterness and little bit of alcohol. Some hoppy, fruity notes. Short bitter aftertaste, thick feel, soft carbonation, alcohol is bit warming in throat.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
peponi (869) - Krakow, POLAND - SEP 15, 2014
Aroma: citrus and resin, weak notes of garlic. Appearance: hazy amber color, titan white head. Taste: high bitterness (resin, grapefruit), citrus and apricot notes, malty backbone. Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, bitter finish. Overall: Great beer, highly recommended.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pkomar (238) - Poznan, POLAND - AUG 25, 2014
Bottle into glass, tropical fruits in aroma at first, later come resin and a bit of pine. pours slightly hazy amber with rich head, leaving nice lacing. taste is sweet with a good, strong bitterness. very smooth beer. medium carbonation. medium body. A very good ipa overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sledutah (6180) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Cask at GBBF
Clear dark golden with a small white head, some lacing. Aroma of tropical fruit. Flavors are fruity, citrus and juicy

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