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Belleville Thames Surfer

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

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Cask & Bottled; Regular.
This West Coast IPA with its bright copper tones and big wave of hops will transport you to Califoregon in an instant.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (1540) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2014
Bottle at The Dean Swift, London on 26 April 2014. Poured a cloudy ochre colour, with a large, dense white head. Aroma of berries, raisins and caramel. Fruity flavours of apricot, mango and some chewy malt. Finish was light hop resin, straw and grain.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34334) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2014

Cask @ EBF14 2013, 14th Egham Beer Festival, Egham United Services Club (EUSC), 111 Spring Rise, Egham, Surrey, England TW20 9PE.

Clear medium amber orange color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, perfume, orange - citrus. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, orange, fruity, toffee notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130328]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20247) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 19, 2014
Bottled (AbM, BBE 05/2014). Amber colour, mediumsized off-white foamy head. Aroma is fruity, floral, mild honey as well as some sweet malts as well. Flavour is fruity, floral, caramelly, mildly honeyish along with some toffee and mild nectary notes. Nice sweetish bitterness in the aftertaste.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rosenbergh (6582) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 19, 2014
500 ml bottle. BB 03/Nov/2013. From alesbymail.co.uk. Cloudy reddish amber colour with a tiny off-white head. Dark hops, moderate bitterness, malt and malty sweetness in the aroma. Not so pleasant bitterness stays. Maybe this would be tastier if it's a bit more fresh. Unfortunately this was sold past BB. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
olliejobbins (746) - Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2013
cask @ leicester beer festival 2013. pours a cloudy amber with thin sticky head. aroma is of sweet fruits and lots of hops. big burst of flavour but as others have said, was pretty sweet in the finish. nice though.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (14486) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
21st November 2013
Hazy amber beer with a tidy off white head. Palate is smooth and a little soft. Light fine carbonation. Light sweet malt and sweet marmalade hops. Lactose. Light finish. Much like the Pale Ale this is quite drinkable but a bit sweet for the style.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30753) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2013
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small tan head. Aroma is mild yeasty and smooth fruity. Toffee, caramelish and smooth fruity. Bitter, fruity and smooth. Bitter and crisp hoppy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lusikka (6043) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 1, 2013
500 ml bottle. Pours an amber orange colour with a small head. Aroma of sweet apricot, mango, floral notes and pear. Flavour of caramel malts, pear, strawberries, floral hops, fruitcake and herbal hoppiness as well. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a lingering bitter, floral, sweet and fruity finish. Carbonation is quite low. Good.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
saxo (13833) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2013
Bottle from AlesByMail.co.uk. Huge head with excellent duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are rich hops, flowers, pine, fruits, citrus, caramel and malt. Nice long bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (2781) - NORTHERN IRELAND - SEP 29, 2013
Bottle at home from ales by mail
hazy dark amber with fluffy white head. Sherbetty orange hop, with sweet toffee malt. Dry bitter maltiness, very fullers esb-like.


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