RateBeer
overall
87
70
style
Brewed by Boxing Cat Brewery
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Shanghai, China
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
common

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A special style of pale ale that has high hop bitterness, flavor, aroma and a higher alcohol content. Originally brewed in England for the long trip to India when additional hops were added for preservation. Boxing Cat TKO IPA has a medium body with some maltiness. Three different hop varieties contribute estery citrus and tangerine notes to this fine light orange-copper color beer.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gyllenbock (4427) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 8, 2013
Sample at CBC 2013, Friday. Almost clear amber with a medium white head. Some hops, pine, malt and some hay. Drinkable but nothing sensational. A bit weak on the hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (5634) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 8, 2013
[5/3/13] Draught at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2013. Slightly hazy golden. Aroma has light graininess and decent citric and floral hops. Bitter hoppy flavor with a grainy touch and floral and grapefruity bitterness. Medium-bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (30713) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2013
From tap. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is peachy and grapefruity. Bitter, peachy and grapefruity. Lingering peachy and light citrusy into the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madsberg (10141) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2013
Draught @ CBC 2013: Golden coloured. Unclear. Dense off white head. ARoma: Citrus, caramel, orange, flowers, light pine. Flavour. Light pine, citrus, caramel, vague flowers and sweetness. Medium bodied. Ends flowery bitter and dry.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (10404) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2013
Draught at CBC. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy flowery aroma. Heavy bitter nice flavor. Average heavy bitter finish. oily palate.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benfi (519) - DENMARK - MAY 6, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 27, 2013 Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malt, fruity citrussly hops. Taste is malt, oranges, grapefruit, hints of pine and resin. Medium body, soft carbonation, lasting bitter finish

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (20569) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2013
Draught at CBC 2013. Clear amber coloured with a huge white head. Fruity aroma of hops and pine needles. Fruity flavour of hops, grass and pine needles with notes of grapefruits. Dry hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (7287) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2013
Sampled @ CBC 2013. Slightly unclear yellow color, small to medium sized white head. Smell and taste malts, pretty bitter, bitter hops. Medium body and carbonation. I miss the fruityness.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (5896) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2013
Sample @ CBC’13.
Pours hazy golden color with a small head. Aroma of sweet citrus fruits and yeast. Flavour of citrus fruits, caramel notes, hay and hops. A bit thin but a nice refreshing beer.
2414

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (3647) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2013
Draught @ CBC 2013

Pours light yellow with a smooth head. Aroma of fruity hops, citrus and lemon. Taste is smooth, slighlty fruity and lemony with some hoppy notes. Finish is hoppy and lemony. Okay, quite good IPA.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2  3  4 5


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50