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

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35735) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2013

Draught @ CBC 2013 [ Yellow Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2013, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, fruit, moderate hoppy, grass, fruity, peach. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, pale malt, hoppy, grass. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130503]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31650) - 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 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29694) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2013
Draft. A hazy golden beer with a lazing yellowish head. The aroma has notes of petroleum, hops, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of petroleum, hops, malt, and lemons, leading to a dry and bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21333) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17215) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 7, 2013
Draft @ CBC 2013. Pours a slightly hazy pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty grapefruit hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit finish with weak piney hints.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15850) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2013
3rd May 2013
CBC. Light haze on this gold beer. This really is pretty much the same as the Sucker Punch, just a little drier.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (14152) - Hřjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2013
Sample @ CBC. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are fruits, flowers, grain, straw, malt and hops.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13761) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 30, 2013
Draught at MikkellerBAR. Cloudy amber - white head. Light sweetness. Fruity. Citrus. Nice malty. Ok bitterness. Some light exotic fruits. Light flowery. Zesty. Oiley hoppy notes. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Oakes (12777) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 5, 2010
Cloudy orange-amber. Loose, cask-like head. Very citrusy, juicy aroma with just a hint of pale malts. Has a cask mouthfeel. Juicy - rich, syrupy malts and sticky resinous hops. Bitter and herbaceous. Sticky finish is quite bitter, again with a mixed citrus accent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (11689) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2013
CBC. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and moderate hoppy - citrus, Flavor is medium sweet and moderate biter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 030513


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