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Brewed by BrewCult
Style: Session IPA
Derrimut, Victoria, Australia

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Hops. You love them, but drinking a bigger IPA usually means that itíll be a short session and thatís just no good. So hereís a session IPA packed full of Simcoe, Nelson Sauvin and Galaxy hops thatíll let you get your lupulin hit all day long. Get in the zone. Stay in the zone. The Hop Zone!
Malt: Australian Pale, Munich, Carahell
Hops: Simcoe, Nelson Sauvin, Galaxy
ABV: 5.0%


imaragingbull's rating

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imaragingbull (565) - Sydney, - AUG 23, 2013
Tap. Pours cloudy orange gold with decent off white head and good lace. Aromas of citrus pine and big grapefruit. Some grainy nutty malt character on the nose. Med light body, zesty carbonation, decent level of bitterness, big hop hit. Grapefruit and pine do it justice till the final yeast bite..


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danev76 (113) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 12, 2014
Big citrus and resin aroma. Cloudy golden colour with excellent head. Big resinous flavour with some malty relief. Med body and carbonation ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (2786) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - MAR 5, 2014
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Very good looking stuff. Golden straw with a thick and sticky white head. Nose has plenty of stone fruits and bright citrus zesty notes. Taste is balanced citric zest and stone fruits. Nice tang here with plenty of peach and nectarine. Touch too much carbonation for my liking but helps it flow. Good stuff

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ColaKid (31) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 7, 2014
Had on tap at Mrs Parmas in Melbourne. A pretty decent IPA but lacked a bit of bitterness and complexity. Nonetheless a solid IPA from a Victorian Brewery coming back from a short hiatus, keep up the good work guys!

2.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bathory (458) - Bryne, NORWAY - JAN 16, 2014
Pours a deep copper colour with a okey white soapy head. Aroma from the tropical fruits; passionfruit and peach, also some pine in there. Flavour is much like the aroma, but a bit of caramel in addition. A bit too bitter finish imo. The thing I really donít like with this on, is the mouthfeel. Itís way too carbonated, which makes a really soapy feeling in the mouth. An okey Ipa, but not much more.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gramoit (347) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 24, 2013
Really good session beer that is all about the hops. Good flavour for a smaller beer, and is dominated by the Nelson Sauvin especially in the aroma. Perfect for sessions but will be never one that would start the session due to the lack of body and big flavours.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dredd (684) - Bentleigh, AUSTRALIA - DEC 19, 2013
I really like this, a good session beer. The sauvin hops are quite prominent on the aroma. Good balance of cereal malt character and decent finish. Certainly not as treasonous as some Iowaís out there.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bgb1991 (92) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 5, 2013
Pillowy head and constantly streaming bubbles. Floral hop aroma. Bit of roasted nutty malt flavours, nice sweet floral and earthy finish. A little thin feeling but thats being picky. Great sessionable IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
davidm (1926) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 3, 2013
On tap at DejaVu. Aromas of straw and flowers. Taste is sweet and bitter, with good balance. Quite carbonated.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ShaneJ (414) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 30, 2013
Bottle from Slowbeer. Clear, bright amber, billowing, soapy head, aroma is grass, lemon/citrus, quite bitter, but not enough malt body and sweetness to balance it out. Not bad though.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
LesArgen (180) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 22, 2013
An unusually pale look for this ipa. The citrus and floral aromas are nice enough, but itís the taste that packs the wallop. The hops are very lemony and tart, which gives it a distinct flavour. The lack of malt is disappointing but it does make it a sessionable IPA.


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