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Brewed by Bridge Road Brewers
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Beechworth, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This single hop IPA, the third in our series, highlights the character of a unique Australian hop variety, Summer. This hop has a slightly lower alpha acid % when compared with our previous IPAs, Galaxy and Stella. To compensate for this, we have increased our hopping regime by 50%. The result is a lush IPA with melon and stone fruit characters and mild bitterness.


Kurtos' rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kurtos (100) - Sydney, - FEB 20, 2014
Bottle. Pours a Murky Brown. Taste. As Per marketing Description, Melon and stone fruit with a mild bitterness. Overall. quite a good, good for a few.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rosslew (212) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 20, 2014
Bit disappointed by this one. Got waft of pine in the glass. Little light in taste but is sweet. Bitter at the end. A bit so-so for mine. 330ml. 4.8%. 1.3std dri. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jmar33 (158) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle. My least favourite of the four beer school series beers. Better than the Summer IPA they brewed previous to this, but I suppose I’m just not a huge fan of this hop.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
motelpogo (6700) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 30, 2014
bottle, part of a 4-pack of ales single hopped with australian hops. golden and clear; aroma of kiwifruit confectionery; hints of artificial melon/midori; modest bitterness. curious

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (1847) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2014
Bottle. Pours a dark orange colour with a fluffy white head, malty hoppy aroma, taste is bitter with fruit,and a dry fruity finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ShaneJ (514) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 28, 2014
Bottle from cellar door (October 2013). Dark amber/orange, off-white head, rockmelon, apricot, sweet caramel malt, creamy texture, moderate bitterness. Very nice.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
varanid99 (507) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 22, 2014
Orange gold pour with thin white head. Aroma is fairly mild, fruit and caramel, melons. Taste is stronger apricot, malty, mild bitterness. Nice..

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Danev76 (508) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 12, 2014
Nice malty aroma. Cloudy golden amber colour with excellent head. Nice malt profile with bitter hops and a crisp finish. Med body and carbonation ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerBaboon (1564) - FINLAND - FEB 13, 2014
Pours clear gold with white head. Aroma is fruity, tea, hoppy and caramel. Flavour is medium bitter and light sweet.

2.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
DockerDan (28) - Killaloe, IRELAND - DEC 27, 2013
Pours with a small head and slightly cloudy,(bottle conditioned). Low aroma mid bitterness. Not a big hop experience, good for a daytime session suiting the name. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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