Brewed by Bristol Beer Factory
Style: American Pale Ale
Bristol, England


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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Souther Conspiracy aged in white wine barrels with gooseberries.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2013
9th October 2013
Euston Tap. Cask. Lightly hazy gold beer with a nice creamy white head. Palate is softish and dry. Good fine carbonation. In nice condition this beer. Skunky hops with quite a strong bitterness. Light grape. Touch of white wine and very light tropical fruits before a smooth and light finish. Unusual.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14287) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 17, 2012
cask at caley ... golden amber ... thin white head ... soft dry zezty woody hop nose ... light oily floral hop ... juicy fruits ... orange and grapefruit ... light oily grapefruit linger ...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12552) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 12, 2014
Amber, bitter, floral, fruity...clean pale and good kiwi hops. Very nice balance and quite delicious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (10969) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 26, 2013 Cask at the Euston Tap, London. Pours mostly clear gold with a creamy, white head. Day-old urine in the nose with straw and biscuity pale malts. Medium sweet flavor with lots of pissy bitterness, some tangy tropical fruits, light minerals. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly resinous on the finish with more pee, melon, kumquat, lime, dry pale malts, hints of salt. A slow starter, but this beer finishes strong. Great Southern Hemisphere character, very good balance. I could easily drink pints of this beer. (4.0)

Cask at the Euston Tap, London. Pours a fuzzy gold with a thick, white cream head. Sweet, doughy malt nose. Medium sweet flavor with pale malts, dry dough, some lightly bitter hay. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Mostly dough to finish, white sugar, faint citrus, light lime, pee and straw. Easygoing stuff. (3.7)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (10226) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2013
Cask conditioned at The Old Contemptibles, Birmingham. Hazy gold with white head. There is a good, sharp aroma to this leading to a bitter, dry beer with plenty of fruity flavours, proudly I did write gooseberry down, before seeing the description above, along with grapefruit and apricot. At the end of a long days beer hunting this came over really well on a tired palate. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (8667) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2012
Cask at the Euston Tap - 31/10/12. Hazy golden amber with a mahooooosive frothy white had. Very lively in the pour took a while to come through and good lacing followed. Bitter grapefruit up front on the nose, mango, assorted tropical tones plus the bloke next to me’s BO ! I moved - rancid bastard it was only 4.30pm! I digress, nose continued with sweet candy and light mineral tones. Tastes of bitter grapefruit, a little pine, sweet popcorn, light caramel, mineral tones, great all round piney hop bitterness. Medium bodied with fine carbonation and a smooth finish on the palate. Great stuff!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DruncanVeasey (7191) - NUNEATON, Top 18, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2013
Hastily guzzled pint, Euston Tap, 24/08/13. Curry leaf, grapefruit, biscuit and cheese nose. Bitter stewed tonic and grapefruit vibes; curry leaf, herb... didn’t get the barrel or the gooseberry. Low foam over clear gold. Finishes with a pils-like rasp. Left me wanting more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
downender (6290) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2012
Cask-conditioned at the Seven Stars, Bristol 3/09/2012. Gold with a slight white head. Light, aroma of tropical fruit with some gooseberry and grassy hops. Flavour was more assertive, with the tropical fruit more pronounced, some balancing sweet malts and a lingering, dry finish. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5242) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2014
Cask (Town Wall, Newcastle) - Hazy amber in colour. Gooseberries, grapes and peach in the aroma. Hoppy and fruity taste with gooseberries, grapefruit and peach detected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (4492) - Halden, NORWAY - SEP 4, 2013

Appearance: Clear amberish color with an off white head. Good lacing.
Aroma: Malty, fruity and hoppy.
Palate: Medium body. Slightly sweet, and an ok bitterness. Soft carbonation.
Taste: Fresh malty, balanced tropical fruity and lovely citric hoppy.
Overall impression: What a pleasant surprise. I just had to try this kiwi stuff. Not that much kiwi flavor. Although a lot of fresh tropical fruits.
Personal stats: On tap at The Philharmonic in Liverpool, England.

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