Theydon_Bois (7898) - The ’Sham, Surrey, - OCT 10, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Cask, Pimlico - 10/10/12.
Clear light gold with a small frothy off white head.
Hops, grapefruit, caramel malts, touch of pine and light mango notes on the nose.
Tastes of pine, hops, juicy mango, pineapple.
Medium bodied with a bit of bite and fine carbonation leading to a bitter sweet finish.
Inbreak (1875) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JUL 10, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
10.07.2014, 0,33l bottle @ home:
Small slightly bubbly shortlasting head. Aroma is fresh fruity, fresh hops, pine needles, dried fruits, moss, leafs, lawn, sap, bark, light malts. Taste is slightly dry grassy, leafs, pine needles, hops, bark, light malts, grass, citrus peel, moss, alcohol, hints of cardboard. Medium to longlasting bitterness, dry mouthfeel. Nice.
ABS (441) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 9, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet Sørlandssenteret. Close to 4 months old. Amber colour. Slightly below medium amount of white, bubbly head. Citrus, grapefruit and resin nose. A bit above medium bitter. Hint of grainy mouth feel. Medium carbonation. Slighly below medium body. Some salt and seltzers. Citrus, pineapple, pine, malt, oat flavour. A good IPA, though the grainyness and hint of salty taste isn’t favourable.
gunnar (5096) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 8, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet, Kvadrat. Pours clear dark golden with a big creamy off-white head. Aroma is fruity, mango and piney hops. Taste is the same, fruity, some grapes, oranges and pine, juicy and powerful, very good IPA.
IPAgutten79 (445) - Skui, NORWAY - JUL 8, 2014
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Gylden med medium/høyt skum. Aroma av ananas, furu og appelsin. Smaken er balansert og fin, her er appelsin, humle, furu og malt. Myk og rund smak, behagelig bitter ettersmak.
mkel07 (3015) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
330ml bottle from The Wine Emporium. Rating from 2013. Good IPA with plenty of hop characteristics coming through in both the flavour and the aroma.
Stuartyboy (597) - SCOTLAND - JUL 5, 2014
4 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared with Mr_H a slightly hazy golden ale with huge tropical fruit and pine aroma flavour is tropical and citrus fruit huge hop flavours sweet pine finish very nice
daje (2033) - NORWAY - JUL 2, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Cafe Sara, june 20th 2014. Hazy orange body with a vanishing white head. Aroma of grass, pine, light citrus sting. Taste of pineapple, grass, burned caramel and a light toast note. pretty sharp bitterness with alcohol notes in aftertaste.
migajos (146) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUL 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Rodzinka Biz, Warsaw, Poland. Beer already 7-months old, so I guess it can influence sensations. Appearance hazy orange with white head. Aroma quite weak dry, citrusy, grapefruit. Taste: quite nice pleasant bitterness. Citrus fruits, some pine, resin. Not much sweetness. It’s delicate drinkable IPA.
VastActiv (2535) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Kitty’s, Helsinki. Colour is slightly cloudy orange with small thick white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, grape, hints of piney, hops and malts.
jd543 (386) - SCOTLAND - JUN 22, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden with a big white head. Fruity aroma, citrus, orange, fresh floral hops. Taste is sweet with a well balanced, big bitter finish. Oily texture, low/medium carbonation. Really nice beer.