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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Black IPA
Buxton, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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common

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RATINGS: 333   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 82   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Keg & Bottle conditioned; Regular. Has been seen on Cask.

Full bodied jet-black ale with a pale-tan head. Abundant fresh hop aromas suggesting zesty citrus pulp and forest fruits.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kerenmk (2614) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 1, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Murky dark brown. Coke and faint smoke aroma, delicate bitterness with just a little ash in the mouth. Medium-to-full body, a little ash finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Johnsense (858) - - JAN 31, 2014
Black pour with a good sized head. Pine and roast in the aroma, anise, citrus peels. Bitter up front, citrus, pine resin, roasted malt, a bit fruity. Medium body. I’ll be buying a few more.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pyrmir (3560) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2014
500 ml bottle. Brownish black beige head. Aroma hoppy, roasted, liquorice, pine, faint resin, soap and flowers. Taste is medium sweet, fruity, lots of hops, pine, citrus and resin. Nice and xresh

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oops (211) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 15, 2014
Black with a tan head. Hoppy, fruity, roasted malts/bread aroma. Oily, piney taste with citrus and roast notes. Good beer for cold winter evenings.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
StilleStorm (899) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JAN 3, 2014
DWG; Pours black with fading tan head. Roasted malty, dark, tropic fruity, coffe aroma and taste. Medium body, light texture. Low carbonation. Lasting bitter, smoky finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tomer (1806) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - DEC 31, 2013
At a tasting, thanks kerenmk, very dark brown colour, flavour of ash, wood, grapefruit and a hint of dark bread, fruity flavour with some smoked meat, strong characterfull bitterness. Very enjoyable and highly original.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
visionthing (2989) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2013
33cl bottle from Õllepood Nr.1 Gambrinus, Tartu. Pours pretty much black with a tan head. Fresh hoppy aroma with pine, fruits, citrus and some dark and roasty notes in the background. Quite dominated by the hops, but well balanced and refreshing. Moderate sweet with delicous hoppy flavours and a quite bitter and citrusy finish. The black aromas seems to stay in the background and it’s more like a regular IPA, but certainly a nice one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (6352) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 31, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks troubles. Dark brown color. Pleasant aroma of fruity and piney hops and a bit of roastiness. Pretty bitter flavor with piney and fruity hops, some dark malt with some roastiness and a touch of chocolate. Medium-bodied. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marduk (3018) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 26, 2013
330ml bottle. Very dark brown color. Massive size, brown head, stays. Full of hops, sweet, mellow roast, fresh notes in aroma. Nice sneaking roast, bunch of hops, juicy, floral taste. Well balanced bitterness. Nice brew!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirstyrabbit (1157) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 23, 2013
Bottle. Deep dark brown body with a tall creamy head. Aroma mostly has fresh hops and not so much roast. Eyes closed, I would have thought it’s the smell of a regular IPA. Taste also has mainly citric hops, mild roast comes second. Alcohol is well integrated but the finish is slightly astringent.


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