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Brewed by Celt Experience
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Caerphilly, Wales
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

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available

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RATINGS: 167   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
cask and bottled
The original cask version (at 7.6%) has a separate listing.
Flavoursome strong pale ale, full of grapefruit aromas.
This commanding IPA-style beer is golden in colour, with a wave of hop aromas leading to a balance of bitterness and sweetness in the flavour, plus a lasting grapefruit finish. Hops used: Chinook, Citra, Magnum, Nelson Sauvin


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
atlrizzob (157) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - JAN 24, 2014
Pour is a hazy golden amber. Aroma of apple juice with a slight hop note. Very bitter taste with hops, citrus, and a hint of grapefruit.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Miksu (4948) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - JAN 23, 2014
0.5 l bottle, thanks hanniku! Slightly hazy copper to amber color. Aromas of pine, nuts, toffee and some graininess. Fruity, nutty and bitter taste with toffee, pine, grapefruit and some petrol. Firmly bitter, long bitter finish. Smooth oily mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Really tasty bitter ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
charlotte (4210) - rødovre, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2014
Bottle.Hazy amber colour with medium White head.Aroma is fruity of pine,greapfruits and lime,feels also vinious and dry bitter with tosted hoppy flavor and nice bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (7397) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 19, 2014
Bernstein, schöner weisser Schaum. Geruch malzig, fruchtig. Geschmack fruchtig, malzig, blumig bitter.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (1868) - South Carolina, USA - JAN 16, 2014
.5L bottle, BB dated Nov. 2014 and USDA certified organic, served in a Belgian snifter. Label suggests and English Pale Ale. Pours hazy, light honey in color, with a thin but partly durable bone-colored head. Both the aroma and flavor are unusual. The slightly pungent aroma has clear and quite distinct contributions from sweet malts with light grains as well as herbal/fruity hops. In tasting, the hops are stronger and more earthy than suggested by the nose. They build quickly to a moderately strong level, then magically diminish, soon leaving a rather mildly bitter and hoppy aftertaste with some underlying bisquit. Feel: medium-thin body; medium carbonation

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 14, 2014
Pours amber with a white head. Smells breaddy and earthy. Tastes of some breaddy hints, floral, grassy with some slight earthiness on the finish.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bitbucket (2159) - Kirkland, Washington, USA - JAN 10, 2014
Not a lot of aroma, bits of grapefruit, toffee. Not a lot in the taste either. Dry, bitter finish. Interesting, but not sufficiently interesting for a second go-round,

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (2094) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 8, 2014
Bottle from SuperBest, Cph - amber pour puffy off-white head. Toasty malts, bready, caramel, some toffee, brown sugar, slight hoppy, and some herbal spice. Interesting brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
brnandersen (1905) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2013
50 cl. bottle poured in to a snifter. Hazy dark amber-golden colour with a frothy, off-white head. Fruity aroma with grapefruits, citrus, grasses, spices and caramel malts. Taste is medium bitter. Medium body with a creamy texture and a lively carbonation. Finishes rather dry and bitter with grapefruits and pines. Nice, hop-driven ale.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrepintado (1424) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - DEC 7, 2013
50cl bottle from 2d2dspuma. Color is gold and hazy. Head is médium. Body is médium. Taste is médium to high bitter but a bit unbalanced. Aroma is hoppy and light malt.


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