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Brewed by Cromarty
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Cromarty, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 92   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
I am no make believe IPA, I am big, resinous and stoked with American hops! I am also known as India Pale Ale.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (6016) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle. pours deep golden with and off-white head. Aroma of peach, malt, caramel, red fruits and biscuits. Flavor is sweet and bitter with some bready notes, caramel, pine and citrus. medium body, average acrbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (14008) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle. A clear-looking dark golden to amber beer with dense, finger-thick off-white head. The aroma is peachy and piney, with orange zest and a little maltyness. There’s a nice bitterness in the flavor, with orange zest, pine cones and some grapefruit. Medium body, soft and pleasant carbonation. Long, piney and bitter finish with a decent bitterness. Juicy. Not a favorite of mine, but quite decent and drinkable. 140608

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (8121) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle 500ml @ Geokkjer
Pours clear copper/amber with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, grass and floral. Taste is light to medium sweet and medium bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuu666 (3514) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Juicy pine and sweet toffee, dry and bitter, fruity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Garrold (1699) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle from Hop Hideout, Sheffield. Hazy, copper colour. Thin, bubbly, sticky, white head. It’s all there. Toffee sweetness. Resin. Stewed fruit. But there’s a butteriness, that doesn’t sit right. Taste is brûlée sweet. Lots of bitterness, too. Heavy, sweet palate. Finish is long and bitter. The butter thing dominates.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
evergreen0199 (2135) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2014
Keg at BrewDog Shepherd’s Bush, London. A dark golden/straw coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, malty, grapefruit aroma. Tastes hoppy, malty, slight grapefruit, a little caramel, slight sweetness. Very drinkable indeed.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DroolYeast (293) - Aalborg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2014
Aroma of American citra hops. Grass and some pine. Clear amber with small head. A tiny head is lasting. Taste is bitter, dry, aromatic. Heavy bitterness. Light sweetness, some caramel malt. Mmh! Finish is dry. Soapy texture. Light+ carbonation. Best IPA in a long time. Overall amazing!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sarpa (950) - FINLAND - MAY 10, 2014
Bottle 50cl from AbM @ home. Pours amber with a beige head. Pith, dark fruits in the aroma, Bitter, resin hops in the flavor with caramel notes.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
weedster (20) - - APR 29, 2014
Caramel, summer, hay, raisin, herbs,citrus. Pour nice fatty, oily beer juice. You almost can feel the taste through the glass.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maneliquor (3247) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 18, 2014
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Pours dark hazy amber with a thick khaki head. Nose is very grassy and resinous with stewed pineapple. Taste very much mirrors that - it’s all about the earthy grassy feel with the very sticky sweet malt base. Nice drop


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