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De Molen Zomer Hop

Formerly brewed at Brouwerij de Molen
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Bodegraven, Netherlands
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
Premiant (bittering)
Saaz (late)
Columbus, Amarillo (dry)

morangochris' rating

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
morangochris (19) - Budapest, - MAY 15, 2011
Bottle as a "Lente Hop" . The smell is fruity and the aroma has hints of mango. Well balanced and strong bitter hops.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Karol (729) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 19, 2015
Tapped at Hostinec Richtar Jakub in Bratislava/Slovakia. Aroma of red currant wine, malt, fruits, hops. Color is dark copper, amber, red. Head thick, soapy, stable. Taste is awesome! A balance of malt, sour fruits, bitter hops, very dry. Dry in finish plus bitter fuits. Overall a fantastic beer!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamChandler (3894) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 7, 2015
Dark yellow 1 finger head that fades quickly. Aroma is herbs, sweetness, some fresh cut grass. Quite a sweet beer as well. little tropical fruit notable pineapple with grape. sweet caramel taste, caramelized malts. sweet finish light mouthfeel with not much carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (7701) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 17, 2014
bottle, thanks adam. hazy golden with a lingering fluffy head; aroma of pine, light citrus, pencil shavings; plenty of bitterness, resin, sherbet, just a tad stale as is often the case with de molen beers that turn up in the czech republic

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AndySnow (5561) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2014
How: Draught as De Molen Lente hop.
Where: Monk’s Wallingatan, Stockholm.
Appearance: Amber colour with a large off-white head.
Aroma: Pine, pineapple, tropical fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Fruit, hops, floral, grapefruit, pineapple. Bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gEUS (1583) - Linden, BELGIUM - MAY 9, 2014
750 ml 2010 vintage - pours dark orange with an amber hue.with a small white dense head. Powerful nose of grapefruit and pineapple, a bit of cardboard and dust. Medium body with nice strong bitterness, but not overwhelming, medium dry finish. Taste is grapefruit peel, pine and bits of cabbage.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (12285) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 6, 2014
330ml Flasche. Ins Glas ergießt sich ein trübes orangegoldenes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr malzig, fruchtig, hopfig. Geschmack malzig fruchtig, bitter hopfig, Karamell, minimal würzig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2014
Backlog. Tried as "Lente hop". Bought from Systembolaget during a temporary release.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OKplus (787) - Oklahoma, USA - JUN 7, 2013
750ml served in a Sam Adams perfect pint glass. A - 3 fingers of billowing foam that looks like an ice cream float. The head just sits and sits finally forming a sudsy cap. Loads of 1/4 " thick lacing. S - Bright hop aromas, lemon and mandarin citrus, melon, apples, floral, hints of lavender, fresh bread, T - Sweet malt upfront followed by citrus pith, grassy bittering hops, melon and lots of tropical fruit come through and compliment the sweet malt. A green grassy bitterness rides through mixing with a semi-powdery dryness on the finish. M - Medium body, medium carbonation, oily center, semi dry finish. I was expecting more of a Belgian IPA but this falls in the American category. Sweet malt but not too sweet. Lots of hop flavor and aroma with a decent amount of bitterness. Citrus really starts taking over as it warms. A solid IPA. Serving type: bottle 07-19-2012

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
olr1984 (1418) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 14, 2013
750ml pours a hazy orange with large white head. Citrus aroma. Citrus floral and caramel taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Martin243 (947) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2013
2/3rd pint in a tulip at Brewdog Newcastle. Hazy brown with a thick white head. Citrus aroma, lovely thirstquenching grapefruit and biscuit flavour. Long finish.. Lovely beer

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