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De Molen Zomerhop (2012 -)

 (RETIRED)
overall
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88
style
Formerly brewed at Brouwerij de Molen
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Bodegraven, Netherlands
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 46   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
bergamot fruit, yeast (top fermenting). EBC 25 15.6ş Plato Pale & Cara malts. Sladek Columbus & Cascade (late hop).


2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fajry (1156) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 27, 2015
Výčap RJ. Tmavo hnedá farba, nahnedlá pena. Vôňa ovocná, citrusová, karamelová. Chuť v začiatkoch alkoholová, pikantná. Neskôr grapefruitové a karamelové tóny. Dlhá dochuť na jazyku. Pivo však nebolo dobre vyvážené. V pozadí bolo cítiť cudzie chute.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gurthnar (3176) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 19, 2015
Tap at RJ. Dark colour for an IPA. Clear. Lots of hops in this beer, orange, zesty, pith. Salty. Too much caramel and some alcohols. Medicinal. Less drinkable. Definitely the worst beer from De Molen that I have had.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MisoW (2324) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 19, 2015
On tap at Richtar Jakub. Pours deep amber color, white head. Aroma is citrusy, yeasty, belgian spice. Taste is medium sweet, medium bitter, caramel, yeasty, belgian spices, hoppy.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mzaar (2078) - Varberg, SWEDEN - JUN 12, 2015
Tap @ Cerveseria Arte&Sana, Malaga. Pours unclear amber with an off white head. Aromas and flavours of grapefruit, caramel, malt and pine. Full body, oily feel. Great one.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GBZ59 (1193) - BARCELONA (Catalonia), SPAIN - JAN 15, 2014
Botella de 330ml. (Embotellada en Nov´11, saboreada en Ene´14). Color dorado y apariencia algo velada. Espuma blanca, corona cremosa y copiosos anillos. Aromas de malta caramelo, delicado cítrico, herbales y picantes. Entrada de gentil cítrico y levadura. Cuerpo ligero/medio y carbonatación moderada. Paladar oleoso. Agradable cálidez y sabor caramelizado, en el intermedio, son desbordados por un ascendente y limpio amargor cítrico. Final amargo con notas cítricas y perfumadas en el retrogusto. Un amargo muy limpio y delicado en esta Gran IPA Americana!! 330ml bottle. (Bottled on Nov´11,enjoyed on Jan´14). Golden color, chill haze appearance. Off-white foam, creamy crown & copious rings. Caramel, delicate citric, herbal & spicy aromas. Gentle citric & yeasty upfront. Light to medium body. Moderate carbonation. Oily mouthfeel. Kind heat & caramelish flavor overwhelmed by arising & clean citric bitterness in the middle. Bitter finish. Citric & perfumed aftertaste. Bitterness is so clean & delicate in this Big One beer!!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Brandman (2460) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 2, 2014
Hazy golden body, white head. Aroma has nice piney and tight fruity aroma. Citrus hops. Yeast, sweet maltiness. Some fruity but nice bitterness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hobsch (505) - Cologne, GERMANY - OCT 5, 2013
Bottle 0.75l from Edeka Mohr Bonn. Pours a hazy orange with a large head. Lively carbonation. Aroma is citrus, grapefruit, grass. Taste is dry, good bitterness, grapefruit, citrus, some caramel. Great beer, refreshing, well balanced. Only drawback is the strong carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (3892) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - JUL 24, 2013
Caramel colour, off-white head. Aroma of hops, malt, citrus, caramel, lemon peel, citrus fruits. Bitter flavour, malts, citrus. Finish citrus and lemon peel. Nice, refreshing summer beer, as the name suggests.
(Draught @ De Molen, during RBESG 2013 visit)

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bullit (4227) - Burgos, SPAIN - JUL 22, 2013
Tap @ De Molen. Hazy orange colour, off-white head. Nose is malty, hoppy, pine. Taste is malty, pine hops, juicy. Medium bodied. Fairly bitter. Like a IIPA. Way to heavy to enjoy in the sun, good stuff though.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
caesar (5828) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 10, 2013
Tap @ de Molen. Hazy orange golden color, medium head. Aroma of fruity hop, orange, tangerine, earl grey tea, slight grassy. Medium bitter taste, slight fruity sweetness, creamy texture. Very refreshing IPA, perfect for summer indeed.


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