Leighton (9638) - London, Greater London, - OCT 11, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig, 2012, London. Pours clear gold with a moderate, white foam head. Tight, doughy malts, moderate floral hops, some plastic. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Fiarly dry to finish, withhay, plastic, dry doughy pale malts. Nah, this is just a pretty weak attempt at an IPA.
Bov (8989) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 28, 2014
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
from Mondial de la Bière 2013, Mulhouse - clear bright golden beer with a fair white foam left; nice lacework; almondy and caramelish aroma; gently spicy; full-bodied, light sweetness and a fair bitterness; spicy and caramelish finish - very nice
Beerhunter111 (3200) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 16, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein leicht goldenes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Citrus, Blumen. Geschmack sehr malzig, fruchtig herb, leicht nach Kräutern.
Beerhammaren (856) - FINLAND - FEB 15, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
.5l bottle @ Vihreä Haltiatar
Pours cloudy, murky yellow with hi head. Aroma is alcohol, malts, hops, liquorice. Flavor is mostly same. A bit stingy palate.
Kavu (1896) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 15, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5l bottle @ Vihreä Haltiatar. Pours clear golden with a high head. Aroma is malts with some hops. Flavor is malts, some alcohol, some fruits and plenty of hops. Could use some more character but not bad.
berkshirejohn (4121) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50cl bottle from Westholme Stores, Goring. A cloudy pale amber pour with a billowing white head; muted fruity aroma; rich, buttery, fruity taste; with a dry, satisfying finish. A good blend between the modern American IPA style, and the traditional British.
msbernac (288) - POLAND - DEC 22, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance-pale, clear, white foam,
Palate-medium body, slick feel, lively, bitter finish
gegwilson (513) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from the Whistle Stop in Saltburn. Amber with huge white head. this is a lively little number! Subtle citrus aroma. A really nice bitter IPA with some biscuit and caramel flavour before a good long bitter finish. A lovely traditional IPA.
thewolf (10701) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ Bierzwerg.de. Pours clear golden with a large, staying, creamy white head. Aroma has pine, light oranges, sweet doughy malts. Medium carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has good crisp malts, citrus hops, some pine, peach. Lovely lingering bitterness.
Garrold (601) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Archer Road Beer Stop, Sheffield. Slightly hazy, pale golden colour. Lovely, thick, tight, white head. Aroma is fresh, malty, peppery, spicy. Some citrus zest. Some grassiness. Taste is grassy dry, spicy, and bitter. Full bodied, hop oily palate. Big, long, bitter finish. Big, but somehow subtle.
TBone (11735) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled 500ml @Beer Hunters
Hazy orange color, good white head. Grapefruity-fruity hoppy aroma. Medium-bodied. Grapefruity, some bubblegummy notes (wheat?). Ok, a good example of new wave English IPA.