Brewed by Ekim Brewing Company
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Sydney, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
This beer makes a huge flavour- impact without being too heavy a brew. Despite the wall of tropical fruit aromas you need to head-but your way through to take a sip, the mouthful is medium bodied and refreshing. The bitterness is sharp and clean with a medium-high carbonation emphasising the piquancy. However, the resiny character to the hops and the subtle caramel malt takes the edge off the bitter. The 6.2% alcohol content is barely detectable with only the slightest boozy-prickle. The perfect sessional beer.

imaragingbull's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imaragingbull (572) - Sydney, - MAR 2, 2014
Pours orange gold clear with well retained off white head. Aromas of caramel toffee toasted malts citrus, pine tangerine and earthy notes. Med light body, med carbonation finishing lightly hoppy toasted caramel malts and bakanced ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (15617) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 29, 2015
Hazy amber. Aroma is piney and a touch floral. Has a mellow IPA character, soft, lightly fruity, with just a touch of bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
vanvenlo (1773) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - MAR 8, 2015
TruBru ontap(8-Mar-2015)Big herbal sweet light berry aroma.Amber,white head&sheet lace.Spicy light biscuit flavour.Bitter herbal light berry finish&spice veg aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vinhol (344) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 24, 2014
Growler from Tru Bru big hoppy aroma amber with white head taste is resin citrus hops

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Malrider69 (137) - Central Coast, AUSTRALIA - DEC 2, 2014
Pours an orange/amber colour with a pleasant aroma. Nicely hopped and I notice that it is claimed to be an English/American hybrid - a good combination and very ’easy-drinking’. This is a good combination of malt and hops. I would definitely recommend this brew

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sm89walt (1945) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 13, 2014
Keg. Poured a hazy golden amber with a small but lasting, lacing white head. Aromas of pine, grapefruit, nectarine and apricot following through onto the palate coupled with a biscuity malt character. Medium body, medium carbonation and a protracting, good intensity bitterness in the finish. Big, bitter but mostly balanced.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KeefOz (1533) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - OCT 12, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 2, 2015 Draught at Embassy Hotel, Brisbane. Poured a clear golden amber with a one-finger white foamy head that retained OK and laced poorly. Carbonation low and fine. Aroma of hops, pine, resin, passionfruit and citrus/grapefruit. Taste with hints of sweet caramel but mostly of a nice grapefruit/citrus bitterness. Light body, mouthfeel a bit thin. Crisp, lightish with a nice tangy grapefruit/citrus bitterness on the finish. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hawthorne00 (3502) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUN 18, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber with a white head. Aroma is assertively piney, with grapefruit, nectarine, toast. A bit over the top with the pine, really. Sweet carmale and biscuit, load of pine, rather less grapefruit. A bit weedy at the fairly bitter end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (7019) - Utah, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Bottle picked up at The Oak Barrel
Clear golden with a big off-white head and good lacing. Aoma of floral, butterscotch and citrus. Flavors of floral, grapefruit and pine

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sevenlee (1762) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - JUL 10, 2013
Pours a clear amber colour with a tall frothy white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, caramel and some hops. Taste is light sweet leading to a moderate bitter hop finish. Not bad.

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