Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Bakewell, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 599   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
Cask & bottle conditioned; Seasonal - Autumn. Previously 7.7%.

RichTheVillan's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RichTheVillan (5199) - West Midlands, - NOV 3, 2012
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; wow this is a glorious hop medley of a beer pours clear orange with a small white head, great pine hop aroma, the taste is is resiny piney hop with clementine. Great slick mouth feel really impressed with this DIPA up there with USA ones.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrepintado (2138) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - NOV 23, 2015
On tap at lisbeer. Appearance is cloudy and dark gold. Head is medium. Medium to thick body. Taste is light to medium sweet, medium bitter. Aroma is hops, pinneapple, citric.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ChtiBreizh (323) - Rennes, FRANCE - NOV 22, 2015
50 cl bottle from chez Alain, Rennes. Fruity and mild bitter. Sweet and alcoholic. Sticky and watery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MisoW (2524) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 16, 2015
On tap at Craft bier fest 2014, Vienna. Pours golden color, white head. Aroma of floral hops, honey, malt. Taste is medium sweet, medium bitter, grapefruit, orange.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jiwookdo (8) - changwon, SOUTH KOREA - NOV 15, 2015 does not count
500 bottle, golden color and white forthy head, medium body and soft carbonation. itís sweet but still hoppy. I think itís not a english ipa. maybe and good taste I like that

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AirForceHops (4993) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 7, 2015
500 ml bottle purchased at Julioís Liquors. No date on the bottle. Aroma is herbal hops, honey sweetness and a trace of pine.

The flavor shows a light citrus grapefruit character upfront with some mild pale malt / honey sweetness in the center. The texture has some mild dry citrus with traces of pine. The sweetness reminds you it is of English decent but still has a light hop punch. Medium in body with a smoother carbonation level. Iím impressed because this maybe the best English brew I have sampled in a very long while. I bet fresh on draft this is very nice. Well worth a try!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hartoloni (72) - - NOV 3, 2015
Pours light gold with no head. Aroma of passion fruit and grass. Taste of pine and tropical fruit. No lacing. Stronger than I like on the alcohol front. Pleasant enough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
artemb (254) - Chisinau, MOLDOVA - OCT 31, 2015
Aroma: grassy and citrus hops, tropical fuits. Taste: light to moderate sweetness, moderate to moderate strong bitterness. Flavour: grapefruit, malt, zest, resin. Rich bitter aftertaste. Very good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (17657) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 19, 2015
Draft. Hazy golden color, white head. Aroma of passion fruit, peach, light pine. Taste is bittersweet fruit, some raw bread dough. Nice balance. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchad56 (204) - - OCT 9, 2015
Bottle - clear bright sparkling yellow, heavy carbonation with large white head. Strong citrus - grapefruit aroma. Good on tongue and in mouth. A stronger alcohol tasting IPA with citrus - grapefruit lasting feel. Nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (3061) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 6, 2015
Tap at Gremlin. Aroma is fruity, grapefruit and citrus. Taste is good, malty bit of biscuit, lemon and grapefruit. Little bit of sweetness.

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