Brewed by Feral Brewing Co.
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Baskerville, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 210   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   IBU: 48   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
An India pale ale to round off the current selection of Feral pale ales. Hophog is an American-style IPA with strong pine needle and citrus aroma followed by an aggressive bitterness and a dry finish.

Editor’s note: also known as American IPA, back label.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drjoeng (935) - SINGAPORE - JUN 2, 2015
5.8%ABV. American IPA. Not much hoppy aroma in the nose, so not strictly an American IPA in character. The palate is assaulted, not unpleasantly or rudely but interesting hop flavors that are spice-like with Parsley and Cloves. Pronounced carbonation with a bitter herb finish that is reminiscent of hyssop. I have to remark on the use of some nicely toasted barley malt that comes through as a nice toasty malty base note. Goes in favorite list.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2015
Cask union rooms. Amber ok head. Fruity hoppy aroma taste same some pine nice dry bitter finish. Ok body decent stuff

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Don2711 (389) - - MAY 18, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 19, 2015 Pine aroma. Apple flavours and lasting bitterness on palate. Really quite good but not sure if you could drink a lot of this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CacheManyHose (600) - HONG KONG - APR 21, 2015
From Brewcraft. Clear amber pour. Thin white head with big bubbles. Smells of piney hop, apple juice, little bit of mothball/attic mustiness (not unpleasant or un-fresh). Tastes of resinous hop, sparkling apple juice, slightly sweet and tart. Body is very smooth, bitter, lightly lemony/citric. Like a West Coast-ish IPA + apple juice + citrus. Musty in aroma but crisp, fine and almost sweet in body and palate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HKdIPA (690) - HONG KONG - APR 21, 2015
Bottle from Brewcraft at home. Slightly translucent orange-amber pour. Aroma is fruity citrus with some pine. Taste follows - a bit pinier and hollower than the fruitiness of the aroma. Fine carbonation. Solid IPA - would get again but at $45 a bit steep.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Malrider69 (141) - Central Coast, AUSTRALIA - APR 16, 2015
Pours a hazy amber colour with a medium white head. The aroma is of resin and the taste is of pepper and others spices, with medium bitterness that is very long lasting on the palate. An excellent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (4016) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 3, 2015
Nice East Coast style IPA, mild hoppiness and clean malt profile. Amber body with small airy beige head. Mellow hoppy bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ngejo (890) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy, orange, minimal head, white foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, & bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sissio (1299) - Orsenigo, ITALY - MAR 25, 2015
Clear golden amber, minimal cream head. Aomatic hops, tropical fruits and red orange peel, honey/floreal sweetness, peanuts. Aromatic taste, leaves a long lasting bitter ending. Citruses.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
magpieken (129) - - MAR 23, 2015
330ml bottle. Opaque pale to deep gold colour with a creamy off-white head which reduced to a thin layer and left only traces of lacing. Aroma of resin, pine, passionfruit and citrus. Nicely balanced mild sweetness and bitterness. Light to medium bodied, creamy yet sticky texture with a dry, pleasantly bitter finish that liners. A very decent IPA. 8.

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