Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1363   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Share this beer with friends!
An instant classic, Union Jack is the recipient of numerous awards including back to back wins at the Great American Beer Festival. Union Jack is abound with hop aroma and character. In fact this well balanced, west coast IPA is dry hopped 3 separate times, each lot giving it more and more of the grapefruit citrus hop aroma and flavor it is known for. Overall it utilizes over 4 pounds of pacific northwest hops per barrel.

Fatehunter's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fatehunter (1179) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JAN 24, 2013
A half finger of head on a hazy, medium straw colored body. The aroma is a nice lemon, orange and honey mixture. The taste is a moderate lemon bitterness ebbing towards a mildly sweet finish. It’s simple but complex. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation and medium body. A really smooth and good IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
c0fein (180) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 26, 2014
355ml bottle from Bier-Deluxe

Nice golden colour with a white head. A bit caramelly flavour, doesnt feel so fresh. OK but expected better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alkolord (45) - - JUL 26, 2014
Hell und klar im Glas, leicht hellbrauner schaum, fruchtig hopfig, schöne süße, wunderbar abgestimmt, sehr leckeres IPA!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vinhol (250) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 26, 2014
Bottle from Low buy Lilydale big hop resin aroma golden in colour with small white head taste is resin hops very bitter brew date 24 april 2014

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2018) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 24, 2014
On cask at PreFunk. Cask smooths out the bitterness, rich golden color, lots of sticky lacing. Nice IPA on the lighter side.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
CharlyBeer (69) - Bruxelles, BELGIUM - JUL 19, 2014
IPA pas comme les autres, elle explose au début pour s’addoucir au milieu et finir avec une grosse amertume.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sevenlee (1270) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - JUL 18, 2014
Pours a clear golden colour with a white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, pine, fruit and plenty of hops. Taste is medium sweet leading to a hoppy finish. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ajtrupp (224) - Keenesburg, Colorado, USA - JUL 18, 2014
Surprisingly balanced. Bordering on mild. Not near as bitter as our bartender was at his parents for naming him Tiz. And that's understandable, as another Christmas birthday (they did it as in "Tis' the season") I'd be pissed, too. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (1711) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 16, 2014
Keg at Brewdog Edinburgh. Pours golden, cold, fizzy, dry toffee, light fruit, meh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sudomorph (515) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 15, 2014
Rating 500. Bottled 4/10/14. Pours a chill jazed light Orange with a one finger, slightly off white head that laces well. Aroma has big notes of tropical fruits, pine, and resin. Taste is balanced but bitter. Orange citrus, pine, resin, tropical, and a bitter, pine aftertaste. Medium body and carbonation. Slightly resin texture but still really clean and drinkable. Smooth and easy drinking. Overall a great IPA. Lots of flavour in a very drinkable package. Awesome. Citrus, pine, resin, and tropical fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sir__v (605) - Lille, FRANCE - JUL 12, 2014
Bottle from Saveur-Biere, Lille - FR. Color: clear blond beer with small carbonation and small white foam. Smell: hoppy nose with grassy nose. Taste: nice hoppy blast with grassy taste. Aftertaste: dry bitterness. Really great, I recommend it.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 137

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50