Brewed by Galway Bay Brewery
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Galway, Ireland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skinnyviking (7433) - Copenhagen, - JUL 23, 2013
Draught. Medium high creamy lasting off-white head. Hazy amber body. Mild apple pear aroma. Suitably hopped bitter malty green apples grapefruit dry and long lasting bitter finish. Low carbonateion. Very well balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kathouse (1169) - Nevada, USA - FEB 17, 2015
The thing I noticed most about this beer was that it has a nutty taste. The hops are piney and somewhat herbal. There’s a good citrus nose. But I think there’s a hazelnut flavor beneath all the hop layers. It’s not bad, just a little distracting for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (3414) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2015
Keg at Against The Grain, Dublin. It pours a clean amber color with a small white head. Aroma is big fresh citric and piny hops, with notes of grapefruit skin, tangerine pine cones, caramel and grass. Taste is medium hoppy and citric, piny, crispy, with notes of grapefruit, pine cones, citrus peel and caramel. Light dank flavours with a leafy finish. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, very good IPA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
batneil (403) - - JAN 10, 2015
Fizzy and hoppy, like an IPA should be. On tap at the Brew Dock in Dublin. A scent of citrus too.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bambam57 (3) - FRANCE - NOV 17, 2014 does not count
Fantastic Californian hoppy taste. Discoverd it inGalway and then look at other places selling it elsewhere in Ireland.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29989) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2014
An amber beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of spices, fresh hops, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and straw, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (3418) - Santa Monica, California, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Tap, amber pour, white head, nose is citrus, taste is piney, hoppy, more citrus, lovely.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rgf001 (163) - München, GERMANY - AUG 23, 2014
Citrus and Pine aroma. Light amber cloudy with off white head that lingers. Grapefruit, resin, spruce, citrus and malt flavors. Resiny mouthfeel with adequate carbonation and no burning alcohol. Dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
halfbaked (48) - - JUL 12, 2014
Golden in colour. Small head. Nice bitterness up front. Slight sweet middle tones with lingering bitterness. Taste like a good IPA should.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
seanpg (31) - IRELAND - JUN 27, 2014
Review based on bttle and draft. Pours hazy amber. Good nose with lots of hop, not bitter and there is a residual sweetness that is sticky. It is a good IPA but not within best of style. Having said this I still buy this on a regular basis but there are so many IPA to try you cannot help but compare to others. Foam and Fury from the same brewery is outstanding.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
humlelala (1059) - DENMARK - JUN 19, 2014
(50 cl bottle from Bradley’s Off-license, Cork; BBD: May 7th 2015; Lot: 084) Pours a hazy amber with little, white head and big bubbles that fade. Aroma is hoppy with notes of pine and grass. Oily texture, medium body, soft carbonation and a dry, crisp finish. Flavour is aromatically bitter. Decent.

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