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Brewed by Great Heck
Style: Black IPA
Goole, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, occasional;


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marduk (2725) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 13, 2014
330ml bottle. Dark brown color. Tiny yellow head, disappears. Malty, sweet, candy, raisins in aroma. Raisins, caramel, faint hops in taste. Soft carbonation. Medium bitterness. Clean mouthfeel.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Burgers (322) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Near black, thick beige head. Aromas of malts and grapefruit. Slightly sour taste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2283) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 13, 2014
Cask at the Bow Bar. Pours black, dry chocolate roast, sweet, juicy grapefruit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2013) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2014
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Brighton. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a thin off white head on top. Roasty, malty, dark fruit aroma. Tastes similar, roasty, malty, dark fruit, a little chocolate and quite sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (6833) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2014
Keg at Kings Arms. It pours dark brown with a medium light tan head. The nose is earthy, dirt, roasted malt, candied orange peel, milk chocolate and earth. The taste is bitter-sweet, dirty roast, citrus peel, caramel, touch of sherbet, coffee grounds, earth and peppery bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and soft carbonation. A bit dirty. Decent enough though.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spacecube (835) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2014
330ml bottle, pours black with a short tan head, aroma is chocolate, butterscotch, toffee, mild citrus hop, nice creamy thick stouty mouthfeel, finishes dry and balanced with some hoppy bitterness. Nice

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35066) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As Great Heck Black Jesus ].
Clear dark black brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coffee, dark roasted, smoke, moderate hoppy, pine, light citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, tropical fruit, malt bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140316]

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mjp12 (336) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2014
A great black ipa, sweet hop aroma, and a well balanced flavour of cream, chocolate and hops. Great carbonation levels.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (3130) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2014
Bamberg jolly day 2 25/01/2014. Bottle shared at Cafe Abseits grand tasting. Bottle from Cotteridge wines. Clear dark caramel / red coloured pour with a loose off-white head. Aroma is berry, piney hop and some strawberry. Flavour is composed of roast, choc, piney and some resin hop. Finish is dry, slight puckering. Solid piney hop bitterness. Solid Black IPA.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
s_hartshorne (1357) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2014
Cask west riding dewsbury. I had previously rated a bottle of this gave it 3.4 the cask is a different beast so I deleted initial rating. Black colour good tan head lacing. Aroma is red berries blackcurrant slight roasted malts chocoalte.Taste is same as aroma good pine notes great hoppy bitterness. Medium full body decent mouthfeel. I know they say bottle conditioned is same as cask I tend not to agree!!


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