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


on tap

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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Bottle; Regular and occasionally on cask.

Black as the coal mined from beneath the brewery Black Jesus is a black IPA brewed with biblical quantities of premium American hops and special dehusked German roasted malt. A second coming for the church of the IPA. Enjoy with Chocolate, cold meats or just loaves and fishes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mjp12 (880) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (6100) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
s_hartshorne (2414) - 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!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wheresthepath (1833) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Cask at the Reading beer festival. Deep brown. Pine. Roast malt. Pine. Roast malt. Pine. Roast malt. Pine. A littlw touch of flowers is the only hint that there’s any more depth to this beer. Not that it’s bad mind; it’s just one- dimensioal.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (6954) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 28, 2014
33cl bottle from Cotteridge wines. Thiock creamy off white head. Clear black pour. Lovely smooth bitterness. Very nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
CraftBeerNick (1317) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2014
Bottle at home, 25th April 14. Nice balanced BIPA, some hops, some chocolate, bitter finish, slight strawberry undertones, good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnRMurdoch (3901) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2014
330ml bottle from Valhalla’s Goat. Almost black, not much head. Coffee hop aroma. Roasted coffee hop flavour. Bitter aftertaste. Solid black IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AshtonMcCobb (4134) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 25, 2014
33cl bottle from Appellation Wines. Appearance - opaque black with a lovely lacy head. Nose - chocolate orange, grapes and grapefruit. Taste - coffee, dark chocolate and a tropical citrus thing. Not pineapple - more like lychees. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry but yet elegant finish. No rough edges, really balanced. Overall - great black IPA. One of the best I’ve had, no question.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
danlo (1744) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2014
330ml bottle from BeerRitz online store. Pours black with a red tinge, thick biege foamy head leaving lots of lacing and aroma of floral citrus hop along with burnt dark malts & coffee notes. Taste is roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, nicely balanced against a juicy citrus hop bitterness. Smooth, medium to full bodied, soft carbonation, dry roasted hoppy bitter finish. Very drinkable Black IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (7028) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 23, 2014
330ml bottle from appellation wines. Pours dark brown, red tinge, big beige head. Big pine hop aromas, light coffee. Taste has more, roasted bitterness and hops. Nice.

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