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Great Heck Shankar IPA

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Brewed by Great Heck
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Goole, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, Occasional;
Bold - Hoppy - Fruity


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Evilkniamhel (379) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 18, 2016
Bottle from appellation. Pours clear gold. Nose of mangoes, resin, flowers, apricots. Balanced, hoppy and fruity on the palate.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Towey1989 (1575) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2016
Cask at The Roebuck, Leek (Titanic) A clear pale amber colour with a medium white head. Aroma of grapefruit, orange, pine, slight mango and subtle floral hops. Taste is similar of grapefruit, orange, resin, slight mango, a little caramel and subtle floral hops. Medium bodied and an oily texture. A long, dry, resinous hop bitterness in the finish. A good, strong, hoppy cask IPA. A nice, long, dry finish too. Great.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (43166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2016

Cask (gravity) @ Ned Ludd, 27 Friar Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire England NG1 6DA.

[ As Great Heck Shankar IPA ].
Clear medium orange color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate hoppy, grapefruit, orange - citrus, rubber, plastic. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, rubber, plastic, smoke, orange, fruity, pale malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141012]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (9786) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 30, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours clear golden, nose is passionfruit, mango, toffee, taste is similar, juicy, sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gooner92 (11) - POLAND - JAN 23, 2016
Zapach: lekko cytrusowy, kwiecisty, słodki, minimalnie karmelowy(???), guma balonowa. Wygląd: bursztynowy, klarowny, piana bardzo nietrwała, drobnopęcherzykowa, nie zdobi szkła. Smak: półwytrawny, oleisty, goryczka mocno wyczuwalna, chmielowa, niezalegająca, nieściągająca, wyczuwalny alkohol, nasycenie średnie.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
crim (109) - POLAND - JAN 20, 2016
ewelacji nie ma, aromat landrynkowo kwiatowo egzotyczne owoce, średnio słodkie w smaku z średnia goryczka ziołową, w miarę zbalansowane, trochę za wysoko wysycone ale klarowne

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
peponi (1317) - Mainz, GERMANY - JAN 2, 2016
Aroma: citrus, herbs and some pine notes. Appearance: clear golden color and thin white head. Taste: medium herbal bitterness, pine, herbs, spruce, dry. Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, bitter finish Overall: Interesting classical IPA, there is lack of citrus notes in taste, but still it’s ok.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Manslow (1019) - Warsaw, POLAND - DEC 28, 2015
Butelka 0,33l Kolor złoty, bursztynowy, piany brak. Aromat lekko cytrusowy o nieprzyjemnym charakterze. Smak chmielowy z wysoką goryczką uwydatniającą się na podniebieniu i trwałą.Takie sobie.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2015
Bottle from Bottlecraft, Hanley. Pours clear golden with a white head. Grapefruit, pine, some malt, sweet tropical fruit. Good IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mzaar (2636) - Varberg, SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2015
Flaska. Dimmig mörkorange öl med ett medelstort smutsvitt skum. Dofter av grapefrukt, tall och gräs. Smakinslag av grapefrukt, citrus, karamell, blomster och tall. Medel mot stor kropp. Till en början rätt ensidig beska men en försiktig maltsötma stagar så sakteliga upp det hela.


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