ibrubeer (178) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - FEB 28, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft @ TWR. Nice aroma of citrus and grapefruit. Clear light amber color, with white head and nice lacing. Citrus flavor, nice pleasant bitterness. Medium bodied. Overall a nice, drinkable IPA. Good showcase of citra hops.
superspak (3215) - Michigan, USA - FEB 22, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
12 ounce bottle into pint glass, best before 2/4/2015. Pours slightly hazy bright golden color with a 2 finger dense and rocky white head with great retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a fair amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, mango, floral, grass, light pine, light honey, light bread, and floral/grassy earthiness. Damn nice aromas with good balance and complexity of bright citrus/tropical hops and light-moderate pale malt notes; with good strength. Taste of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, mango, floral, grass, pine, light honey, light bread, and floral/grassy earthiness. Fair amount of pine.grassy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon/orange zest, mango, pine, light honey/bread and floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a godo bit. Damn nice complexity and balance of bright citrus/tropical hops and light-moderate pale malt flavors; with a great malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and light-medium bodied; with a very smooth, crisp, and fairly sticky mouthfeel that is great. Alcohol is well hidden with zero warming present after the finish as expected of 4.5%. Overall this is an excellent session IPA style. All around great complexity and balance of bright citrus/tropical hops and light-moderate pale malt flavors; and very smooth and crisp to drink. A very enjoyable offering.
jcr (2286) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - FEB 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
ottle. Clear, golden body with a white, frothy head. Aroma of citrus, grapefruit, lemon, toasted grain. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. It finishes lightly sweet and moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Taste of citrus with a lingering bitterness. Straightforward session IPA.
VictorStr (1623) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JAN 31, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Mycket citra-humle i aromen, gräsig ton. Bra balans med bra beska ich humle i smaken.
wihlan (390) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 31, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Flaska på bishops - tydlig humle doft, lite gräsig i aromen. Ljus och något grumlig med vitt skum. Tydlig beska.
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RichardW (1670) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle Rehills Newcastle. Bready citrus aroma, with some background mango, pours a dusty gold colour. Good tangy palate, raspberry & blackcurrant very late on, faint caramel and honey cough medicine. Gets better with drinking. Had a BB date of 6th Feb, so might have been better if fresher
jfb (4534) - Freising, GERMANY - JAN 23, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) hazy golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of raisins and grass, heavily resinous, with a hint of caramel, orange peel and pale malts. flavour is mostly banana and white grapes, slightly starchy, with more resin, some herbal hops, lime and a heavy-bitter finish. light- to medium-bodied with average carbonation.
zacgillbanks (2955) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Hazy golden coloured with juicy citrus flavours, orange marmalade notes with pine, gentle grapefruit and warmth on the finish. Superb and a relatively low ABV for an IPA.
scoth (586) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 15, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours clear golden with a thin white head, very fine lacing, very good retention. Strong resin aroma with some lemon, grass, and biscuit. Light body, crisp, medium carbonation. Lightly sweet, strong bitter, lingering gentle bitterness. Very nice drinkable IPA.
Sjohnh (386) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pale gold with a small white head. Good, solid, medium bodied IPA, with citrus and grapefruit flavours. Well balanced with a nice bitter finish.