Brewed by Greene King
Style: Bitter
Bury St. Edmunds, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 337   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Cask; Regular.
A perfectly balanced ale, characterised by its fresh hoppy taste and a clean bitter finish. The Official Beer of England Rugby, Greene King IPA is now the fastest selling cask ale in the UK.

jaymobrown's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jaymobrown (1782) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 15, 2013
This has low marks, not sure why. I enjoyed the toffee, caramel and roasted flavors. I thought it was smooth and easy to drink if a bit watery.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
R4N5H (423) - SINGAPORE - NOV 14, 2015
Draught pint at The Phoenix, London on 27-Sep-2015. Copper colour with a thin white head. Smooth and drinkable but without much going for it. Unspectacular in its aroma or flavour.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
angel77 (1724) - oviedo, SPAIN - NOV 12, 2015
Cańa Cask Ale. aeropuerto stansted. Londres. 08..11..2015. (r336). Color ámbar miel algo tostado con muy poca espuma blanca. Aromas y sabores ligeramente ácidos, posible fin de barril, con toques suaves de herbaceos el final. Cuerpo ligero poco o nada de gas. Normal.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
brewtalita (87) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 13, 2015
on tap at middlesex arms london. cask ale copper color. crystal clear. low stable and creamy foam. temperature perfect. aroma herbal and viney. palate nice smooth and low carbonation. taste moderate. malts almost non present. bitterness moderate. pretty neutral with aftertaste of cork and wine barrel. pretty weird brew. although i appreciate the palate of this brew. a low end IPA.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
theprof (192) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2015
Cask. You know what you will get wth Greene King. Something unspectacular. Given the hop revolution, IPAs have surged from brewers small and large. This has no scent of note, sacrificed on the altar of corporate balance. It has a good look. Rich golden brown - amber highlights. But that cannot conceal its bland taste for real ale drinkers who have cask and craft offering that push all the IPA buttons. A sip and you know why Castle Rock and Thorn bridge and many more prosper. One can only hope there’s a re-think.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
King_Alex_II (790) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 13, 2015
The color is clear and ambery. The smell is light sweet and hoppy. The taste is extremely flat and a little tasteless. Otherwise not too bad taste with a solid hoppy bitterness and sweetness. Probably bad setting on the tap :-/

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
sir__v (1284) - Lille, FRANCE - SEP 1, 2015
On cask @ Saint James of Bermondsey, London - UK. Color: clear amber beer with no carbonation and really small white foam. Smell: caramel and malt nose. No hops for sure! Taste: light body, watery caramel malt small grassy finish. Aftertaste: caramel and sweet, really small bitterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
altonbrownd (4597) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 30, 2015
9/26/2006 4:02:05 AM 5 Aug 06. Draft. Drank this in London at Summer Party for work. Not really very good. Pretty weak and non-descript.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mtu71 (352) - Oulu, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Small foamy white head. Clear deep amber. Sweetish, low carbons, low hops, light maltyness, light bitterness. Light and watery. Lame ale, not an IPA.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sissio (976) - Orsenigo, ITALY - AUG 18, 2015
Cask @Finsbury pub in London Enjoyable and drinkable IPA for thirsty people.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arek (693) - Zielona Góra & Wrocław, POLAND - AUG 13, 2015
18.12.12: Cask, 1 Pint, The Pumphouse, Liverpool, England, UK.
Ciemnobursztynowe piwo o kremowej pianie. W smaku lekko wodniste i zbyt słabo goryczkowe jak na IPA.

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