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


on tap

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RATINGS: 387   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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500ml bottles and cans: Filtered.
Website: www.greenekingipa.co.uk
Bottles have been sterile filtered since May 2006.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2014
Appearance: CleR amber/copper with finger thick ivory head. Aroma: Biscuit, bread, grassy, herb, peppery, light caramel and orchard fruit. Taste: Medium bitter, low/medium sour, low sweetness and a slight saltiness. Palate: Thin grainy texture, light body, average carbonation, abrupt biscuit, peppery, bitter finish with a gentle sourness. Comments: Ok and glass lace.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
beeebon (222) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - MAR 31, 2014
This is usually pretty cheep to buy in tins and is a surprisingly drinkable and alright weak bitter. It has enough bitterness of taste to make it worth getting through. Nothing to get excited about but it’s ok!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerheart65 (1021) - Pori, FINLAND - FEB 17, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 15, 2014 Nice clear amber with off-white big frothy head. Not that ipaish aroma has lots woody malt, caramel, earthy. Nice malty flavor but can’t say I think it is ipa, more bitterish, medium body, quite soft, medium long malty finish. Well this is just barely ok. Not good as ipa.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3398) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 17, 2014
Pint keg @ The Bridge Terminal 3 Heathrow Airport. Medium brown, reasonable head. Mild oaty malt aroma. Dry spicy caramel malt flavour. Bitter aftertaste. Reasonable for a 3.6% keg bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theydon_Bois (9912) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle on the train to WAT cheers to JF, a rates a rate and we’re headed to Partizan followed by Kernel so all will end well, 28/12/13. Clear golden with a good sized off white head, identified by some table spillage. Nose is light caramel, toasted maltings, light orchard fruit. Taste comprises grain, apple skins, GK yeast strain, dull caramel. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, dry grassy notes and lite bitterings in the closure, a touch watery. Mediocore.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sizzler80 (464) - Dublin, IRELAND - DEC 24, 2013
How in the name of jaysus can you call this an IPA? They would have sent this back. Almost very nearly got poured down the drain because it is sold as an "IPA". Call it a bitter and you’re closer. A below average bitter at that.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mile (3118) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 21, 2013
Bottle. Light amber, small to average and fully diminishing head. Moderate, malty and lightly sweetish aroma, some toffee and light bread, light hoppyness. Body is light to medium, malty and lightly sweetish flavor, some toffee and light metal. Finish is short to average, malty and lightly sweetish with light caramel and toffee, some metal and faint hoppyness. Watery "IPA" with notes of metal.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
AtronSeige (698) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - NOV 24, 2013
Aroma: Honey, earthy, musty, bread, toffee, Appearance: Clear copper body, medium off-white head. Lacing. Flavour: Medium-light bitterness, Light sweetness. bread, fruity, medium finish Palate: Light body. Medium-high carbonation Overall: Definitely a good beer to introduce someone to IPA. Focusing on bitterness, but still very close to a Bitter. I like it! 500 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 14A. English IPA

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SimplySike (961) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2013
50cl. Bottle. Pours clear amber with white head. Aroma malts, biscuit. Taste bland sweet, little bitter. Mouthfeel thin.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
elbernays (618) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 10, 2013
Glass in Gatwick airport. Very little aroma if any. Nice dark copper look with a creamy head. Looked good. Beer was flat and bland. No taste to mention. Creamy texture. Really not an ipa. Crap

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