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Harviestoun Wild Hop IPA (Bottle)

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Brewed by Harviestoun
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alva, Central, Scotland

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Bottle: Filtered.
Hops don’t get wilder than this! The positively manicAmerican hop combination leads the normally restrained East Kent Goldings and Fuggles on a wild hoppy taste journey!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (2494) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 22, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: omh tasting, 2014-04-11.
Appearance: Yellow white head with a white head.
Aroma: Rosehip, socks, fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Hops, fruit, perfume, floral.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (18972) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 11, 2014
Bottled. Hazy pale amber, small head. Distinct apricot aroma. Sweet and fruity with medium body and rounded mouthfeel. Apricots, hay, yellow plums. Log bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hoptoc (2) - SCOTLAND - MAR 16, 2014 does not count
"Wild" is correct in comparison to Bitter and Twisted, but not outrageously hoppy. Earthy and lemony flavours, aroma a bit dull, but overall a very solid IPA from Harviestoun.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jd543 (363) - SCOTLAND - OCT 14, 2013
Golden with a medium white head. Medium malty aroma, bit of eathy hops. Taste is light sweet with a bitter finish, medium-long duration. Oily texture, soft carbonation. Pretty average golden ale to be honest. Given the name I was hopiing for something with a much bigger hop-kick.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuartyboy (442) - SCOTLAND - AUG 31, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Mr_H a pale golden with flavours of strong hops some citrus fruit

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Erzengel (1940) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - AUG 12, 2013
Thanks to Sean! Der Antrunk ist frisch-hopfig, sehr aromatisch. Zum Hauptteil kommt eine nicht unwichtige Malznote hinzu, die gut mit der Herbe harmoniert, diese aber geschmacklich auch etwas in die malzig-runde Richtung beeinflusst. Der Nachgeschmack ist Ale-Typisch trocken mit leichten Malzanklängen und einer schön grasig herben Note. Tolles imperial IPA! --> 12/11/13/12

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
danlo (910) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2013
500ml bottle. Yellow gold colour, foam white head and aroma of grapefruit hop & wet straw. Sharp bitterness with firm hop taste, resinous, lemon rind, grassy, plus earthy notes and a lingering dry bitter finish. Quite drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamesie1857 (1233) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2013
500ml bottle - Good looking clear golden body, thick white head, which lasts longer than expected. Lovely floral, grassy aroma. taste is a crisp clean mix of fruity sweetness and hop bitterness. A bit thin on the palate, but ends with a great zesty bitter finish. Nice hoppy bottle of beer this one.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Graham77 (205) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAR 24, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2013 500ml bottle. Pale golden colour with a small white head and plenty of lacing on the glass. A grapefruity and grassy hoppy aroma and a deep flavour with creamy malt backbone that is appealing.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (3716) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2013
Bottle. Bronze with a small head.Hoppy and quite bitter.Some fruitiness as well. Pleasant but I found the really bitter finish a bit off putting. Not as good as I expected.


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