Meilby (8038) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 16, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ What’s Brewing 2014, Stavanger
Pours hazy copper with a off-white head, Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, citrus and grapes. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long caramel, citrus and grapes finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
zacgillbanks (2463) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Open All Hours, Keswick. Cloudy amber coloured with sweet tropical fruit flavours, citrus notes and a warming malty and slight burnt toffee finish.
ATulloch (121) - Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Keg from casc. Pours a slightly hazed orange brown with a small head which lasts. Lovely strong hoppy aroma. Orange peel, peach and a slight wet dog hint. Taste has a nice peachy earthy kick with a pine linger. Very nice IPA
AshtonMcCobb (2804) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 8, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle from the Beer Hall.
Appearance - orange with a nice lacy head.
Nose - a hint of pine but mostly grapefruit. Some elderflower too.
Taste - primarily pink grapefruit some biscuit spice.
Palate - medium bodied with a crunchy texture and a long dry finish.
Overall - good example.
Stuu666 (3166) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 6, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours hazy amber, sweet toffee, light bitterness, fruity..
danlo (1293) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Quakerhouse, Darlington. Clear amber colour, foamy white head and hoppy aroma with tropical fruit and citrusy notes. Taste is sweetish malt caramel along with piney, citrus grapefruit hop lingering bitterness. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry bitter finish. Quite drinkable IPA.
harrisoni (14020) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask handpull at The Craft Clerkenwell. Amber slightly hazy lasting white head. Piney grapefruit aroma. Tropical fruit in the flavour. Good aroma and flavour. Some bitterness on the finish. Mandarin flavour. Black pepper on the finish. Yes a good UK take on a West Coast Ipa. Not got the finesse of a Kernel. Bit syrup sweet. Decent.
madmitch76 (15834) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
19th March 2014
Craft Clerkenwell. Cask. Hazy gold - amber beer, small white head. Palate is smooth and airy. Mild fine carbonation. Dry pale malt. Big hops - fresh hop spice, bitter pine, little grass, bitterish tropical fruits. Finishes light and dry with a strong hop bitter linger. Tasty but a bit dry.
Garrold (1613) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at North Bar, Leeds. Hazy golden colour. Thin, white head. Loads of tropical fruit. Watermelon. Grapefruit. Biscuit maltiness. Sweetness on the palate. Medium bitter finish. Stupid easy to drink at 7%.
Theydon_Bois (9695) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 10, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Cask, Pimlicococococo, 07/03/14.
Lightly hazed golden with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is caramel, light spice, tangerine, citric pithdom, light pine jacket.
Taste comprises tangy tropical fruits, grapefruit, mandarin, light spruce tones, subtle spice.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, subtle hop laced closure.
Solid cask IPA.