madmitch76 (18659) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
5th December 2013
Craft Clerkenwell tasting. Thanks to Leighton for this evenings New England haul. Hazy gold beer, good white head. Palate is light and crisp. Light malt and malt cream. Light pine and good hop spice. Only a whisper of citrus. Light dry finish.
Travlr (16429) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 12, 2015
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle generously shared by Phil at Meridian Pint during DC Beer Week, thank you sir! Hazy yellow color, white head with curtain lacing. Aroma of mango, pineapple, orange, light grapefruit. Taste has softly bitter grapefruit and mixed tropical fruit. Perfect balance and soooo easy to drink. Probably the most easy drinking DIPA I’ve had. Amazing.
harrisoni (15319) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Chriso May 2014 tasting. Pale gold hazy. Lasting white head. big fresh hoppy. grapefruit. So it’s good. Fresh hoppy. Lovely. Good bitterness.
Dedollewaitor (14811) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2013
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Growler. Pours hazy orange With a small creamy head. Really intense and juicy hop nose and flavor. Pine and grapefruit. Dry, slick, oily and power bitter. No sweet malts and no signs of yeast. Very clean. Yes - one of the Very Best 2ipa’s ive had! Bang!
Leighton (14430) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2012
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Growler shared at the Mini Tasting, London. Pours cloudy yellow-gold with a rich, frothy white cap. Loads of sweaty hops on the nose, light pee, dank grapefruit. Medium sweet flavor, rich sweaty grass, ripe pale citrus fruits, subtle biscuity pale malts, tight grapefruit. Medium bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Juicy hop finish, dank citrus, sweat, pee, moderate sweetness, very slight citrusy tang. Just delicious stuff. Stupidly drinkable.
brokensail (13679) - Orange County, California, USA - AUG 1, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Growler shared by GT. Thanks! Hazy pale golden pour with a white head. Really dank grapefruit, pineapple, tangerine, and pine hop aromas. A bit of orange zest and some dry, cracker malts. The flavor is really nice and fruity. A touch of sweetness in the form of orange and pineapple. Big grapefruit and tangerine, pine flavor and bitterness, and some cracker malt. A touch of grass on the finish. Really excellent, excellent stuff.
Theydon_Bois (12925) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, big thanks to Leighton, split at CBC 05/12/13.
Hazed orange with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is dank hops, bitter orange, grapefruit, tropical dankathon, citric infused straw.
Taste comprises dank hoppage, dirty peach strain, orange pith, bitter grapefruit, straw, orange sherbet, tropical fruit tang.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, pith lead grassy closure with an assertive hop bitterness tang.
Lubiere (11237) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A hazed golden ale with a thin white head. In aroma, sweet fruity caramel malt with smooth floral hops, resinous and piney, very nice. In aroma, sweet fruity caramel malt with light citrus floral hops, grapefruit pulp, nice and smooth. On tap at Hen of the woods.
jtclockwork (11059) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 27, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Growler. Pours yellow gold white head. Nose/taste of hop, resin, caramel malt, grapefruit, tropical citrus and grass. Medium body.
daknole (10320) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - NOV 26, 2012
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Cloudy yellow/gold pour. Pure grapefruit peel and grassy hops hit the nose followed by a light yeasty finish. Creamy, yeasty, hoppy, juicy, and utterly delicious. Wow.