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Holgate Brewhouse Road Trip IPA

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Brewed by Holgate Brewhouse
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Woodend, VIC, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The perfect accompaniment to any summer day! Road Trip is an American IPA brewed with three varieties of hops from the Pacific Northwest of the US. This beer was inspired by a recent trip made by the Holgate family to the states of Washington and Oregon, which enjoy a thriving craft brewing industry.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As Holgate Brewhouse Road Trip IPA ].
ABV: 6.0%. Clear medium amber orange color with a small to average, frothy, good - fair lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, light caramel, moderate to light heavy hoppy, pine, orange - citrus, spicy sweet hops, wood. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, dusty hops, spicy hops, fruity, dry, hop bitter. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20140517]

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
StevieT (735) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 2, 2014
From a bottle. Pours bright cloudy orange, minimal head, big grassy and citrus aroma, grapefruit with a tarte finish. Very nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Choos (643) - Taylors Hill, AUSTRALIA - OCT 25, 2014
Aroma: candied malt followed by a hint of hop App: orange amber perfectly clear, small white head Flavour: initial hop bitterness with some lightly toasty caramel Palate: finishes long bitter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (11192) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 3, 2014
Bottle. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, pine, caramel. Flavour is fruit, malt, caramel, citrus, orange, peaches, pine. Medium body. OK beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HKdIPA (297) - HONG KONG - SEP 13, 2014
Draft at Taps KL. Translucent honey amber pour. Aroma is grassy hops. Taste is very very bitter grassy hops with a bit of tropical fruitiness. Slightly sweet then dry bitter finish. Not bad but too bitter without enough to balance.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stoutnick (615) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 26, 2014
Golden straw colour. Aroma is mild hops. Taste is caramelly hops without any residual sickliness. A good go-to IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beer-yum (586) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 6, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 21, 2014 Enticing aroma is backed up with a smooth full bodied taste. More laid back than expected - more like a regular pale ale in my opinion. But an excellent example of that style!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VinegarStroke (280) - Napa, California, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle: Clear, copper, light head and good lace. Caramel, dry fruit and hops. Smokey. Fruit. Dry, not sour and very bitter. Somewhere between an English IPA and a East Coast IPA. Crystal malt shows strongly. Good intensity and length. Probably a little coarse and bitterness just dominates flavor. Solid beer but not great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
varanid99 (556) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 18, 2014
Clear light gold pour with not much head. Tropical, mango and stone fruit aroma with malt underneath. Quite bitter up front, oranges, tropical fruit and caramel, finishes dry. Pretty good

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bamsen78 (3389) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle at America Strikes Back, Ulfborg. Pours clear amber with small off-white head. Clear aroma of hops and malt, with gentle touches of fruit. Bitter, hoppy flavour, with notes of citrus and malt. Bitter and slightly acidic aftertaste. Decent.


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