cgarvieuk (20415) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home bbf Oct 2011 drunk Apr 2013... copper ... thin white lacing ... soft sweet pine and resinous orange nose ... juicy fruits ... soft floral hops ... juicy pine and orange .... light bitterness ...chocolate orange .... prob a little passed its best but quite nice... the chocolate orange is just wierd ... but nice
BierFiend (248) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 10, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2013 Pours cloudy golden brown with an off-white head. Smells of citrus fruits and a some slight sweetness. The front end of the beer tastes of fruits and hops and the back end leaves a bitter taste. Lightly carbonated.
evergreen0199 (2840) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Ales by Mail with a best before date of Oct 11. An orange/amber coloured pour with a medium off white head on top. Sweet, hoppy, malty, fruity aroma. Tastes similar malty, hoppy, peach, juicy fruit, sweet. A decent IPA, would love to try this fresh.
madmitch76 (21191) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
1st November 2010
Clear amber beer, very large and frothy off white head. Good malt base, trace of toffee and a pinch of salt. Pine hops and some faded orange. Are all these Hopshackle IPAs really IPAs - this is yet another that comes over as barleywine and not a great one.
BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 28, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
28cl, exclusive English brew, from Beers of Europe Setchey, complex bitter brew, bitter/fruity and slightly malty/woody, balanced, cloudy, small head, good brew
kermis (9839) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home tasting, amber pour with small off white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, malt and caramel. Flavour has same aspects. Medium bodied and low carbonation.
deanso (8282) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle courtesy of Kermis, shared with Kermis and friends.
Thin white head. Golden/blond pour. Nice hoppy aftertaste
rosenbergh (9919) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 22, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
330 ml bottle. From beersofeurope.co.uk.
Hazy dark amber colour with small off-white head.
Dark hoppy aroma with dark maltiness and some fruity sweetness.
Flavour is sweet sugary fruitiness, moderate bitterness, heavy dark maltiness and alcohol.
Dark bitterness in aftertaste. Alcohol warms.
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A - light malt with full citrus
A - mid gold with lasting head
T - sweet with full controlled bitter
P - mid
O - quite nice
tommann (3236) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Wellington, Birmingham. Pours a hazy amber with a small head. Aroma is pine, resin and orange squash. Taste is marmalade to start and a pine, medium bitter finish. Some alcohol on the aftertaste. Sticky mouthfeel.