Howling Hops Pale Ale
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Brewed by Howling Hops
Style: American Pale Ale
Hackney, England


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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Microbrewed underground in Hackney with water malt yeast & hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamestulloch (2462) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 20, 2015
Bottle. Hazy golden body with a medium white head. Steady carbonation. Faint lacing. Aroma of lime, pineapple and grapefruit. Flavour of orange, underripe pineapple and pale malt. Thin body with an oily texture. Light fizz. Crisp and juicy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (17660) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 19, 2015
Draft at IMBC 2015. No specific hops are mentioned. Clear golden color, medium white head. Aroma of mixed earthy citrus and tropical fruit. Taste is dank fruit, almost sweaty, nicely balanced. Solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3557) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 13, 2015
Fresh from the new bottling line(Ko label yet!) ar the Tank Room. The pale ale 3,8% is a honey gold with a green peppery herbal hoppiness with some pineapple. Great light body and scratchy carbonation. Clean flavor, crackery malts and fresh hoppy goodness. Great stuff. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (2398) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Aroma: straw, pale malts, some floral hops. Appearance: hazy, pale golds small, creamy, white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: bitters continue, light citrus, floral hops, soft carbonation, dry finish. Overall: OK APA, a bit light overall. Pint at the brewery, Hackney Wick.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Pistacho (54) - SPAIN - JAN 30, 2015
Cask conditioned at The Cock Tavern. Citric aroma. High bitterness flavor. Only a opinion, but for me itís a nonsense to serve an APA from the cask. Iíve missed higher carbonation or a little more malty flavor. Something that is supposed to be refreshing served too warm and lacking bubbles. Probably a good APA if served from keg.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
greenclansman (888) - Nicosia, CYPRUS - DEC 2, 2014
From cask. Its been a while since I had this one so I dont really remember its characteristics. I was not blown away but it was a very fresh and nice beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (4179) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2013
LCBF. Yellow/orange, minimal bubbly head. Smells slightly tart, lemon, caramel. Body is light to medium, and carbonation is the same. Taste - lemon, soft bitterness, slightly tart, caramel, bit watery. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
robbgg (36) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2013
Hazy amber with citrus and pine aroma. Huge grapefruit taste with some tropical fruit. Long bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skinnyviking (8073) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2013
Draught. High creamyt lasting white head. Hazy orange body. Mild honey malt caramel aroma. Oranges lemon flavor with a nice hops bitterness. High carbonation. Long light bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (14311) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2013
Cask at the Cock Tavern, 30/03/13. Hazed pale golden with a thin white head that clrs to the edge and forms a film. Nose is hops, pine, tropical fruit notes, grapefruit, mango, fresh and fruity. Taste comprises much the same, bitter grapefruit, fresh juicy mango, light pine, hops, sugards. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, bitterness in the finish. A cracking APA!

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