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Kent Green Giant

Kent Green Giant
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Brewed by Kent
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
West Malling, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.4/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Cask conditioned; Autumn
Green hopped IPA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (9555) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2016
Cask gravity at the St Albans BEER festival 2016. A pale golden coloured pour with a a thin off white head. Aroma is sharp lemon rind, floral lemon rind, spicy citrus. Palate is semi sweet, spicy citrus, moderate carbonation. Flavour is semi sweet sticky resinous citrus hop, nutty malts. Palate is semi sweet resinous hop, moderate carbonation. Lingering jammy citrus. Good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2016

Cask (gravity) @ 31th Pigs Ear Beer and Cider Festival 2014, at The Round Chapel in Hackney, London, England

[ As Kent Green Giant ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, open and frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, moderate hoppy, citrus, phenol, wood. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, earthy hops, citrus,phenol hops. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141204]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkam (409) - POLAND - APR 21, 2015
From tap. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is crisp, clean hoppy. Taste is fruity, hoppy with a dry bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (18745) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2014
Draft at Pigs Ear 2013 - London. Pours clear gold with a light, bubbly white head. The nose is all ripe orange and white bread. Light-medium sweet flavor with ripe citrus and bready pale malts. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Good condition. Lightly alcoholic to finish with dry orange and dry pale malts. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (17251) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2013
Gravity dispense at Pigs Ear, 05/12/13. Very lightly hazed golden with a moderate off white swirl. Nose is orange, bread dough, caramel streak, citric hops. Taste comprises mandarin, toasted malts, orange, straw. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, dry finale with light hop bitterness. Ok cask IPA, lacks the punch I prefer though.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (17832) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013
Cask @ Craft Beer Co, Islington. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and light hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. Not fresh. 061013

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (17001) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2013
Cask @ Craft Beer Co, Islington. Small head with short duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are fruits, malt and hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chrisv10 (15525) - DENMARK - OCT 6, 2013
Cask @ Clear golden with tiny head. Aroma is malt, fruit, caramel, toasted and hop. Flavour is malt, caramel, medium sweet, toasted, hop, little toffee and a little bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (23393) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2012
Cask @ 13th Egham Beer Festival. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy weak grassy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter grassy flavor. Has a sweetish malty hoppy bitter grassy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
imdownthepub (13397) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2012
Cask conditioned at Egham Beer Fest #13. Hazy gold with slight head. Good crisp body, lightly malty carrying a zingy, hoppy, lemon flavour, bitter with late grapefruit. Lovely beer.

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