Brewed by Pivovar Kocour
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Varnsdorf, Czech Republic
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 179   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pivnizub (9485) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 21, 2010
Lahev ( z pivoteky): Golden, unclear, big stable fluffy to rocky white head; distinctive dry herbal-hoppy nose (Centennial) with some sweet pale malt underneath; soft and medium bodied, solid dry bitter-sweet flavour, creamy MF; lingering - hops stick to the palate - dry herbal-hoppy finish with a good pale-malty balance. Pretty czech hop-bomb.......

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Quack-Duck (8862) - Down South, GERMANY - JUN 13, 2010
bottle from Zly Casy. Clear, perhaps slightly hazy golden colour, mid-sized white head. Hoppy nose. Medium-bodied with a solid malty base, but the emphasis of course is on the delicious Centennial hops. Slightly citrusy with a herbal-resiny touch. A pleasure! Superb quality from a very reliable brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MoritzF (8860) - Ottobrunn, GERMANY - NOV 30, 2010
(bottle) Hazy, pale golden colour with a big and persistent foamy white head. Fruity noble hoppy aroma with notes of lemon and pineapples on a mildly sweet malty background. Moderately bitter flavour, light to medium bodied with a smooth and pleasant carbonation. Dry malty base with fruity and slightly herbal hoppy taste; dry mildly malty and pronounced fruity and herbal-spicy hoppy finish. Nice IPA-interpretation from the Czech Republic. 20.X.10

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
3fourths (8702) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - DEC 6, 2011
draft at prague beer museum. fruity apple and grassy American hop nose; strong pear and fruit cocktail character. high bitterness, pasty and rough everywhere, over-estery, waxy and fruity, and comes across like an American-stye pale ale with citrus rind and kiwi lingering. medium body, moderately chewy, and a bit too sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DSG (8665) - Tel Aviv, - NOV 11, 2012
Plastic bottle sample at a tasting at avrashi’s place. Thanks beerandbeyond. Hazy golden. Aroma of "green", floral and citric hops and light skunky notes. Bitter hoppy flavor with very light maltiness and some grapefruit. Medium-bodied. OK.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MartinT (8661) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 11, 2013
My Bottom Line:
Super citrusy and floral hoppiness moves into refined base malts before leaving a trail of resinous bitterness on the palate.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A creamy head of foam garnishes the dark golden haze.
-The hop bitterness also has grassy edges.
-Mouthfeel is slender, very drinkable.
-It could be more aromatic, but it is a very friendly, refined hop vehicle.

On tap at U Toulavy Kocour, Brno.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fin (8573) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Had this on draught at GBBF, Olympia, London, Tuesday 12th August 2014 Pours gold, light haze with a slight white head. Refreshing hoppy beer, quite lagery, bit of dusty furniture on nose, bitter aftertaste. Good. A6 A4 T8 P4 Ov15 3.7

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Camons (8043) - Hasselager, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2012
Tap @ Prague beer museum. Pours clear yellow with a white head. Aroma is malt, notes of yeast, sweet fruity, citrus. Flavor is malt, yeast, weak sweet fruit and citrusly hops. Thin body, soft carbonation. 060812

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (7996) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 16, 2013
Keg at GBBF. golden, cloudy, with a low head. Lemony hopp and pilsner malt nose. Rich and tasty Czech malt flavor, bready, good american hops. Nice stuff. More like an APA. Czech malt profile comes across nicely.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
motelpogo (7702) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 6, 2012
on tap at klub malych pivovaru on numerous occasions. enticing shade of golden, light haze and indefatigable head; aroma of pine forest after rain; juicy texture with wrigley juicy fruit chewiness, menthol and plenty of citric bitterness. somehow i get the feeling this beer has become a little toned down recently with a less boisterous aroma but it’s still a delight

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