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RATINGS: 831   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Ingredients: Water; Malted barley; Ginger root; Hops; Yeast.
Our beer is basically a pale ale brewed from a relative low gravity, with some of the hops which would normally be used in the beer replaced by freshly ground ginger root. The beer is light in body, lower in alcohol, has a distinct ginger aroma, and has a very crisp finish. It was initially brewed as a refreshing alternative to the plethora of wheat beers which are popular in the summertime. Popular demand turned it into a year round beer.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crzybob77 (530) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUN 27, 2009
Not a huge fan of this beer. I barely get any ginger at all out of this. I really have to look for it to get a hint of ginger. If you randomly gave me this beer without telling me what it is, I wouldn’t be able to tell you that it is a ginger flavored beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (3987) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 22, 2016
12 oz bottle with a 15 Oct. 2016 BB date on the neck. Look Clear orange-copper body with a small, short-lived head and minimal lacing.. Aroma: A nice mix of bready malts and ginger (of course). Flavor mildly bitter; moderately strong ginger comes across as being of a good strength although it does dominated the malts. Feel: Lighter side of medium with lightly prickly carbonation. Overall: Like pale beers and ginger ale? .. does a ginger malt beverage sound appealing? If so, you’re likely to like this. I did and found it quite refreshing on a warm day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Carlisle (436) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Bottle. Ginger aroma. Ginger flavor overwhelms. Effervescent mouthfeel. Refreshing but not very complex. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
tsd08460 (706) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAY 24, 2016
Aroma: ginger, bread, Appearance: golden with a white head Taste: light sweetness, lightly bitter, Palate: light body, oily feel, average carbonation, abrupt finish good ginger ale

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Larry_Duffman (321) - - MAY 5, 2016
I poured it from the bottle into a pint glass. It pours a brownish amber with almost no head and no lacing. The aroma is ginger. The taste is ginger, bread, and a little salty. It’s thin, carbonated, and a little bland. I wouldn’t get this again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mR_fr0g (8283) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2016
Bottle shared at Leighton’s place 14/04/2016. From Beer hawk. Bright golden orange coloured pour with a a loose off white head. Aroma is kinda soapy floral ginger, lavender, hint of seaweed. Flavour is composed of light grains, thin, a little soapy, seaweed, ginger. Palate is thin and light, highish carbonation, semi drying finish. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
teorn88 (5858) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2016
33cl bottle shared at the mid-April tasting @Leighton’s. Many thanks to Fergus for this one. It pours a clean golden colour woth a small white head. Aroma is sweet and full of ginger. Taste is also sweet and full of ginger with some honey melon notes too. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, ok

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (17767) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2016
Bottle shared in London - big thanks to Fergus. Pours crystal clear orange-gold with a foamy, white head. Spicy ginger in the nose, herbal tea, bread. Medium sweet flavour with sturdy ginger, some ripe apples, bread. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Spicy ginger finish, some sugary bread, ripened apples. So so.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
The_Osprey (5545) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2016
Bottle share at Leighton’s, thanks to Fergus for this one. As ’Left Hand Good Juju’, 4.5%. Clear amber orange, sparkling, small foamy off-white head. Aroma is crystallised ginger, sugar, honey. Body is light, tingly carbonation, foamy. Taste is light metallic, thin ginger, thin malt, ginger biscuit. Thin and insipid, but quite clean.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Theydon_Bois (16227) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2016
Bottle at Bespin, thanks to Fergoose, 14/04/16. Golden orange with a moderate off white covering. Nose is ginger, light soap, spice, caramel. Taste comprises sweet licks, orange rind, mulled fruit, spice, ginger snap. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying close. Root ginger machine ... as it says on the tin but not juan for me.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ALIBALI (346) - Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY - FEB 19, 2016
Erfrischend. Geruch ganz klar Ingwer. Etikett der Flasche 8/10. Ansonsten luftig, leicht und ein wenig anders. Aber leider nicht atemberaubend. Leicht wässrig im Nachtrunk. Abgelaufene Flasche für 1,50 Euro aus dem Craft Beer Store HH.

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