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Brewed by Little Creatures Brewing
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Fremantle, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
For the past decade we have poured much of our passion into brewing the best Pale Ale possible and we now feel the time is right to give you a little more…
Sitting alongside our Pale Ale, the IPA will deliver the big, rugged hop flavours and the citrusy nose that you would expect. However you’ll also detect aniseed and savoury notes, balanced out with a long firm bitterness to finish.


BDD89's rating

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BDD89 (12) - young, - FEB 25, 2014
Sweet fruity aroma. It has a slightly hazy golden appearance. A balanced hoppy flavour that corresponds with the malt profile and a slightly sweet taste with a firm but not overpowering bitterness. Little to no head. An all round great example of an IPA.


3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GoufCustom (1478) - HONG KONG - JUN 12, 2016


330 ml bottle bought at Gorgeous Wine & Cigar in Yuen Long.

Looks: Translucent amber honey colour with a very faint trace of yeast sediments; Three-quarter finger head with crumpety off-white foam which klasts for 2 minutes; Excellent sticky lacing with near zero carbonation.

Aroma: Fragrant Ale malt, with strong floral, citrus peels, white grapes, dew melons, candied fruits, honey, pine needles, earth, bread, yeast and grass. Very nice!

Taste: Close to medium sweet Ale malt, with light grapefruits, lime peels, light caramel, floral, light molasses, pine, earth, spices, dry biscuits, lime, quite strong bitter hops and grass.

Body: Mid to light body. Dry and slick palate.

Mouth Feel: Very good Ale maltyness in a slightly watery background. Rye is very notable with dryness and strong spice feel. Fair sweetness, biscuity with some caramel in base, hops dominance as in strong lime peels, grapefruits, pine and earth. Fruity, peely and refreshing!

Hoppiness: Strong floral, citrus peels, white grapes, dew melons, candied fruits, honey, pine needles, earth and grass in nose. Light grapefruits, lime peels and flesh, floral, pine, earth, spices and grass in taste; Bitterness is strong for a lasting, mid to high-astringent malty finish.

After Taste: Dry. Citrusy and bitter to mouth.

Comments: This one is better than its Pale Ale counterpart, mostly because of the fine bliss of assorted fruity and piney aroma, spice rye, and distinctly sharp hoppy lime peels. Light and refreshing throughout, will buy again!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ngejo (874) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - JUN 1, 2016
Tap. Hazy, amber, frothy, white foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, medium body, oily feel, average carbonation, & bitter finish.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
wilza320 (23) - - MAY 28, 2016
On tap, pours a perfect light amber colour with a crisp white head that left some nice lacing. Has a delicious hop aroma and taste that is very pleasant and smooth but still leaves a nice bitterness aftertaste. Must’ve had this beer over 100 times but never rated it, one of the most balanced, drinkable, affordable IPAs out there.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
canadiankiwi (139) - NEW ZEALAND - APR 13, 2016
rated from notes: Okay for an ipa. Quite hoppy and good. Pours light gold in colour with little head. Nothing special

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrjez (381) - Osaka, JAPAN - MAR 19, 2016
On tap as part of tasting paddle. In low lighting it looks a slightly hazy orange gold. Sweet earthy caramel malt aroma, notable citrus notes. The taste is decent, very malt forward but balanced out with citrus and tropical flavour. Medium bodied and bitterness, flavour a touch restrained to make it a hit, but it drinks nicely.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrNosha (1482) - Baden Württemberg, GERMANY - MAR 18, 2016
Vom Fass in der Brauerei. Hellbraunes klares Bier, fast kein Schaum. Hopfen und Grapefruit Noten. Schön bitter im Antrunk. Leider hällt es nicht so lange.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MBlessing (761) - Württemberg, GERMANY - MAR 18, 2016
Orange gelb, schaum ok, Geruch leicht fruchtig , Geschmack schön ausgewogen fruchtig und herb Abgang schön herb

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oakes (15000) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 18, 2016
Light hazy tan. Earthy citrusy nose, with biscuity malts. Earthy character as well with some grassy, grapefruity bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (22307) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 14, 2016
Bottle. Pours a hazy orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity grapefruit hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit flavor with hints of caramel. Has a fruity malty grapefruit hoppy bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
waiake (606) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 11, 2016
330ml bottle poured frothy & slightly hazy golden brown way more malty than many ipas well balanced with plenty of caramel maltiness & citrus hoppy flavours coming through great ale


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