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Brewed by Little Valley
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Hebden Bridge, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 106   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - December. Also available bottle conditioned.
Light brown IPA.Powerful floral, minty and grassy aroma with a straw like colour and long bitter finish. Original IPA (stronger and very hoppy). This beer will easily survive a long journey to India.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikkopen (873) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 21, 2014
500 ml bottle. Hazy golden colour, thick white head. Malty aroma with floral hops and notes of citrus fruits. Sweetish malty flavour, with fruity notes and a moderately bitter floral finish. OK, but a bit too sweet and not bitter enough for my taste.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerheart65 (1023) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 18, 2014
Hazy brownish ochre with one finger bubbly head, bit lacing. Very mild malty aroma, grass, floral notes. Medium body, crisp feel, grapefruit, bit pine, bready malt, dry and medium bitter lasting to medium long finish. Was bit in flu but this was mild in aroma and flavors.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (4224) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 25, 2014
500ml bottle at Stuís. Pours clear gold, thick white head. Strong aromas of floral hops, caramel. Good bitterness, in a grassy, British hop way. Bitter finish. Good.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (3544) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 24, 2014
Bottle at home. Golden, light floral hops on nose, sweet, bitter and dry, light fruitiness.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
beikes (158) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2014
As beautiful as it is, itís just another average IPA. Doesnít stray too far to one side or the nother, but the malty sweetness are actually up front, then the bitterness hits you at the back of the tongue, just like it should. Personally I prefer my IPAís a little more "dangerous", but overall a decent brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2014
Bottle at home. Murky orange gold with a thick bright white head. Aroma of citrus hops yeast lemon fudge. Flavour is caramel malts, light floral notes. Not great in a style I like a lot, quite enjoyed this beer though.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2014
13th February 2014
Lightly hazy gold beer, small white head. Palate is light and minerally crisp. Smooth malt base, whisper of cream but itís not too sweet. Citric peel hops, notbtoo aggrrssive. Finishes smooth. Quite a tasty and drinkable IPA.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerfest5 (1147) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 8, 2014
In the crowded world of IPAís these days, its tough to come out in the middle ground because most people have tasted an IPA that they love, either traditional English variety, or an American hop bomb, this was neither and really didnít come out well. Bready malt character like an English IPA mixed with apple juice which is way too sweet and annoying. The hops bring a distinctive citrus note to the flavor, but again, combined with this weird apple taste becomes very unappetizing.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wimpyjoe (4424) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle. Hazed amber in colour with a thick bubbly head. It does have a minty floral aroma and a heaviness within its hoppy character. Has a very small graininess in its taste with some sweetness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
s_hartshorne (1761) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2013
Bottle bier huis ossett. Golden straw colour with a moderate head. Aroma is floral and hoppy. Taste is quite unusual quite floral almost perfume with a slight malt very bitter hop finish. Very different to ipaís


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