Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Huddersfield, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 348   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68/5   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
Cannonball is an India Pale Ale in the true tradition, high in alcohol and massively hopped to survive a long sea voyage. We don’ t want you to wait though, crack the cap and let the flavour explode on your palate. Tropically fruity, resinous hops compete against a sweet malty backbone, while a rasping bitterness builds to a mouth puckering crescendo. Our hop bomb might just blow you away…

Theis' rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (14943) - Frederiksberg, - MAY 15, 2013
Draught at MikkellerBAR. Clear golden/amber - white head. Grape fruits. Light to medium toasted. Fresh hoppy. Knækbrød. Fruity hoppy. Light bitterness. Light sweet backbone... Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuartyboy (1317) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2016
330ml can from top of the hops Kilmarnock a clear golden ale with grapefruit hop aroma flavour is citrus pine hoppy nicely ballanced flavour resinous sweetness crisp bitterness on finish very nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niksko (571) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAY 26, 2016
Can. Pours a hazy golden with fluffy off white head. Nose is pineapple, passionfruit, grapefruit. Flavor is vibrant, resinous, passionfruit and grapefruit, heady, a little piney on the finish, sweet citrus fruits on the mid palate from a mixing of malt and hops. Medium body, highish carbonation. Don’t feel the 7.4%, drinks like a less strong beer. Very tasty, really intoxicating hop character.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ciocanelu (895) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - MAY 25, 2016
Really hazy yellow color with creamy white head and lots of yeast sediment on the bottom of the glass. Aroma is really dank and grassy but also with nice pineapple and papaya notes. Taste starts juicy and slightly sweet, continues with grassy/dank hop notes and finishes with just the right amount of bitterness. Medium to full bodied with just the right amount of carbonation. Overall this is one of the best IPAs from Europe. It pretty much goes the same direction as the New England style IPAs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mrol (229) - - MAY 23, 2016
Hazy golden, small froth. Fruity hop nose, nice exotic fruits and toffee.Moderately bitter. Long finish. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fletchfighters (1374) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 23, 2016
330 Ml can hazy straw yellow color. thin white head that remains a good while. Bits of spotty lacing. Nose is hay, straw, citrus, fruit, and oddly enough hop pellets. Nice nose. taste is somewhat yeast like, with lots of citrus and pine. Back has a lot of grapefruit peel and dough. a bit malty and a bit fruity at the same time. Works pretty well overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rarbring (2131) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2016
Overall: Fruity, grassy, spicy, sweet. Oily.
Note: On-tap at a De Klomp tasting. Reviewed 2016-05-14.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allanmb (97) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2016
Pours mostly clear golden with good white head. Immediate smell of American hops when opening the can! Aroma is dominated by tropical fruit and pine hops but a good amount of malt in there too. Good carbonation and mouth feel. Taste is of orange and lime zest with grassy, piney hops. Hint of toffee and biscuit before a long bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Davros (2611) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAY 11, 2016
Pours pale amber with a fading head. Nose shows grapefruit, pine, resinous hops and clean sweet malt. Flavours include more pine and resinous hops, light clean malt, soft gooseberry and an assertive bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
guzgorog (637) - FRANCE - MAY 9, 2016
Robe blonde paille, trouble, mousse blanche moyenne. Nez citron et pins, légère touche de biscuit. La bouche est intense, sur les houblons résineux bien balancés par une base maltée bien présente et l’alcool. Le corps est assez rond, la longueur très bonne et l’amertume est puissante ! Chouette IPA dans le style américain.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Johnstledger8 (622) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 8, 2016
Can. Pours a hazy golden orange with a thin mostly lasting off white head. Aroma is of pine, grapefruit, exotic fruits, mango, pineapple, hint of apple. Taste is of grapefruit, citrus, pineapple, mango, slightly burnt bitterness on the finish. Oily mouthfeel, medium carbonation.

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