Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: American Pale Ale
Huddersfield, England


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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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High Wire NZ is an all New Zealand hopped version of our west coast pale ale High Wire. Same ABV, same defined malty character but with a deliciously moreish tropical hop character derived from 4 different NZ hop varieties. Expect Passion Fruit and Mango on the nose and bright sauvignon-esque Gooesberry flavours on the palate. Its High Wire the same but different…

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
FaithHealer1 (358) - - OCT 31, 2012
Cask at North Bar (Magic Rock Halloween takeover). Pours a hazy orange, finger of create head. Aroma is great hoppy IPA, tropical fruit. Taste is brilliant, great hoppy kick, citrus and tropical fruits. Long, flavourful and bitter finish. Great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (1157) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
11.3.2015. Cask. Hazy yellow. Nose is a bit stuffy, fruity. Taste has tropical fruits, pineapple, grassy citrus hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (5345) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Cask at the hanging bat. Pours hazy pale orange, nose is tropical fruit, pineapple, taste is dry, juicy fruit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (5159) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 12, 2015
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours hazy gold, thin white head. Aromas of tropical fruit, white grapes, melon, almost bubblegum. Taste is light bitter, lots of juicy fruits. Creamy texture, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fin (8009) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2015
Cask at Merton Beer Festival Saturday 28th February 2015. Golden in colour with a load of dancing white bubbles on top. Fruity nose with tropical fruits with mango and pineapple showing, though I do get and really enjoy the little vein of gooseberry which adds a nice tart zippy edge. Another beer In should like to try on Keykeg though it is very good on Cask. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov15 3.7

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VamboladeTolly (439) - Tartu, ESTONIA - FEB 23, 2015
Tap @ Keller, Tartu. Golden body with white head. Aroma was pretty weak, malty, sourish, herbal hops. Taste the same, some dryness +citrus. Drinkable , nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (2151) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2015
Tap. Rutland Arms, Sheffield. Hazy gold. Messy, bubbly, sticky, white head. Juicy, oily, mango hop hit. Bit of bubblegum. Sweet, grainy malt. Taste is sweet initially, quickly turning long lasting, zesty bitter. Juicy, lightly oily palate. Finishes lingering bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackHaddock (4435) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JAN 24, 2015
24th Jan 2015: third of a pint, on-tap at Cotteridge Wines. Almost clear golden body with a white topping. Good blend of flavours with a semi-sweet tropical fruit and maltiness in the aroma. The taste a mixed bag of citrus fruits again with a good malty feel to the affair. Nice, cleansed my palate for the onslaught that followed.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (14454) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Draft. Slightly hazy amber color, white head. Nice aroma of mango, pineapple. Taste is fruity with light bitterness. Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
M_Sack (403) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 27, 2014
Tap @ the Taphouse Sydney. Hazy orange/amber head, frothy well retained white head, strong lacing. Typical stone and citrus fruit aromas synonymous with nz hops alongs with some bready notes. Similar flavours but with a decent whack of pine intertwined. Quality beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
imdownthepub (10982) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2014
Cask conditioned at Harbury Beer Festival ’14. Hazed gold with white head. Perfumed hops from the start, grapefruit notes, bitter and pithy, drying throughout, plenty of depth of flavour. Great stuff.

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