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Monteiths Brewer’s Series India Pale Ale

Brewed by Monteiths Brewing Co. (DB Breweries)
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Greymouth, New Zealand
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 119   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.62   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
There’s plenty of rich maltiness from this Pale Ale and higher-kilned malt combination. The Cascade and special New Zealand hops create a fruity aroma with a dose of bitterness to drive home the hop flavour. A beer for the IPA aficionado with a distinctly Kiwi style. Perfect for a moment spent catching up with old mates.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cordyroy2000 (3) - DENMARK - SEP 24, 2015 does not count
Ved første mundsmag virker den lidt tam. En mild bitterhed kommer på eftersmagen, men har en ubehagelig sødme som ikke falder i min smag. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rosenbergh (8860) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 18, 2015
330 ml bottle at the O'Learys, CPH, Denmark. Clear golden color with a big rocky white head. Dry malty aroma... The flavor is mild malty dryness and some distant echoes of hops. Calling this an IPA is a crime against the humanity. Badbadbad! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sunevdj (3516) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours a clear orange with an off-white head. Sweet and bitter with aromas of gunsmoke hops. Also aromas of caramel malts. Medium bodied. Medium carbonation. Long, quite bitter finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Kauge (814) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle from a Viking Line ferry. BB Jan 2016. Clear golden colour, with an off-white head showing some lace and retaining moderately well. Bubbling a lot. The nose is barely there - I get faint notes of malts and caramel, paper, and a bit of a peppery hint. Tastes similarily, it’s quite malty and papery, and only a stinging herbal bitterness to be found in the overall watery palate. Duh, if this is an IPA, then where are the hops? Strong carbonation, dry finish. An utterly pointless brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jahe (126) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2015
Bottle. Pors amber with small white head. Scent if hops but a nice malty aroma with caramel. Medium body with malty taste and a nice bitterness

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (6985) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle at the jolly botanist. Pours clear golden with a thin white head. Aromas of grapefruit, light spice, light caramel. Taste is light bitter, more caramel. Cranny texture. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (4124) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle at the Jolly Botanist. Appearance - golden with a proportionate head. Nose - citrus and biscuits. Taste - grapefruit, spice and biscuits. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - more of an amber ale than an ipa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenkiGonzo (693) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUL 30, 2015
Bottle from Tokyu in Shibuya. Amber gold with a small, filmy head. Yeast and floral hop aroma. Pretty bitter English style IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonMoore (2024) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2015
Bottle at The Priory, Loughborough. Cloudy amber with slim white head. Aroma of citrus and malts. Quite well balanced in the taste, medium body, quite high carbonation. Enjoyed it.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dojken (376) - - JUL 18, 2015
Flaska i Uddevalla. Svag söt smöraktig doft. Smaken även den söt mer åt lager hållet. Finns malttoner svag lageraktig beska.

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