JKaranka (57) - Cardiff, - DEC 1, 2012
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma is straight elderflower, with some other fruit and grass if you dwell into it for too long. Head is good and light, like the beer itself (it actually looks too pale to be interesting! Surprise!). There is a good bitterness in the flavour, accompanied by tropical fruit and a very citrusy overtone. No overt maltiness, but some very slight sweetness balances the beer out. In general, a very light, refreshing, hoppy beer. In a way not unusual, but does deliver what it promises.
Sarpa (1373) - FINLAND - SEP 13, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can 33cl from AbM. Pours pale golden, small white head. Fruity, jucy, elderflower, herbal aroma. Light, fruity, dry, herbal flavor.
KW92 (1227) - Warszawa, POLAND - SEP 12, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Butelka z datą: SEP.2016
AROMAT: Intensywny. Żůłte owoce, cytrusy. W tle bardzo subtelna nuta karmelowo-ziołowo-miodowa "na sposůb belgijski".
WYGLĄD: Barwa jasnozłota, zamglone. Piana drobna, średniej wysokości.
SMAK: Cytrusy, nuta ziołowa, słody. Ekstremalnie pijalne. Goryczka średnia do niskiej, krůtka.
OG”LNIE: Lekkie, orzeźwiające, minimalistyczne, dobre.
Psytron (1920) - Turku, FINLAND - SEP 9, 2016
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Smell of honey, hops, fruit. Hazy golden colour, very high white head. Aroma of fruit, dry hops, grass. Some honey in finish. Very dry palate, very light body, very flat carbon. One of the smoothest ales Iíve had. Extremely light, yet not watery. Very nice.
caesar (6644) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 4, 2016
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can from Sourced Market St Pancras, BBE June 2017, large sample. Hazy golden color, medium frothy head. Aroma of piney hops, slight grassy, bit tropical fruit, slight grainy malt. Medium bitterness, bit citrussy fruit. Lovely session IPA.
Knelson24 (10) - SPAIN - AUG 30, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Is this the APA Iíve been looking for? Nice bright flavor, citrusy, clean with a light finish. Very drinkable, noticeably hoppy. This is a solid and well balanced beer in my opinion, Iíd definitely buy it when I see it.
jmgreenuk (7690) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 28, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can from Connollyís Wines, Solihull. poured a hazy light amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is yeast and bags of citrus hop. The flavour is moderate bitter with a light, fruity, light woody hop bitter, light floral palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. No bubbles here, just bags of fruit!
AJL1980 (45) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can from Rayneville Superstore, Armley, Leeds. Very hoppy aroma, full of deep flavour, I got some Malt but overall very hoppy. Great taste though and canít believe itís only 4.1%. Very sessionable.
ShivanDragon (3426) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2016
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Holiday, top-50 fun hunt. #-5, quick notes, from can 33cl, 4.1%, hazy yellow/golden with a white head. Aroma of citus, straw, grass, hay, malt. Taste is quite soft bitter however lasts long, straw, grass, fresh, nice hoppy fresh pale ale, this one is a couple of weeks old, nice
GoufCustom (1617) - HONG KONG - JUL 17, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
330 ml can bought at Great Food Hall in Pacific Place, Admiralty.
Looks: Translucent golden honey colour with a cloud of misty yeast particles; Two finger head with crumpety white foam which lasts for 4 minutes; Beautiful sticky lacing and very slight carbonation.
Aroma: Very fragrant Ale malt, with strong passion fruits, canned peaches, pineapples, honey, strong floral, sugar, bread, strong yeast, lemon and light grass.
Taste: Close to light sweet Ale malt, with wheaty tartness, light grapefruits, citrus, yellow fruits, floral, light molasses, biscuits, strong yeast, light lemon, fair bitter hops and grass.
Body: Mid to light body. Thin but creamy palate.
Mouth Feel: Solid maltyness in a slightly watery yet very smooth background with notable wheaty tartness. Low-fi grapefruit and citrus echo the floral and pretty light sweetness. Yeasty with light lemon to round. Light and refreshing!
Hoppiness: Strong passion fruits, canned peaches, pineapples, strong floral, lemon and light grass in nose. Light grapefruits, citrus, yellow fruits, floral, light lemon and grass in taste; Bitterness is close to medium for a lasting, fairly astringent grassy finish.
After Taste: Fairly dry. Smooth and light bitter to mouth.
Comments: This is pretty much in the mould of Session IPA with very nice tropical fruity aroma, yet taste is light touch of malt and hops with smooth palate and relaxing impression on all fronts. Pretty well-made already but stronger hop taste and variety will be ever better. Easy going chill-out material!
lello4ever (679) - ITALY - JUL 13, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dorata, lievemente velata, schiuma molto sottile. Al naso sentori erbacei, fruttati ed agrumati. Carbonazione elevata. Leggera, floreale. Note agrumate, pompelmo. Malto nascosto a favore di una discreta amarezza, specie sul finale.