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Pink Elephant Golden Tusk Special

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Brewed by Pink Elephant
Style: English Strong Ale
Blenheim, Malborough, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A highly hopped pale ale with assertive bitterness, a crisp, dry finish and aromatic hops on the nose.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
skortila (4619) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - JAN 26, 2014
Bottled. New Zealand holiday 2011-12. Old notes. Aroma has sweetish caramel malts, some raisin, some fruity hops. Clear, copper coloured beer with an off-white head. The taste is sweet, has caramel, some spicy tones, raisin, alcohol and finishes more bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2013
Bottle @ yespr. Pours a slightly hazy golden pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kiwianer (3385) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 12, 2013
The head is ok, the body brown-red. It smells spicy, bit bitter, flowery, intensive. The taste is flowery, bitter, hoppy, bit spicy, bit alcohlic.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21505) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Clear amber coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, bread and hops with notes of citrus and tea. Fruity flavour of hops, caramel, grass and grapefruits. Dry hoppy finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2013
Bottle @ yespr tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are bread, caramel, malt, fruits and hops.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (32006) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2013
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is herbal hoppy. Sweet. toasted malty and breadish. Light caramelish. Bitter and dry roasted finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rangi (605) - NEW ZEALAND - OCT 26, 2013
Nice golden poor. Not to much in the way of aroma. Slight golden syrup quality. Easy drinking.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beer-yum (588) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 11, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 12, 2013 Complex and balanced. Just what you’d be looking for if you wanted a change from the usual IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DylansDad (316) - NEW ZEALAND - MAY 23, 2013
nutty spicy malty with good bitterness. Can’t taste the 7.1% ABV. I’d never heard of this brewery before. I’m gonna get me some more

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2013
330ml Bottle- Dark Honey in colour with a good foamy head. Nice earthy hop aromas. A good lingering hop bitterness. A very enjoyable beer.


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