Home >

Siren Half Mast QIPA

Brewed by Siren
Style: Session IPA
Finchampstead, England


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 244   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 84   ABV: 2.8%
Cask, Keg & Bottled; Special - June to August 2013.
Note: Although the bottle is labelled 2.7%, it’s actually 2.8%, same as ther draught.

The goal was to create a beer with flavour, balance and body at only 2.8%, a Quarter IPA, QIPA if you will. Heavily hopped but with low bitterness this beer pops with notes of mango and grapefruit and is the perfect summer beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (10186) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 23, 2016
Bottle: Almost clear, deep golden,lively carbonation, bigger rocky and stable off-white head; distinctive dry lemony and piney nose, even some malt in the background detectable; moderate to solid dry bitter flavour, light bodied as expected; dry - as well - and tart lemony and mainly piney finish. Good summer ale...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
klm1 (1038) - - OCT 15, 2016
On tap @BrewDog pub: pours golden color, slightly haze, with foamy white-off-white head. Aroma: rich hop aroma with intense note of grapefruit, some other citeuses and mango. Flavor: crisp, biscuit like, firm malt backbone, supported with intense hop flavors, which takes on fruits, mentioned above. Finish is slightly dry, bitter. Body is light to moderate medium ( unbealivable for only 2.8%!?), texture soft, carbonation is medium

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bawelt (583) - Lyon, FRANCE - OCT 6, 2016
C’est bon ! Nez très fruité : mangue, ananas, résineux, herbe, nuances agrumes. Bouche très aqueuse, légère mais reste assez aromatique : herbale, resineuse, légèrement citronnée.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlackerMads (2907) - DENMARK - SEP 23, 2016
Bottle received in the Euro Secret Santa, thanks to minutemat. Pours hazy golden with a large frothy white head with good retention, lace and regeneration. Looks lively. The nose is fresh and hoppy with citrus, flowers, dry grass, hay, peach, apricot. Flavour follows: Citrus, peach, apricot, dry grass and minerals. Light body, lively carbonation, low sweetness, light/medium bitter. Long hoppy finish. Dry, crisp and refreshing. Doesn’t feel thin even though the abv is low. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RasmusOtt (2389) - Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2016
Tap@ fermentoren Aarhus. Pours hazy yellow with a White head. Aroma of citrus, juicy, orange and slight sweet citrus fruits. The taste is juicy, sweet orange, citrus and grapefruit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vestergaard (1766) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2016
From tap at Fermentoren Aarhus. Pours a hazy, clear golden with a huge white head. Aroma has nice, fruity hops, light soapy floral, pineapple, passion fruit. Taste is light to weak, slight soapy, but still pretty tasty, light hoppy bitter finish. Flat carbonation due to the 15 minutes it took for this glass of foam to become beer. Light to watery body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Klimaet (1992) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2016
Tap. Pours light hazy pale yellow with a massive white head. Aromas of mango, grapefruit, citrus, light dank, floral, slightly synthetic. Taste is dank, mango, citrussy, herbal.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
willisread (2565) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 8, 2016
Bottle from Tanakaya. Pours a clear gold with 2 fingers of white foam. Nice zesty, citrus-forward nose with light iyokan and lemon. Bone-dry on the palate with mineral water-like carbonation. Maybe a bit too dry for me, but for 2.8% abv it’s pretty good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrOrla (2304) - Odense C, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2016
Sample c4. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of grapefruit, lime, grassy, petroleum, light grains, and slight malty ring to it. Taste is medium bitter with a fruity touch and some petroleum. Watery but quite drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
k0mpsa (2513) - Tuusula, FINLAND - SEP 3, 2016
Tap at beergeek, praha. Deep golden color, white head. Aroma has some fruits, some sweet malts, some hops. Light body, some sweet malty notes and some fruity hops.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 25

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50