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Siren Soundwave

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96
style
Brewed by Siren
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Finchampstead, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 182   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask conditioned and keg unpasteurised; Regular A 5.6% west coast IPA: golden, immensely hoppy and alive with grapefruit, peach and mango flavours. Soundwave carries her drinker to the west coast, to the golden shores of California where craft ale is nectar. She is the driest of Siren’s ales – full with flavour but subtle with bitterness. Her resinous finish will pull you off balance.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Butters_Hard (8) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2014 does not count
This is pale gold in colour, full bodied head with aromas of grapefruit and white flowers. Flavours of grapefruit and mango, citrus and pine abound. The malt background isn’t overshadowed so there is a malty sub note. The finish is fully bitter, with a lasting citrus peel note. A very delicious and well balanced IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (1711) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours amber, nose is pine, taste is sweet dry toffee, light tropical fruits.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
freretoc (581) - Besançon, FRANCE - JUL 20, 2014
Bue au Growler, couleur blonde/ambrée, mousse peu présente et effervescence moyenne, magnifique houblonnée sur les fruits de la passion et le litchi, en bouche grosse attaque sur la fraicheur poire, fruit vert puis sur les fruits exotiques, mangue, ananas litchi et passion assez courte en bouche car pas beaucoup d’alcool magnifique rafraichissement, j’en veut boire plein lorsqu’il fait chaud !!!!!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sfukut0mi (17) - - JUL 20, 2014
On tap, mikkeller bangkok. Amber gold color, bitterness like grapefruits. 桃ジュースの&#

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
POLK (2155) - Hørning, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2014
Delicious American inspired Dry and Moist grapefruit hop flavor Full-bodied flavor.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mattyhennessy (272) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUL 16, 2014
Paddle at two row. Pours a pale yellow with a small white head. Very strong grapefruit and lychee aroma and flavour, with citrus peel bitterness. Almost camenbert cheesy taste on the back palate. Something seems a little off about this. Drinkable, but doesn’t reflect the high reviews

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
migajos (151) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUL 8, 2014
On tap at Czeska Baszta Warsaw, Poland. Sweet fruity, dry, quite intensive, nothing special though. A bit too much on a sweet side.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nimbleprop (4621) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 4, 2014
12oz pour at Kaelderkold Barcelona pours a hazy gold with some frothy white head. Nose is solid, fruit, starfruit, perfume, some bright citrus peel, a little pine. Sort of a mix between what is typically East coast and what is typically West coast. Flavor has a bit of honey sweetness followed by some chivey character, some grapefruit, some orange, pine, soap, just a bit of the tropical fruit from the nose. May sound a bit scattered but everything is blending well. Lightly sweet, lightly bitter finish. Well balanced and drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldGrowth (2617) - North Carolina, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Pint, cask, @ euston tap. Good aroma sweet. Citrus and fleshy fruit. Clean brownish orange color. Okay head and lace. Sweet bitter flavor. Medium body creamy mouthfeel bitter sweet finish. Real good. Liked aroma and flavor equally. Delicious.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeerViking (2314) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2014
Cask gravity at the Ealing beer festival, amber-gold with pineapple, grapefruit and mango hoppy nose. Rich and complex, with golden malt under dry citrus bitterness with a tropical fruit overlay. Lovely.


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