Brewed by St Andrews Brewing (Scotland)
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.29/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
This big, bold, bitter IPA not only shows off a super hop kick but a depth of orange, apricot and ropical fruit flavours that are both refreshing and complex. Crammed full of four aromatic hop varieties, a fantastically tasty beer.

iammarc's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
iammarc (385) - Inverness, - JAN 31, 2013
500ml bottle from Tomlinsons. Clear yellow pour with clean white head. Zesty aroma, followed by apricots, hints of peach, citrus tastes. Lively carbonation with a slick finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (2500) - CROATIA - FEB 19, 2016
Bottle, 330 ml from Luvians Bottle Shop, St. Andrews. Pours dark orange to amber, small off-white head. Malty, caramel, toasted, light to medium hop fruitness. Medium bodied. Bitter finish. Not exactly bad, but lacking in various aspects.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Evilkniamhel (547) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 4, 2016
From bottle. Pours clear, light amber. Orange zest, cereals, biscuits and tropical fruit on the nose. Lots of chewy hops on the palate. A nice, fruity IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bbertels (336) - NORWAY - OCT 5, 2015
Bottle. Bought in St. Andrews. Pours a golden colour, moderately carbonated -- true to the British style. Very pleasant balance of hops which makes for a drinkable and not too aggressive ipa, with a sweet tail. Nice!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
beerjock (43) - - OCT 1, 2015
Slight citrus and hoppy aroma, Pours golden with a light fluffy head, Tastes of faint citrus and hops, Bitter aftertaste but not too much. Overall it was average, Tasted much better.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beersiveknown (5053) - NORTHERN IRELAND - AUG 2, 2015
keg at the brewery
moderately bitter and medium bodied, some piney notes but lacking in aroma. slightly undercarbonated for that expected for a kegged beer- explained to be conditioned key keg to keep CAMRA happy - a shame brewery feels necessity to do this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (10594) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours golden, nose is citrus, caramel, taste is light sweet orange.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
spacecube (1562) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2014
500ml bottle, pours hazy gold with a small white head. caramel, bready malt, a bit of cardboardy off-flavour. Astringent orange and a bit sour. bitter, dry finish. lively carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
weordie (833) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2014
Pours an deep amber, with a small white head. Aroma of oranges. Florally hoppy taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (9448) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 28, 2014
500ml bottle from the Scottish Real Ale Shop. Pours golden with a light haze, thick white head. Aromas of citrus and caramel, mostly oranges. Taste is more bitter orange. Medium body, bitter finish. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martynhall20 (15) - Hounslow, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2014
Bottle. Light amber colour, slightly hazy. Good sized white head, long lasting. Aroma of ripe fruit, orange & grapefruit. Bitter citrus taste, very little sweetness. Gradual fade of taste, but long lasting. Refreshing and very easy to drink. Drank with a hot a spicy curry, perfect.

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