Brewed by St. Austell
Style: American Pale Ale
St. Austell, England


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RATINGS: 453   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Bottle: Unfiltered. Occasionally available in cask.
First brewed in December 2005 for the St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival.
Ingredients:Cornish Spring water and malt made from 100% Cornish grown Maris Otter barley. Cascade, Chinook and Willmette hops.
Proper Job is dedicated to the 32nd (Cornwall) Regiment who stoutly defended their garrison during the Indian Mutiny in 1857-58. In recognition of a ‘Proper Job’, Queen Victoria awarded the 32nd the honour of becoming a Light Infantry Regiment.
"Light, clear and refreshing with an assertive hop bitterness, Proper Job IPA is based on a traditional IPA recipe which makes it perfect for long, hot summer days."

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tinylightsrecs (380) - - MAY 7, 2015
Bottle received as a gift. Pours golden colour, minimal head. A touch watery but nice tropical fruit/biscuit flavours.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
eastkenttom (109) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2015
Very hoppy long finish. Quite bitter. Hints of pepper and grapefruit. Very edgey served cold. Lovely gold colour. Nice. 7.5/10.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
AtronSeige (1012) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - MAY 3, 2015
Aroma: Medium-light hoppy, berries. bramble Appearance: Brilliant gold body, very thin off-white head. low retention. Flavour: Medium-high bitterness. Medium hops, bramble, grassy. Light malty sweetness, caramel. medium-high "kakiebos"/vegetal/grassy/stick with similar lingering flavours. Mouthfeel: Light body. Medium-high carbonation. Overall: The vegetal is overpowering, The beer tastes likes sucking a stick. 500 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shoestring (315) - larkhall, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2015
Amber with loose soapy looking head that almost dies completely. Quaffable indeed. Not what expected but nice and moreish. Not as hoppy as I thought it would be . Expected more of a flavour explosion but this probably made it more session able. Nice bottled conditioned ale from tesco. Tastes like a light golden bitter with a wee hoppy kick to me . Not too much IPA going on but enjoyed

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anfractuosity (257) - - APR 19, 2015
Very nice beer, extremely quoffable. Nice fruity taste from the American hops used.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gowdy (904) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - APR 9, 2015
Bottle from Tesco. Drunk at Kirste’s. A medium golden colour. Quite some gas, but good!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fombe89 (854) - Asturias, SPAIN - MAR 26, 2015
On Tap. @Cimmeria, Oviedo 25/03/2015 Color amarillo claro, cuerpo ligero. Sabor citrico. Amargor bajo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sizzler80 (502) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAR 17, 2015
Golden hazy pour with a frothy white head. Bags of great IPA aromas. Grapefruit, mango, pine, catty, some honey, caramel, malty backbone. Lovely hoppy bitterness and full bodied on the palate. I really enjoy this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
99smithsamuel (74) - - MAR 16, 2015
Bottle 500ml. Pours golden with a small foamy white head. Citrus and honey aromas. Strong grapefruit taste with a lemony bitter finish on the palate. Ok beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madquacker (1075) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - MAR 13, 2015
Nothing to look at but sharp and astringent and high ABV under a curt hoppy notes. Not bad but not great.

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