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


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RATINGS: 463   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   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 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nickel (808) - - JUN 11, 2015
Hoppy aroma. More floral and pine. Some citrus also present. Medium bitterness. Good beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
jamaty (1614) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 10, 2015
Ambar clara. Apenas nada de espuma. Aroma escaso, ligeramente cítrico, que cuando lleva un rato servido se transforma en claro aroma a uva. Brutal sabor a uva, con algo de limón resultado de los tres tipos de lupulo que lleva. Final muy seco y amargo propio del estilo. Floja de cuerpo y carbonatacion. Muy rica.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
uckelman (503) - Durham, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2015
Pours pale yellow, slighlty hazy. The West Coast hops are apparent in the aroma., along with some of the rich (but not sweet) notes of honey. Medium oily body, dry finish. Very refreshing and easy drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnCook101 (503) - - JUN 5, 2015
Clear amber, small white head. Aroma is citric and slightly floral. Flavours of tropical fruit, grass, pine, light biscuit, decent malt backbone. Quite sweet initially but with a strong bitter finish. Quite a bit of body, maybe very slightly slick. Pleasantly surprised by this one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SinH4 (1593) - Garching, GERMANY - JUN 3, 2015
Golden color with small white head. Aroma is a bit exotic with litchi and peach, but not too much. Pretty nice. Taste is crisp and fruity, with a small bitterness. Feels kinda british. Okay!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2015
Bright gold without a trace of sediment under a slim white halo. Decent mellow lychee and peaches in syrup aroma. That flavour with hints of lemon sponge, peach jelly, elderflower backed by punchy bitterness and resounding husk. Not bad- on the cusp of GA/APA having (I suspect) received an intensive makeover.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
vinivini (909) - BELARUS - JUN 1, 2015
Nose of tropical fruit & caramel. Light to medium body. Dry taste with hoppy profile. Quite good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
klm1 (694) - - MAY 30, 2015
Pours golden colour with yellow creamy head, which quickly dissapeared. Aroma od tropical fruit (Chinook hops), Taste is similar with fruity sweet notes of oranges, grapefruit, and bitter dry finish. Soft body, medium carbonation and high bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
drmet (613) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - MAY 28, 2015
L: -pours a clear light amber with a big,frothy,white head -medium carbonation visible S: lemon,leather,slight grapefruit T: -Follows the nose plus tangerines and metallic F: medium carbonation,medium body O: Way too sweet for me,almost tasted like corn adjunct to me. Theres a very good beer in here somewhere.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mackeon (163) - - MAY 8, 2015
Good beer, a little too much caramel, perhaps, but good, if somewhat modest hops and a fruity note combine well. Simple artwork doesn’t work for me.

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