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


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RATINGS: 501   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."

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kjc51478 (441) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - MAR 24, 2012
500ml Bottle. Appearance is dark orangish-yellow color with medium, off-white head. Aroma is fruity, citrus hops, and some grain malts. Taste is heavy on the citrus hops, grass, and some malty sweetness. Palate is medium-bodied, slick texture, average carbonation, and a dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ozzatoadisback (77) - ITALY - AUG 24, 2016
Dark golden, transparent, average head, decent persistence, scarce lacing. Weak aroma shows resinous and citric notes. Taste has a very light malt base, resinous hops are dominant with some not too vivid notes of grapefruit and citrus. A bit musty. Low sweetness, bitterness is dominant in both taste and aftertaste. Light to medium body, mouthfeel is nor too vivid nor refreshing despite quite high crispness, feels slightly muddy instead. Not intense, nor well made

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wischylini (240) - Grimstad, NORWAY - AUG 15, 2016
Appearance Pours clear gold, with no head at all.
Aroma The aroma is mainly from hops, but it is somewhat weak. Pine resin and floral hops, orange peel and a metallica aroma.
Taste Sweet, moderately bitter.
Palate Medium-light, highly carbonated.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
bjakk (701) - Skagafjordur, ICELAND - JUL 29, 2016
A gift from Oliver. Light, bronze towards yellow, little foam. Metallic meaty aroma. Taste of toffee, metal with strong metallic hoppy aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Connor66 (73) - - JUL 17, 2016
Very hoppy brew pours golden from the bottle with little or no head. No after taste I found it to have a delicate fruity taste as well ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ATulloch (218) - Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND - JUL 15, 2016
Pours a clear gold with not much head. Aromas of lychee, peaches, grass and black pepper. Flavour is similar with an earthy linger.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Biroholik (821) - Sosnowiec, Poland, POLAND - JUL 14, 2016
Kolor: Bursztynowy, lekko zamglony.
Piana: Biała, lekka, zwiewna, drobnooczkowa. Przy gwałtownym nalewaniu kurczy się do 2-3cm. Umiarkowane krążkowanie na szkle.
Zapach: Słodki, karmelowy. Potem popcorn i maślana nuta. Dalej trochę owoców tropikalnych - słodkie mango i papaja. W kontrze do nich akcenty żywicy i delikatna siarka.
Smak: Ponownie słodowa, karmelowa słodycz. Zaraz za nią trochę brązowego cukru. Następnie mocno dojrzałe mango, ananas i papaja. Daleko w tle skórka od grejpfruta. Słodkie nuty prowadzą w stronę wytrawnego, grejpfrutowego finiszu. Goryczka jest długa, mocna, trochę zalegajaca. Przez długi czas oplata język cierpką otoczką. Ciało średnie i średnia pijalność.
Wysycenie: Średnie.
Takie sobie APA z marketu. Kupione w Tesco w Anglii w cenie Ł2. Pierwszy raz jak piłem jakiś miesiąc temu to piwo, wrażenie było dużo lepsze. Dziś na spokojnie w domu emocje nieco opadły. Na tle tych wszystkich klasycznych Bitterów i tak wypada całkiem nieźle.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Florya (1696) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 11, 2016
How: bottle Appearance: clear copper, medium white head. Aroma: orange peel, caramel, apples and hay. Palate: medium body, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabuzzer (557) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - JUL 9, 2016
500ml bottle. Clear, copper colour with very s.all white head. Very little aroma, flavour is bitter, fruit, a little caramel. Ok

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mister_Li (871) - GERMANY - JUN 30, 2016
Klares goldgelb mit durchschnittlicher Schaumkrone. Malzig, fruchtig, Zitrusfrüchte, Limette, Grapefruit, leicht herb.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tjeerd (191) - GERMANY - JUN 11, 2016
Kind of ok. Nothing really distinguishing, astonishing or discriminating. Good first bite with a frizzling taste, but pitifully it doesn’t hold long.

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