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Brewed by Summer Wine
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Holmfirth, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, keg & bottle; Regular.

India Pale Ale
Diablo is our flagship IPA, loaded with US hop varieties, dominated by the ‘Citra’ variety. Big tropical flavours & aroma punctuate, mango, lychee & papaya fruits abound, with notes of resinous pine leading to a lasting bitterness. A devilishly good US West Coast inspired IPA.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrTipple (3552) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2016
Citrus fruits, some grapefruit, bread and sweet grain malts. Clear gold, small, creamy, white head. Light sweet. Sweet, overripe fruits, thinking oranges, grassy and floral hops, full bodied, soft carbonation. Beautiful IPA, nice, full-bodied aroma and palate. Cask at CASK Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Erzengel (7548) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAY 14, 2016
On cask @ Evening Star, Brighton. Fruity smooth beginning. Hints of sticky floral hops, sweetish body. Round and fresh aftertaste with a grainy sweetness and floral sticky hops.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fullpintofbeer (176) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2016
Tap at Craft Beer Co, Clapham - Craft100. Small white head, yellow colour, little hazy, no lacing. Aroma: hops - very strong apricot, grapefruit, lime, citrus. Taste: sweet and then bitter. Palate: light to medium bodied, lively, long bitter finish Good beer with amazing aroma, zesty, refreshing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drmet (784) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - MAR 20, 2016
L: -pours a slightly hazy golden with a big,foamy,white head -low to medium carbonation visible S: -grassy,piney,dank,lemon zest,grapefruit,resin,cardboard T: -piney,grassy zest,grapefruit -high,lingering bitterniss F: -low to medium caarbonation -light to medium body O: Good IPA with a bitter kick.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
zacgillbanks (4376) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JAN 15, 2016
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Hazy pale straw coloured with strong citrus and very bitter pine flavours followed by woody, more pine and grapefruit on the finish. Superb!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teorn88 (6190) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2015
Backlog rating. Keg at CPK, London. It pours a clean golden color with medium off-white head. Aroma is rich and fruity, lightly sweet, with big resin and grapefruit, some mango and melon. Taste has some resinous hops bitterness, some mango sweetness, some light citrus grassiness and tanginess. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, good honest IPA

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CacheManyHose (575) - HONG KONG - OCT 10, 2015
Beertopia 2015. Hoppy, resinous, faint malt, slight corn. Body is slick, slightly metallic and sweet. Not bad but not great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HKdIPA (658) - HONG KONG - OCT 10, 2015
Beertopia 2015 #8. Slightly translucent sticky foamy head. Aroma is fruity hops fuzzy malt. Taste is a bit muddled. Good hops but a bit rusted. So so

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (16416) - Hasborn, GERMANY - SEP 27, 2015
33cl bottle. Pours hazy golden colour with a medium good lasting white head. Aroma of citrus, peach, pale malt. Taste is very hoppy, grassy, citrus, lemonpeel, refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thebeertourist (5179) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 29, 2015
On tap at Euston Tap. Hazy, pale golden. Citrussy and slightly grassy hop bitterness. Bitter throughout. A nice summer beer.


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