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RATINGS: 450   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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This traditional English style was originally brewed with extra hops to help it survive the voyage to India. Our IPA is enlightened by spicy herbal hops with a hint of caramel malt sweetness.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2011

Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 2011, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.

Clear medium to dark orange amber colour with a average, fizzy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, fudge, fruity - berries, moderate hoppy, orange - citrus, ripped orange notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, caramel - fudge, malt syrup ! Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110803]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30689) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2007
Sample from tap at the brewery. Pours orange with a disappearing head. Aroma is sweet to fruity and citric. Flavour is clear fruity, with a spicy touch. Finish is malty on top of a mild bitterness. Very enjoyable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20493) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. UK hops version. Clear orange coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of hops and grass with notes of pine needles with notes of flowers. Fruity flavour of grass, hops and grape fruits- Dry hoppy finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20217) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 22, 2010
Bottled@Monks Café Sveavägen, Stockholm. Amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is bready, fruity, a bit wooden as well as slightly grassy as well. Flavour is fruits, wood, grass, mild caramel and quite thin. Quite mellow in many ways, but still very bittery dry in the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (19192) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2009
Bottled at Monk’s Café Wallingatan, Stockholm. Clear amber, small head. Evident grapefruit aroma. Mid-sweet with well rounded caramelly malt well ntergrated with grapefruity hops. ith seemless flavuor, edgeless mouthfeel and gently growing late bitterness it’s a delightful, very drinkable IPA!

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (14304) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2011
3rd August 2011
UK Version GBBF Cask. Light haze on this amber beer. Tidy suddy white head. Light semi dry palate. A little marmaladey fruit, quite mild. Some boiled sweets. Semi dry finish. 2.8

4th August 2011
US Version GBBF Cask. Light haze on this amber beer, reasonable white head. Light dry palate. A little raw pale malt with a trace of toffee. Mild orangey hop provides some balance. Overall a bit too dry. 2.9.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (13933) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 21, 2011
cask at GBBF 2011 ... golden amber ... thin white bubbly head ... soft toffeee fruits hop nose ... dry hop bitter .. little blackcurrant ... soft easy woodyness ... bitter linger

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13228) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 16, 2011
Cask (UK version) at GBBF 2011, Wednesday. Clear dark amber - white head. Nutty, roasted, ryebread, berries, dryness, cocoa, light hoppy, herbal hoppy, grassy.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (13198) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2011
Cask gravity at Gbbf 2011. Hazy russet colour with lasting bubbly off white head. Fruity choccy ipa. Its got a bit of a herby edge. Its ok on the bitterness but really quite herby hop. Uk hop version at 6.2%. Ok but just not quite my thing. Very herby.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Oakes (12167) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 4, 2003
Mild IPA of light copper colour and moderate hopping. As unexciting as my description.


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