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Brewed by Tempest
Style: American Pale Ale
Kelso, Scotland

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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, Special;
Tropical fruit, spice, vinous in hop character, refreshing white gold pale ale.


Lonick's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, - SEP 25, 2013
Bottle @ home. Pours golden with quite a big head that stayed for some while.Citrus/tropical fruits with a floral finish, v.nice.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JefVerstraete (1458) - Ghent, BELGIUM - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle from Deliciously Different. Cloudy yellow colour, white foam. Aroma of citrus, tropical fruit and a lemony touch. Light sweet with tart notes and fine bitter hoppy finish. Easy drinkable, very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ItyMeuh (10) - Danderhall, SCOTLAND - OCT 18, 2014
A beer that should be experienced in bottles and on tap. Refreshing yet enjoyably has some depth. A go to brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Garrold (1475) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2014
Tap. Redwillow Bar, Macclesfield. 1st October. Hazy gold. Thin, white head. Is there Sorachi in this? Savoury. Grain. Light fust. Some rubber. Taste is savoury bitter. Crisp palate. Finishes zesty bitter. Unusual. Very nice, though.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
totoro76 (25) - SPAIN - AUG 27, 2014
Una APA de trigo, sonaba bien. Sin embargo, no me ha entusiasmado. Es una buena cerveza, refrescante, con sus sabores a pino y frutas tropicales, pero "le falta algo"; tal vez es porque es más una Ale inglesa que una American PA y esperaba otra cosa. Recomendable, eso si.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (2205) - New York, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Tap at Nobles a bar in Leith. Pours orange and nice tropical fruit nose. Tastes of vanilla, creamy pine if that makes any sense, mangos, grapefruit, and hops. nice smooth mouthfeel a refreshing brew

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
blueplanty66 (4) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2014 does not count
this is a superb ale, one that I could drink regularly. Full of flavour and very smooth. You have to try this if you see it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (7921) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 20, 2014
2014-07-10. Crisp dark yellow body small frothy white head. Aroma is mild, notes of straw and wheat. Flavour is lightly bitter, muted fruit, touch of lemon. Average bodied palate, soft carbonation. Enjoyable but on the mild side. Cask at Scottish Real Ale Festival

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zimbo (582) - SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2014
Medium to pale hazy yellow. Light loose goamy head. Good tropical fruit nose. Some fizz in the body. Tropical fruit&hop in the mouth which is shimmering sparkling and palate cleaning. Good length and balance.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
leaparsons (8180) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle. Hazy gold with a white foam. Aromas are biscuit and grain with lime. Floral with woody pine and candy sugar. Wheat with citrus rind and yeast. Flavours are grain with herbal, slightly minty notes. Lemony yeast with hints of lime and pine. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martin243 (786) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2014
Pint bottle at home, served cold in an English pint. Bright golden orange with a dense white head Floral hops aroma with tropical fruit. Flavours are predominantly tropical: mango is prominent, pleasantly vinous. Medium bodied, slick, soft carbonation. Fresh and tasty


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