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Tempest RyePA

Brewed by Tempest
Style: Specialty Grain
Kelso, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler


on tap

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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Cask & Bottled (filtered);
The first beer to be experimentally bottled for Tempest.
This is our Rye Pale Ale, 30% of grist is Malted Rye a huskless grain which lends a distinctive nutty malt flavour. We’ve kept kettle hopping to a minimum to let the Rye flavour shine and dry hopped to give spicy orange aromatics.
Bitterness 30IBU
Hops: Summit, Columbus

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BRW (938) - Barcelona, SPAIN - JUL 10, 2014
On tap at Biercab. Copper colour with white head. Citric, resinous aroma. Sweet, grain, malt, citric and resinous taste. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
minutemat (1282) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2014
Keg @ Mother Kelly’s. Pours hazy orange. Citrus pine aroma, bitter citrus taste, pithy, resinous fruity notes with some spice. A tasty rye.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (1680) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle from stirchley wines. Tasting with Richthevillan. Copper beer with small head. Aroma of musty hops. Taste is cereal grain, a little sweetness, malts and orchard fruits. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (2415) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle from Stirchley wines via SarkyNorthener; clear copper pour with a thin off white head, grain and earthy hop aroma, taste has fruits, light citrus hop, caramel, autumn leaves.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (1371) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle at home. Malty toffee nose, dry toffee taste, burnt, light peppery, bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (1073) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2014
Bottle from Beer Central, Sheffield. Lightly hazy, amber. Bubbly, thick, lasting, white head. Grapefruit pith. Orange pith. A light toastiness. Taste is pithy bitter. Fairly dry. Prickly, zesty palate. Finish is juicy bitter. Fairly dry. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MalcolmTucker (712) - SCOTLAND - MAY 23, 2014
Bottle. The aroma reminds me of Orange marmalade. Flavour has more of the Orange marmalade plus some pine and plenty peppery rye. Really good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6136) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2014
Bottle at home. It pours cloudy orange-amber with a medium off-white head. The nose is earthy, pine, varnish, rye bread, orange, peach and marmalade. The taste is bitter, pine, varnish, peppery spice, earth, brown bread, resin, grapefruit, orange peel, marmalade and sherbet with a bitter, faintly citric finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Well balanced, tasty and rather drinkable. Another winner from Tempest.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MannyGoldberg (160) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2014
Keg at Brewdog Shoreditch- 22nd March 2014. Pours a clear amber with little retention. Aroma is light pine, some earthiness, slight sulphur. Taste is earthy hops, some orange. Sustained bitterness. Mid-creamy mouthfeel. Decent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
doradobotella (89) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAR 5, 2014
Apariencia: Color dorado que tiende al ámbar e impresionante capa de espuma blanca y duradera. Aroma: Lupulado, dulzón que recuerda a frutas tropicales; también podemos identificar nota muy evidentes a naranja. Sabor: Amargor intenso y muy frutal; de nuevo muy presente la naranja.

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