saxo (14705) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 6.3%. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are rich citrus, mango, apricot, hops, flowers, little caramel, slightly earthy.Nice.
tiong (4648) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 13, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle from Ales by Mail
Bottled on 25.02.13 - Pours dark orange with a small white head. Aroma of fresh floral hops, some grassy notes, fruits, lemon and stingy notes. Taste is fruity, floral, malty and slightly grassy with some hints of lemon. Finish is sweetish, hoppy and floral. Nice, quite balanced and hoppy IPA.
leaparsons (8804) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Hazy golden brown with a white foam. Aromas are biscuit with creamy oak and floral, green pine. Herbal with pineapple and grapefruit. Flavours are sweet tropical fruit with leafy notes and bitter, green pine with grapefruit. Good.
RichTheVillan (4384) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; hazy dark amber with foam off white head, malt and apricot aroma, peach and apricot taste with mandarin and some well balanced malts.
mr_h (3560) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
330ml bottle from Good Spirit Company, Glasgow (6.3% abv) - deep golden with a moderate haze, grapefruit and grassy aroma, no lacing, grassy, resinous, citrus flavour, bitter citrus finish, unbalanced
graham_murphy (420) - - MAY 2, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Quite a sweet IPA in comparison to others from kernel. The hops taste of orange and mango. Very smooth and drinkable.
Swaroga (1715) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAY 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
33cl bottle. Very hazy and with bits in it. The color is ugly orange and brown with green reflects. Medium head. Nose : decent carbonation, creamy smooth texture. Sweet tart, ginger cookie start. Develops delicious notes of fruits and yeast. Melon, pomelo, orange and mandarines. It ends with moderate but intensive bitter finish flavoured with citrus zest and seeds. Really nice.
danlo (1596) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle 6.3%. Pours a orange-golden amber colour, foamy white head with some lacing and aroma of malt, mango, pine & floral orange citrus. Taste is smooth & dry, malt caramel, fruity mango, resin hop and a lingering earthy grapefruit bitterness. Smooth creamy mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry bitter finish. Nicely balanced and very drinkable.
CraftBeerNick (1213) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home 27th April 2013. Not as much hop aroma as some of the kenel ipas, quite dark, some head and lacing. Taste is quite musky, not so much citrus fruit. Ok, but I have had better from Kernel
olio (7430) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 19, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
33 cl bottle. Bottled on 25.02.2013. BBE 25.06.2013.
Pours clear copper color with a large frothy head. Pine needles and intense floral hops on the nose, citrus fruits and mild goose berry bush also. Flavor of is very crisp with lots of citrus fruits, some resiny hops add up to a slick palate. Sweet caramel notes on the aftertaste. Yet again a nice balanced IPA from Kernel. Good.