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Brewed by The Kernel
Style: Black IPA
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 201   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
HULK777 (373) - - SEP 16, 2014
Fresh lime, grapefruit, and citrus aroma. Unripe currants too. Sweet taste of brown sugar and caramel, paired with grapefruit notes. Strange, as most black IPAs.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bisseparoni (11) - FINLAND - SEP 15, 2014
good beige head, soft-looking head crown also stays for a good time on the beer, clear black colour, some sweetness and mangoes in the aroma (I also think I found some blackcurrants when I opened the bottle but couldnt find the same aroma afterwards), nicely hopped and the dark roasted malts are complementing the beer in a great way, a well balanced mouthfeel, one of my favourite beers so far, I poured the sediments from the bottle to the glass when I topped it, didnt make the beer any worse

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hobsch (505) - Cologne, GERMANY - SEP 15, 2014
From keg at Brewdog Shoreditch. Pours black with tan head. Aroma is malty, bit roasted, fruity, some citrus, hops. Taste is light sweet, medium bitter, slightly sour, fruity, roasted notes, some coffee, bit spicy, hoppy. Aftertaste is bitter, spicy, boozy, soft carbonation. Good but a bit unbalanced.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alkolas510 (663) - SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2014
Kolsvart med litet vit skum. Doftar humligt citrus! Smaken r citrus humle, lite rostad malt och salt.Bra beska! Mycket bra Bipa!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Linnet (1122) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2014
Hoppy as hell, citric, resinous, fruity, slightly roasty and salty, Brown/black colour, medium beige head, lacing. Big bite, mid-sweet, awesome! Medium body, soft carbonation, bitter and aromatic finish.great!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kryon (1432) - SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2014
Pours dark dark brown with medium off white head Aromas of dark malts, coffee, hints of chocolate, some hoppyness Taste has nice hoppy tropical and dark fruits, chocolate, sweet caramel, coffee

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
abergdahl (48) - SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
Not crazy about this one, a bit stale, uninspiring color, vary nice aroma with lots of hops and a OK taste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ansalon (1500) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
Pours black with a fairly airy frothy tan head. Aromas of peach, grapefruit, roasted malts, apricot, kiwi. Taste is peach, roasted malts, grapefruit, slight nutty notes, apricot. Body is quite thin with moderate carbonation. Very well balanced and drinkable. Does absolutely not make a fuss but makes its presence known nonetheless. Good stuff!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ktwse (2082) - SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
Pours dark brown to black with low, light tan head. Aroma of citrus, coffee, grapefruit, pine and light chocolate. Taste is medium bitter, espresso and citrus, followed by lightly fruit sweet, then a long bitter finish. Body is light and smooth with soft to average carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (5635) - Billdal, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
Bottled from Systembolaget Dark brown. Small, tan head. Fudge/butterscotch in the aroma. Grassy, fruity hoppiness. Rather sweet. Medium bitterness


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