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The Kernel India Pale Ale Chinook Summit

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Brewed by The Kernel
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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on tap
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (2314) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours hazy amber, big piney fruit, sweet toffee, dry and bitter.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Terminus (3249) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Bottle at The beer co in downtown london Pours bright orange hue with a small soapy white head and no lacing. nose is great with lots of grapefruit and resin. flavors of huge grapefruit resin lots of resin very dry citrus here. long dry finsih with slight cheese note (sharp cheddar). very awesome if you ask me however, this is the first ipa i had after leaving Afghanistan. palate is lush and full. long pine and grapefruit on the flavors. great ipa if you ask me.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (16765) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 29, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a white head. Has a fruity citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter flavor. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
RichardW (1520) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2014
Bottle Rehills Ncl. Lovely big orange marmalade flavour and aroma. Earthy and prickly on the tongue, with a ripe, dryish finish. Immediate warmth trickling down the chest. Excellent.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DanielBrown (3825) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2014
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Birmingham. Oily, juicy IPA. Rich and smooth. Consistently pricked rage tastebuds.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (4470) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 4, 2014
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Birmingham. Poured a hazy medium amber with a bubbly white head. The aroma is grassy hop citrus. The flavour is medium bitter with a smooth citrus fruit, light hop bitter, light spice pepper palate with a long citrus bitter finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. A smooth, well balanced and very refreshing beer. Serve cool and fresh.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (35088) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 3, 2014

Bottle 330ml. @ home.

Unclear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, light heavy hoppy, pine, spruce, citrus, grapefruit, orange - citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, tropical fruit, passion fruit, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140105]

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnRMurdoch (3295) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - FEB 7, 2014
330ml bottle from Valhalla’s Goat. Hazy amber brown, reasonable head. Resin pine hop aroma. Biscuit grain hop flavour, Bitter sweet aftertaste. Solid Kernel IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnCook101 (325) - - FEB 6, 2014
Another great pale ale from The Kernel. Perhaps a little sweeter than some others but well balanced nonetheless. Grassy flavours, some citrus, pine, a little caramel. Slightly oily. Nice!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
CraftBeerNick (903) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2014
Bottle at home, 24th January 14. Pours clear, lovely fresh aroma, taste is bitter sweet marmalade, some pine, lovely IPA, one of the better ones from recent brews


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