RateBeer
overall
99
100
style
Brewed by The Kernel
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned and keg. ABV may vary slightly.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nocturne (784) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2014
Keg at The Beagle, Chorlton. 7.1%. Hazy pale golden shade with a snowy white cap. Rings of lace soon form. It’s like sipping on a cocktail of tropical flavours. Grapefruit and mango swimming through light caramel malt. Obviously bitter but surprisingly delicate on the palate. Nice to see something subtle that doesn’t want to beat you over the head. Dangerously drinkable on a summer afternoon.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VsXsV (2271) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2014
Draught at CBC 2014. Hazy orange liquid with a small white head. Aroma of tangerine, mango, citrus, pine and bread. Taste is dry and medium bitter with notes of tangerine, citrus and bread. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (2180) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2014
Delicous IPA, citra is certainly a hop worthy of standing out. Fresh, very fruity, yet also very bitter. Altogether balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (5872) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 9, 2014
Draught at CBC 2014. Hazy amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of hops, fruit, malt, citrus and bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
budedou (389) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - JUN 7, 2014
Bottle at "à la biere comme à la bière" (Paris) during 1st FRBG Pours hazy orange. Very fresh Citra aroma: citrus, fruity notes. Balance with malts and hops. Citra works quite nicely as a single hop.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jaghana (3892) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - JUN 1, 2014
On tap @A la bière comme à la bière, 1rst FRBG. A sweet malty beer, lemony, light resin, candied citrus, well balanced, malty side interesting that goes well with the sweet lemon and dry grass, good brew.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tom10101 (2760) - Quebec, CANADA - MAY 31, 2014
On tap @ Café A (Paris Beer Week). Hazy/murky yellow/golden with a huge white head and good lacing. Aroma is quite hoppy with a nice amount of citrus, tropical fruits, light pine, hints of malt and light grassy notes. Taste is also of burst of citrus with a good malt backbone, light bitterness, very light caramel and piney notes. Medium body. Moderate carbonation. Dry finish. Another very solid IPA from The Kernel. Amazingly tasty, drinkable and quenching. They are among the best - if not the best - in the world for that kind of beer.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
saintjulien (128) - - MAY 23, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 6, 2014 citrus, herbs, grass, floral, orange, clear, white foam, light sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, medium body, lively, bitter

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Burgers (322) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 21, 2014
Pours hazy golden colour with a persistent small white head. Aromas of hops, grapefruit and lactose. Taste is sweet, sour and bitter. Slightly astringent finish. This bottle was 6.9% and as Kernel do seem to play around with their recipes and don’t have barcodes you can’t be quite sure you’re tasting the same beer as other reviewers.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Voras (61) - - MAY 17, 2014
Golden with a small white head. Aroma and taste: tropical fruits, citric, pine, moderate bitterness, sweet, very good aroma and flavour, long finish... Very good IPA.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1  2  3 4 5 » 23


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50