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

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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned & keg; Occasional.
ABV may vary. Previously 6.9%


leaparsons' rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leaparsons (8068) - Leicester, Leicestershire, - MAY 12, 2013
Bottle. Hazy gold with a white foam. Aromas are biscuit and passion fruit with grapefruit and floral pine. Hints of mint with herbal notes and wood. Flavours are sweet lilt tropical fruit with dry woody notes. Grapefruit bitterness with resinous pine. Excellent.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (3265) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: At the brewery.
Appearance: Golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Citrus, sour, hops, malt, grass.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Sour, tropical fruit, some grass, malt.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tselloufc88 (130) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Bottle from Beer Gonzo, Coventry. Cloudy appearance, some carbonation. Aroma is of tropical fruits, pine, orange, some pineapple maybe? Taste is a pretty big hit of citrus, tangerine, tropical fruits and pine. Nice medium bitter finish. This is very refreshing and quite excellent.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JohnCook101 (319) - - AUG 24, 2014
Pours slightly hazy amber, small white head. Aroma is rich, fruity and a little floral. Flavour is a little earthy, good malt backbone, lots of sweet stone fruit and sour citrus to balance. A hint of pine, too. Medium bodied, very slightly oily, moderate and fine carbonation. Awesome.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (4126) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle - Tangerine, mango and other delicious fruits. Cloudy orange and a rich white head. Light and crisp with lots of sweet tropical fruits. Really nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ATulloch (92) - Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND - JUL 30, 2014
Bottle from emporium. Pours a light golden with I small frothy head which lasts. Incredible fruity aromas, basically like smelling um bongo (on the button BeerCast_Rich) the taste is still fruity but more soapy with a hoppy pine Finish. Very drinkable for a 7.2% (well hidden)

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Brewtique (10) - Macclesfield, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 27, 2014
Bottle from Brewtique, Macclesfield. After hearing many good things about this beer, I was very excited to try it. And lets say, it certainly didn’t disappoint. A: This beer is very clear in the bottle. However, once the beer had been chilled slightly, it poured a mirky yellow due to chill haze (a somewhat signature appearance of all Kernel) with a small but tight head. S: Wow, this beer smells amazing. Tropical fruits, pineapple and citrus. Mosaic certainly sums up the aroma from this hop! T: After smelling profusely and tucking in, this beer holds up still. Fresh and very light taste of citrus and pineapple. No hint of the ABV at all, like drinking fruit juice. P: Nice and thin mouthfeel with a little carb, making this beer go down all to easy. O: Amazing IPA, easy to drink and packed full of flavour. Think alcoholic tropical juice. Well done Even.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sjohnh (163) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
My favourite Kernel so far - I like the sherbet tropical fruit endowed by the Mosaic hops. Citrus kiwi, mango, passion fruit, fresh apple, tangerine. Light straw colour, little head, some lacing. Light / medium bodied. Bitter undercurrent is just right - not too strong. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (2044) - Odense S, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle at World Cup Brasil tasting. Unclear golden body with a medium white head. Hops, citrus, clean, grass. So delicious.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (1783) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Bottle from the Kernel Brewery. Poured a hazy golden, with a white head. Aroma of tropical fruits, lychee and yeast esters. Mango and passionfruit flavours, with some dry grain. Finish was bitter resin, earthy grain and straw.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JulienHuxley (3041) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2014
On tap at the BeerTemple. Clear very pale gold pour with lacy white head. Aroma is super hoppy, fruity kiwi-mango, soapy, grassy, hints of cat piss, citra style. Taste is quite bitter, very light maltiness, slightly strange mix of pine and tropical fruit with wet bitter grass. Palate is light, well carbed, very dry. An IPA that showcases all of Kernel’s mastery, yet I become more and more convinced that mosaic is not my hop.


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