gegwilson (2524) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from House of the Trembling Madness. Pours hazy amber with a frothy white head. Huge hoppy aroma. Tropical fruit with pineapple, mango and passionfruit. The taste is more of the same over a nice caramel background. Some light spice too. Excellent as always from the Kernel.
tderoeck (7217) - Gent, BELGIUM - JAN 29, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
30/XII/15 - 33cl bottle from Geers (Oostakker) @ home - BB: 12/III/16, bottled: 12/XI/15 (2015-1825)
Clear little hazy orange beer, fizzy irregular off-white to yellow head, little adhesive. Aroma: very fruity, mango, bit resinous. MF: soft carbon, medium body. Taste: sweet start, fruity, citrus, grapefruit, lychee, bit sweet. Aftertaste: lots of tropical fruit, mango, lychee, citrus, bit sweet.
danlo (2014) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2016
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle from Hippo Beers. Hazy brownish-yellow amber colour, creamy white foam head leaving lacing and aroma of juicy passionfruit & resinous hops. Taste is malt caramel with tropical fruit, floral citrus, woody pine, hoppy and earthy bitterness. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry hoppy bitter finish. Very drinkable IPA.
evergreen0199 (2667) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Keg at Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden, London (November 2015). A hazy orange/amber coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Rich, hoppy, malty, tropical fruit aroma. Tastes the same, hoppy, malty, tropical fruit, citrus fruit, mango, slightly dank. Usual quality effort from the Kernel, nice IPA..
bytemesis (5553) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JAN 5, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, thanks to Secret Santa! Pours hazy orange, medium off-white head, nice lacing, Aroma is grassy, dank, perfume and spruce. Flavor follows, light sweet, medium bitter, sprucy with perfume and dankness. Medium body.
daniele (7188) - ITALY - JAN 5, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle oro velata buona schiuma persistente naso fruttato leggero erbaceo buona seccheza buon amaro beverina
Ktwse (3162) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours murky amber with low white head. Aroma of pine, mango, peach, citrus. Taste is medium pine bitter, very balanced, with a light sweetness kicking in just before the lingering bitter finish. Light, very smooth body with soft carbonation.
ElManana (1380) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - DEC 30, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at tderoeck's place. Bitter, tasty, aromatic, very nice IPA as we're accustomed to with The Kernel.
sjogro (1572) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Tasting at Maakun’s. Bottle shared by me. Vers, fris, superfruitig ananas/sinaasappel. Backlog from 2015/10/16.
nihtila (2284) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 29, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cornelius. Pours hazy orange. Nose is juicy, passionfruit, tropical fruits, peppery spices. Taste is juicy passionfruit, citrus hops, grass. Solid IPA.