RateBeer
Home >

The Kernel India Pale Ale Red

The Kernel India Pale Ale Red
     click to upload
overall
93
88
style
Brewed by The Kernel
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.78/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled, Occasional;


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2160) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 14, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours golden amber, nose is light pine, caramel, taste is juicy pine, sweet and fruity.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Enjoyit (3455) - Vadum, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2013
Clear reddish brown of color with a beige head. An aroma of citrus, pine, hops, weak sweet malt and apples. A flavor of hops, citrus, malty, cereal and a nice dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (34777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 6, 2012

Bottle 330ml.

Clear medium to dark orange amber colour with a large large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, orange - citrus, dark fruit, wood notes. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, sharp, hoppy, dark fuit, grapefruit. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120813]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20299) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 13, 2012
Bottled (thanks Evin!). Amber/pale copper colour, mediumsized slightly off-white head. Aroma is fruity, floral, some quite bitter wooden notes. Flavour is fruity, floral, some caramelly and some sweet malty notes. Quite balanced and nice, but alternative for being a Kernel one.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theydon_Bois (8316) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2012
Served fom a 330ml bottle into a tulip style glass (drank Apr ’12) this beer poured a ’slightly’ cloudy dark amber/brown with tints of red with a thick off-white head. A hoppy/fruity aroma greets the nose allied to a little pine and a pinch of malt. The taste matches the nose, throw in some citrus flavours, notably sweet orange/mandarin and a good dose of pine and you arrive at a most enjoyable IPA. Mouthfeel was good, medium to low carbonation and a bitter - dry but slightly sweet finish. Overall - another good quality IPA form Kernel.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JorgeLee (1179) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2012
Bottle from the Kernel. Cloudy reddish brown colour with thick white head. Strong citric hop aroma. Quite high carbonation gives a foamy mouthfeel. I like this amber/red IPA style, the malts used give a nice background to the typical Kernel hop character with a long biting hop finish. Cracking stuff!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Palme (3311) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 13, 2012
0.33l bottle from beermerchants.com This is a deep cloudy - almost murky - amber-brown colored beer with a massive, lacing and lasting fluffy beige head. It’s fantastic fruity and hoppy on the nose, also quite candy-like sweetness here. Citrus grapefruit and sweet malts. It’s average carbonated, medium-bodied. Dry flavors - like in mouthdrying, good fruity bitterness all the way. Almost on the wedge of being stingy. Leaving a long lasting dry tongue. Yet another tasty one from the Kernel. 27.05.2012

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KnutAlbert (6067) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2012
Hazy red, fluffy head. Fine IPA - pines, pepper, fruit, dryness. But it does not stand out compared to some of their other IPAs.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (5256) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 6, 2012
Bottle from Beermerchants.com. Pours deep golden/amber with a huge frothy off-white head. Strong piney hop aroma, sweet orange and marmelade as well. Taste is moderate sweet, thick and sticky, a good body supporting the overall bitter beer, with loads of piney and resiny hops, dry juicy grapefruit. Lingering light sweet and dry bitter, very good and intense.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerCast_Rich (1863) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 1, 2012
[330ml bottle, The Bottle Shop, Canterbury] Gusher, erupted everywhere on opening. Red, opaque result with no head - although with huge carbonation. Classic fruity Kernel aroma - pine and lemon, some sweet caramel. The taste wasn’t as good due to the turbulent opening - essentially we were left with a yeasty Kernel shot. Still decent though - what could have been [30032012]


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


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