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The Kernel India Pale Ale Topaz
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Brewed by The Kernel
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.59/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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India Pale Ale single hopped with Topaz


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35066) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 30, 2013

Draught @ 4th Borefts Beer Festival 2012, Brouwerij de Molen, Bodegraven, Netherlands.

Unclear medium golden yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to dark malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, pine, cat piss, orange citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, cat piss, citrus, grass, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120929]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2012
From tap at Borefts. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is grassy and hayish, grapefruity too. Bitter, citrusy and grapefruity. Bitter, citrusy and grapefruity to herbal. Bitter and dry finish.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2013
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of madmitch76. Pours a cloudy golden with a creamy off-white head. Greasy, dirty sock aroma. Medium body, fruity, citrusy and very bitter. Not a very enjoyable hop this one. 220313

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (20742) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2012
Draught at Borefts Bier Festival 2012. Hazy golden coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of hops, citrus and pine needles. Fruity flavour of hops, grass and citrus peel. Dry hoppy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color with a white head. Has a fruity malty slightly earthy hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter citrus flavor. has a fruity malty hoppy bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 2, 2013 29th September 2012
Borefts Beer Festival IV. Day 2. Hazy gold beer, little white head. Light crisp palate. Semi dry. A little creamy malt. Fresh tangerine pith. Mild and slightly earthy grapefruit. Hop spice. A little hop skunk. Dry finish with a hop sting linger. Refreshing.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (14287) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 13, 2012
Bottle at De Molen After Show Party 2012 ... Golden yellow .. thin white head ... soft floral zezty lemon ... (oh i dont think i like this hop) soft fruit ... ok ... but not my thing

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13393) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2012
Draught at Borefts BeerFest 2012. Cloudy yellow - white head. Fruity, hay, grassy, dry grassy, toasted, hoppy, citrus, light bitterness, nice malty, light oiley body.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (11835) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Draft at Birefts. Hazy golden color, medium white head. Aroma of citrus, scallions, meadow, very nice. Taste is bitter citrus.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11119) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 20, 2012
Boreft Beer Festival 2012. Hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma dominated by kiwi and tangerine. Sweetish fruity flavour with a nice bitter finish


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