Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: American Pale Ale
Bakewell, England


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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Cask, Occasional;

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (23007) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 28, 2007
Cask at Peterborough Beer Fest. Deep golden. Citric grapefruity hop aroma. Dense and sweet, yet never fruity . Quite intense hoppiness with very sweet buttery malt. Tastes like 9%, drinks like 4%. Thornbridge Hall do great stuff!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wyzzywyz22 (2108) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2008
Cask, Bodega, Newcastle Upon Tyne. This had a definite whiff of quality about it. Golden colour with a thin white head. Inticing aroma with bags of citrus and hop. Just knew I was going to like this. Very well balanced aromatic hop in the flavour and just very drinkable. Wish I could get this on a regular basis.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackafholmes (993) - - JUL 31, 2014
Cask from the stags head sheffield. Pale amber ale with a creamy white head, thick lacing. Citrus aroma abound, orange lemon some grapefruit too. Bitterness dominates. Nice subtle carbonation, medium body. A good apa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2008
Cask at Green Man, Ashbourne, Derbyshire. Pint. Everyone else watching Olympic cycling. Dark gold with a small white head. Citric hop aroma and some grassiness, with a buttery malt background. Sweet, oily malt taste. Mid to strong bitterness. Liked it. But, sorry, lads, I only rated it 3.6.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Svesse (7725) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2008
(Cask at The Rake, Southwark, London, 9 Aug 2008) Golden colour with frothy, white head. Fruity, hoppy nose with notes of citrus, mainly grapefruit. Fruity, hoppy taste with citrus (orange, grapefruit), apricots and a generous, citrussy bitterness in the finish. Very nice, very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerViking (3991) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2009
Full bodied with aromas of hop and citrus, lots of dry bitterness, malt and orange on the palate. Satisfying and thirst quenching.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43245) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ CASK Pub & Kitchen, 6 Charlwood Street, London, Greater London England SW1V 2EE.

Clear medium orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, toasted, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, orange, peach, light grapefuit. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100802]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
foxo82 (843) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2012
Cask at The Victoria, Birmingham. Looks great, the best lacing you could wish for. Nothing noticeable about the aroma but a decent mix of maltiness and oats in the taste. Decent bitter finish without being dry. Smooth mouthfeel. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (17052) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2012
Cask @ The Wharf, Aalborg. Hazy golden with a small off/white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and rather hoppy - peach and citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 251212

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teorn88 (6047) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2015
Backlog rating. Cask at CBC Covent Garden, London. It pours a clean light golden color with small white head. Aroma is citrus grapefruit grass. Taste is dry bitter with citrus grapefruit grass melon. Light to medium body with soft carbonation. Overall, very nice

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