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Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: American Pale Ale
Bakewell, England

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RATINGS: 537   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Cask & Cold Filtered Bottle; Regular.
Typical of a New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc wine, this wonderful South Pacific Ale has a great grassy nose with kiwi fruits in abundance. The wonderful fruity mouth gives way to a great bitter finish. 5.2%


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
esp0r (1752) - NORWAY - FEB 7, 2014
On tap at Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri
Golden hazy, white head. Smells of grapes, citrus, spices and malts. Moderate sweet, quite clean, some grapes and citrus. Medium bitter finish, resins and zests

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
VsXsV (1895) - Linköping, SWEDEN - FEB 2, 2014
Draught. Light hazy light golden liquid with medium white head. Aroma of citrus, lemon peel, bread, biscuit, tangerine and earthy hops. Taste is dry light to medium bitter with notes of citrus, tangerine, mango and biscuit. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Ok.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RW80 (341) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 2, 2014
0,5l Bottle. Appearance: Pale blonde with a medium white head, leaving hardly lacing. Looks like cheap lager. Aroma: Citrus and Kiwi. Taste:Strong Lemon, Kiwi, flavor with some soft grassy notes. In the aftertaste a little bit of grapefruit shows up. Dry, medium bitter finish. Thin body, medium carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MalcolmTucker (672) - SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle. Very pale yellow. Crisp grassy aroma. Flavour showcases the Nelson Sauvon hop perfectly. Bitter citrus finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ElectroMod (87) - - JAN 16, 2014
Bottle from Y Delyn Wine Bar, Mold. Pours a clear yellow with a thin white head. Aroma is citrussy, passionfruit and pineapple. Taste is pineapple, hops and citrus. Medium carbonation and light bitterness on the finish. Tasty!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierkoning (9822) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JAN 16, 2014
Bottle. Pale blonde. Urine and citrus in the aroma. Grapefruit. Strong lemon and pineapple flavor with soft grassy notes. Lemon and grapefruit aftertaste. Thinnish, but lots of flavor.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
curepute (122) - New York, USA - JAN 7, 2014
UPDATED: JAN 8, 2014 Bright clear golden. Tropical hop nose. Grassy, tropical, melon taste. Light body, nice malt profile. Hops not to big or complex but good. Always like Thornbridge.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TipsyMcStager (1128) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 7, 2014
Don’t know if i’d put this in American pale. Pours light golden with white foamy head. There is some grassiness/fruitiness. Also some graininess. Definitely some hops there, not overwhelming. Basically a nice refreshing patio beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Buongiorgio00 (576) - - JAN 6, 2014
Sempre piacevole, la Kipling da la certezza di una buona bevuta. L’aroma leggermente fruttato è intrigante quanto il gusto amaro, con note di frutta estiva e sottili note resinose ed erbacee. Finale secco e decisamente amaro. Forse il tutto risulta piuttosto leggero al primo impatto, ma questa signorina sa farsi amare.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerfest5 (1060) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 6, 2014
All the descriptions are true, but I suppose the taste was very light compared to my expectations. A nice floral and citrus nose off the pillowy white head. The color is cloudy yellow to orange which is extremely appetizing. The taste falls short however to such a nice beginning.


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