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Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: American Pale Ale
Bakewell, England

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RATINGS: 583   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%


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34595) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2008
Cask (handpump) @ Wellington (formerly Cask & Cutler), Sheffield, Bedfordshire England S3 8GG.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light malty, toasted, moderate hoppy, flowers, grass, citrus, elderflower. Flavor is moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a long to average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. (270708)

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30902) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2008
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a white head. Smooth hoppy and fruity aroma. Flavour is fresh hoppy with a light citrusy note. Light bitter and mild fruity into a light finish. Nice and crisp hoppy brew.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29207) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2010
Bottled. A golden beer with a huge off-white head. The aroma has notes of elderflower and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of elderflowers as well as lighter notes of malt, honey, and straw, leading to a dry honey finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2010
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a clear golden with a rich off-white head. Exotic fruity hop aroma. Medium body, sweet fruits and a light citric touch - there’s a vague cardboard touch. Discreetly bitter finish. No more an APA than your typical British Golden Ale. 180110

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20640) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2008
Bottle at EBF 2008. Clear yellow coloured with a meidum sized white head. Fruity aroma of hops, caramel and butterscotsch with flowery notes. Fruity flavour of hops and flowers with notes of grass and pine needles. Hoppy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20274) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2009
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2009 Cask@GBBF2009. Yellowish golden colour, not much head. Aroma is extremely fruity and grassy hops. Flavour is fruity and wooden hops along with some earthy notes. Very pleasantly balanced. 6 3 7 3 13

Cask@The White Horse, Parsons Green, London.Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is a lot of Nelson Sauvin (aka superfruity). Flavour is the same along with some cheesy and wooden notes as well as mild earthy and herbal notes. 8 3 6 3 14

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (19308) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUN 6, 2010
Bottled at The Globe, Central, HongKong. Almost clear golden, brief head. Grassy gooseberry aroma. Dry and light bodied. Crisp and fresh, richly hoppy and almost woody like a really dry chardonnay. Growing late bitterness. An unusually distinctive bottled English ale with a lot of character, yet retaining full drinkabaility. A class act!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (16537) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 22, 2008
Bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. Fruity malty aroma with fresh hoppy hints. Sweet malty fruity hoppy flavor with lots of citrus and kiwi fruit. Fruity grassy hoppy finish. Really nice one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (14711) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2011
24th December 2007
Low carbonation. Fruity beer - intense hoppy dry finish.Perhaps a trace of Kiwi but it’s not as obvious as the description says.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiulijn (14380) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 4, 2009
Bottle from Eataly, Bologna
Hazy blond color. Delicate but persistent aroma, with elderflowers and passion fruit, a bit grassy too. Dry mouthfeel, dry toffee flavor, with vivid bitterness and hints of passion fruit. Long final, dry bitterness. Very pleasant.


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