Brewed by Tuatara Brewing Company
Style: American Pale Ale
Paraparaumu, New Zealand


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RATINGS: 219   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Tuatara’s flagship beer, global best seller and multiple award-winner. A new world pale ale brewed with all New Zealand hops and showcasing the distinctive tropical fruit aromatics and taste profile of NZ hops (Pacific Jade, Cascade, Sauvin and Wai-iti). Offering a deep, long, new age flavour profile. Complex, tastes of herbs, citrus and grapefruit; fresh tropical fruit hop finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Berra (25) - Varberg, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2016
Mjukt tjockt skum. Gyllene i färgen med en sötaktig arom. God eftersmak. En riktigt god Apa!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RickFifty (995) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - JUL 20, 2016
Amber color, tan head. Citrus nose, herbal, light caramel, malty notes. Citrus taste, grapefruit, light malty and fruity, moderate bitterness. Medium body, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arsol (949) - NORWAY - JUL 20, 2016
Klar brun farge med høyt beige skum. lukter av humle og sødme også noe ananas. Medium fylde. Mye smak. Lang bitter avslutning.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (5393) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2016
Bottle at Staffan47, thanks P! Slightly hazy golden with off white head. Aroma is fruity, grapefruit and lemon with pale malt and faint caramel. Taste is Similar, bready caramel malt notes with lots of new world hops, grapefruit and slight woody notes. Pretty good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (7302) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 10, 2016
Tap at Craft Sukhumvit, Bangkok. Poured a clear medium amber with a thin white head and some clingy lace. The aroma is weedy hop, citrus. The flavour is moderate bitter with a slight, woody hop, light floral palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (6007) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 5, 2016
Man, what a trainwreck of a name there. Also, it was a messy gusher. Smells crackery, toasty with a touch of pine. Taste is piney hops and toasty malts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Seffle (455) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 2, 2016
Bottle from SB 160702. Slightly hazy golden amber body with a longlasting creamy off-white head. Distinct fruity aroma with citrus, tropical fruits and all that goes with New world hops. Also malt and bread. Palate with nice bitterness with tropical fruits, orange peels, resins. Good! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mabel (8537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 29, 2016
[8366-20160527] Bottle. Wet citrus malt aroma. Hazy, dark orange body with a big long-lasting creamy off-white head and some lacing. Citrus pip and orangey wood flavour. Medium-full body. Interesting. (6/4/7/4/14) 3.5
(@ Interislander Picton-to-Wellington Ferry, NZ)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
77ships (7432) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 28, 2016
Sampled draft @ Tilburgs Bierfestival 2016. Hazy orange, only a few bubbles, looks a bit flat. Very oily hop oil nose, bathroom esoteric oil & perfume, caramel, sugar. Taste is weird tea & hop oil, tea, bland oily with sugar,.. Flat hop oil & bit too big sugar. Not really into it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (9681) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2016
2016-05-27. Lightly hazy golden amber body, foamy white head. 3+ Aroma is mild, muted fruit and yeast. Notes of biscuity pale malt. Flavour is lightly bitter throughout, muted fruity biscuity pale malt. Average bodied palate, moderate carbonation. 3+ Decent, not nearly as hoppy as I expected/hoped. 6/3/6/3/13-14 Bottle on Interislander Ferry, Picton to Wellington, NZ.

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