Brewed by Weird Beard
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 162   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Cask, Keg & Bottle Conditioned; Regular. ABV may vary.
Batches 0005 0014 0027 0032 (slight change to malt bill for batch 0027 and later)

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Grains: Pale, CaraRed, Munich
Hops: Summit, Apollo, Citra, Columbus

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (2476) - Tokyo, JAPAN - DEC 31, 2013
Tap at Craft Clapham. Light amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is pineapple, bit skunky, citrus, tropical. Taste is good, tropical fruit, bit chewy, nice bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (2016) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2013
On tap at The Rover. Hazy dark orange with a creamy white head. Aroma has sweet tropical fruits (mainly pineapple), grass, malt and light pine. Taste is sweet pineapple with a light smooth bitterness, smooth medium bitter finish, soft carbonation and medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 29, 2013
Pours amber/brown with citrus fruits and some sweetness, fudge, also on the nose. Hippy bitterness on the palate with a slight grapefruit edge, also a pine nut end to a long finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnRMurdoch (3619) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - DEC 28, 2013
Hazy amber brown, not much head. Sweet pine hop aroma. Sweet fruity tar pine hop flavour. Bitter sweet hoppy aftertaste. A solid IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zacgillbanks (2888) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. A hazy golden-orange beer with pineapple and tropical fruit flavours, sweet toffee notes and a spicy, zesty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyrmir (3864) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 21, 2013
On tap. Clear deep golden with white head. Aroma of malt, grain, grapefruit. Taste is grain, malt, fruit, grapefruit, grass and earthy notes. Decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (5903) - Billdal, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2013
Draught from The Rover Very sweet aroma; pound cake and tropical fruits. Rather yeasty flavour. Medium, herby bitterness. Mango and peaches.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rlgk (12430) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2013
Draught at The Rover, Göteborg. Hazy pale golden beer with a nice offwhite head. Hoppy fruity aroma, citrus, hay, peach, hay, raisins, floral, some pine. Hoppy floral flavor, caramel, pine needles, citrus, mango, herbal notes. Really refreshing beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmgreenuk (5427) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - DEC 18, 2013
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines and shared with Kermis on the NS HiSpeed tasting to Antwerp. Poured a hazy medium amber with a big frothy white head. The aroma is big grassy nettle hop and sweet fruit. The flavour is medium bitter with a lovely smooth spicy hop, very slightly metallic, rich fruit palate. Medium bodied with lively carbonation and a short hoppy menthol bitter finish. Despite the ABV, there was no alcohol burn. A super fresh, smooth and well balanced beer. It’s up above Pliny for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kermis (6193) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 14, 2013
Bottle shared thanks to Jmgreenuk on an NS Hispeed tasting. Pours cloudy golden brown with an off white head. Aroma of citrus, orange peel, caramel malt and a little yeastiness. Flavour is moderate sweet and over moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

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