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

bottled
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on tap
common

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RATINGS: 182   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, Keg & Bottle Conditioned; Regular. ABV may vary.
Batches 0005 0014 0027 0032 (slight change to malt bill for batch 0027 and later)

Rough day at work? Crack open a Five O’clock Shadow and be at one with your stubble. This American IPA is the real Desperate Dan of the beer world, hoppy uncompromising and goes well with a cow pie. Embrace your inner cowboy. Yee Ha!

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


STEVIE_NIX's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
STEVIE_NIX (35) - - MAY 3, 2013
Bottle from cotteridge wines. this has a lovely hop aroma on pouring. Very resinous. Pours a dark amber with small white head. Taste is initially light but with a big hop bitterness coming in right after. Hints of spice then are overtaken by a real grapefruity peachy mouth. I enjoyed this the more i drank it. the taste remained in my mouth for a good while after. reminded me of Arbors Yakima valley from a few years back. pretty good id say.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cunningham (5726) - Halden, NORWAY - AUG 28, 2015
Appearance: Hazy golden color with a fine white head that leaves an ok lacing.
Aroma: Citric hoppy, pine, mild fruity and malty.
Palate: Medium + body. Moderate sweet and a nice bitterness. Average to soft carbonation. Semi dry texture.
Taste: Lovely tasty citric hoppy, tropical fruity, malty and pine.
Overall impression: Tasty and pleasant IPA.
Personal stats: On tap at Weird Beard Tap takeover at BrewDog Camden in London, England

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
77ships (5500) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - AUG 17, 2015
330 ml. bottle drank @ Billie’s Bier Kafétaria. Bottled on 03/15. Batch 0171. Pours very hazy orange, big white head. Nose is very murky orange peel, very dry, dry fruits bitter with lots of yeast. Taste is harsh bitter with no balance & plenty of yeast, raw bitterness almost reminiscent of quinine tonic, very bitter dry aspirin, dried peel & big yeast. Just harsh & overly yeasty really. Dough. Body is overly bitter & dry + overly yeast. Heavy yeast, gives it yoghurt-like yeast. Not sure if age plays a big role or it just wasn’t my thing. It still had a long way away from the BBF date.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
weordie (365) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2015
Pours copper with a huge foamy white head. Aromas of citrus fruits. Nice sweet start gives way to hugely bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jerre (3014) - Waregem, BELGIUM - AUG 8, 2015
Bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck, taqste @ home 04.08.’15. Light hazy darkgolden to orange color, with a white head. Aroma: sweet, tropical fruits, citrus/lemon, hops. Medium body. Taste: softsweet start, heavy bitterness, loverly citrus and exotic fruits. Nice brew.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1319) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - JUL 28, 2015
Citrice puțin afumate, seacă și foarte rășinoasă.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (6596) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 25, 2015
Bottle from Beermerchants. Pours almost clear deep golden with a huge creamy off-white head.Lovely flowery hop aroma, combined with tropical fruits and resins.Clean & dry mouthfeel. Taste is deep orangy, resinous hops, lots of juicy citrus, very good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TimE (4149) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 16, 2015
Nice full bodied with lots of malt back bone, which is very clean. Decent fruitiness. Straight forward, slightly sweet but enjoyable IPA

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
evannell (283) - - JUL 5, 2015
Od razu czuć, kto robił to piwo. Porządnie nachmielone, pięknie rozchodzi się po kubkach smakowych. Chce się więcej.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BRW (1485) - Barcelona, SPAIN - JUN 29, 2015
On tap at Biercab. Amber colour with white head. Tropical fruits, citric aroma. Sweet, tropical fruits, citric, juice taste. Medium body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DanielBrown (4143) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle at Craven Arms, Birmingham. Full flavoured, sweet IPA. Raspberry Tootie Frootie. Insistent. Presses the tongue pleasingly.


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