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Brewed by Wild Rose Brewery
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Calgary, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Wild Rose IPA (India Pale Ale) is a beautiful copper-coloured ale, rich in caramel malt character and well balanced with plenty of hops. An authentic India Pale Ale, this IPA is handcrafted for the true ale drinker.
So hop to it.
6.0% alc./vol.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sseb69 (1404) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 21, 2013
Bouteille 341 ml. 6%. Couleur ambrée, mousse beige. Arôme de citrus, un peu de résine, malt. En bouche,malt caramel, houlbon résineux un peu d’agrumes. Finale céréales caramel et un peu de houblon. Bonne mais pas une top IPA.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
andrewturba (920) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 12, 2013
Pours a clear amber colour with a big sticky off white head that leaves good lace. Aroma is citrus, sweet caramel malts, and grass. Flavour is mild bitterness that lingers, resin, grapefruit, some sweet caramel and slightly metallic. Kind of a beginner ipa where the malts come out way more than most and the hops are a bit weak.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfinney23 (1423) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Tap @ the brewery. Not particularly pale nor hoppy, though there’s enough grapefruit and pine to make it tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Narnad (1417) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2013
Pours a hazy copper with a great long staying off-white head. Aroma has a lot of cascade lemon/orange citrus with a mild amount of grassy character and a finishing note of some toasted malt. Flavor is good with a stronger grassy flavor than the nose indicated with a mild lemony citrus middle and a smooth toasty ending. Body is modest with a lot of fine carbonation lending an almost creamy feeling. Overall a very good, drink every day type of IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Viper666 (2763) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 10, 2013
Bouteille 1L sous le nom de "Wild Rose Industrial Park Ale" à 5,5% abv. De couleur dorée foncée et légèrement voilée. Nez de houblon résineux, légèrement citrique et herbeux (thé et herbes mouillées), moyen de caramel butterscotch, léger de fruits (agrumes sucrées) avec des notes notes de grains de malt sucrés et des traces épicées (poivre). Moyenne-mince en bouche avec un pétillement moyen ainsi qu’une texture huileuse. Goût moyennement amer de houblon citrique, floral et aux notes terreuses (une amertume présente en arrière-goût toute la gorgée) avec un moyen goût fruité (agrumes, faibles notes d’abricots) lors de l’entrée en bouche auquel se rajoute un goût malté de caramel doux avec des notes de butterscotch ainsi que des notes de grains de malt sucrées puis à mesure que la gorgée progresse le houblon reprend le dessus en affichant un caractère légèrement résineux et herbeux (thé asséchant avec des traces de menthe verte et d’herbes mouillées) jusqu’en finale. Post-goût long-moyen et un peu sec, moyennement amer de houblon moyennement résineux et citrique et légèrement herbeux avec des petites notes fruitées (zeste d’agrumes).

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Reimer96 (1064) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 18, 2013
Pours a clear orangish amber with a big creamy off white head. Big Aroma of citrus and grassy hops with some caramel and malts. Taste has some malts, bread and some bitterness. The malt to bitterness isn?t balanced very well. Overall it?s an ipa I’d give to someone to get them into the style. The smell is far better than the taste.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mnurda (1085) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 24, 2012
On tap at craft in Calgary. Nice hop taste bit metallic. Average ipa Beowulf have again in a pinch ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (2576) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - AUG 24, 2012
Bottle, brought back from Canada by Jim - thanks! Pours clear amber with a small white head and some lacing. Aroma is citrus (orange/grapefruit), spruce and pine. Flavor is the same, mildly sweet with earthy notes and a bit of metal. Finish is lightly bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
reebtogi (3833) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 9, 2012
341ml bottle was named "Industrial Park Ale" when I first tried it and pours a pale amber color with a finger of white head that leaves some spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma is grapefruit and caramel with some floral notes. Taste is grapefruit hop bitterness with an underlying caramel malty sweetness. A nicely balanced brew with a medium body and adequate carbonation. Not quite as nice as some of the IPA’s from our neighbors to the South, but still a satisfactory brew that deserves a taste.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
kliggerwar (114) - - AUG 1, 2012
Is bitter and the sweetness isnt great let the hop heads like it. Not great.


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