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Brewed by Windswept
Style: American Pale Ale
Lossiemouth, Moray, Scotland

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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A citrussy India Pale Ale. Brewed with 3 varieties of British malts, balanced by 3 varieties of American hops.
Tasting: Citrus hops balanced with complex malts. Long tangy finish


Graham77's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Graham77 (233) - Glasgow, - OCT 31, 2013
500ml bottle. Fruity, citrus,piny aroma. Small off white head, clear amber colour. The taste is medium bitter but with bready malt noticeable. A very nice,refreshing beer.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
williamstome (891) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Orange-gold pour, white head. Aroma of orange and bread. Round flavor of bread and spice.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabuzzer (54) - - AUG 23, 2014
Cask @ Munro’s. Hoppy aroma, not quite matched in the mouth due to strong malty flavours. Well balanced, decent beer, but definitely not an American pale ale

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2285) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 22, 2014
Cask at SRAF 2013. Pours golden amber, light peach on nose, sweet toffee malts, nice and bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Velkyal (296) - Gordonsville, Virginia, USA - JUL 20, 2014
on cask at castle tavern. Pours a light copper/amber with a half inch of white foam. Aroma was some citrus, a bit of resin, but nothing really stood out. Taste was mostly toffee and citrus hops. Finish was dry but a bit watery. Decent without being anything special.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Garrold (1336) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2014
Bottle from Archer Road Beer Stop, Sheffield. Hazy orange. Scummy, white head. Mild, orange zest. Some fusty malt. Taste is light, fruity sweet. Light dry. Light bitter. Soft, light syrup feel on the palate. Fusty finish.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nulptr (114) - SCOTLAND - JUN 6, 2014
cask at number 27, inverness, march 2014. beautiful pour that takes some time to settle. nice creamy mouthfeel, diminishing over time. hops dominate. grapefruit, orange, coriander...really didn’t care for the blonde so this makes me think to give Windswept another go. good but not going to give e.g. Happy Chappy any real competition just yet.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MrJamesMcEwan (40) - SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2014
Bottle. Pours cloudy, dark amber, with a thick white/tan head that settles thin & holds. Medium bodied, medium carbonation, fine bubbles. Aroma is weak citrus & pine trees. Taste is slightly bitter, orange, tangy, malty of bread & wood. Mouthfeel soft. Finish is bitter, sharp & refreshing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SaintMatty (5257) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 1, 2014
Cask (Town Wall, Newcastle) - Amber in colour. Peach, toffee and apricot in the aroma. Moderately hoppy taste with peach, toffee and a faint hint of citrus detected.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Scottishchris (180) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 27, 2014
Quick rate. Bottle from Natural Retreats Storehouse. Decent bitter with underlying sweetness. Fine but won't be seeking it out.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ianwelby (479) - SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2014
Clear amber beer with a thin head. Aroma is a citrus and malt blend. Flavour is citrus-y with a hoppy, grassy feel to it. Finish is dry and fresh, a very summery beer.


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