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Windswept Tornado

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Brewed by Windswept
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Lossiemouth, Moray, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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cask and bottled
Crafted with a robust malt character to compliment the tropical fruit and resinous pine of the amazing Citra Hop. Let Tornado blow you away.
Tasting: Tropical fruit and resinous pine mix with toffee and caramel malts.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mr_h (2816) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 22, 2014
Cask by hand-pump at Bon Accord, Glasgow (6.7% abv on the pump-clip) - hazy amber brown, bubbly off-white head, sweet malty, fruity aroma, sporadic lacing, sweet, toffee, fruity, viscous, very well balanced, easy to drink

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (10884) - DENMARK - JUL 29, 2014
Bottle.Dark amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, caramel, hop and citrus. Flavour is malt, fruit, caramel, citrus, hop, little earthy, medium sweet and medium bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (2122) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle. Toffee malt on nose, sweet toffee up front, juicy pine, citrusy, really good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
doradobotella (94) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 10, 2014
Apariencia: De un tono ámbar coronado por una capa de espuma blanca, no muy duradera. Aroma: Bastante intenso a frutas tropicales, con notas que recuerdan a pino y resina. Sabor: De amargor moderado, agradable y muy frutal; es realmente refrescante.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2014
29th May 2014
Hazy deep red - amber beer, small bubbly pale cream coloured head. Palate is crisp and a little dry. Smooth malt base, touch of creamy sweetness. Light tangy start to the hops. Nice pine, slightly spice and a trace of mint. Light touch of tangerine marmalade and a whisper of something tropical. Light finish, mild bitter linger. Super drinkable. Good job.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen2 (787) - NORWAY - MAY 21, 2014
Clear amber. Dense and persistent beige head. Aroma of grape fruit and tropical fruits. Citrus, pine shoots and grass in taste. Citrusy aftertaste. Moderate bitterness.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Scottishchris (175) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 28, 2014
Bottle from Natural retreats storehouse, john o groats. Dark amber thin white head. Pine resin grapefruit nose. Thin mouthfeel, slightly foosty underlying taste though. Not sure about it.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ianwelby (464) - SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2014
Amber beer with a thin head. The aroma is hoppy and bitter-sweet. The taste is initially very sweet, but the hop starts to come through after that and the distinct citra hops come in with it. The sweetness lingers with the hop in the finish, being both sweet around the mouth while remaining dry on the tongue. Very drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuartyboy (634) - SCOTLAND - APR 4, 2014
Bottle from spirits co in Glasgow deep amber reddy beer malty toffee sweetness some sharp hoppy notes and some light pine nice ballance and not overly bitter like some big hop beer

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
danlo (1131) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2014
330ml bottle. Dark amber colour, foam white head leaving some lacing and aroma of caramel, fruity citrus. Taste is sweet malty, caramel, toffee with floral orange & pine hop and light earthy bitterness. Syrupy mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft to medium carbonation, dry tangy finish. Quite OK.


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