overall
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24
style
Brewed by Belhaven (Greene King)
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 577   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
previously 5.3%

Belhaven Brewerys flagship American-style IPA. A bold but refreshing ale using pale malt to provide sweetness and a little Crystal malt for extra toffee and a touch of astringency. Challenger provides clean bitterness and an underlying herbal hoppyness. Hersbrucker adds a little fruit, spiciness and floral character and Cascade as the late hop adds masses of grapefruit citrus aroma and taste and floral fragrance. All three hops contribute to the bold bitterness and satisfying finish as well as the huge hop store aroma.
Ingredients: Pale malt, Cascade, Hersbrucker and Challenger hops.

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2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solros (88) - stockholm, - APR 26, 2013
A good IPA. Not too much perfume, but its ok. The beer has a nice exciting flavor. Fresh and moderately bitter finish.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarcinG (606) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2016
Butelka 330ml. Zloty kolor. Piana biala ,srednia opada szybko. W aromacie dominuja nuty owocow tropikalnych z sosnowym akcentem w tle. W smaku owoce takie jak ananas mango i markuja sa na pierwszym planie,dlatego piwo wydaje sie slodkie...cytrusowe i sosnowe akcenty malo widoczne. Dobra ,chociaz jak dla mnie za slodka ipa.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Karstenborg (831) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 28, 2016
Clear golden with a small off-white head. Aroma is honey, flowers and citrus. Taste is caramel, lime and pineapple

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nevalainen (639) - FINLAND - NOV 27, 2016
Clear amber color with white head. Aroma is hoppy fruits, citrus. Taste has a bit of bitterness, but its quite sweet after all. Ok ipa, but I prefer them more bitter.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Raistlin (327) - London, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 21, 2016
Pours a clear golden colour with a small beige head. Aroma is malt, fruit, citrus, hops. Taste is sweet leading to a moderate hoppy finish. Too sweet of a finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hatzer (181) - Nuneaton, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2016
Quite like this stuff good pour nice head fresh crisp good scottish attempt braveheart freedom

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Korcz (936) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 14, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beer_rel_goals (6) - - NOV 12, 2016 does not count
Nice with a bit of spice and caramel in the taste. Pale copper hue. Poured with little head out of bottle.Very drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chris__hartley (423) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2016
It pours clear copper; the head is off-white and foamy. The aroma has notes of: pine resin, toffee, grapefruit, alcohol, and cracker. The taste is medium-light bitter. The palate is medium-light bodied, with light carbonation, and has a medium finish. Overall, its not very interesting.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
portwood (217) - Markham, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2016
Caramel, honey, sweet citrus, light floral hops. Low carbonation, malty sweet, medium body. Tangerine, caramel, low bitterness. This is a very middle of the road beer, too sweet and lacks the bitterness of a typical IPA (5.6% bottle bb Sept 2017)

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
erling1000 (628) - - OCT 10, 2016
A scottish, amber IPA with low, white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, hops, citrus, light juniper. Taste is bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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