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88
style
Brewed by Bristol Beer Factory
Style: American Pale Ale
Bristol, England

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional.
Note: Described by the brewery as a "Regular Special".

Pale ale with aromatic NZ hops. Really strong tropical fruit aromas and a hugely refreshing drink (so be careful!)

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Towey1989 (2463) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2017
Cask at The Roebuck, Leek (Titanic) A clear pale amber colour with a medium off white head. Aroma of passionfruit, peach, grapefruit, some orange, slight pine, a little caramel, a hint of bready malts and subtle grassy hops. Taste of passionfruit, peach, resin, some grapefruit, slight caramel, slight biscuit and subtle grassy hops. Medium bodied and an oily texture. A dryish, fruity, resinous hop bitterness in the finish. Packs a hop punch of NZ goodness, some resin too. Big on flavour, very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
john44 (3000) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2017
Gravity Cask Third of a Pint at Craft 100 Festival at Craft Beer Co, Clapham, London in Oct 2016 - Clear Yellowy Amber in colour. Off-white head. Very Fruity; grapefruit citrus and tropical fruit. Hoppy; piney hops. Malty; biscuity malts. Bittersweet fruity hoppy throughout. Tasty APA. Decent. (2016-10-09)

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FatPhil (15575) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 9, 2017
Gravicask (StABF2016)
Sweet fruity aroma, tropical fruit, sweet bready malts too. Some messy savoury vegetal tastes, DMS present.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (47622) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2016

Cask (gravity) @ Barrel Drop, 7 Hurts Yard, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England NG1 6JD.

[ As Bristol Beer Factory Bitter Kiwi ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, moderate hoppy, tropical fruit, kiwi. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, tropical fruit, kiwi, pale malt, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20151007]
7-3-7-3-14

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (7526) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 11, 2016
Cask at the Craven Arms; clear burnished amber pour with a creamy beige head, aroma has some fresh pine along with grapefruit, taste has intense bitter grapefruit, backed up with some sweet malts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mjp12 (1737) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2016
Fresh green hops, and light bitter finish, very easy drinking and very refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (7632) - Rimini, ITALY - OCT 6, 2016
cask at craft 100. It pours a clean golden color with a small white head. Aroma is fully fruity tangy danky with notes of melon and apricots. Taste is also mellow sweet and fruity with good notes of apricots, melon, tangerine and grass. Medium bodied with OK carbonation. Overall, great

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SamVimes21 (455) - - APR 25, 2016
Cask @ Barley Mow, golden with very little head , grapefruit orange taste , notfor me

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fullpintofbeer (311) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2016
Cask at King Street Brew House, Bristol. Appearance: medium white head, golden colour, cloudy, fair lacing. Aroma: hops, light grapefruit, orange, flowers. Taste: medium bitter. Palate: light to medium bodied, bitter finish, flat. Quite alright beer, light and good for a start of a day.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Stuu666 (12532) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 17, 2016
Cask at the heriot watt beer festival. Pours clear golden, nose is herbal, musty, toffee, taste is sweet, light fruit.


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