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Brewed by ParrotDog
Style: English Pale Ale
Wellington, New Zealand
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A refreshing, fruity New Zealand-hopped aroma floats aloft a golden coloured English malt base and culminates in a smooth New Zealand-hopped bitterness. An easy drinking pale ale, showcasing both malt and hops in unbiased amounts.

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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CurlyJoe (26) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 27, 2016
Cloudy orange with a little white foam. Hoppy aroma with some caramel. Quite sweet to taste but is backed up with a solid amount of hops and earthiness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lunkie (1847) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 27, 2016
Hop fruit aroma. Clear Amber Colour great head and lacing. Malt herbal hop floral fruit flavour. Smooth palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (8640) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 30, 2016
[8394-20160530] Tap. Light leafy green floral aroma. Clear, orange body with a long-lasting foamy off-white head and some lacing. Some citrus and leafy hops flavour. Medium body. Bitter and good. (7/3/8/4/15) 3.7
(@ ParrotDog brewery, Wellington, NZ)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (10019) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2016
2016-05-30. Yellow body, nice white head. 3+ Aroma is moderately fruity and hoppy, light pale malt. Flavour is lightly bitter and fruity, pale malt. Average bodied palate, good carbonation. Enjoyable but relatively mild. 7/3/7/3/14 Sampled at Parrotdog, Wellington, NZ.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Luvystypotables (1733) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - APR 8, 2016
A malt aroma with a hint of citrus, pours a clear caramel color with a short lasting white head. A funky sweet taste with notes of malt and caramel. Medium body and a lightly bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
canadiankiwi (146) - NEW ZEALAND - JAN 11, 2016
Pours Amber with slight frothy head. Sweet malt smell and taste. Weirdly smells like kool aid. Malt taste with a smallllll amount of hop finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
willisread (2807) - Owensboro, Kentucky, USA - OCT 31, 2015
Bottle from Tanakaya. Pours a clear, straw gold with a small white head that lingers throughout. Very nice lacing as well. Mango, passion fruit and peach on the nose with some light melon notes as well. Medium body with very soft carbonation. Toffee-like malts are there with good fruit forward hops, but not dominant. Very well-balanced and interesting take on a British pale. Lightly bitter finish with some piney, resinous notes.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Davros (2875) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - SEP 9, 2015
Pours amber with a large head. Nose shows soft floral and grassy hops and a bit of biscuity malt. Flavours include biscuity and bready malt alongside some more of the floral and grassy hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
waiake (606) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 15, 2015
luvly aroma of fruit & hops as poured gold & frothy well balanced malty hoppy flavours with a tasty bitter finish glad Ive got 3 more

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tombutlin (248) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 29, 2015
This was quite a nice beer, but I had just finished a Parrotdog Bitterbitch, so this really was the younger sibling, who tries hard but will never beat the original. Think Owen and Ben Franks, or Sam and assorted other Whitelock brothers.


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