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Brewed by Dieu du Ciel
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Montreal, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 368   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Kumquat IPA. Formerly known as Fortunella.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (3852) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22, 2017
Bottle. Somewhat hazy gold with a white head. Aroma of honeyed tenor-register citrus, bread. Some grapefruit. Brooding. 7+ Quite sweet with bread and that toffeeish citrus you get from marmalade. Theres a lean towards dry and a building bitterness as the end approaches. I like the way it gradually grips towards the end. Bottled in Oct 16, but seems not too old. Deep rather than vibrant.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrBunn (2800) - The Wet Side of a Dry Town, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 13, 2017
Bottle. Slightly hazy gold with a big sudsy head and aromas of oranges, peaches, a bit of soap and a little mango. Flavor has a really interesting progression that starts with oranges (kumquats, whatever...) then hits a quick note of malt chewiness (kind of doughy), then intense bitterness that is really non-defined but makes the mouth water and the face shrivel. From there things end with a kind of kumquat pith citrus ending. Interesting, to say the least, but it doesnt really fit well together as a product. Its more like a jumble of different parts that have been stuck together...

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Menorman714 (14) - Gambrills, Maryland, USA - MAY 13, 2017
Alewife Baltimore draft. A bit odd. Too bitter in a weird way. Not my favorite aftertaste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nearbeer (5297) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 6, 2017
11.5 oz. bottled 2016-05-06. Lightly hazy orange-amber with a frosting of creamy foam. Aroma is papaya, resin, mango and a bit of toffee. Tastes the same plus some wooden hop on the finish. Almost-medium bodied with a smooth low-medium carbonation and a nice balance.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Padedze (37) - - MAY 5, 2017
Clean aroma of citrus and tropical fruits with a soft malty background. Bright appearance, clear orange hue. Short lasting head. Very well balanced. Crisp and fruity taste. A very enjoyable beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nutjes (775) - Heestert-Zwevegem, BELGIUM - APR 13, 2017
34,1cl(!?)-fles van bij Bierhalle Deconinck te Vichte. U: Wazig goudblond-oranje met een witte schuimkraag. G: Tropisch fruit, bleekmout en wat citrus. S: Lich tropisch fruitig met een ietwat wrange citrusbitterheid. Ook wat mandarijntoetsen. M: Dorstlesser metmedium carbonatie.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Peb (95) - BELGIUM - APR 5, 2017
Fraiche et ronde en bouche. Fruit, lgre acidit et beaucoup damertume; fleur doranger. Trs bien dans lensemble.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
adamnowek (2477) - Brussels, BELGIUM - APR 2, 2017
Bright yellow with some floaties. Aroma is mild with a bit of kumquat. The taste features far more of the kumquat but with a bitter, tart finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Calisky (2879) - ALSACE, FRANCE - MAR 29, 2017
Couleur jaune orange, forte mousse. Nez fruit confit orange-citron. Gout houblonn fruit orange douce (on sent le kumquat), note damande, fruits jaunes, malt avec un corps bien onctueux en bouche. Fin longue amere et sucre.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hub66 (470) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 26, 2017
Couleur dore; mousse blanche; armes et got malts et fruits (fruits exotiques, kumkat); finale moyennement bien amre


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