DavidSvinth (324) - DENMARK - DEC 14, 2017 julieimagery (182) - Coconut creek, Florida, USA - JUL 11, 2012
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Another amazing creation from stone! This has just the right amount of IPA to sweetness offered by the Belgian yeast strands. This is perfect for my palette, sweet on the front and a nice bitter finish that doesn’t overpower the taste buds. =] Thank you WOB.
UPDATED: DEC 14, 2017 Positiv overraskelse her.
Masser af humle i næsen. På den frugtige måde.
Rund i smagen, mindre bitter og tør end forventet.
Virkelig en lækker ipa! miki74 (26) - Sabadell, SPAIN - DEC 10, 2017
UPDATED: DEC 10, 2017 Refrescante,de cuerpo ligero,con sabor y aromas a platano por el tipo de levadura belga,notas de especies. nathanvc (766) - Brugge, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2017
Birthday can from Dranken Geers, Oostakker; thanks to Anke & family! blueruin (214) - - NOV 28, 2017
Best before: August 2017.
Pours clear Tripel-like golden with a frothy, collapsing, white head. The aroma contains yeast, flowery hops, spices, banana (even some faint, undisturbing and hardly artificial bubblegum), mango, grapefruit and passionfruit. It tastes light fruity & malty sweet (more banana) and medium to heavy hoppy bitter; dry, hoppy, bit yeasty finish. Medium body, slick texture, fizzy to soft carbonation. Great cross-over!
Can at home. Pours deep yellow with a persistent bubbly head about one finger thick. Lazy light carbonation. Aroma almost wheat-beer like – spicy funky banana. In the mouth, some banana, spice and hops plus strong soapy/hoppy finish which is relatively short-lived. Punchy grass and some juicy fruit but a little soapy. deepdrinker (321) - Leeds, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2017
The mouthfeel of this is too hot – Admittedly not a huge fan of Stone beers which I often think are a bit unnecessarily brash, but knocking a percent off this would be much more palatable.
UPDATED: NOV 28, 2017 golden hazy colour in appearance, very Belgium style aftertaste similar to la chouffe
hohops (1118) - Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2017
Appearance is cloudy golden, with a 1-2 finger pure white head. Aroma- Belgian yeast, spices, banana, orange peel, grapefruit, malty hints. Taste- hops, spicy notes, orange, hints of grapefruit and pineapple, bitter hop resin, bready malt undertones. Smooth mouthfeel, bitter at the end. Good stuff. rodsquad (355) - Aberdeen, SCOTLAND - NOV 24, 2017
Can from Fountainhall Wines. Pours a clear vibrant gold with a nice fluffy off-white head. Got to admit, it looks delicious. Aromas have a soft sweet banana and mild fudge. A gentle dry peppery warmth and a fresh summer berry cordial. The dry spice is more prominent in the flavours but it’s a stand out fruity profile that stands tallest. A real nice bittered leafy hop balances the fruit. A soft medium body with a crisp sparkle. It’s really refreshing. I struggle to believe the difference the choice of yeast makes to a recipe’s outcome. Everything feels balanced and fruity with a dry freshness. I reckon I prefer this to standard Stone IPA but I definitely need another to confirm. jacobarts (255) - Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2017
Clear pale color with huge fluffy white head. Aroma. Citrus, grapefruit, belgian yeast, funky stuff. Taste: same. Medium bitter ending. Grassy aftertaste. jonasdm (34) - - NOV 5, 2017
Can 33cl. Clear golden color with white head. Aroma has a lot of fruit and hops. Taste malt and hops, like elderflower and lemon with classic IPA bitterness. dorain (694) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 26, 2017
Vom Fass (gebraut in Berlin) im Stone Brewing Berlin 2016-07 getrunken. Deutlich leichter zu trinken als die Variante mit Salbei (Sage). Auch die IPA-Noten sind weit im Hintergrund gerückt.