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Brewed by Fullerís
Style: American Pale Ale
London, England

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RATINGS: 342   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Cask: Unfiltered; Bottle: Filtered
Wild River is a double-hopped pale ale, inspired by some of the finest craft brewers from the USA, bursting with citrus hop flavours. Brewed to 4.5% ABV, the beer uses some of the best known hop varieties from the West Coast of the US ó Liberty, Willamette, Cascade and Chinook.

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3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jooilakon (74) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2017
Can 330 ml from Waitrose. Sweet, delicious aromas with floral notes and hints of caramel sweetness. Clear golden body with a small white head. Predominantly malty but well balanced with bitterness and floral notes from hops. Good beer!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kingi (648) - - MAY 14, 2017
Nice beer. Nothing special but it does manage a good balance between a bit of sweetness with the light hoppy body. easy drinking nice beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
danielst (400) - AUSTRIA - MAY 11, 2017
Both cask & can. Hazy yellow color. Fresh lemon and grapefruit rind aroma, bit of yeast and floral notes. Dry and assertive hop bitterness, aromatic piney hops; mild carbonation. Good stuff.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thejackpacker (376) - East Sussex, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2017
Can from brewery. A very hoppy beer from Fullers and smells delicious and tastes really good too. Only thing I would say is it tastes like a craft hoppy ale made by Fullers if anyone knows what I mean (old school trying new school). Still very nice though.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kalervo (1040) - FINLAND - APR 24, 2017
Sohvilla 1/2017. Quite easy, not very aggressively hoppy pale ale. Well balanced anyway.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ThreeCats (888) - ISRAEL - APR 17, 2017
Nice clear gold color with good head. Aroma of grapefruit rinds and some oxidation. Taste fairly bitter, clean, grapefruit notes all around. Too bad my sample was clearly oxidized, because I got the sense this would be quite good fresh.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
CH-303 (2175) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - MAR 28, 2017
Appearance: Light golden, clear. Tiny head.
Aroma: Light malt, some fruits.
Taste: Nice malt, light hops. Some caramel? Smooth.
Bought: Sainsburyís (England), 500 ml, £?.??
Info: 21/3-2017, BB: 1/4-2018

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lello4ever (944) - ITALY - MAR 24, 2017
Biondo chiara con schiuma evanescente e vaporosa. Aroma piuttosto dimesso erbe e fiori. Una discreta amarezza dei luppoli con punte di agrumi migliora la bevuta. Ben carbonata. Accettabile.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (13888) - Randers, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2017
Draught. Creamy White good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Heavy bitter flavor. Long moderate bitter finish. Oily palate.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (3931) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - FEB 22, 2017
500ml bbOct2017, kindly double-dispatched by BeardedAvenger, merci! - Short: interestingly conflicted UK bitter/APA crossover that injects dramaqueen pineapple, lime and wet pine US hop oils into an earthy British cereal biscuit body. - enticing sweet ice tea aroma, candied lime and ice tea granules with a distinct cereal sulphuriness of a (floor?)-malted rich UK pale malt. Tastes like lemonade mixed with an English bitter, bitter with citrus pith and dry grain hulls. Also: ginger lemon jelly on digestive biscuits. - Big fan of UK bitters under 5%, and the extra allochthonous hoppiness doesnít hurt.


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