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Brewed by Hawkshead
Style: American Pale Ale
Staveley, England

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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & keg; Regular.

Named after the Maori word for ‘little’ this is NZPA’s little brother. Brewed with low colour Maris Otter pale malt and several NZ hops including; Nelson Sauvin, Motueka and Green Bullet.
Crisp with citrus and floral aromas on the nose and huge flavours of gooseberry, grapefruit & tropical fruit.

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3.3
HogTownHarry (7292) - Toronto (Harbourfront), CANADA - FEB 5, 2018
September 14, 2017 - at Old Fountain - handpull cask. Slightly hazy gold, average off-white head. Aroma and taste show modest light cereal grain, a bit sweet, with citrus zest and solid floral bitterness - a bit light, but clean, and a little sharp bite from the Nelson. Light body, mild carbonation with a medium drying semi-bitter finish. Pleasant enough.

3.4
Borresteijn (7663) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 23, 2017
On tap at Uiltje Bar. Clear golden colour, white head. Aroma has this typical English feel to it, light grainy, citrus, gooseberry, grapes. Flavour is light sweet, light grainy, nettles, tropical fruits, citrus, grapes, bitter finish. Light bodied. Decent stuff.

3.4
Iznogud (5000) - CROATIA - NOV 12, 2017
Cask at the Grove, Huddersfield. Clear golden, medium white head. Nice, smooth, light fruit, citrus, light sweetness and moderate bitterness in finish. Soft carbonation. Light bodied. Decent.

3
fonefan (53060) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2017

Cask (handpump) @ Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell, 82 Leather Lane, Clerkenwell, Greater London, England EC1N 7TR.

[ As Hawkshead ITI NZPA ].
ABV: 3.5%. Clear medium yellow colour with a small, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, frutiy malt, pale malt, sweet malt, light to moderate hoppy, citrus, fruity hops, earthy notes. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration, fruity malt, pale malt, citrus, earthy notes. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20161017]
6-3-6-3-12

3.3
harrisoni (19753) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2017
Cask handpull at The Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell. Clear gold colour lasting white head. A little flat in condition. Grapefruit gooseberry flavour. Very dry finish. Ok. Poor condition

4.1
ladnewton (2095) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2017
Cask at CBC, Covent Garden on 28th October 2017. Clear gold with shallow white foam and full lacing. Inviting grassy hop aroma. Rich and intense hoppiness in-mouth with grass, citrus and nuttiness- peanut. Grassy bitterness dominates the finish. Zingy mouthfeel and a medium body. Superb.

4
alextbf (2) - - OCT 27, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2017 On Cask (yes Cask) at The Plough Inn Wreay. Lovely tasty low alcohol beer served properly and with the lovely creaminess that keg beer doesn’t give you. It’s pale and the head clings to the glass until it’s empty and the NZ hops make it more interesting than most of the offerings from the larger brewers

3.3
jjsint (3652) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2017
Keg tap at the Beer Hall, Staveley. Light yellow, almost clear, with a small loose white head. Intense white grape aroma with vinous and grassy notes. Taste is a light yet tenacious bitter, slightly increasing in bitterness to the long hop-led finish. Body's really watery; even the heavy carbonation can't hide this. Refreshing low-ABV pale ale with less character than its bigger cousins, but that's to be expected.

3.3
olsvammel (7338) - Örebro, SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2017
Can from Bottl3.5hop in Stockholm. Hoppy smell with grass, citrus and grapefruit. Strong bitterness. Light body. The bitterness overpowers the hop aroma, could use more sweetness to balance the bitterness. Nice and drinkable though.

2.9
Vighals (4609) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - AUG 29, 2017
Gulbrun klar med fingerh�yt hvitt skum. Lukter gj�r, korn og noe tropiske frukter. Lett. Middels bitter. Sitrusskall, savner s�dmen fra tropiske fruktene som l� i lukten. Middels lang.


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