MrTipple (6952) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2017
Intense, creamy, overripe tropical fruits, mango, candied citrus fruits. Clear, very dark gold, small, creamy, off-white head. Light bitter. More bittersweet tropical and citrus fruit, overripe papaya, marmalade, orange peel, creamy texture, soft carbonation, medium bodied. Nice. Keg at The Local Taphouse, Melbourne. PabloZab (1750) - Wroclaw, POLAND - NOV 1, 2017
Bottle 330ml. Clear, dark-amber colour. Thin but long ecru colour head, great lacing. Aroma is malty with caramel, toast, biscuits notes and small hint of hops behind. It's delicate but very nice. Medium body, caramel with medium to high, herbal, long bitterness. It is rather in english than amercian IPA style but still is good, heavy in feeling, definitely not refreshing with "dull" bitterness. ALLOVATE (3087) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 11, 2017
A little too far over use-by, but interesting in its age. It pours a misty ruddy chestnut with little life beyond a shortlived wafer of suds. Oxidised, sherry and tart rhubarb on the nose with a hint of blackbutt honey, toasted muesli and grapefruit. Vinous and spicy on the palate with faded, dusty, earthy hops. Quite slick in feel in the finish but light in body overall. Balanced between a sweet, fruity front and dry vinous finish.
The aroma comes through strong in the flavour. Really can’t compare this to a fresh batch so an re-rate to follow. Different. (33cL, bottled on 19/04/16, The Liquor Shed, Jandakot) Dervock (1510) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 3, 2017
Bottle - pours burnt orange with a big white head. Aroma is orange, caramel and cereal malt. Taste is sweet malt with a drying citrus finish. R4N5H (1373) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 8, 2016
On tap at Freehouse, Singapore on 23-Sep-2016. Hazy amber colour with a medium sized white head. Aroma of pine, citrus and wood. Medium body and carbonation. Heavily in floral hops and citrus. Medium bitterness. Hides the ABV pretty well.
wilza320 (23) - - JUN 25, 2016
330ml bottle, minimal head retention but a nice citrusy hop aroma with some caramel malt coming through on the nose. Super well balanced, easy drinking for a double IPA