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Brewed by Hopshackle
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Peterborough, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.68/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned; Regular. Cask; Regular, but made on a rotational basis.
The aroma and flavours are loaded with hop oils and resins - hence the name! The large amount of hop additions give intense spice, herbal and citrus characters to the beer.

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3.8
cgarvieuk (25987) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2013
Bottle at home bbf Oct 2011 drunk Apr 2013... copper ... thin white lacing ... soft sweet pine and resinous orange nose ... juicy fruits ... soft floral hops ... juicy pine and orange .... light bitterness ...chocolate orange .... prob a little passed its best but quite nice... the chocolate orange is just wierd ... but nice

4
BierFiend (253) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 10, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2013 Pours cloudy golden brown with an off-white head. Smells of citrus fruits and a some slight sweetness. The front end of the beer tastes of fruits and hops and the back end leaves a bitter taste. Lightly carbonated.

3.6
evergreen0199 (3492) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2012
Bottle from Ales by Mail with a best before date of Oct 11. An orange/amber coloured pour with a medium off white head on top. Sweet, hoppy, malty, fruity aroma. Tastes similar malty, hoppy, peach, juicy fruit, sweet. A decent IPA, would love to try this fresh.

2.7
madmitch76 (25568) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2012
1st November 2010
Clear amber beer, very large and frothy off white head. Good malt base, trace of toffee and a pinch of salt. Pine hops and some faded orange. Are all these Hopshackle IPAs really IPAs - this is yet another that comes over as barleywine and not a great one.

3.4
BoBoChamp (5878) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 28, 2012
28cl, exclusive English brew, from Beers of Europe Setchey, complex bitter brew, bitter/fruity and slightly malty/woody, balanced, cloudy, small head, good brew

3.5
kermis (14553) - The Hague / Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2012
Bottle at home tasting, amber pour with small off white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, malt and caramel. Flavour has same aspects. Medium bodied and low carbonation.

3.6
deanso (10101) - Chiang Mai, THAILAND - APR 23, 2012
33cl bottle courtesy of Kermis, shared with Kermis and friends. Thin white head. Golden/blond pour. Nice hoppy aftertaste

3.5
rosenbergh (11799) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 22, 2012
330 ml bottle. From beersofeurope.co.uk.
Hazy dark amber colour with small off-white head. Dark hoppy aroma with dark maltiness and some fruity sweetness. Flavour is sweet sugary fruitiness, moderate bitterness, heavy dark maltiness and alcohol. Dark bitterness in aftertaste. Alcohol warms.

3.9
thepegjett (1281) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2012
A - light malt with full citrus A - mid gold with lasting head T - sweet with full controlled bitter P - mid O - quite nice


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