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Brewed by Mornington Peninsula Brewery
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Mornington, VIC, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
It’s “light orange-tinted amber in colour” and features the stone fruit aromas – peach and apricots – you’d expect from a beer given generous late kettle additions of Citra, Simcoe and Centennial hops. An initially sweet malty palate opens up to a fruity mid-palate flavour and an evermore prominent bitterness.

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4.1
craftyrocker (40) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUN 11, 2017
330mL can from Boozebud, undated. Appearance: Opaque amber. Laces well. Aroma: Heavenly pine/stonefruit. This can must be quite fresh (unusual for Boozebud). Taste: Pine/stonefruit/spicy hops, malty backbone, lasting bitterness. Grander than the 6.2%, just really really awesome. Mouthfeel: Great viscosity, medium carbonation. Overall: Excellent Aussie style IPA. Added to my favourites list. Note: I bought another can one month later from Boozebud but it was old and off, what a shame.

4.4
zacgillbanks (5169) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2017
Can from Rehills, Newcastle. Cloudy orange-amber with a very thick white head of foam. It has an orange and zesty citrus fruity flavour followed by toffee, malt, pine and orange blossom on the finish. Excellent!

3.6
jamiemac87 (170) - Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2017
Pours amber with plenty of sediment. Big malty aroma. Taste is malt with a hint of charcoal. Theres a little stoned fruit lurking somewhere. Finishes long; malt flavour stays with you for some time. Out of trend IPA style but a welcome change.

4.1
JuanFernandes88 (55) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 30, 2017
Pours a hazy Orange amber. Aroma of stone fruit and malt. Nice sweet malty flavour balanced with a fruity hop taste. Goes down very easy with a nice bitter finish. Very easy drinking ipa and a little different to the norm. More malt flavours and aromas coming through ( the malt flavour reminds me of an amber ale ) and hop flavours that aren't the traditional citrus/pine. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
Thecvele (3) - Craugieburn, AUSTRALIA - APR 8, 2017 does not count
Ticks all the boxes for me, excellent IPA. My top 5 aussie IPA’s. Keep up the good work.

3.1
Skarecrow (738) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 26, 2017
330ml bottle from Gladstone Park Hotel, Melbourne Hazy dark dank amber with OK head - hop/yeast particulates. Aroma is slight pine/grapefruit. Medium bitterness with malty back and resinous finish. OK.

3.4
minutemat (5471) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2017
330ml can @ Chez Sophie. Pours hazy amber, good off-white head. Aroma has big fruity orange. Taste continues with ostensible crystal malt and big fruity orange, caramel and apricot hoppage. Some grapefruit bitterness. Decent IPA.

4
Tezminator (234) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 26, 2017
Herbal aroma with some stonefruit. Taste goes from tangy to proper bitterness. Quite complex palate starting with mild citrus followed by faint stonefruit notes. Finishes with herbs and spicy earthiness. One of the better Aussie IPA’s.

3.5
Ktwse (4875) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2017
Pours hazy orange with two fingers of white head. Aroma of pine, orange marmalade, light grapefruit, citrus. Taste is rich blood orange bitter up front followed by a light sweetness before a lingering light bitter finish. Light and smooth body with soft carbonation.

3.2
Herezja (18) - - JAN 14, 2017
Surprisingly pleasant IPA that ticked all the boxes without getting uppity. I'd buy it again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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