lacyhead (23) - Burlington, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 14, 2014
Gold coloured brew with medium sized head with large bubbles. Not a lot of aroma. Mainly citrus hop flavour. Medium body. OK, not the best, but far from the worst IPA I have tasted. Ezio (1) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 17, 2014 does not count
nice hoppy beer, medium full bodied beer, burnt sugar notes, biscuit, cereal, citrus lemon, floral
loved this beer Canmoore (502) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 8, 2014
Pours a clear copper colour, with a beige head that fades fast. Aroma notes include tangy citrus notes, malty notes, and pine. Tasting notes include soft citrus notes of mango, and grapefruit, the palate is slick and finishes with a light bitterness. A decent entry level IPA, nothing that will engage a serious hop head though! WheatKing (1351) - Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA - JAN 6, 2014
Tall can. Pours clear amber, white head. Nose is heavy on the crystal malt, with citrus hops in the background. Flavour is again mostly crystal malt with some floral, mineral water. Vegetal. Not an IPA. Ikerr (16) - - DEC 4, 2013
This is solid, drinkable, mildly hoppy IPA. Better on tap if you can find it. Decent beer, decent story, nice guys at the brewery.
RhetoricalAns (973) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 10, 2013
Pours golden, with a nice thick white head, good lacing. Medium bitterness, some malt. Pretty good overall. Ferris (17070) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 8, 2013
Draft - Sweet caramel. Clear copper with a thin white head. Big caramel backbone and hop bitterness. Sweet and bitter but no hop flavour. Drinkable. Cantabrian (1169) - Christchurch NZ, now Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 12, 2013
St Thomas is the land of the Dead Elephant and St Catherines is the land of the Albino Rhino. I had lived in London for many years and never had a chance to see the monument to the dead elephant. While visiting friends this time, I had a chance to drive down to the Railway City, take a picture with Jumbo and get a can of Dead Elephant. For an IPA, it had a surprisingly sweet, un-hopped aroma, staying around biscuits and honey. The colour is dark gold, very translucent, with no turbidity, and a reasonable white head. A cascade of bubbles keeps rising from the bottom. Flavours are basically sweet, malty, with biscuits, karamel, honey and dried, sweet apricot. But it is balanced with a nice amount of bitterness that makes itself evident on the finish. The bitterness is grassy, with a touch of grapefruit, but not enough fruitiness in this hoppy touch to my taste. Palate was buttery, sticky, greasy, quite striking and unexpected but it gives a nice touch up to this beer. Not really a hop bomb, but I enjoyed the dead elephant. I guess Americans would call this an ESB, but this is Canada, and one should not be surprised with a more faithful take (although not too precise) on the historical IPA. At the end of that same day I did drive through Saint Catherines, but never had a chance to meet & greet the Rhino. SuperTiti33 (900) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 7, 2013
Blonde dorée. Nez: malté. Fruit confit. Caramel. Houblon résineux. Bouche: belle amertume. Fruité. Agrume (surtout l'orange). Biscuit. Florale. Malté. Résine. Elle a l'allure d'une double ipa sans la chaleur d'alcool. Très bien. mmacleod75 (112) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 4, 2013
Poured from can. Medium golden colour with medium size head with long lasting lacing. Floral aroma, maybe caramel. Medium bitterness, with average malt. Quite good.