overall
92
88
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 1023   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   IBU: 62   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Sixpoint Bengali Tiger is reminiscent of the century-old English IPA. In my perspective, many current IPAs suffer from lacking substance; unbalanced by a hoppy assertiveness that is not substantiated by a strong foundation of rich malt flavors. Our interpretation uses the highest-quality, floor-malted base malt, which lends a full-bodied and rich caramel flavor. We mash at high temperatures and add generous amounts of specialty malts to further emphasize a strong foundation of malt as leverage for our generous additions of hops Which are indeed generous. We use a total of three different hop strains, and add a total of six different additions throughout the process. The Bengali Tiger has a hoppy snap upfront, but strides at a steady pace, and finishes balanced. The signature characteristic of the Tiger is the aroma we use massive quantities of whole East Kent Goldings hops to dry hop in our conditioning tanks. The result? The essential oils from the hops are an enticing treat before every sip. Notice the lacing of stripes around the pint glass as you finish your glass; its the mark of the Tiger.

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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
markoijelena (3093) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - MAR 15, 2017
Draft 0.25l at BeerTemple Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 02.02.2017. Taste with kermis. Pour it clear amber color with medium white head. Aroma nice fresh floral notes, little bit grassy, pine as well. Taste of bread, grass, spruce, earthy, tangerine, fresh, good balanced, pleasent medium bitterness, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, long bitter finish. Good!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crispaire (214) - - MAR 14, 2017
imagine a solid line drive, right down the middle of the fairway...thats this IPA. great aromatics, hoppy and resinous flavors, and lingering finish. not a show-stopper in any sense, but well-rounded in all respects.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Antzrhere (181) - Blackpool, Lancashire, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2017
UPDATED: MAR 14, 2017 Can 355ml, Wetherspoons Manchester. Pours hazy yellow. Tried this after a can of Sixpoint Resin so my hop tastebuds were slighty saturated. Clean, crisp floral, tangerine citrus and earthy hop flavour. Balanced bitterness. Caramel malt comes through abit. Not the strong grapefruit pith zest finish you get with most American IPAs, this is abit more sweet and rounded - probably a truer representation of what an Enlish India Pale Ale was many moons ago. Very enjoyable, but I preferred Resin

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
sephyrott (86) - - MAR 14, 2017
355ml can at Wetherspoon. Extremely hoppy floral IPA, but very rewarding. Light in colour, but not for the rest of the senses, especially aroma and taste.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bierkoning (13145) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAR 13, 2017
Can. Orange color. Grapefruit and grassy herbal hops in the aroma. Malty fruity, dry, very well hopped flavor. Grassy and oily with lots of orange and grapefruit. Nice and juicy.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (4598) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK, DENMARK - MAR 10, 2017
Canned. Pours clear golden with an average, lacing off-white head. Aroma of citrus, flowerish and spicy notes among some caramel too. Sweet flavor that ends up being more dry and pleasant bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and average carbonation. A nice IPA indeed. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oobawa (1212) - Tennessee, USA - MAR 8, 2017
Interesting, if a bit rough around the edges.I like the idea of making an English-style IPA with an American hop-forward brewing process, even though the results arent quite what I look for in an IPA. Still good though, with noticeable pungent Brit-hop funkiness billowing up from an insanely beautiful pour. Taste mixes a floral bitterness with deep lines of citric-laced caramel-and-bread malts. Grows grainy and toasted in the middle, then finishes with a tart grapefruit note and a lingering medicinal fade. Definitely gets better as it warms, bringing out a bready British middle and an underlying hoppy brightness. Fades a little strange, hiding an odd chemical aftertaste that takes its time to come through. Not a dealbreaker--this beers tasty.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (4414) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - FEB 26, 2017
Draft @ Brouwcaf de Molen. Pours a clear golden beer with a medium sized white head on top. Aroma of resinous piney influences, grapefruit notes, fruity touches and quite zesty. Flavor is firm and bitter, lots of bitter grapefruit touches, very citrussy overall, a bit fizzy moutfheel. Has a rich caramel malty body and bittersweet aftertaste. Good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ciocanelu (2243) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - FEB 23, 2017
Clear golden color with off-white head. Aroma is quite dank, lemony, also vegetal hop notes. Taste is quite balanced at first, hoppy with pine and grapefruit notes but on the finish there is a growing, resiny bitterness. Medium body and carbonation. Although the can is quite old, it still is tasty and packs a good punch.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (12015) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2017
Can @ Windmill, Stansted. Pours golden with an offwhite head. Aroma of malt, caramel, light bread, grass, light fruity hops. Flavor is bitter, malt, little caramel, grass, bitter fruirty hops. Medium body, average carbonation, bitter finish. 190217


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