overall
95
94
style
Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Ashford in the Water, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 245   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Initially Brewed exclusively for the Craft Beer Company

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MelvinKalksma (1297) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 25, 2017

Aroma:
Medium aroma of malts, caramel, fruit, hops and citrus.

Appearance:
Turbid golden/amber beer with heavy yeast and with a slight/medium white/off-white head.

Taste/Palate:
Starts medium sweet with malts, caramel and fruit; ends slightly bitter and dry with hops and citrus.

Overall:
This beer is rather intense, complex and balanced. In terms of aroma and flavour; this beer is decent, but nothing more than that. The great appearance is the best aspect of this beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (13638) - Randers, DENMARK - JAN 22, 2017
Bottle. Creamy White good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Heavy hopppy and moderate malty aroma. Heavy bitter wonderfull flavor. long moderate bitter finsh. Oily palate. NIce.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
artemb (835) - Chisinau, MOLDOVA - DEC 21, 2016
UPDATED: DEC 22, 2016 Hazy, orange, stable white head. Aroma: tropical, sweet citrus, herbs. Taste: moderate bitter. Flavour: rotten fruit, guelder rose berries (Viburnum opulus), some warming alcohol. Good hoppy with prominent alcohol notes.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
m.mahu (155) - Iasi, ROMANIA - DEC 21, 2016
Bottle at Beer Zone, Iasi, Ro. Golden amber colour, slightly hazy, with medium off-white head. Malty, hoppy nose with notes of citrus, grapefruit and a touch of resin. Hoppy taste, dry and lasting bitterness. One of my favourites. Very good.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GhostS (186) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - DEC 21, 2016
medium, to strong aroma - herbal hops, green and succulency herbs, with a lot of flower, pine needles, partly ripe yellow fruits, some yeasts. medium to strong taste - intense bitterness of herbal hops, green and succulency herbs, dandelion sap, pine needles, partly yellow ripe fruits, some green apricots. with an aggressive bitterness, but very good!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maersk (242) - MOLDOVA - DEC 6, 2016
Golden, a bit hazy, with thick medium head. Smells tropical fruit, honey, citrus. Medium body, tender bitterness on the tongue but with long lasting bitter and sharp finish. A bit beyond average.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
minihame2 (552) - Oulu, FINLAND - OCT 22, 2016
Clear, yellow colour and some white lacing. Fruity aroma, mango, citrus fruit, some hops. Taste has mild bitterness, finish is quite hoppy and dry. Smooth mouthfeel, medium carbonation, medium body. Its quite fruity but besides that not very exciting, needs more hops.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Svesse (8137) - Hsselby, SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2016
(Draught at Craft & Draft, Amsterdam, 16 Sep 2016, as "Bear State") Golden amber colour, slightly hazy, with frothy off-white head. Malty, hoppy nose with notes of citrus, grapefruit, orange peel and a touch of resin. Malty, fruity taste with citrus, orange marmalade, grapefruit, resin and a generous citric bitterness in the finish. More than medium body, with a certain sweetness. Solid and well made IPA with a generous hop presence. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (13832) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2016
Bottled, 500ml from The Coach House Stores and Post Office, Castleton, Derbys. Hazed gold with white head. There is a slightly fuller malty character to this, crisp, biscuity the a touch hay like. The hops come through with a citrus punch, zesty, bittering, juicy. Really decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (12176) - The Hague / Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2016
Draft at Gollem, Amstel. Hazy golden orange with a white head. Aroma of citrus, caramel malt, fruity hops and orange. Flavour is above moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. [20-07-2016]


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