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Brewed By: Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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Number of Ratings: 1169

Style: English IPA

Brewed In: Old Brewery High Street, Tadcaster, LS24 9SB, England, UK

ABV: 5.0%

IBU: 28

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Tasting Notes

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Xenobia profile pictureXenobia - July 8, 2017
It seems to be more sour than bitter with strong malt aftertaste. Maybe my taste buds just prefer the American versions. I purchased this at the Express Stop in Bowling Green, OH. profile - May 27, 2017
Bought at total wine and more July 4th eeeekend. Aroma is mostly malt and alcohol even though it's just 5%. Taste pretty good, not your American ipa. More malt forward but has an earthy aftertaste. Eh okay but wouldn't buy again.
LP1 profile pictureLP1 - June 7, 2016
Really good IPA. balanced. Less hoppy.
Cardinal Tony profile pictureCardinal Tony - April 26, 2016
I would have another
kaross profile picturekaross - March 25, 2016
Not overly hoppy (IBU guess of 40ish), great malt flavour, and great balance. Best IPA I've had to date
mkk profile picturemkk - February 7, 2016
Surprisingly sour for an IPA - not the American style Low bitterness for IPa hops more fruity than bitter Not much character but I liked Belgian-iPa mix idea Unpleasant smell
PKS profile picturePKS - January 31, 2016
Nice hop aroma. Malty. A good English IPA
KANGAfat profile pictureKANGAfat - December 24, 2015
Delicious! The first AUTHENTIC ENGLISH IPA I've had. Nothing like the hopped up and bitter American cousin. Fruity and hoppy- very nice. Enjoying Christmas Eve 2015 at Michael's. An eye-opening delight.
cavemanf16 profile picturecavemanf16 - December 16, 2015
Definitely not the Americanized IPA - light fruit flavors come through with delicate yeast and hop aromas to create a smooth complexity that could easily be indulged in for multiple glasses!
Jedwardlasko profile pictureJedwardlasko - November 20, 2015
As I'm acquiring a taste for hoppy IPA's, this one is very subtle.
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