Saturday, May 7, 2016

Barley Mow Quackalope IPA


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20Chad9976 (1586) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - MAY 7, 2016

 
2015 BJCP Category: 21A American IPA

AROMA: Mild nose of flowers and some candy or citrus peel. 7/12

APPEARANCE: Dark amber, extremely hazy. Small white frothy head. Good lacing. 2/3

FLAVOR: Moderate hop flavor, mostly general bitterness. slightly dry. Minor citrus and pine flavor. Strong malt presence. Tastes more like a pale ale than an IPA. 12/20

MOUTHFEEL: Medium/light body; well carbonated. Smooth texture. Alcohol warmth is subtle. Dry, slightly sour aftertaste. 3/5

OVERALL IMPRESSION: Likely an old can. Hops have faded and slight sourness is noticeable. 5/10

TOTAL SCORE: 26/50

DISCLAIMER: The author is not a certified BJCP judge; therefore, this score sheet is not necessarily indicative of proper BJCP judging techniques and protocol. The author is grading to 2015 BJCP Guidelines in order to prepare for examination.