Impale IPA
Williams Brothers Brewing Company

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Williams Brothers Brewing Company
Scotland, United Kingdom
IPA - English
Ranked #98
Ranked #26,096
3.46 | pDev: 14.16%
Aug 03, 2020
Oct 07, 2012
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Photo of EmperorBevis
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
by EmperorBevis from England

Clearing out storage boxes and found old beer tasting notes
Pours a crystal clear golden body with big thick white head
Aroma is citrus zing
Flavour has some caramel and a nice bitter finish

Aug 03, 2020
2.58 by dcbeers from District of Columbia on Aug 27, 2018
3.68 by Giangio from Italy on Jun 01, 2018
3.88 by mytu420 from Romania on May 13, 2015
3.91 by leitmotif from Romania on Apr 17, 2015
2.75 by aztraz from Sweden on Nov 26, 2014
2.5 by bark from Sweden on Jun 14, 2014
3.5 by mizx from England on Mar 05, 2014
Photo of sfprint
3.61/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
by sfprint from Germany

A: Yellowy orange with a light soda like carbonation
S: Tangerine, pomelo, apple, orange honey
T: Very light, just a hair bitter on the end. Almost juice like, like a not very sweet pear juice.
M: light body with a tingle of carbonation at the end
O: For an English IPA, quite nice, but I'm not an EIPA fan.

Dec 13, 2013
4.25 by dcmchew from Romania on Nov 04, 2013
4 by Ciocanelu from Romania on Oct 10, 2013
Photo of Hanglow
3.52/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
by Hanglow from Scotland

Pours gold, bright, small head

Aroma of burnt orange, mango, sweetness. Bit muted

Taste similar, decent bitterness, med body, decent carb

It's fine, probably wouldn't buy it again though

Sep 11, 2013
3 by Liquoric3 from Germany on Apr 19, 2013
Photo of flyingpig
3.51/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
by flyingpig from Scotland

330ml bottle (£2.80, Inn Deep, Glasgow):
Clear, light golden amber with a thin and patchy lacing on top.

A hoppy citrus aroma with some grapefruit and tropical fruits along with a moderately bitter aroma and about average nose strength.

Citrus to start off the taste although this comes across stronger than in the nose. There is some grapefruit and bitterness with the tropical fruits coming through. I could detect some spice as well and some floral hops coming through.

Smooth and light medium bodied beer with a good pine bitterness and plenty of hops with a nice citrus tang. Carbonation levels are medium.

A pleasant and somewhat refreshing taste that proved very easy to drink. The beer went down well and although not one I'd seek out again, it is a beer that I will probably have again at some point in the future.

Apr 18, 2013
3.5 by mdagnew from Northern Ireland on Nov 12, 2012
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3.38/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
by Zimbo from Scotland

Nice spiky pine nose, at least at the start, then some deep stark bloody meat before mpoet of it dissipates. Crisp clear light golden colour. Like the nose the hops give a strong first impression before they just fall away. Some reasonable just off white foamy head.
On the tongue there is a slight metallic element too. Sort of reminiscent of Meantime IPA without the depth. Want to like this, a lot, but that's how I see it.

Not a patch on the cask version.

Oct 07, 2012
Impale IPA from Williams Brothers Brewing Company
Beer rating: 82 out of 100 with 16 ratings