Wild Monkeys - Hop Rider
Privatbrauerei Eichbaum

Wild Monkeys - Hop RiderWild Monkeys - Hop Rider
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From:
Privatbrauerei Eichbaum
 
Germany
Style:
Pale Ale - American
Ranked #1,258
ABV:
5.1%
Score:
80
Ranked #28,302
Avg:
3.31 | pDev: 9.97%
Ratings:
16
Status:
Active
Rated:
Oct 13, 2021
Added:
Sep 30, 2018
Wants:
  0
Gots:
  1
SCORE
80
Good
Wild Monkeys - Hop RiderWild Monkeys - Hop Rider
Notes: Also known as "Hop Rider Session IPA".
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3.46 by Robertas from Lithuania on Oct 13, 2021
 
3.69 by NightINgale from Russian Federation on Jun 26, 2021
 
3.36 by Oleg85 from Russian Federation on Feb 25, 2021
 
3.53 by TwiggyCZ from Czech Republic on Feb 21, 2021
 
3.5 by paulish from New York on Jan 27, 2021
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3.58/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
by MarthaK from Spain

Appearance: Pours a hazy, lemon color with one finger white head, good lacing.

Smell: Pronounced aromas to the nose. Tropical fruit, floral, vanila , and citrus aromas.

Taste: Same as the nose. Tropical fruit, floral, vanila and citrus. Dominate of floral taste.

Mouthfeel: Good balanced. Light bodied with moderate carbonation. Smooth finish without astringency.

Overall: A refreshing, good balanced session IPA.

PS: In my opinion I thing that is very suitable for a hot summer day in addition of a lager. I bought it from a supermarket in Spain, just for 1 euro, a good value for money.

Nov 08, 2020
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2.75/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75
by elnachooo from Spain

Cerveza con dos dedos de espuma burbujeante de retención media. Ligera y de baja carbonatación. Aroma cítrico y a vainilla. En boca es afrutado con notas de vainilla. A solo 1€ es una muy buena opción.

Oct 17, 2020
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3.53/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
by qrazvan from Romania

A pretty simple pale ale, with moderate hops (Vic Secret in this case) addition, pale coulour and a flowery smell and taste. Not something to stand out, but refreshing and also very moderate price.

Jul 27, 2020
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3.38/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5
by jonb5 from England

330ml bottle, poured into La Chouffe tulip.

A: Golden, hazy, medium sized head which hung around for a bit.

S: Malt and passion fruit.

T: Passion fruit with a biscuity backbone, hint of bitterness kicked in at the finish.

M: Medium body, moderate carbonation.

O: Decent enough budget pale ale, OK for the price.

Jun 29, 2020
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3.11/5  rDev -6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25
by stcules from Italy

Greenish yellow apearance, quite hazy. One finger of off-white foam.
Fruit smell, white pulp, with peach, apricot, pineapple, unripe apple, ripe pear.
Same notes in the taste. A bit loaded for a session IPA, but, after all, quite rinkable.
A lot of pear in the aftertaste.
Light body. Honest.

Apr 25, 2020
 
3.9 by Catalinmunteanu from Romania on Mar 21, 2020
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2.79/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75
by josanguapo from Spain

De Corte Ingles El Duque. En copa Teku. Estudiando. Perfil industrialoide con alguna nota jabonosa y poco presencia del lupulo mas halla de alguna nota citrica anaranjada. No desagrada. Aburre

Feb 22, 2020
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3.18/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
by Snowcrash000 from Germany

Pours a hazy orange coloration with a small, fluffy head. Smells of biscuity malt and somewhat faint, grassy, citrus/tropical hops, with a certain multivitamin tablet aroma. Taste is a decent balance of biscuity, grainy malt and grassy, citrus/tropical hops, with slightly artificial seeming notes of orange, passionfruit and pineapple as well a light, grassy dankness. Finishes with a light bitterness and some tropical accents lingering in the aftertaste. Thin mouthfeel with a light body and medium carbonation.

This is an okay Pale Ale that's a bit too sweet and grainy for my personal taste, while the hops also have that certain, somewhat artificial, multivitamin tablet feel to them typical of hop extracts, with a somewhat light and thin body/mouthfeel as well. Still, it's a pretty drinkable, refreshing Pale Ale with some nice tropical accents that's decent enough for 60 cents a can, although I certainly wouldn't buy it again.

Feb 20, 2020
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3.34/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
by mishi_d from Romania

Hazy yellow color with white head, floral and fruity aroma with lemon and malt, taste of herbs and lemon, medium bitterness, watery, medium carbonation.

Nov 24, 2019
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3.1/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3
by drmeto from Germany

L:
-pours a clear amber with a medium,foamy,white head
-low to medium carbonation visible
S:
-spicy,resin,caramel
T:
-grapefruit,resin,caramel
F:
-medium carbonation
-light to medium body
-slight alcohol noticeable
O:
Slightly above average stuff from LIDL.

Jan 04, 2019
 
2.75 by iftcoach from Germany on Sep 30, 2018
Wild Monkeys - Hop Rider from Privatbrauerei Eichbaum
Beer rating: 80 out of 100 with 16 ratings