Spinnaker’s Brewery – Juice Monkey Tropical IPA

Spinnaker’s Brewery – Juice Monkey Tropical IPA

Rating

3.8 out of 5
Appearance
4.3 out of 5
Aroma
3.7 out of 5
Flavour
3.5 out of 5
Mouthfeel

Total

3.8
3.8 out of 5

Overview

  • Type: India Pale Ale
  • Brand: Spinnaker's Brewing Co.
  • Pros:

    Very nice fruit character on the nose

  • Cons:

    Light bodied and mellow on the bitterness

  • Conclusion:

    A low bitterness, big fruit aroma, eastern-style IPA

Spinnaker's Brewery Juice Monkey Tropical IPA Review Spinnaker’s Brewery – Juice Monkey Tropical IPA Review

Victoria’s Spinnaker’s Brewery has released an eastern-styled IPA called the Juice Monkey. This beer pours from the 473ml can a colour of hazy amber and is topped with a finger and a half of lightly lacing head. The aroma is very fruity with strong notes of pineapple and tangerine. Tasting the beer, it is light bodied for a 6% IPA and has less of the fruit character than in the nose but it is still prominent. Along side the citrus and pineapple flavours comes a weak malt character and mellow hop bitterness. The finish is quite neutral with the body diminishing with the flavour leaving a mellow fruit character behind.

Alcohol – 6.0%
IBU – 45
Size –473ml can
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Spinnaker's Brewery Juice Monkey Tropical IPA Review Spinnaker's Brewery Juice Monkey Tropical IPA Review

Tags: ipa, spinnakers

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