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Coopers – Hazy IPA

Brewery: Coopers in Adelaide, South Australia Style:  Hazy IPA ABV:  6.2% IBUs:  27 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden colour with orange hue and a white fluffy head. Elements of citrus, grapefruit and mandarin aromas. Those flavours are amplified on first taste. There’s a hint of resiny aftertaste that doesn’t seem to sit with the […]

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Coopers – Masters Of The Brewniverse Fruit Of The Woods IPA

Brewery: Coopers  in Adelaide, SA Style:  IPA ABV:  5.5% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden yellow colour with a big creamy white head. Brewed from the recipe of a homebrew competition winner. I entered this same comp, but knew either a fruit forward IPA or NEIPA would win. So I brewed an Old Ale. Because […]

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Cooper’s – XPA

This isn’t just a amped up version of their pale ale. The use of simcoe and lemon drop hops give it a citrus bite and the malt backbone seems crisper than their iconic pale ale.

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Coopers – Vintage Ale 2018

Brewery: Coopers Brewery in Adelaide, SA  Style: Vintage Ale/English Strong Ale  ABV: 7%  RateBeer: 77/100  Pour: Murky brown colour with a small head   Quite sharp with flavour. Very malty and peppery in finish. Would be interesting to see how this beer settles flavour wise if left cellared for a few years. I’d suspect it will be smoother and more rich. But […]

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Coopers – Pale Ale

Brewery: Coopers, Adelaide SA Style: Pale Ale ABV: 4.5% Rate Beer: 16/100 Pour: Cloudy yellow colour with good bubbly head that fades slowly. Classic beer. Good pub beer. Quite smashable and you can sit on them all day. Strong flavour due to it’s ‘Burton-on-Trent’ style of fermenting. On initial taste some citrus flavour is present but subsides as you drink. […]