Beer review: Big Drop Tailwind IPA Alcohol Free

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A review of Big Drop Tailwind IPA Alcohol Free.

The drink sample in the video was provided by Big Drop. The review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at shop.bigdropbrew.com for £15 for six 440ml cans

Alcohol content: Not more than 0.5% abv

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 68Kj 16.2Kcal
Fat 0.1g
-of which saturates 0.1g
Carbohydrate 3.3g
-of which sugars 1.2g
Protein <0.5g
Salt <0.1g

Ingredients
Water, barley, lactose (milk), hops, yeast.

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
Very lightly flavoured with a short finish. However, it has good complexity, with pleasing aromas of mango, pineapple, resin, lemon, malt, grapefruit and grassiness. Good quality.

Score
7/10

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Beer review: Big Drop Poolside DDH IPA Alcohol-Free

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A review of Big Drop Poolside DDH IPA Alcohol-free.

The drink sample in the video was provided by Big Drop. The review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at shop.bigdropbrew.com for £22 for 12 330ml cans

Alcohol content: Never more than 0.5%

62 IBU | Gluten free | Hops: Azacca, Chinook, Mosaic and Motueka

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 113.8Kj 27.2Kcal
Fat 0.1g
-of which saturates 0.1g
Carbohydrate 3.6g
-of which sugars 2.0g
Protein <0.5g
Salt 0.1g

Ingredients
Water, barley, lactose (milk), wheat, hops, yeast. <10ppm gluten

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
A very hoppy and bitter extremely fruity beer. Aromas of mango, pineapple, pine, stone fruit and citrus. Not for everybody due to the high level of hoppiness, but very good quality.

Score
8/10

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Beer review: Infinite Session India Pale Ale Alcohol-free

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A review of Infinite Session India Pale Ale Alcohol-free.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Sainsbury’s for £4 for four 330ml cans

Alcohol content: <0.5%

Vegan friendly

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 50Kj 12Kcal
Fat 0.3g
-of which saturates (not disclosed)
Carbohydrate 2.2g
-of which sugars 1.8g
Protein 0.1g
Salt <0.01g

Ingredients
Water, barley, wheat, oats, hops, yeast.

Summary
Clean, crisp and easy drinking. Aromas of pale malt, resin, pine and fresh mango. A light flavour intensity, but very accessible due to its lower level of bitter hoppiness. A good summer thirst quencher and a lager drinkers IPA.

Score
7/10

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Beer review: Nirvana Brewery Classic IPA 0.5%

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A review of Nirvana Brewery Classic IPA 0.5%.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at wisebartender.co.uk for £2.09 for a 330ml bottle

Alcohol content: 0.5%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 10Kcal
Fat 0.1g
-of which saturates less than 0.1g
Carbohydrate 1.7g
-of which sugars 0.1g
Protein 0.1g
Sodium less than 0.1g

Ingredients
Water, barley malt, hops, yeast.

Summary
Light-bodied to the point it does not feel like a beer and few bubbles – lacks good mouthfeel as a result. Simple. Lightly hopped with not much bitterness. Aromas of lemon, barley, malt and pine. A people pleasing easy drinking beer for summer. Fair quality.

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