on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 521   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
Share this beer with friends!
An American session beer. Loaded with hop character and a malty presence, but lower in alcohol.
40 IBUs

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
badlizard (5537) - Berkeley, California, USA - AUG 10, 2009
Clear golden with a fizzy white head. Strong grapefruit aroma and taste with some caramel and pine notes with amildly bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (32113) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 24, 2009
From tap at the brewpub. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is mango and grapefruity hops. Light bodied with a solid citrusy fruity hops base flavour. Bitter and citric finish. Lasting dry and fruity finish, no sweetness at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUL 19, 2009
UPDATED: MAR 17, 2012
Date: July 09, 2009
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub
Appearance: clear gold, scant head
Aroma: sweet crystal malt aroma, lots of citrus
Flavor: sweet citrus flavor, lots of crystal malt sweetness, light bitterness

Date: February 26, 2012
Mode: draft
Source: tmac perimeter
Appearance: clear copper, dense off white head
Aroma: light sweet caramel malt aroma, pleasant citrus hops
Flavor: sweet citrus flavor, caramel malt, well balanced with citrus hops, light bitterness
Overall: a really well balanced and flavorfull pale ale

Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **+ /4

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beastiefan2k (2526) - Emerald City (formely NYC & KS), Washington, USA - JUL 15, 2009
This was my favorite beer for the sampler I got at 21st. While everything is hoppy in this place, there is nothing as good as a hop only beer that is 3% (it was listed at 3% on the menu). This is definitely the most hop bang one gets for the abv buck. The brew is a clear dull golden color and has a very sticky lacing. The beer is all clean, crisp, and bitter hops. The malt is almost a non-factor. Long bitter finish, damn the bitterness never goes away. This is the most hoppy beer I have had that was only 40 IBUs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnC (3000) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - JUL 10, 2009
I had this on draft at 21st Amendment. I thought this is a very nice example of a flavorful, yet low in alcohol, beer. Dry citric hoppy flavor and aroma, but at 3%, a fine session beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oscbert (1060) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUN 4, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 28, 2012 ~floral citrus hop aroma with light breadiness. ~Pours clear gold color with big foamy lasting head. ~Citrus spice flavor, malt biscuityness in background. ~med light body, med CO2, quick bitter finish. ~Great session brew. Enjoyalbe APA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (6785) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 24, 2009
On tap at the brewery. This blonde ale poured with a fluffy off-white head and a floral aroma. There is some nice hopping, resulting in a grassy bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zinister (1423) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 15, 2009
Tasted at GABF 2008. Gold pour with white head. Yeast, grains, grass and malts. Flavor was the same, although the palate was a bit thin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsniclas (5743) - Billdal, SWEDEN - FEB 20, 2009
Draught at the brewpub Clear and sparkling golden. Creamy white head. Grassy, slightly yeasty, aroma. A bit thin body. Fresh with a very high bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (6351) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 30, 2008
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2012 Re-rate 9/8/12: Can sample at a tasting at Ariel’s place. Thanks zvikar. Clear deep golden. Nice hoppy aroma, a bit "green", with pine needles, grass and citrus notes. Dry-ish flavor with light sweetness, a bit of malt anc nice hoppy bitterness with piney and grapefruity hints. Medium-bodied. Good and easy-drinking. 7/3/7/3/15=3.5

(10/27/08) Draught sample at the brewpub in San Francisco. Menu says 3.2% ABV. Clear golden color. Floral hoppy aroma with some citrus. Sweet malty flavor at first with some bread and subdued diacetyl notes, continues hoppy and bitter with some grapefruit hints. Medium-bodied and a foamy mouthfeel. Not bad. 7/3/6/3/13=3.2

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 47 48 49  50  51 52 53

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50