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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 193   ABV: 6.43%
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"Dude, you need to brew a beer with pineapple and jalapeno!" The inspiration, of course, came while eating a Hawaiian Fire pizza with those toppings. 5 Stones Craft Brewing Company has brewed this American Golden Ale with massive amounts of fresh-cut pineapple, two-row crystal and dextrine malts, Amarillo hops, honey, and roasted jalapenos. Our hope is that you will enjoy this ale, share with friends, and have a "Aloha-Pina Moment" for yourself. To you, we say "Mahalo!" and thank you!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
gkeh (302) - Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2015
Aroma is sweet pineapple and very slight jalapeño. Taste is the same, but with more jalapeño kick. Lovely. The bady is medium, but the mouthfeel is poor, as it’s hardly carbonated. I have no idea how old this botle is. Would love to try it fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
alediablo (3) - - FEB 2, 2015 does not count
The jalapeno and pineapple blend perfectly together. Very light and easy drinking with a slight kick of jalapeno on the finish. The sweetness of the pineapple works perfectly with the golden ale base.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (10854) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 27, 2014
750 ml bottle poured a cloudy gold with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of straw, pineapple and a hint of jalapeno. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, pineapple and light jalapeno with a crisp dry lingering pineapple finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
umich03jm (2550) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Bottle thanks to my Winter Secret Santa. Cloudy gold pour with a huge, rocky head that fades slowly to a bubbly film. Leaves soapy lacing too. Aroma is an interesting mix of grilled pineapple and mild jalapeno. Tastes like lightly grilled pineapple with a nice jalapeno kick. Hint of biscuity malt. Very little heat from the peppers which is nice. Not a huge fan of the high foamy carbonation though. Interesting unique beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
rumproasts (3751) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 26, 2014
sample from bottle at 2014 houston big brew fest. Golden with one finger head. Light body with tart pineapple and light spicing from the jalapeno. Very tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lb4lb (2570) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Golden pour. Smell is pineapple, vegetal and jalapeno spice. Taste is very balanced jalapeno meat, light spice and dry malt. Light and nice carbonation. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Crash26 (16) - Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2014
This beer surpassed all my expectations. Aroma is pineapple and a touch of roasted jalapeños, which from the ingredients and description leads you to expect. Flavor follows the nose. Amazing pineapple flavor in which the sweetness is cut by the roasted jalapeño follow by a little pepper heat warming. Amazing beer, recommend highly. This brewery is going places! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (2478) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Aroma: Pineapple, Jalapenos Appearance: Hazy Amber Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head Ring, Decent Lacing Taste: Jalapenos, Mildly Pineapple, Mild Apple Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Light to Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet, Mild Heat

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tejas (909) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Ehhh, this is ok. It sure as shit beats drinking a boring Belgian golden/blonde ale. However, I think a beer that says it’s brewed with such and such special stuff, in this case, pineapple and jalapeños should have an abundant flavor of pineapple and jalapeños. This one doesn’t. Sadly, it offers just a hint of each. This isn’t Founders’ Mango Magnifico, that’s for certain. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfinney23 (2159) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Pineapple aroma and taste with the jalapeno lurking in the background. If this were actually a pizza I’d request extra jalapenos next time. It certainly doesn’t need to be crazy hot but the sweet pineapple would blend nicely with more heat.

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