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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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With an appealing amber color, this brew has a perfect balance of caramel malt and spicy hop flavors. The Munich malt in this recipe lends a rich mouth feel, while generous additions of Pacific-Northwest hops complete the balance. Try a pint of Pale with the Salmon Gyros, Falafel or Alameda Dip.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
KajII (782) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - OCT 3, 2012
22oz Bottle. The pour was a foggy golden copper with a small (1 finger or less) off white creamy head that receded down to a thin film with a small collar and had good streaky lacing. The aroma was somewhat mild with a light grain malt, floral hops and an earthy yeast with notes of caramel and citrus (grapefruit). The taste was also mild with a lightly sweet malty taste and a hint of caramel at first, and then became lightly hoppy with a touch of citrus at the end. The flavor hung on for a good long while, with a slight increase in bitterness and a more pronounced citrus peel presence as time went on. Mouthfeel was light in body with a dry, watery texture and a medium carbonation. Overall this was a light and decent tasting Pale Ale, although the increase in the citrus peel bitterness sort of changed the overall flavor of this brew...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (9808) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Bomber poured a clear orange amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of carmel, friuttiness and light earthiness. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of carmel, earthiness and light fruittiness with a crisp dry moderatly bitter lingering earthy finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
robforbes (2073) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - AUG 24, 2012
pours a cloudy amber-orange with a small white head, and limited lacing. smell is of caramel, citrus, grain, malt, and some malt. taste is watery up front and then thickens up, grain, caramel, and some hops. ends weak and slightly bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - AUG 20, 2012
Good pale ale. Spicy hopped and a little bitter. Nice pale gold color. Aroma is spicy pungent hop with light malt. Good malt backbone to keep it balanced

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
drpimento (2224) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 12, 2012
Poured at a good temperature with a nice, foamy, frothy, off-white head that settled after a bit and some lace. Color is a slightly hazy, dark amber. Aroma is very mild, slightly malt and hop. Flavor’s like nose, carbonic tang up front, followed immediately by bitter/sweet, a hint roast. Body and carbonation good. Finish is like flavor, on the short side, and forgettable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cstuartj (976) - Washington, USA - JUN 22, 2012
Dark extra gold color. Nice tan head. Spicy hopy nose. Attack has a bit too much malt. Clean crisp finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Crit (3350) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 9, 2012
Cloudy amber,lasting beige head.Salty light malt nose.Odd malt fore ( similar to a mediocre homebrew). Big long bitter hop finish

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gerbeer (1784) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 27, 2012
650 ml bottle from Central City. Pours a dark orange/amber with very little head. Aroma of light citrus hops and a hint of malt. Although not strong, hops are predominant in the flavor. Acidic and astringent. A bit of toffee flavor well after the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcberko (6453) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 19, 2012
On tap at the Alibi Room, pours a clear golden orange with a small white head. Aroma of very pleasant floral hops, some resin, and light pale crackery malts quite subdued. Flavour is characterized mostly by the floral hops, with some crackery malt to back - mild astringency on the finish. Very pleasant and refreshing.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3699) - Florida, USA - MAY 1, 2012
22 ounce bottle purchased from LetsPour. Poured an amber color with aromas of floral hops, pale malts, and some light fruit. Flavors are the same with a touch of biscuits coming through.


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