RateBeer
overall
88
88
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 210   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Alaskan Freeride APA is brewed with Cascade, Citra, and Centennial hops, premium two-row and specialty crystal malts, and Juneau’s glacier-fed water.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mnmike (1015) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Bottle direct with some coworkers. This is a great gateway "craft" beer to get others going on this market.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
foyle (221) - Wyoming, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Appearance: A 2”+ eggshell/off white head recedes slowly with moderate lacing. Color is mostly clear light copper with significant carbonation present. Aroma: citrus and piney hops dominate but there is some definite caramel malt sweetness and the smell of fresh clean water. Mouthfeel: light, crisp, refreshing and slightly sticky. There is a some ale fluffiness as well. Flavor: pleasant combination of bitter citrus, pine, and lemony hops. This is balanced with a malt sweetness in the middle, although the bitterness lingers in the finish. There is a slight alcohol warming in the aftertaste. Overall: A most excellent example of the style

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - JUL 18, 2013
bottle thanks to bhensonb. poured goldish with a nice lasting head that left behind ample lace. aroma was caramel, earthy spice, and a hint of orange. Flavor was piney and malty. body was light and bubblay.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Concealer (728) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Pours a golden orange with a foamy caramel white head. Smells of sweet citrus, pine, and some malt and mild spice. Flavor is sweet citrus and malt with some bitter hops and biscuit malt notes. Solid but nothing exceptional.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
larryLSB (410) - La Selva Beach, California, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Bottle, poured into my favorite everyday New Belgium tulip. Nice gold color with a medium off white head. Nose was mostly citrus, with a little grass. Mild taste, a bit like grapefruit, clean and crisp. Nice aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
COMRADEJOSH (287) - Ft Hood, Texas, USA - JUL 15, 2013
Wonderful hop aroma and taste of grapefruit with just enough citrus to make it flavorful and not a hop bomb. Crisp and refreshing on the palate overall a very good beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rxeight (1188) - Illinois, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Bottle to glass. Citrius flavors, grapefruit, orange and apricot, but not that strong. very low bitterness for a pale. Crisp and tasty.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bb (6715) - Alamo, California, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Bottle. Amber beer with a cream head. Grapefruit and summer fruit aroma with light caramel. Earth and light grainy flavor with grapefruit and light pine. Medium bodied. Grapefruit and light grain lingers with light pine.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
IrishBoy (3799) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUL 8, 2013
12 oz bottle from Country Club Liqours. Nose is mostly citrus with a slight papaya note. Lightly hazy gold with a big offwhite head. Flavor is only lightly bitter with a Bud lagery note in the background.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
llcooldave (1065) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Pale copper amber in color. Thin soapy head. Nice piney citrus aroma with a slight biscuit note. Decent flavor of citrusy hops and toasty malt. Overall, a solid easy drinking brew.


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 « 8 9 10  11  12 13 14 » 21


Tick this beer

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