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Alaskan Freeride APA is brewed with Cascade, Citra, and Centennial hops, premium two-row and specialty crystal malts, and Juneauís glacier-fed water.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CaveSpider (26) - - OCT 19, 2013
Nice fresh hoppy aroma with a light sweet malty backbone. Appearance is a not-so-attractive murky copper with a thin white head. Looks like it would taste like dirt, but it doesnít. The hop character in this is very nice but the malt falls a little short and isnít as flavorful as it should be. Carbonation is perfect and lively. Overall its pretty good, but i wouldnít buy it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Danyel (1047) - Colorado, USA - OCT 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours orange with nice thick white head. Smells very piney with a touch of sweet orange. Tastes a little disappointing after the aroma. A slight touch of citrus hops, nice piney finish. Overall, itís much lighter than I was expecting it to be, thin. Sessionable. Boring.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Caytinator (962) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - OCT 18, 2013
12oz bottle. Clear golden beer, nice frothy head and little adhesion. Fantastic aroma, nice hop varietals in the smell. Taste is pretty good, not a stand-out, and unfortunately the palate isnít as crisp as I like. Really a decent beer, but youíre not missing anything if you skip it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (5084) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Sampled at GABF. Pours a dark gold with some creamy, white head. Nose is floral, honey, lemon, malt, mild and approachable. Flavor is malty, lemon, soap, oranges. Clean finish. Nice APA. Drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TempeCoyote (63) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - OCT 17, 2013
Slight haze in the orange body. Lots of hops come through. Mostly grapefruity. Good, and would buy again especially if serving to guests who like hoppy pale ales. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beertholomeus (854) - California, USA - OCT 17, 2013
Pours a crisp golden copper color with creamy white head. Hop, citrus, pine and sweet malt aroma. Orange, grapefruit, hop and sweet malt flavors. Light body and smooth hop finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (3654) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - OCT 13, 2013
On tap. Comes golden orange with a nice white head. Aroma of malt, citrus, and pine. Taste is malt, grapefruit, tropical fruit, grain, and pine. Very easy to drink.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DANEgerous (92) - Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Aroma: while sadly week it is has notes of spice citrus and hops and is rather plasant. Appearance: Slightly murky orange with a white head Taste: Spicy notes of hops with a dry earthy finish Plate: Rather thick and lively carbonation Overall: nice very well balanced but could be a bit bolder still would buy it again

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
freeofthoughts (667) - Raytown, Missouri, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Deep dark gold clear pour from bottle with a nice lasting off white froth of suds. Sweet caramel earthy bread aroma, mostly all grains in the nose with just a hint of citrus. Smooth easy going drinkability, it has small doses of orange citrus and an herbal tingle but mostly rides out a grain based path. Some bitterness in the finish, small amount of citrus again with some grass and sweetness of pale malts. Nice brew, soft and easy going.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andyhwcinc (1490) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 6, 2013
Purchased at a random liquor store in Milwaukee, WI; enjoyed at home while watching a Bears game on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Appearance is a bright amber gold, moderately cloudy, rich white head that lightly laces to the glass. Aroma of caramel malt, rich in a variety of hops as well, kind of smells somewhere between a barley wine and a pale ale, rather unique. Taste goes down with a moderate thickness, nice hop profile, nice bitterness as well. Pretty good stuff.

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