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RATINGS: 233   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Alaskan Freeride APA is brewed with Cascade, Citra, and Centennial hops, premium two-row and specialty crystal malts, and Juneau’s glacier-fed water.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx76 (627) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle pours clear copper with thick white head. Nose of floral grass and grain. Taste is of sweet hop, grass, and grain. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
pdx77 (1375) - Oregon, USA - AUG 12, 2014
From bottle. Dark golden color with lots of creamy head. Aroma is caramel, grass, pine, and light citrus. Taste is similar, with some sweet orange and light pine notes. Smooth and well-balanced. A nice pale.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mnurda (1133) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 12, 2014
Bottled sample from happy Harry's. Pours straw in colour. Beautiful citrus flavour. Hoppy. Delicious ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sawbuck (329) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Nice aroma of citrus fruit and fresh cut grass notes. Nice deep orange in color. White head. Rich sweet malt up front. Citrus comes though, lemon and grassy, then bitterness comes in. Fairly mild bitterness, finishes with with same citrus tone. Light to medium mouth feel and the bitterness lingers just a bit.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Onslow (1171) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Pour from a 12oz bottle. Clear amber brew with dense head. LIght aroma of citrus. Taste is clean and dry with modest citrus tones. Very light on the tongue and refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ColovianTrader (290) - - AUG 9, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2014 Crisp and clean. Moderate citrus hops, orange, mild caramel, light fruit, bread and hints of lemon peel. Flavors are all nice but a bit subtle.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5572) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Las Vegas, NV - Smith’s Food & Drugs - 12 oz bottle. Medium copper pour, soft white head, nice bubble action. Aroma has a solid spruce bent to it, some fresh spearmint. Flavor is solid with some nice solid peach fruitiness, just a hint of citrus bitterness, some light nuttiness, a brief hint of maple syrup. Crisp, thick, nice textured mouthfeel. Very refreshing after a long day of hiking in Bryce Canyon National Park.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BigBeer45 (1255) - Michigan, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Sampled from a bottle bought at Champanes, this ale was a clear copper (honey-gold-amber) in the glass and gave a one finger white head from a quick pour, the cover receded to a bunch of large islands and sticky ring, it left a few spots and small fingers of lacing on the glass, the nose had aromas of citrus and pine hops with toasted malt that gave faint pear and raisin fruit, faint caramel, and some malt sweetness, the hops were about medium or less, also, the hops had a touch of herb and onion like aroma to them, the flavors were toasted malt with citrus and grass hops, faint caramel, fruit and sweetness, the finish had a some hop bitterness with malt trailing, the mouth feel was light, it was a little creamy on the mouth and had average carbonation, this was an ok pale ale, not a stand out drink.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
milewide (1515) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Their APA is better than their IPA. Clear amber color. Good blend of malt and hops. Aroma was equal to their IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alliance100 (683) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 1, 2014
12oz bottle - pours a rusty orange . Nice mix of floral and citrus aromas . Floral hops upfront with some faint citrus on the finish . Well balanced , nicely done . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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