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RATINGS: 552   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Just when you’ve had enough of winter, we release Alaskan Summer Ale in March. This traditional Kölsch beer is a great way to celebrate warmer weather and more daylight. Its crisp, clean flavor is the perfect complement for crab, halibut, salads and longer days.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bulk_Carrier (2533) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 25, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 3, 2014 The appearance had a clear golden body, some clingy lacing that spiderwebs. The smell had the malts, light hops, slightly grainy, just a bit of spice, but not long lasting as the smell quickly fades altogether. The taste was mainly sweet, sticky sweet aftertaste, fading sweet finish. On the palate, it sits light, sessionable, carbonation is good for the style and for me. Overall, good for a kolsch styled beer, though a weaker smell than most I’ve had, might have again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (1764) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 25, 2014
Pours a light gold color with light white head. Aroma has floral, fruits, and some malt notes. Follows onto the palate. Finishes with some grassy hop notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ads135 (3302) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Pretty decent for an american Kolsch. Very mild, slight wheaty sweetness. Clear yellow. Tried in Juneau.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jkwalking05 (4132) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2013
(Backlog) 12 oz bottle. Color is straw to golden in color with a light white head. Clear. Smell is floral, fruits, some spices, and malts. Taste is pretty light with some malts, hops, grass, fruits. Pretty easy going.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (3997) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 7, 2013
355ml bottle from The Beer Cellar. Golden amber colour with a thin wispy head. Easy to drink and a great label.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KeefOz (1079) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Poured a clear pale golden colour with a one-finger white foamy head that diminished fairly quickly and laced poorly. Carbonation medium with medium sized bubbles forming trails. Aroma of musty grain and sweet malt but very subdued. Taste sweetish but not much at all. Light body. Smooth, light, clean, crisp and easy to drink. I’m not a kolsch fan but this one is OK.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JustPlainLogan (58) - Galveston, Texas, USA - OCT 14, 2013
Pours out a crisp golden color with a thin off-white head. Aroma is slightly fruity, just like the taste. Medium carbonation with a standard kind of taste. Perfectly average bit of suds, nothing special but worth the try.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2494) - New York, USA - OCT 14, 2013
Bottled at Mccarrenn. Yellow pour, standard grain and nothing really that special here for a kolsch. OK overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SpongeRuiner (883) - Michigan, USA - OCT 4, 2013
On tap while on vacation in Alaska. I thought this one was pretty good. A nice clean quenching taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
csaso (1586) - Missouri, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Tap - fair sized foamy head, medium gold color, light sweet malty aroma and flavor, mild hop profile, not much too it overall - was expecting a little more ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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