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RATINGS: 970   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
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This refreshing, light-golden Extra Pale Ale embodies drinkability. AleSmith X pushes the limits by offering a level of flavor not often found in this classic style. Fresh American hops are abundant but carefully balanced by a light, crisp body and smooth bitterness. Notes of citrus and pine combine with a delicate malt sweetness to create a flavorful drinking experience.


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hman43 (511) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - JUL 18, 2014
It pours golden with a white pillowy head. It has a citrus aroma complimented by lemon scents and a bit of pine. The is considerable lacing as the head, which lasts quite a white, disappears. There is a malt flavor with pine and lemon. The lemon becomes stronger with a dry finish.


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benzai (9773) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2015
Bottle @ weekly tasting shared with Niilstrong. Lightly hazy golden color, decent sized white head. Very fruity aroma with hint of melon. Lovely. Taste is lightly malts, hops, fruits, subtly bitter. Soft, yet suitable mouthfeel, both body and carbonation are soft yet suitable.

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niilstrong (4) - Best, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2015 does not count
Samen met Benzai gedronken (thanks to Benzai). Fruitig, smaak correspondeert met geur.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kkleu357 (527) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 11, 2015
Ugh, just bought this and realized this was bottled 6 months ago. Really should check the dates before purchasing. Anyway, Nice fruity aroma. Unfortunately, it was too sweet and malty. Most of the hops had fallen off. Still, not bad though.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
scoobysnak (333) - Appleton, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 10, 2015
An excellent APA. Very well balanced. Citrus and pine with a maltiness that keeps the beer very even keel.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Deu (874) - Nantes, FRANCE - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle at le sur mesure in Nantes. Medium body and medium carbonation. Yellow color with a small disappearing white head. Fruity aroma. Bitter ending. Quite well balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeremyh70 (863) - Missouri, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Crystal clear light straw good pearl white head good retention. Aroma is dank and piney light citrus and pear. Cracker malt, lemon, grassy piney hops. Light bodied

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
seehaferb23 (56) - - APR 30, 2015
The Cannery Row Beer Club Enjoyed this XPA by AleSmith. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHult (406) - SWEDEN - APR 30, 2015
Flaska delad med @msbrindbergs, tack! Ljust guldfärgad vätska med vitt skum. Humlig söt doft. Lite klen å med en sur touch men smarrig!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MSBrindbergs (529) - Solna, SWEDEN - APR 30, 2015
Flaska från Mikkeller Webshop. Klar gul vätska med vitt skum. Doftar citrus och disktrasehumle. Frisk pigg sötma med karakteristisk apa-beska. God, men inget sticker ut. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gandalf39 (134) - - APR 28, 2015
Bonne Pale Ale, très houblonnée et proche d’une IPA, la base est si pure et si fine qu’on croirais un pils MAIS customisé par un carrosier portugais sous amphétamine


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