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AleSmith X Extra Pale Ale is a clean, light-colored, light-bodied ale. The People’s Choice award winner at the 2000 San Diego Real Ale Festival and the second runner-up in 2001, it has a good dose of dry hops balanced by a gentle sweetness, giving an almost sweet-and-sour effect. Appearance: Light golden color, and a nice white head, with good retention when properly served. Flavor: Starts off with almost tingling flavors of citrus and pine, balanced by a nice malty sweetness, then fades to a dry finish with a lingering hoppiness. Aroma: Strong lemony-citrusy character, with sweet malt and pine in the background. Mouthfeel (body/texture): Smooth, light-bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (992) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 12, 2014
660ml bottle served in a pint glass. A: Pours a hazy light orange color forming a huge aired white head. Good retention and lots of soapy and ligering lacings formed and left in the glass. S: Strong notes of sweet pale malts and grassy, and piny hops in the nose. Strong notes of grapefruit and orange. T: Slightly sweet upfront. Strong notes of tropical fruits and pine. Strong notes of pale malts and grassy hops. Crispy. Medium bitterness. Grapefruit. A bit metallic. M: Light body. Medium carbonation. Very smooth body which is a quality of AleSmith beers ALWAYS! Crispy sweet malts and grassy and pinny hops in the aftertaste. O: Great drinkability. Just another AleSmith masterpiece!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OzarkElmo (303) - Poplar Bluff, Missouri, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Pours a bit cloudy light orange with moderate head, diminishing with good lacing. Pine, citrus (grapefruit for sure) and grassy nose. Easy drinking, pretty well balanced but a bit too much grass & grapefruit for my taste.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
ElManana (647) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - DEC 4, 2014
Pours yellow with non-excistent head which fades quickly. Aroma has lots of pineapple, citrus, fruity. Superb smell, gotta love this. Taste is hoppy, sweet malts. Goes into a perfectly balanced bitterness that makes this beer especially refreshing. Fantastic Pale Ale, I love this much more than their IPA accually.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bobhund (439) - - DEC 1, 2014
Köpt på Systembolaget Boländerna, Uppsala. En fin öl på många sätt, se betyget för mer info. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BOSSbrewer (2148) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 23, 2014
On tap at their tasting room. Pours a slightly hazy pale yellow. Aroma is slight lemon straw grass. Flavor follows with mild bitterness. Good beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (2720) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Draft at El Dorado. Pours almost clear gold with a creamy off white head and tons of lacing. Tastes like dry pale malt, smooth lemon and grapefruit, some dry pine, some alcohol. Light/medium body and carbonation. Smells like grapefruit, light pine, musky, resin, pale malt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SinH4 (478) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 12, 2014
rather pale and clear, nice head. American piney hop aromas, very interesting. Super nice citrus and some flowery hay/earthy taste. Something very distinct, yet very drinkable and great Pale Ale. It?s too rare that one has the opportunity to have something like this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
maxwelldeux (3956) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours a very hazy dark golden color with a moderate off-white head on there. Nose has some citrus and pine coming through, and just seems super fresh. Taste is slightly bitter, and just a bit crisp, with good clean hop flavors coming through. Really quite pleasant.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jandd1983 (2891) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - OCT 21, 2014
On tap at the brewery. It poured a golden/yellow color with a white head. The aroma was of lemon, pine, grass and some sweet malts. The taste was of biscuits, malts, citrus, and some pine and resinous bitterness. Very nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5168) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Sampled on draft at 3R6P this beer poured a slightly hazy very pale yellow color with a small fluffy white head that left good lacing. The aroma was dryish and bitter with vague fruity hops and a touch of herbal hops. The flavor was thin and bitter with sharp fruity and floral hosp with a faint tangy undertone. Medium length finish. Light body. Meh.

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