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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.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerKurve (489) - - APR 9, 2014
Hazy yellow with a white foamy head. High carbonation and good lacing. Aroma of floral hops, toffee, resin, pale malts and light yeast. Likewise with the flavor. Moderate body with light carbonation. Quite tasty and easy to drink!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kambei70 (561) - - MAR 22, 2014
2014 bottle to a pint glass. Pours a luminous golden yellow with a thick white head. Aroma is lemon, pine and grass with a little sweet malt. Taste is biscuity malt, some citrus, with a little pine and resinous bitterness. Light-medium body with ample carbonation. Finishes dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cirrhosis (1195) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 15, 2014
Golden lager body with a 2" rocky crown. Aroma is faint, peach schnaps, hoppy, dusty malts.............. trails off to nothing. Lemon!!!! Peachy, lemon and very dry. This is a pale ale of awesome. Ends in a good lingering bitter. When warm a light bread comes out. So crisp so clean..... hard to pick out any flavours.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 12, 2014
Backlog. Tried the bottle version a couple of times. Like all of Alesmiths beers this is a high-quality brew, not their best though.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
salvaticas (408) - - MAR 4, 2014
Bottle pour. Pours a beautiful pearly copper, clear and sparkling. Subtle notes of citrus and fresh cut grass on the nose. Subtle but nice pale hoppy flavor with a good bite. Nothing incredible but very nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (2482) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Bottled. Pours a clear golden with a huge, fluffy, off-white head with good retention and lacing. Aroma of citrus, piney notes and caramel. Sweet flavor that ends up dry and pleasant bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and average carb. A lovely pale indeed.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
coldbrewky (1418) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - FEB 25, 2014
A commercial description that actually is.accurate. Bomber was a bit on the pricey side. Quite enjoyable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andyhwcinc (1429) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2014
Purchased at Discount Liquors in Milwaukee, WI; enjoyed at home on a Friday after work to kick off a low-key weekend. Appearance is a light cloudy gold with a moderate white head that nicely laces to the glass. Aroma of bready malt, oats, pine, smell is rather robust and potent but good. Taste goes down with a nice pine and bready malt mixture, not really getting much citrus in there but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In a way it’s like a hoppier and much better Fat Tire, that’s what I’m getting from this one.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (6881) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 19, 2014
Goldgelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch angenehm exotisch fruchtig malzig, hopfig. Geschmack sehr malzig fruchtig, herb, exotische Früchte.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
angel77 (791) - oviedo, SPAIN - FEB 18, 2014
Botella de 66 cl en el lúpulo en junio de 2013. bastante buena y refrescante, con aromas y sabores afrutados y florales bastante claros. Muy interesante y recomendable para repetir. Cuerpo ligero con 5.25 vol que se bebe bien.


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