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RATINGS: 983   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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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
uncben87 (65) - Georgia, USA - NOV 18, 2012
From bottle to tulip. Pours a clear golden amber with a small, off white head. Smells of lemony citrus, grassy hops, and a hint of caramel malt. Taste is much of the same, the malt really comes through but overall very balanced. The MF is slightly thinner than I like, but still good. Nice, crisp brew that you could easily drink several of.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawanna (2619) - Freising, GERMANY - JUL 4, 2015
spruce, citrus, pine, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, oily feel, average carbonation, long finish,

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerBunker (907) - Burbank, Illinois, USA - JUL 4, 2015
On tap at Blind Pig. Pours golden with a fizzy white head. Aroma is of hops, bubblegum, and grass. Taste is of sweet hops, grass, wheat, and bready malt. Lingering grassy hop taste. Mouthfeel is soapy and very carbonated. Body is medium. Goes down very easy, and it’s tasty. I could drink a few of these.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
UncleKorm (1051) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle poured a lightly hazy yellow hue w/ huge white head and sticky lacing. Moderate aroma of hop pellets and wood shavings...fresh hamster cage. Initial flavor is light sweet w/ a moderate bitter finish. Tastes are lemon, herbs, and biscuit. Medium bodied and creamy mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (3641) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle shared@CBC Clerkenwell, London (03/06/2015) - medium hazy golden coloured pour with white head. Aroma and taste is a mix of tropical and citrus fruits, some grassy hoppy, biscuity malts, some light caramel, mandarin, lemon, pine needles, refreshing, hoppy bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
llkc (696) - århus, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2015
duft: citrus lime. smag: maltet citrus meget frisk citrusfrugter. sødme fra humlen også

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BazookaJoe (274) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Pours light orange with a little hops on the nose. Well balanced body with a nice amount of juicy citrus hops. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlimHabib (295) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - JUN 11, 2015
Bottle pour. Light clear golden with a large foamy head. Aroma is pine, grass, and a light citrus. Medium body. Not too much taste upfront, but a good bitter to finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (3047) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2015
Bottle share at CBC Clerkenwell, thanks to Fergus. Hazy yellow, still, small foamy white head, light lacing. Aroma is pine, orange, lemon, leafy. Body is medium, slightly foamy, low carbonation. Taste is Earl Grey tea, sodawater / tonic, light pine, soft earthy resinous hops. Decent pale ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (12596) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2015
Bottle split at the 9.49 CBC boost tasting, Clerko, 03/06/15 thanks to Ferris. Hazed pale golden with a moderate off white covering. Nose is pithy citrics, melon, light dank strokes, bread dough, tangerine, earthy hop. Taste comprises more dank tones, tangerine, on the turn melon, tea leaves, straw, lemon rind. MEdium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close peppered with earthy hop bitterness. Decent enough APA but perhaps a little tired?

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (13853) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2015
Bottle shared in London - thanks to Fergus. Pours clear yellow-gold with a creamy white head. Some lightly aged hops in the nose, leaves, lemon rind. Medium sweet flavor with biscuity malts, tea, pale bread. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Lightly resinous on the finish, some further tea, pale bread. So so.


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