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RATINGS: 1036   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   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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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Awktoberfest (362) - Davenport, Iowa, USA - APR 22, 2013
Strong nice hop aroma.. You'll like it...smells real nice good hop aroma and a smooth hop taste... Lemony/ citrusy... Not much malt backbone which is fine cause this is a great beer... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cristobal37 (663) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 24, 2016
On tap at Alesmith brewpub. Light golden. Aroma of citrus and piney hops. Classic San Diego pale ale, lots of bitter and lemony hops mellowing out slowly with a bit of fruitiness. Not so different from the .394 pale ale but really good and easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexsdad06 (8234) - Ohio, USA - MAY 23, 2016
22 oz bottle originally picked up from South Bay (now local) from notes. Pours a hazy golden color with a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor have pale malts, caramel, floral, citrus, some resiny hops, light toast, mild to moderate bitterness, very nice drinking APA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tomekboniek (423) - Warsaw, POLAND - MAY 15, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 16, 2016 Beczka. Barwa złota z białym kożuchem piany. Aromat cytrusowy lecz nie powalający. Smak również cytrusowy. Wydaje mi się, że już lekko zelżały. Nic nadzwyczajnego, polskie piwa w stylu myślę, że prezentują taki sam jak nie wyższy poziom. Chciałbym wypić to piwo świeże, pełnowartościowe zaraz po uwarzeniu.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (2471) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 30, 2016
On tap @ Beer Temple, sample size. Hazy golden color. Dense white head leaving lacerings. Aroma’s: fruity, citrus, with retronasal some grain, a bit (old) malty sweet). Flavor is mild bitter, light citrus sour, some grainy sweetness. Light bodied. Finishes with some caramel, somewhat dry, rather bitter. Perhaps this wasn’t too fresh, but decent enough.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anstei (935) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - APR 21, 2016
Bottle from Erzbierschof Zurich. A very smooth and drinkable pale ale indeed. Spring-like aroma hops give this beer a fresh feeling, carbonation and malts are matching. Pines, some citrus. Medium-bodied, but never boring. Keeps its thing throughout. This beer does literally nothing wrong, yet it fails to excite me. It is very, very solid though.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
trapped (2015) - New York, TURKEY - APR 8, 2016
Draught @ Sunswick 35/35. Slightly cloudy pale yellow, with small whitish foamy head, faint citrus aroma, medium carbonation, vanilla and sweetish citrus taste, thin body, medium bitter finish. Very smooth and drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjoeng (651) - SINGAPORE - APR 2, 2016
5.25%ABV.   Poured out gold.  6ºSRM. Nose has ton of pale malt sweet. Mouthfeel is soapy. Palate is pale malt body, finishes off sweet.  Hops are pine, grapefruit peel and lemon peel. Finish is clean.  The hop finish is unique where it comes on in the middle, blooms to full bitter, then regresses into a fresh lemon experience (oily, bitter, spicy and tingly). 

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BillHick420 (456) - California, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Pours straw color. White tight head. Mild fruity fruits on the nose, light malt. Caramel malt aroma, some fruityness. Some citrus. Stuffed nose, so probably not optimal rating conditions.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Claves77 (213) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 18, 2016
Nice aroma when given proper glass to channel smells. Great pale cloudy color with white lace head. Complex light flavor of very citrus hops. Slightly sharp finish. Ok flavor.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Echon (280) - Århus, DENMARK - JAN 16, 2016
Pale amber body with a white head.
Aroma and flavour present a rich hoppy character on top of a solid, slightly caramelly, malt base. Moderate sweetness and medium/heavy bitterness. Bitter, hoppy finish.
Medium body with average carbonation.

Fresh, tasty and very drinkable.


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