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RATINGS: 159   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Fresh organic orange zest and cracked coriander complement the orange blossom honey used in this ale. Like a mountain breeze through the citrus trees. 1.060 OG 6 IBU 6.5% ABV.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba (4251) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Tap at brewery. Pours clear gold with fizzy off-white head. Aroma is cereal and bready malts, light orange peel and citrus, and very faint spices. Flavor is dry and malty with some subtle yeast esters, light toast, and some faint citrus and spice character. Light/medium body and medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sir__v (1071) - Lille, FRANCE - FEB 22, 2015
On tap @ Alpine Brewpub, Alpine - CA. Color: clear pale blond beer with small carbonation and small white foam. Smell=: hoppy and fruity nose, with sugar balance and citrus notes as orange and mandarin. Taste: sweet hoppy taste with citrus notes. Well balanced and easy drinkable. Great beer but not so impressive taste. Aftertaste: wet bitterness and mandarin finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (7100) - Reno, Nevada, USA - APR 2, 2015
very citrus forward, mostly sweet and light with just a hint of tartness. dug it.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (2117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Aroma: grain, bread malts, citrus fruits, mandarins. Appearance: hazy amber, small, white, creamy head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: mandarins, other citrus fruits, light bitters on top of malty sweets. Overall: nice Fruit Beer, nice mandarins. Bottle from Alpine Brewing, Alpine.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
50belair (2955) - Florida, USA - NOV 14, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Clear yellow pour with a white head. Mild orange aromas. Mild orange and honey lowlights. Lots of caramel malts. Average body and mouthfeel

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
rosenbergh (8560) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 24, 2015
22 oz bottle. From the brewery. Clear golden colour with a small white head. Sweet caramel malt, mild sweet fruitiness and cookies in the aroma. The flavour is orange, sweet caramel malt, cookies and mild hoppiness. Very sweet. Soft carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (3935) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 19, 2015
Tap, gold pour, white head, nose is oranges, taste is oranges, lemons, trees, zesty, drinkable

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kroney (200) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 16, 2015
Bomber into pint glass. Pours gold with a thin off-white head. Aroma is bready/sweet malts, some floral and citrus hop, honey, spice, orange. Flavor is candied orange peel, honey, little spice at the back. Palate is a little sticky from the honey. Didn’t expect that.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marheb (3175) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Des bonbons à l’orange survivent assez longtemps pour se rendre à nos narines. La texture a une certaine lourdeur mielleuse, c’est assez déroutant. Les saveurs tombent un peu à plat pour la suite, pas très excitant.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (3253) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Draft at the brewery. Pours clear bright amber with a fizzy white head. Tastes like sweet malt, orange candy, and a hint of pine hops. Light body and low carbonation. Smells musky citrus, sweet malt, and orange candy.


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