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RATINGS: 2769   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Originally brewed in 1975 to commemorate Paul Revere's ride, this brew is a heavily hopped ale (Cascade hops) with a copper color and a hoppy nose.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjik83 (731) - - DEC 6, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 27, 2014 - 35,5cl flesje via Gall & Gall, Maastricht - Alcoholpercentage van 5,9% - Uitgeschonken in Kaapse Brouwers glas Uiterlijk: goudoranje kleurig met redelijk dikke witte schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: fruitig als abrikoos, bloemig, bittertje in de nasmaak Conclusie: ale met veel smaak, zou hem wel niet geregeld willen drinken

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tselloufc88 (186) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
Bottle from the Rugby Tap. Aroma is of grape, grapefruit and some dank hops. Taste is grapefruit with some lemon in there. Spiciness is coming through at the end. A lot of Cascade in this one!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2516) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 3, 2014
Part of my Liquor Mountain Tasting Set & so served in the accompanying Anchor Brewing glass. Liberty Ale - 6% pours a crystal clear shinning copper gold with virtually no head. The aroma is a pleasing fruity & floral bouquet. Medium bodied with a very sweet, fruity flavor, a bit of minerality and some biscuity malt bite. I am also getting a bitter crisp finish with some buttery vanilla notes. It’s ok, I can see how in 1975 this would have wowed people but these days it is quite tame especially for something in the American Pale Ale category.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bewyder (156) - FRANCE - DEC 2, 2014
Je n’aime pas la forme de la bouteille (même si la remarque reste totalement anecdotique ^^) mais le contenu est de très bonne facture ! Une belle amertume florale et peu sèche, très à mon goût. J’en reprendrais volontiers. ^^ Bouteille bue au bar La Tête à l’envers, Vincennes, France, le 01/12/2014.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PawelD (248) - Gdańsk, POLAND - DEC 1, 2014
Butelka. W aromacie, cytrusy, kwiaty i żywica. Kolor słomkowy klarowny, z bujną pianą koloru białego. Piwo dosyć gęste, nagazowanie średnie, w smaku czuć hinty miodowe ale pierwsze skrzypce gra goryczka ziołowo cytrusowa limonkowa. Gładki finisz chmielowy, niezbyt mocno ściągający, przyjemny.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
davidtjm (604) - Berlin, GERMANY - NOV 29, 2014
Bottle. Pour is gold with a foamy head, aroma is fruity and sweet. Taste is fruity, sweet, pineapple, light bitterness, finish is gentle bitterness, body is medium, carbonation is soft. Decent

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kkittil (2) - oslo, NORWAY - NOV 28, 2014 does not count
Pours nice golden with small white head. Aroma is resinous/citrusy. Probably expected too much from this, based on all the positive reviews and the fact that I love a lot of the other Anchor beers. Overall a good beer, but nothing special.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jyrsa (107) - - NOV 22, 2014
Pours clear yellow from with a medium bone-white head from a bottle. Nose has caramel and bread with hints of butter. Mouth has some grass with a typical malt body and hops. Medium body with a bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
brucebruce81 (277) - Wyoming, USA - NOV 22, 2014
This beer has an odd flavor that really presented itself early in the process, it was smooth after the initial taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
loubar (112) - Los Gatos, California, USA - NOV 17, 2014
Nose combines malt and floral hops. Taste is bracing and sharp, with a distinct hops bias on a more subtle roasted malt base. Assertive for a pale ale. A step below an IPA but in the same general flavor profile. Dry finish. Pretty smooth and refreshing overall.


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