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Angry Minnow River Pig Pale Ale



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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
This is a light copper colored American Pale Ale which is brewed using six different kinds of malt. A crisp hoppy flavor with a floral aroma from dry hopping with Cascade hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nero55 (919) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Draft. Copper with thin off white head. Aroma of pine and resinous hops with light malt notes. Medium/light body, some resinous hop bitterness, and light malt backbone. A solid pale ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryecatcher (1354) - Bridgeport, Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Can (gift from Lopez, who was in Wisconsin recently.... thanks brutha!) Pours a nice, medium amber, frothy white head with very nice retention and lacing. Nose is cakey malts, some citrus, hint of Ritz crackers. Mouth is medium bodied, caramelly malt, white pepper, crackers, mild bitterness, not bad flavor profile but a bit muddy and/or muted.This would pair well with a bag o’ cheese curds.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
cards04 (2686) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 30, 2013
Pours an Amber colour. Aromas and flavours are a bit of caramel. Some citrus notes. But everything is faint and watery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
eruizgarcia (312) - - JUN 14, 2013
Very good IPA. Enough malt sweetness and not overpowering hops. Pretty amber pour. Very smooth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EHopper (620) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 25, 2012
At the brewhouse, Very enjoyable beer, Easy drinking with pine and citrus, a bit of caramel and malt. Look forward to having one every time I am through Hayward.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - JUN 23, 2012
Can. Poured a clear medium orange color. The head was thick and white with good retention and lacing. Nice caramel, graham, light butter, and floral hop smells. Light to medium bodied and slightly sweet without any significant bitterness. Caramel, graham, and floral hop flavors with a hint of pine. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (9662) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 18, 2011
Tap at Angry Minnow on Nov. 18, 2011. Light copper pour with a clingy white head. Lemon and citrus on the nose. Medium palate. Taste is citrus hops and slight breadiness. Very good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dm9831 (1512) - Monee, Illinois, USA - OCT 18, 2010
clear copper color, small off white head, a touch lacy. airy nose of malt and perhaps a touch of pine. flavor was very mild, perhaps some malt, maybe some hops. i took a couple sips and didn’t see anything here, then i tasted a strange metallic taste that did not fade. perhaps an infected bottle, but this sample was pretty poor. a flossmoor station mugclubber provided the sample at a recent tapping.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7508) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 21, 2009
Bottled. Poured crystal-clear medium amber with a well-retained cap of off-white head. The aroma was on the sweet side with caramel and redder fruits accented by floral and citrus character.. maltage became candied as it warmed. The flavor found sweet caramel at the core with fruits in the form of bitterness around.. some spicy pine and a touch of citrus too.. aiight. Light-medium bodied with decent flow across the palate.. a tad grainy.. spicy, refreshing finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - DEC 3, 2008
12oz bottle. Poured a dark hazy gold with a white head. Grassy hop aroma. Slightly off taste, a little sour too, could be infected.

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