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RATINGS: 170   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our light copper pale ale has a delicate malt attribute balanced by an aggressive hop flavor and aroma. Many American micros have developed their own version of this classic English style beer. Our brewers anticipate that you will enjoy their variation.


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nejhleader (1333) - Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 3, 2005
not bad. had a bit of spice taste to it. kinda light. not one of abcís best.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Jonathan3584 (323) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 4, 2005
On tap at the brewpub. It really tasted oxydized; maybe it was an old keg. It was not enjoyable, and even outside of the cardboard, didnít offer me anything to remember.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocLock (8532) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 4, 2005
Gold pour with some hopcit aromas. Not especially complex or notable for a pale.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SETANTA (582) - Bangor, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2004
Yet another unremarkable beer from this brewer... hop bitterness did not blend well, seemed overly "woody" instead of floral or citric

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (9856) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 12, 2004
UPDATED: MAY 19, 2006 On tap at the 2004 Kennett Square BF. Poured a cloudy, medium amber color. Nothing to prominent in the tastes or smells. Not bad but nothing that really stood out. 5 4 5 3 12

Cask version tasted on 5/19/06. Much better than my last sample. Aromas of pine, citurs and caramel. Tastes of caramel with very light citrus. 7 4 6 4 14

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pobenohne (504) - Northern Liberties, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 1, 2004
At the Harrisburg ABC brewpub. Another pale ale from a microbrewer. Fresh hop flavor, probably an excellent session ale, but Iím tired of this style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dberger624 (1028) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 2, 2004
Draft at the Grey Lodge in Philly. This was pretty good. Had a slight West coast hop bite to it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
egajdzis (5581) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 29, 2003
Pours an amber color with an off white head and some nice lacing. Mild aroma of hops, some spice and malt as well. Bitter hop taste, mouth puckering in fact, with not much malt to back it up. This was fairly one dimensional, it is a good thing I like hops.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
freekyp (1634) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - OCT 18, 2003
High bitterness up front mellowing towards end. Just average. No head to speak of.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
HighlanderOne (1072) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - SEP 21, 2003
Yet another good american pale ale (I'm seeing a trend here). Nothing spectacular, just a well made, decent APA.


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