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In honor of our adventurous friends at Sky Dive Inc. in Hastings, Michigan, we crafted a truly adventurous brew in Sky High Rye. A West Coast-style Pale Ale with rye malt, Sky High Rye boasts a massive floral aroma of resinous hops. The hops contribute flavor notes of lemons, peaches, and pine needles, combined with the sweet, malty flavors of toffee and bread. Rye adds a pleasant peppery, spicy note like a fresh slice of pumpernickel bread. Very well-rounded and very drinkable, Sky High Rye will surely inspire adventure in all who taste it.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sloth (2454) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - JAN 10, 2010
Medium statured tan head, good retention, decent lace. Hazy amber orange color. Nose is spicey, lightly hoppy, piney with some citrus notes as well. Lightly medium bodied, light resiny notes, good carbonation level, crisp. Lightly sweet malty flavors with some spicey rye notes, lemony and piney, grainy notes. Almost dry, spicey finish. An easy quaffer @ 6 % ABV. Bomber procured @statelineliquors.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nephilium (1326) - Ohio, USA - DEC 28, 2009
Nice spicy aroma, with a bit of caramel undertones below. Pours a clear pale amber, with a large fluffy white head. Very nice flavor, really drinkable. Just a bit of spice from the rye, and a faint bitter finish from the hops. Quite a tasty anniversary beer, I would like to see this come along as a year round offering.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3646) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2009
Gold in color with a decent sized white head. Aroma is of hops, rye and pepper. Taste is of hops and rye.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 18, 2009
Big bottle. Pours a light golden with a small white froth. Aroma is very rye oriented, quite spicy a bit of citrus. Very sharp and potent aroma. Really orange forward, sweet yet slightly tart. A bit of spice, no s lot of spice carries the aroma. Spices again are the most forward part of the flavor. They balance he citric sweetness, a verry good beer,soft in the finish, clove, and some allspice. Medium bodied and a soft carbonation. Good mix of drinkable and complexity.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Narnad (1454) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - DEC 1, 2009
Pours a hazy orange tinted deep golden color with a 1/4 inch dense white head that really lasts. Aroma has a light peppery, peaches come through, some mild rye notes with a grassy hops nose at the end. Flavor has a fantastic rye malt bite, a very smooth grassy/earthy hops note, mild peach sweetness that really works with a mild peppery bite, ends with a light caramel malt note. A modest body with a sugary dense texture and very fine carbonation. Overall a very solid offering by Arcadia.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BillKismet (3321) - Seattle, Washington, USA - NOV 25, 2009
Solid amber body with a creamy head. Floral and rye nose gives way to a bounteous floral hop flavor with distinct rye accents and citrus and apricot hop bursts. Puissant and ethereally hoppy.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10808) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 19, 2009
Bomber. Beautiful orange pour with a frothy, clingy white head. Aroma is mainly citrus. Medium body with creamy carbonation. Lots of fruity hop, and spicey malt underlaying that. It’s very delicious, and the rye really comes out as the hop washes away. Little hot bits pop up. This finishes very floral/fruity, and it’s just excellent. The rye note is everpresent. Love this stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kwoeltje (2232) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - OCT 26, 2009
(draught) Light gold/amber with small head. Citrus aroma. Flavor is citrus hops, some rye and malt.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RCL (2030) - Waltham, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 14, 2009
Fairly light in color as rye beers go. Hoppy, citrus nose. Clean, pine-sol like spicy flavor (in a good way). Interesting take on the style.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3857) - Frisco, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2009
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. The smell is rye, malts, hops, pine, fruits, and caramel. The look is golden in color and whiitish head. The taste is ok in bitterness, nice rye, pine, and hops.


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