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RATINGS: 115   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Pigskin Pale Ale is light in color yet high in malt and hop character. Crisp and clean like a well-executed touchdown pass, Pigskin Pale Ale finishes off with an end zone celebration of zesty, floral hops that says 6 points, American Style.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thisis12ptfont (868) - Los Angeles, CA, California, USA - FEB 29, 2012
Citrus, lemon, orange and vanilla on the nose. Very light golden color with a small foam top. Light, citrus hops with other flavors of orange, vanilla and a faint caramel malt. Slight carbonation with a thin texture. Overall, a pleasant ale with nice flavors of orange, citrus and hops. I’d give this a B rating.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
thirdeye11 (5635) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 29, 2012
(22oz bomber thanks to mora2000) light hazy yellow, lasting creamy off-white head. Nose of cream, light sugary orange, quite malty, and melba toast. Taste is lightly bitter but well balanced, agave, grapefruit, bit papery. Creamy soft finish, very malty palate finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheRealMGD (551) - Lakewood, Washington, USA - FEB 16, 2012
Tap @ PW. Light, clear, orange-gold pour with a short white head leaving heavy lace. Good head retention. Nose is light toast. Bread, light citrus, grass, sprouts. Crisp, medium-light body with moderate carbonation. Finish has some caramel, biscuit and some vegetal bitterness. Sessionable and quite tasty, but a bit more aroma would suit this APA to the ground.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 5, 2012
(22oz bottle) Pours a cloudy dirty orange body with a medium rocky cream head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, orange, and light soap. Flavor of orange, bread, grapefruit, and caramel with a bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BK7 (748) - Turner, Oregon, USA - DEC 29, 2011
Bomber. A malty American Pale Ale with light bitternes and a hint of citrus. Finish has some bitterness to it but is a bit flat.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnbuck100 (241) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 15, 2011
Bomber pours a cloudy light orange haze. Purchased at Portland’s Whole Foods. Nice combination of bready malt with biting hops on top. This pale ale tops 98% of the competition - I cannot think of a single east coast competitor that trounces this except for Victory’s offering, I would go for a "pick 6" and score! on this one. Very well done.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ibrew2or3 (7107) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - SEP 2, 2011
Bomber pours clear gold with slightly rocky tall light tan head. The aroma offers up spicy hops, sugar sweet malts and a touch of hoppy earthiness. The taste is similar with sweet sugary malts mixing with the spicy and faintly earthy hops. The hops grow a bit in bitterness midway and into the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (7032) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 27, 2011
Bottle, shared with JJ. Light amber gold, hazy, with a huge lasting white head. Aroma is sweet malts with a nice citrus hop dominance. Palate has sweet malt (golden syrup) supporting a nice fresh citrus hop character with a medium bitter finish. Solid.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jimhilt (2431) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 22, 2011
Pours five+ finger cream head that fades very slowly, leaving a good lace. Hazy amber color. Good carbonation and medium bodied. Pine and earthy hop nose and flavor is caramel with a hop backbone. Light lingering bitter finish. $2.99 for a 22 oz bottle.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
presario (4709) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 25, 2011
Tap at Collins Pub. Crisp amber with thick foam. Light fruity hop scent. Interesting flavour! A praline coating on chewy bread and strong hops. Well balanced. A little mediciny in the aftertaste. Drinks like hoppy water.


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