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RATINGS: 553   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Drawn from one of our oldest recipes, Smitten Ale began as part of a series of rye beers at our Eccentric Café. The combination of sharp citrus & resinous flavors from the hops with the earthy, rustic overtones of the rye malt contribution yield an interesting take on the American Pale Ale.


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4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (827) - Collinsville, USA - MAR 3, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours gold with a white head. Taste citrus, sweet, lightly hoppy. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlovell2 (1216) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JUL 21, 2015
Pours hazy golden with a white head. Fruity malt aroma with citrus and herbal hops. Flavor is fruity with citrus notes and a earthy, floral hop finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gam (3596) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 19, 2015
medium head rich amber pour aromas fruit spicy rye rich malts biscuit pine the flavours resin rich rye spice note grapefruit medium bitter biscuit pine grassy note caramel crispness the finish best tastes rye crisp hops lasting bitter pine flavours lovely ale

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
puboflyons (2537) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 4, 2015
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle dated 01/13/15. Hazy pale yellow, heady pour. An old bottle picked up at a New York convenience store that has probably lost some of its character. Some toasted sweet maltiness in the taste, rye grain, and grassy hops. Light to medium body. The grainy malts are more forward in the taste and there is a strong peppery bitterness at the end. I think the hops have faded in 6 months.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (9624) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 25, 2015
Draught @ The Ginger Man, New York, NY
Pours hazy golden with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, floral and herbal. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long malty, floral, herbal and grassy finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jmires (1) - Michigan, USA - JUN 11, 2015 does not count
This Beer has a very god taste. It has a light hops taste that is not overbearing. I

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (9004) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 9, 2015
Pale golden pour with a thick white head. The nose is a bit bright and fruity. Some light berry esters and a bit of spicy/citrusy hoppiness. Very fresh and well balanced. I don’t get much rye character at all, but it’s a tasty pale ale. Clean and crisp.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BOSSbrewer (2707) - Arkansas, USA - JUN 7, 2015
On tap at Hopcat. Pours a slightly hazy golden yellow with a thin white head. Minimal aroma. Some corn maybe. Flavor is lightly hopped with mostly pine. Nice refreshing beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rollinsr (492) - Atlanta, GEORGIA - JUN 2, 2015
Pours clear gold with a finger of white head. Aroma is orange and grapefruit citrus. Very smooth with sweet citrus notes yielding to a nice rubbery bitter bite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ilovedarkbeer (2446) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2015
Pours a deep golden color with a large foamy white head. Notes of bread, skunky hops, brown sugar, and white citrus rind. Sort of grassy as well. Nice beer with a substantial mouthfeel.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
dwyerpg (4869) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 25, 2015
I didn’t like this too much. The rye overpowers the hops in an untasty way. Just not that good


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