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RATINGS: 193   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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A light colored, medium bodied, full flavored American style Ale. Steel Rail E.P.A. is our flagship product that has a full malt flavor and is balanced with a pronounced hop flavor and bitterness.


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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bulk_Carrier (2577) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 28, 2013
It poured a light golden color and it left a one inch white foamy head in my nonic. Some nice foamy clingy lacing appears and gently slides down the sides of the glass. The body was pretty clear. The smell was very malty through creamy sweet corn, hops were there but extremely subdued. The taste was sweet through the previously mentioned flavors and grew slightly bitter as the hops came in through some slight warming of the.beer. The mouthfeel was medium. It was fairly drinkable. It leaves a sticky aftertaste and a slightly bitter finish. Overall, I liked it for the most part, Id have this again. It didnt stray from the style.


2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
raoul_duke (148) - - MAY 17, 2015
22oz from wegmans. The appearance is very white. Lots of carbonation. This smells not great . Someone here said "smells like the train at 3am." Budwiser and urine. The taste is indifferent. Totally indifferent. Rice and water. The mouthfeel is fine. So that’s good.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bnokk (102) - Ohio, USA - MAY 16, 2015
APPEARANCE – super light golden color. Very white head dissipates quickly, but laces glass nicely. NOSE – ever so slight hop spiciness (grassy). FLAVOR – very light indeed. Refreshing on a hot day, but not a lot of interesting flavor to it. NOTES – Good replacement for a macrobrew if you want to support the local economy, or get your friend off MCB.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mikeyaponte (39) - Chicopee, Massachusetts, USA - APR 9, 2015
Crisp Clean. One of the pioneers of western mass craft brewing. If you like European Lagers this beer is more than acceptable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (4543) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 6, 2015
UPDATED: APR 15, 2015
Location: 12 oz can from Nikki’s Liquors, 4/6/15

Aroma: The aroma is bready malts, with some herbal and spice notes.
Appearance: It pours an unclear gold-orange color with a sheeting white head and mid-heavy lace.
Flavor: The taste is similar, bready malts, lightly sweet, spice and herbal light bitterness.
Palate: The body is light-medium, fairly clean, average carbonation, and a lightly dry finish.
Overall Impression: This is decent. Not something I’d rush out for again, but a decent offering none-the-less.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stoned99 (401) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 13, 2015
Bottle from Winooski Beverage Warehouse. Aroma: cereals, fruits (orange, grapes?), spices, grass. App: hazy straw with small white head. Taste and palate: light body, oily, watery, light sweetness, light bitter finish. Overall: a boring pale ale, not complex, body too thin, not enough bitter, not enough malty.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
powelln13 (7) - Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - DEC 29, 2014 does not count
Light and refreshing, with a strong, fruity aroma but not a whole lot of flavor to go with. Light Amber colored and smooth. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kavu (2728) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Small taste from a can @ Bauer Wine & Spirits. Pours clear golden with a medium head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is slightly sweet and fruity malts. Basic, but good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (6709) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Fruity base, lighter bitterness, sweet candy malts, and mild citric undertones. Not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewBoxer (2400) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Draft at world if beers In Stamford . Pale yellow color with a light head. East drinking pale ale drinking beer

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
yiannnos (1028) - , CYPRUS - JUL 26, 2014
Hazy golden colour. Light bodied, some caramel aroma. Malty, bready flavour


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