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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Pygmy Owl is an IPA with full fledged hop taste and aroma, yet is remarkably low in alcohol. In fact, it clocks in at only 4.2% ABV. An IPA with full flavor, but without the harsh bitterness. And the best part, you can have more than one without getting that drunkied up feeling.
Availability: February-April

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rproff78 (153) - - MAR 14, 2014
Really light IPA....pretty good though. Really light on alcohol content as well. Worth a try though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
maxwelldeux (4158) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy pale golden color with a moderate off-white head on there. Nose is lightly hoppy, with a bit of floral and earth tones to it. Taste is light and fresh and clean, a bit bitter, and really easy to drink. I’d happily drink this all day.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
miyauchi38 (699) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 16, 2015
Itty bitty IPA. 名前によらず&

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Atom (1749) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 27, 2015
12oz bottle pours a clear pale golden with a large off-white head. Fruity hop aroma and light caramel malt. Simple fruity hops and caramel malt, light copper on finish. Forgettable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bpreo (2014) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - MAY 12, 2015
a tiny little pygmy session india pale ale. IT HAS BIG SCENT AND FLAVOR THOUGH!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
piscator34 (2112) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 11, 2015
Draft. Gold in colour with medium carbonation. Aromas are of pink grapefruit, sour peach candies, and cut grass. Similar profile in the mouth, but with a sharper white grapefruit component and a bit of light malt creeping in. Light bodied with a sharp bitterness. Delicate and drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (9061) - Illinois, USA - MAY 6, 2015
355ml bottle. This is one of the lighttest session ipa’s out there, it brings a nice spiced hop character and a dry and clean bitterness. Nothing far out but sessionable as the name would suggest.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkmagus82 (1976) - - APR 24, 2015
Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a clear light golden color with a small fine white head. The head fades rather rapidly, leaving a somewhat persistent white foam film on the surface of the brew and a decent sum of foamy lace on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma of the beer is heaviest of an earthy and citrus hop smell mixed with other aromas of a cracker and bready nature. Along with these aromas are some lighter notes of a lemon and a little bit of sweetness of tangerine and some pear. Taste – The taste begins with a somewhat crisp cracker taste mixed with some lemon and a moderate sum of grapefruit hop. As the taste advances a little bit of orange and bready flavors develop in the middle only to fade away at the end, bringing back a dry and crisp taste to the brew. Along with the citrus hop some rather herbal and earthy hop tastes also come to the tongue at the middle and increase up to the end, leaving one with a rather dry and somewhat dankly hopped light bodied IPA flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is very thin with a carbonation level that is on the slightly higher side. For the light abv. and the crisp flavors of the brew the feel is rather well done, making for a crisp and easy drinker. Overall – A decent session IPA overall. Light in abv. and full of hops, but at some times a little unbalanced. Not a bad one to try if you like a somewhat crisp and more dankly hopped IPA though, as it may be a fantastic session IPA for you.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
mfhennig (127) - McHenry County, Illinois, USA - MAR 28, 2015
12 oz bottle from Jerry, thanks. It’s one of those beers that doesn’t have to stop and change color, and its got a white head. Mild citrus aroma, a bit grassy. Doesn’t taste like much of anything, doesn’t resemble any IPA I’ve had before. I think this might work on a hot summer day that you spend at the beach, but I probably wont find that out.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VeinAle (123) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 4, 2015
Good session IPA, sweet hop aroma. Grainy bitter hop taste. Not too sweet. I like the carbonation level here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
luttonm (2909) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 14, 2015
Draft at Uber, Seattle. Clear yellow, very bright. Stingy white foam. Sweet resiny green hop. Pale bitter.

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