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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   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 (82) - - MAR 14, 2014
Really light IPA....pretty good though. Really light on alcohol content as well. Worth a try though.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
vipinvelp (2113) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2014
pale yellow, no foam at all left after short minute. Aroma is leathery, not pleasant. Light bitter taste, barley aftertaste. (Houston 201408)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beertholomeus (752) - California, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Pours a light golden color with a white head. Hop, citrus, floral, honey and malt aroma and flavors. Light body and carbonation with a floral finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mark_Eck (656) - - AUG 3, 2014
Pours a golden color. Aroma and taste are pine and citrus. Mildly bitter finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gerbeer (1721) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 1, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a clear yellowish straw color with very little head. Aromas of paper, pork rinds, pineapple and straw. Light flavors of grass, melons, pineapple and cardboard. A good attempt, but seems like a good IPA cut with an industrial lager.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
krumbum (521) - truckee, California, USA - JUL 26, 2014
A dirty golden color with a froth white head. Balanced hop and malt aromas. Smooth hops that get balanced by the malt and then rinse clean. Very refreshing and smooth great body that rinses surprisingly clean.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cornfield (5465) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - JUL 15, 2014
It’s getting harder and harder to find a new (to me) IPA on the shelves during this Session IPA fad-craze-whatever now that the weather is warm. T^his one pours a pale yellow body filled with bubbles, all under a skinny near film of a head. It smells purdy, grapefruit and lemon zest with a faint pale malt sweetness. The body seems a bit watery. It tastes lemony with a weak malt sweetness and really is lacking in bitterness until the finish, and then it’s fairly faint. This had a promising beginning, but kind of fizzled out.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (14380) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle from Metro Liquor, Victoria
Hazy blond color with small head. Both aroma and flavor have a paper character; the body is thin; it has a light citrusy touch, and correct bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
cards04 (1706) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 10, 2014
Average. Pours a boring yellow. Some fruity aromas and flavors. Some paper flavors as well. Pretty boring session.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cavie (3780) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - JUL 1, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy golden color with a light head. Aroma is citrusy hops, spicy pine, fresh notes. Flavor is dry hops. Light thin mouthfeel. Dry hops, bitter finish. Plain.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (1637) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Itty Bitty in alcohol, perhaps, but not in taste with pine and citrus dominating. Light and refreshing.

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