Blowing Rock High Country Ale
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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   IBU: 29   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Our flagship High Country is a deep, golden ale brewed with American 2-Row and Munich style malts. Cascade and Centennial are used in the finish and dry hopping. This is our best selling and most versatile ale due to its balance between a floral citrus hop profile and well-integrated hop bitterness. Clean. Crisp. Refreshing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
JCon72 (12) - Springtown, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Good after workout beer. Goes down strong and finishes smooth. Overall a great American pale ale

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Steverus0 (203) - Shreveport, Louisiana, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Hazy straw topped with a pale, persistent head, this brew is a nice balance between bold American hop character and drinkability. While it doesn't wow, it's a beer you could enjoy a six pack of and not feel as though your taste buds had been assaulted. Citrusy hop character and persistent orange notes leveled off by sweet malt that leaves enough bitterness to satisfy. Acidic, dry finish great for a crisp afternoon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leafs93 (1769) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Pours copper with an off white(tannish) head. Aroma is caramel, bread and a trace of citrus. Taste is malty sweet with hardly any bitterness. Light bodied with a smooth texture. Not what I would classify as an APA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
RobertDale (3784) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUL 13, 2013
12 ounce bottle. Pours a pale clear amber with a small white head. Aroma of malt, fruit, and florals. Taste is malt, citrus, and florals. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwalking05 (3971) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Rated in 2010 (Backlog) - Golden with an average off-white head. Aroma is of grain and light grass. Taste is of grain and woody hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jrwhitney6 (335) - - JUL 2, 2013
Pours a copper color with white head that quickly dissipates. Floral and fruity nose typical of an APA. Taste of some citrus (more orange than grapefruit), with some mild hops/bitterness on the finish. Not great, but good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattShizzle (544) - Bernville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle - from Ale in the Mail. Dark golden color, a bit cloudy. Slight malty aroma. Good - definitely tastes hoppy but malty too. Good plae ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Appearance: Nice orange/amber with robust white head
Aroma: Floral aroma
Taste: Slight bitterness
Palate: Lot’s of carbonation, smooth, light body

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jgb9348 (4893) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Light copper coloured body with a thin off-white head. Aroma of pale malt, some light hops and not much else. Light to Medium-bodied; Pale malt up front with some light sugars, a bit of earthiness and a hint of nuts. Aftertaste shows some mellow sugars, a little hop bitterness and some subdued cardboardie malts - but largely nothing there. Overall, a decent amber if nothing else, but really not worth the time, for lack of anything interesting. I sampled this twelve ounce bottle from a beer sampler pack on 01-March-2013 at a friend’s house in Odenton, Maryland.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Westchesterco (1163) - mclean, Virginia, USA - MAR 8, 2013
earthy, amber, golden, hazy, minimal head, lightly bitter, medium body, average carbonation, long finish,

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