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RATINGS: 344   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Pale Moon is a drinkable pale ale that has a distinctive hop aroma without the lingering aftertaste. This Belgian-Style Pale Ale is brewed with European malts, Cascade hops, and a touch of hibiscus and orange peel. These ingredients create a rich copper colored ale with a flavor complexity that one would expect from the Blue Moon Brewing Company.


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2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
edgallow (3411) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 2, 2012
12 oz bottle pours amber with a off white head. Aroma of citrus and malts. Taste is of the malts.


0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
htc24 (1) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAY 5, 2016 does not count
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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vighals (2715) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 22, 2016
Lett tåkete lys brun med fingerhøyt hvitt skum. Lukter sitron, lett karamell, krydder, gjær og korn. Middels fylde. Middels sødme, farin og kandis, hvete, gjær og krydder. Lite bitterhet. Kort

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Claves77 (213) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 11, 2015
Terrible see-through, clear amber color. Off flavor smell, doesn’t smell like hops. Taste is weak with no pale ale, just a cheap lager. no lasting flavor, but maybe thats a good thing.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
malthopyeast (6) - - AUG 28, 2015 does not count
every once in a while, you want to give something the lowest rating possible, and what better beer than blue moon?

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ozzy70 (477) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - AUG 8, 2015
12 oz. bottle into pint glass. Pours light amber color. Aroma of malt and citrus. Taste very malty with spice. Medium bodied beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bif (1918) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 25, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark color color with a fair head. Aroma of citrus, light fruit and hint of malt sweetness. Taste of malt sweetness and light fruit. Mold bitterness and a fairly dry finish. Moderate body, smooth and flavorful. Easy drinker. Much better than expected.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beastdog75 (363) - Brick, New Jersey, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Kind of mellow for the style but not really all that bad. A lighty fruity flavor with some citric hops. A little dry in the finish. Easy to drink.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (9225) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2014
"pretty good floral hoppy aroma on this otherwise average pale ale. light and refreshing, but not too complex, decent malt balance. maybe just a little light on the palate, but nice and fresh on tap."

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hotstuff (4762) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - OCT 3, 2014
Backlog rating on 9-14-2012 at Cap n’ Cork Covington Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN, beer tasting. This bottled beer forms a small tan head that is mostly lasting, golden hazy body, very little carbonation, and spotty amounts of lacing. The aroma is malt, citrus hops and fruity. The flavor is malt, fruity and spicy hops. The mouthfeel is smooth and this beer is medium bodied. Overall, this is a different take on this beer’s style and not one that has me raving about it. It is not a "bad" beer. It does not appeal enough to me to want it again. The flavor was somewhat odd.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bulk_Carrier (3423) - Lake Champlain, Vermont, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Freebie from my friend Sarah! Thanx Babe! This was poured into a chalice. The appearance was a slim foamy to bubbly white head that quickly died to nothing, lacing - uh...what lacing, it wasn’t exactly there. The smell was definitely better as it had a light touch of hibiscus and slight sweet to spicy orange peel. The taste was semi-sweet rolling along the hibiscus and slightly sweet/spicy orange peel. On the palate, this one sat about/at a fairly decent light to medium on the body. Sessionable - definitely, if I wanted to I’d pound these away until the cows came home. Overall, Belgian pale ale? Uh...okay, well, uh...slightly. To me its good, but would I seek it out? Hmmm...probably not, nice to try. Thanks Coors for the tick.


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