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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
In the 1940’s, Belgian-Style Pale Ales grew in popularity and were ordered by the round due to their balanced taste. Rounder, our expression of this sessionable style, is crafted with hibiscus and orange peel for a hint of spiciness and touch of wheat for a smoother, rounder taste.

Malts: Pale, Imported Caramel, Imported Light Caramel, White Wheat
Hops: Cascade
Our Twist: Orange Peel, Hibiscus


1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Frahmo (316) - Idaho, USA - NOV 24, 2013
12 oz bottle. Poured a mahogany with light brown head. Light malty smell... this tasted awful... like tap water poured over hop infused cardboard... I refused to punish myself by finishing this beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
jerseyjohn71 (186) - corsicana, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2013
good over all , nice bite, bread, cereal, caramel, dough, flower, citrus, grass, herbs, orange, red, clear, white foam, tan foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, creamy, average carbonation,

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
boxofrane (2144) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 24, 2013 Bottle. Straight from it. Smells like spices and brown sugar. Tastes very sweet and almost caramel dominated.. Some nuts. This finishes with some type of spices. Pretty mediocre but drinkable.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GG (2064) - NorCal, California, USA - NOV 20, 2013
12oz bottle - A pretty average beer, nothing inherantly wrong with it, but nothing above-average either. Aroma is lighly malted, bready with a touch of floral hops. A pretty basic flavor profile, caramel malts, toast, with just a bit of citrus on the finish. The beer pours out a really nice copper body, clear with a 2" white head. Decent beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
northropfrye (2247) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 20, 2013
This was okay, a touch of hops here and I guess some slight belgian sweetness. Better than their other Belgian Ale, but again, more mediocrity from Coors.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drsordr (1121) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - NOV 19, 2013
Bottle pour dark golden with copper hues. Nose some sweet malt and lots of powdery floral smell, like old lady perfume. Taste sweet malt, some floral and malty finish.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BOSSbrewer (1683) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 14, 2013
Pours a clear amber with a thin off white head. Aroma is yeast alcohol and some spicyness. Flavor is sweet malt some spice and some cloves. Medium to lighter bodied. Decent beer.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drpimento (2267) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 13, 2013
The label says "Belgian Style Pale" and I guess that’s supposed to mean Belgian style pale ale. It doesn’t remind me too much of the real Belgian Pale Ales I’ve had, nor some of the better efforts to copy the style from other countries. Still, it’s an ok beer, just not too remarkable. Poured it slightly warm with a huge, foamy, frothy, thick, cream-colored head that soon settles and good lace. Color is a clear orange amber with lots of bubble trails. Aroma is bark, old wood, cardboard, with a hint of malt and spice. Flavor’s like nose, more intense, malt really comes out, tang of course, bit of bitter and some sweet along with some medicinal. Body is big and full but at first has a powerful warming despite its strength, medicinal component leaves an unpleasant lingering bitterness. Finish is as stated, like flavor, and would be much better with popcorn or something to cancel the off flavors.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
junon (420) - Honolulu, Hawaii, USA - NOV 7, 2013
Interesting enough the description is spot on. Well rounded. Only area that falls behind is the aroma.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jhamp9 (1075) - Corinth, Texas, USA - OCT 29, 2013
Really nice clear copper pour an off white head and decent lacing. Aroma is faint grain and caramel. Taste is grainy with some faint caramel and bit tart. Light body that finishes a little dry.


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