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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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When the Winter is over, Spring is nature’s way of saying “hey, let’s party!” Spring Fling is how we welcome the warmer weather and spirits. Spring Fling Copper Ale strikes a perfect balance between the malty flavor of special German barley and the zesty spice of fresh American hops that results in a delicious, extremely easy to drink brew. The exquisite blend creates a harbinger of the new season with a delicate hop aroma which delivers a perfect pairing for your Spring Fever. Handcrafted from a unique blend of malts, Spring Fling Ale is a perfectly balanced copper ale that delivers a crisp and refreshing taste with subtle hints of nuts and honey. The arrival of Spring Fling means Winter has passed and Summer is right around the corner.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rocbyter (1908) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - MAY 8, 2009
Crisp malt aroma. Clear orange color with a medium white head. Very mild sweet beginning that fades in the finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - MAY 7, 2009
12oz bottle from Brian (dogfish120love), thanks man. Medium copper pour with a pretty nice white head that held up pretty well. Couldn’t get alot of aroma from this, slight caramel that’s about it. More caramel in the flavor, some light toastiness as well, not too bad.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
scraff (2121) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 5, 2009
Copper, creamy off white head. Lightly toasted caramel notes ride undercurrents of soft chocolate and bread. Soft toffee biscuit notes round with a light hop bitterness. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Quite drinkable..

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
KUEric (886) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 1, 2009
12 oz bottle: A deep amber caramel color, with a nice caramel aroma and flavor. Mostly malts are the flavor with a littly too watery of a flavor. Its good, but seems thin. Has some grain/wheat/grass flavor as well. A touch of citrus.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swoopjones (6218) - Buffalo, New York, USA - APR 28, 2009
UPDATED: APR 29, 2009 On tap at Coles. Good tap handle sub par beer. Little aroma miniscule caramel malts. Light to medium caramel color. Little taste beyond some sweet caramel malts. Probably will sell due to Buxom Blonde tap handle & mass market limited palates.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (8947) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 23, 2009
On-tap at Cole’s. Some colour, a bit of hop aroma.But then too sweet to take seriously, though some citrus behind it. A lagerish version of orange punch? A bit above average mouthfeel. Some drinkability to it, dessertish. Blue point is doing beer a bit differently, however to appeal to mass public.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shadey (1916) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 21, 2009
12oz bottle. Pours a nice amber with a thin head of tight white bubbles. Aroma is sweet caramel malts and just a touch of cleansing hops. Flavors are sweet, but still bright and fresh. Very easy to drink.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
GandGKevin (920) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - APR 18, 2009
Tasty middle of the road type beer. Would be nice and refreshing on a hot summer day.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
crazyvin (1994) - New York, USA - APR 18, 2009
Poured a copper hue with a thin white head. Aroma was rather weak with some malt notes and a grainy note. Water was present in the aroma. Flavor was also mild but did have a slightly bitter grain note. It did not seem hoppy. Finish was smooth and light. Crisp summer beer.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
AskForJenny (1024) - Ontario, New York, USA - APR 2, 2009
12oz - Gold color with light tan head, Fizzy carbonation, cabbage nose. Feeble taste and weak mouthfeel. DNF


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