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Brewed by Burleigh Brewing Company
Style: American Pale Ale
Burleigh Heads, Australia

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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"The 70,s brought us two momentous events: a new style of Pale Ale and a perfect, 28 day Swell at Burleigh Heads. The beer lives on in 28 Pale Ale"


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3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jado (528) - Camp Hill, - NOV 10, 2012
On tap. Poured a deep amber-brown with a small but lasting white head that left some lacing. The aroma is dominated by tropical fruits, notably passionfruit, with a little pine note coming through as well. Taste is initially fruity, but soon the caramel malt takes over, leaving a fairly thick taste in the mouth. Not my favourite pale ale, but a lot better than a standard lager.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisbroadie (11) - Wakerley, AUSTRALIA - JUL 24, 2014
Poured from stubby / Ar: tropical and herby goodness / Ap: Copper coloured, minimal off white head / T: Medium bitterness from the hops, not very sweet / P: Light body and texture, average carbonation, lingering bitter finish but by no means abrasive or unpleasant / O: Yum yum, def the favourite from Burleigh, very drinkable american style pale, comes recommended

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theodopilos (33) - - JUL 10, 2014
330 ml bottle from dan murphys, cooper colour with a small head, good lacing, citrus and pine aromas, flavour is smooth with a slight bitterness,I like it, a very good session beer

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sm89walt (1756) - Northern Beaches, Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2014
330ml bottle. A lively clear amber with a lasting, lacing one-finger white head when poured. Fresh, aromatic citrus fruit aromas with gently toasted malt notes. Crisp and lean with fragrant citrus, tangerine and lychee-styled hop characters to taste with subtle biscuity malt notes to balance. Lingering in the finish with a pithy bitterness. Light to medium body and medium carbonation with a firm, dry palate texture. A solid example of the style with balance, freshness and intensity. Paired well enough with curry too.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vinhol (274) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 1, 2014
330 mil bottle slighly hoppy aroma yellow in colour white taste is rather bland but ok

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mickythefish (3) - - MAY 5, 2014 does not count
The first time I tried this beer I was on holidays, I didnít expect very much and was very surprised. Having returned home I bought a six pack at the local. it still has a nice golden colour, but it is a bit of a letdown after that. very drinkable, but not enough body or flavour.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crozdog (19) - Ascot Vale, AUSTRALIA - MAY 3, 2014
wasnít expecting too much from this but it was a pleasant surprise. A little watery but very tasty. Good amount of hops. Very drinkable. My friend Barry says "overall itís a 7.5/10"

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (3268) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAR 26, 2014
From a 33 cl bottle shared in Sydney. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Fruity nose. Flavors of citrus with floral notes. Light bodied, bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pjw (5) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 21, 2014 does not count
Solid tasty beer. Golden color, Good gentle hops flavor. Acceptable. Which is saying somethin.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mattyhennessy (311) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - MAR 17, 2014
Pours a light copper/amber with a small white head. Aroma is dominated by citrus and pine sweetness. The flavour is built on a very sweet malt surface with strong sweet citrus, floral and butterscotch. Very easy drinking, but not overly complex. The aroma is let down by the flavour slightly.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
motelpogo (6700) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 5, 2014
bottle, picked up at bws in broadbeach. clear reddish amber with a minimal head; aroma of pine and caramel; nagging hint of boiled cauliflower flavour but with enough pine and grapefruit to offset it. decent session beer


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