Calfkiller Grassroots Ale
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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
This beer is the true definition of "unparalleled drinkability paradoxically balanced by uncompromised complexity." Along the lines of a pale ale but fermented with our house yeast strain, which lends nice fruity notes that complement the citrus flavors and aromas of the hops.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SpringsLicker (3467) - Tennessee, USA - NOV 14, 2012
On draft at Crawdaddy’s in Cookeville. The pour is a yellow body under a soapy white head. Light grassy aroma. The flavor is watered down malts with little bitterness. Weak and watery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (5469) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - NOV 8, 2015
Draft sample. The beer is a hazy orange color with a creamy white head of foam. The aroma has citrus and some rye spice. Medium bitterness and moderate sweetness throughout. Medium body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shadey (2079) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 18, 2015
Draft. Light cloudy orange color. Fruity hop aroma. Sweet honey and hop flavor. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Imaena (2231) - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE - JUL 6, 2014
Growler from Bob. This is a spicy little PA with some decent grassyness. Just not the whole package for me though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BillKismet (3860) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Deep copper brown, with a ring of head. Crisp hop lager nose, with a body that is similar. Barrel wood quality and fruitiness permeate throughout the olfactory senses and the palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nearbeer (4921) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Pint on tap. Hazy orange-golden with a lasting film of cream. Mild nose of toffee and crackers. Flavors of lemon zest, caramel, touches of dry grass and resin, and maybe some graham cracker. Light-medium body is balanced but a little too fizzy. This brew is as described: pretty much a muddle that needs to be either more boldly English or American, as the current combo is pretty forgettable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Criz (350) - - JAN 19, 2014
On Draft poured a deep orange color. Almost a non-existent white head. Aroma of wet soil. Thin palate of copper and earth notes. OK at best but didn’t expect much more from this brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5850) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - NOV 2, 2013
Hazy tan pour with frothy off white head. Aroma is light caramel malt and a touch of citrus. Flavor is sweet malt, some earthy tones, and a decent bitter finish. Medium body with good carbonation good beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikedevilsfan (225) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 7, 2013
Decent lacing, hazy gold color with yeasty pale taste with some hops on the back end. Fairly simple but well done.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jbrana (640) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - APR 30, 2013
Hop forward with nice pine and citrus with a hint of spearmint on the finish. Has a nice crisp and mellow malt body with a biscuity aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3680) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 6, 2013
16 oz draft pours amber with a white head. Aroma of sweet malt, citrus and a little pine. Taste is the malts and just a hint of bitterness.

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