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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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This is the first trial of a Cream Ale that has an infusion of hops added to it in the lagering stage. We are trying to create a beer where the aroma and flavor are very hop forward, yet the finish remains smooth and non-bitter.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (9440) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Bottle poured a clear golden amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of crackers, earthiness, light straw and a hint of citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish., Flavors of straw, biscuit and light earthiness with a crisp dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gnoff (7663) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - DEC 9, 2012
12 fl oz bottle at Burger & Beer Joint in Brickell, in Miami, on December 2, 2012.
Marked 5.3% ABV, didn’t see a BB date.
Hazy golden color, white head. Spicy, cinnamon, pumpkin, oranges, fruity, herbal taste. Spicy, fruity aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness that is fairly dry. Hoppy, fruity scent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7086) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 22, 2011
On tap at Rumpus Room. Poured clear, brighter golden with a short-lived white head. The aroma picked up fresh, mostly citrusy hoppage over nondescript pale malts.. clean, and I think the extra hops really helped. The flavor found soft pale and lesser bready malts surrounded by fresh floral and citrus hops.. again very clean, with a nice hit of bitterness on the fairly quick, smooth finish. Lighter-bodied and buttery on the palate, with a very good feel and flow to it.. moderate bitterness.. very easy drinkin’, and better than expected.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
crossovert (6927) - Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2012
Pretty near worthless. I don’t know why some brewers are out to make a buck producing these types of beers.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6760) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Bonus courtesy of GhostFace. The 12oz bottle pours clear copper with gold edges and white head. The mild aroma delivers a thin mix of sweet citrus hard candy and a malt breadiness. The taste has some sweet malts running into a modest level of earthy to citrus hop bitterness and then a mild earthy tea like sensation. Nice Pale Ale like hoppiness.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6481) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 26, 2012
On tap at Sugar Maple. Pours a clear gold with an amber hue and a white head that dissipates slowly to the edges and laces slightly. Aroma has a nice combination of pine and citrus hops backed nicely by a sweet cream note. Flavor has more of a cream note with notes of citrus and pine hops.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
arminjewell (5992) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 24, 2012
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, clear orange pour with white head, aroma has notes of some wet grain, biscuit, some slight grass and herbal notes, hints of orange peel as well. Taste is a mix of some grass, pine, biscuit notes come through with some slight spice, touch of orange peel, finishing fairly sweet, some slight mineral notes as well.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - AUG 10, 2012
8/10/12. 12oz bottle from cbfobes. Lightly hazy orange pour with a small khaki head. Sweet citrus and grapefruit aroma with bits of bread and toast. Lightly bready and toasty flavor with a solid citrusy hop presence. Not bad for what it is!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (5924) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JUN 29, 2012
Bottle. Mostly clear orange pour with a white head. Aroma is cream soda with a touch of hops. Medium to lighter palate. Taste is cream, light hop, with a clean finish. Nice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PorterPounder (5339) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Tampa, Fl - Total Wine - 12 oz bottle. Slightly murky medium orange pour, thin white head. Aroma has some sweet raisin and date notes, some yeastiness, a touch of baked bread. Flavor has some light sweetness reminiscent of hard candy, a touch of dates, some light citrus bitterness. Mouthfeel has a nice spritz to it. Not bad.


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