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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Our American style pale ale is medium to full bodied with an assertive hop bitterness and aroma. The flavor and fragrance of American hops mush with a strong malt backbone.


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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Carden1972 (11) - Montgomery, Maryland, USA - APR 4, 2013
At grill. Fairly clear. Slight haze decent aroma. Really good tasting crisp brew. A little astringent but I actually thought this was not a downer. Crisp finish. I could hang out at the bar and drink this for a long time.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (3870) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - APR 25, 2014
Pretty good, with some tangerine and pine. Both this and the Unite were good pale ales at the brewpub. Pours light amber with good head and lacing. Medium bitter finish, good balance with malt. Tap.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
boxofrane (2085) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 13, 2014
Draft at the brewpub. Pours clear amber with a small white head. The aroma has some nuttiness, caramel, citrus. The taste has medium bitterness followed by a nitty malt balance. Decent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Blairgus (2586) - California, USA - NOV 21, 2013
21 nov 2013, tap at Capitol City Brewing. Light gold, clear, occasional bubbles. Nose is mild grapefruit and faint bubblegum. Copper malt and some grapefruit hops. Ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (10574) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 4, 2013
Draft at the source. Clear light golden amber color, small white head. Aroma of subtle citrus. Taste is light citrus, light body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mzaar (1565) - Varberg, SWEDEN - OCT 26, 2013
På fat. Bärnstensfärgad med vitt skum. Dofter av tropisk fruktighet och karamell. Karamell, kåda, grape och apelsin i smaken. Något svag sötma, fin beska. Fyllig kropp.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bartlebier (1638) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - JUL 4, 2013
(US backlog Sep 2012) Draught@Capital City Brewing, Downtown DC 12/09/2012. Somewhere between a UK bitter and Magic Hat’s interpretation of a fruity IPA. Rather flat carbo. Ok but forgettable, bar and service enhancing the anonymity of their brews. 70/100

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2013
On tap at Capitol City, Downtown location in July 2006. Gingery orange colour. A quite poky (abv-wise) APA, drifting more into IPA territory. Good clean Mouthfeel. Plenty of pungent hops throughout. Some spicy, tangy notes on the palate. Maybe some orange peel. Slight residual sweetness on the finish but not too stick. Very solid.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tcane7 (1660) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Draft at the brewpub. Clean amber with thin white head and lacing. Metallic flavor. Hoppy but no good flavor or aroma, some pine. Some caramel malts, fairly bitter

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bth122 (1256) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 15, 2012
Draft. Dark golden color. Floral and pine hop aroma. Medium bitterness. Good texture. Med light body. Bitter finish. A nice hoppy pale ale. Pine notes throughout.


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