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RATINGS: 220   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Boat Beer is designed to be complex enough to merit drinking a few without being crippled by alcohol. Kolsch yeast and German malts are combined to be crisp and refreshing, while a generous amount of American hops have been added to keep it remarkable. Expect it to dance out of the glass with a whack of grapefruit and open into a crisp, stony tangle of white and yellow fruit with pine and moss notes. An IPA for everyday drinking, drink boat beer when you are thirsty from softball, fishing, or explaining why your team is best.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (2567) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Aroma: Mildly Citrus, Mildly Veggie, Mildly Grainy Appearance: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head Ring, Some Lacing Taste: Bittering Hops, Mildly Veggie Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Bitter, Mildly Drying

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rumproasts (4130) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Tap. Pale golden with small head. Mild body with bright citrus hops. Crisp, light, but very flavorful. Awesome.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOSSbrewer (2707) - Arkansas, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Can with Butler. Pours yellowish with a thin white head. Aroma is grapefruit and lemon. Flavor follows. Very light bodied. Really nice refreshing beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
barn0216 (510) - California, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Can. Cloudy yellow color, low foam content. Bright grapefruit aroma, a little musk. Surprisingly strong fruity bitterness, pine after a while, botanical aftertaste. Pretty awesome for a session ale.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (4597) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Can. Pours cloudy pale golden, medium creamy white head, dissipates slowly, nice lacing. Aroma is dank tropical, passionfruit, guava, spruce. Pretty dry, light bitter flavor. Juicy and tropical. Light body.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stine (1657) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - SEP 28, 2014
A beautiful, opaque white golden pour yields an effusive nose of yellow bell pepper, stinging nettles, and dandelion. The juicy pungency of lychee against the familiar dank haze of cannabis brings ups the acidity in the second round, and this is truly intoxicatingly hoppy at this bitterness level. The flavor is a clean, quenching blend of what might be pils malt and the after-effect drying bitterness of the hop punch; the palate is crispy and taut, demanding full gulps. This is an aromatic kaleidoscope that is simpler in all other departments, fitting the bill of this style in its own creative way.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
esjunknyc (21) - - SEP 28, 2014
Best session hops I have had, little bit of backbone with almost a funk to it that I have not gotten in others

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
njnut (351) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Poured into pint from can. It was a hazy yellow with white foamy head and lace. Aroma was Grassy, lemon, some grapefruit and pine but more lemon fore. In any case the area was muted. The taste at first sip was grapefruit but it turned lemony and grassy. Some light pine creeps in the finish as well as it finishing dry. There is an aftertaste I quite can’t put my finger on. I find most session beers to light for my tastes but this one is complex enough to be one of the few I’d buy again. Body was fairly thin.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ataraxia (415) - Massachusetts, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Light golden color, a little hazy, moderate white head. Tangerine, grapefruit, and mango. Very slight sweetness that vanishes quickly. Fairly crisp and refreshing, light-bodied, and lively.

1.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
samsmith33 (575) - - OCT 19, 2014
Aroma: lemon , citrus, Taste is ashtray and grapefruit. Appearance: yellow hazy, white head small. Not pleasant. Like a punch on the face.


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