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Cavalier Pale

Brewed by Cavalier Beer
Style: American Pale Ale
Brunswick, Vic, Australia


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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.57/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A modern twist on the classic pale ale. Bucket loads of Nelson Sauvin hops are added late in the boil to create the Cavalier Pales signature flavour. Bold grapefruit and passionfruit from the hops are supported by a firm but not overwhelming malt backbone. Special attention has been paid so that there is no harsh bitterness from the hops, finishing off a refreshing and easy drinking beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
StevieT (839) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 23, 2015
On tap at Black Bunny Kitchen. Clear amber with a tiny head, medium carbonation, medium hop bitterness with a slight one finish. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyobon (1019) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 8, 2015
(Bottle) Hazy amber with stupid quantity of head - took two pint glasses to pour 500ml. Nice fresh pine aroma with hints of pepper. Medium bodied with good smooth carbonation. Nice well balanced taste. Plenty of fresh fruity flavours over so e subtle biscuity malt at the start with some good bitterness developing late in the finish. Very pleasant - after an annoying pour.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ngejo (421) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - DEC 8, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy, golden, rocky head, white foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, & bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shark_Pants (351) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 14, 2014
Amber with small white head. Aromas of citrus, grass, a little passionfruit, toast and funk. Taste is toast, honey, grapefruit and passionfruit. Light bodied. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
monoroc (49) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - OCT 19, 2014
Pours cloudy golden color with a small head. Sweet fruity aroma of oranges and grapefruit. Malty body, citrusy taste with a medium hoppy finish. Good carbonation. I like it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mattyhennessy (360) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - AUG 5, 2014
Pours a cloudy amber golden with a foamy white head. Appealing to the eyes. Well carbonated and medium bodied for a pale ale. Aroma is very fruity; largely citrus, pine, passionfruit and grapefruit, including some of the bitter bitter citrus peel. Taste has a surprising level of malt character that the aroma did not elude to. Some biscuity character that helps balance the large hop character. Zesty and acidic fruit finish. Great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rosslew (289) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 14, 2014
Malty in aroma. Bit of pine. Not a lot of fruit but it not missing it. Almost a bit of caramel. Very slight bitterness in mouthfeel. But very pleasant overall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sevenlee (1505) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - MAR 21, 2014
Pours a hazy golden colour with an enormous white head. Aroma is malt, fruit like passion fruit with hops. Taste is medium sweet leading to a bitter hop finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jonno (2345) - JAPAN - FEB 25, 2014
fruity, effervesant and well made. a bit safe and the creamy body blunts some of the impact. an enjoyable beer for a short session.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alang51 (40) - Essendon West, AUSTRALIA - DEC 11, 2013
Getting 3 tastes from this little baby - grapefruit, grapefruit, and grapefruit. Lucky I love my grapefruit!

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