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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Rhyme & Reason, Extra Pale Ale American style pale ale. The flavour and aroma of Citra, Centennial, Chinook and Simcoe hops prevail without excessive bitterness for maximum drinkability. Malt sweetness of Pale Ale, Crystal Carafoam and Wheat Flakes in the background complements the hops for a crisp finish. 5.7 ABV 55 IBUs (Bottles and Draft)


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (6106) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2014
draft at Beer Bistro, Toronto. golden orange pour. citrusy bitterness, touch of pith, some breadiness, touch of grass, decent APA

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gethinbeer (2189) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUN 25, 2014
Clear copper pour with a large frothy head. Gorgeous tropical fruit hop aroma. Tropical fruit hop flavour with a grapefruit citrus bitterness to cut through the sweetness. Lovely ale. Very pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lesifflebiere (1326) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 24, 2014
Bière jaune, modérément houblonnée, au nez d’ananas et très floral de façon générale. Bouche également passablement houblonnée, aux malts sucrés et à la finale herbacée. Une IPA, du moins en théorie, qui offre des saveurs convenues, connues, mais qui touchent la cible. Agréable jusqu’à un certain point, mais seulement correcte du point de vue analyse.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Karol (653) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 22, 2014
Tapped at Silversmith Brewing Company in Niagara on the Lake/Ontario/Canada. Aroma of citrus hops, golden and copper color, almost clear. Off white head, stable and kept a good 5mm level. Taste starts with a lot of malt yet quickly turns into bitter hops. Tasty bitter hops finish. Overall refreshing and a very very good pale ale!

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Listigovers (342) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 18, 2014
Really nice golden pour with a white head. Strong aroma of gorgeous citrusy hops, exceptionally fresh and natural smelling. Very bitter for such a light bodied beer, this one is purely about hops. A complex bitterness that slowly develops on your tongue, simcoe hops really shine. Dry and fairly light, refreshing and summery.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Helsdon (196) - Toronto, CANADA - JUN 13, 2014
Rating is a weird thing. I always feel like a couple of the criteria are gimmes. Mostly Appearance. What in the world is a bad looking beer? Cloudy? Too dark or light? Not enough head? None of those really. But with Rhyme and Reason poured into my curved Junction English Pint glass this beer looked unbelievable. It was a lovely golden near the edges of the glass, and through the center, an orange. A thin, yet dense white head that was president, literally, topped it off. That’s a five. The beer itself had a nice nose of hops citrus, and a little resin. The taste was hoppy, citrus, resin and floral. Strong but not overwhelming. The malts in the flavours are simple breads and cereal. Nice finish with some hops bitterness. Really good beer. It just made my regular rotation.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Randy4Beer (228) - - MAY 25, 2014
Pours a semi-translucent amber. White head with moderate lacing.Aromas of orange, and light pine. Even a bit of butterscotch. Light refreshing mouth feel. Citrus up front with hints of malt on the finish. Some definite sweetness going on in the mix. Some orange peel creeping in there.Billed as an extra pale ale, this would satisfy IPA fans. Great mix of flavor and drinkability. Most sessionable beer I’ve had in a while.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
samzim (239) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 23, 2014
Scent of pine, hops, and lemon peel. Clear orange colour. Flavour of ginger, nutmeg, and hops. Mild bitterness with lightish body and light carbonation. A tasty session beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (8006) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 17, 2014
2014-04-05. Hazy dark orange body, nice frothy white head. 3+ Aroma is pleasantly hoppy, notes of grass, green hops and citrus melange. Flavour is fairly bitter throughout, pleasantly so, moderate citrus throughout, tangerine and grassy dry hops in the finish, bitterness lingers in the aftertaste. 7+ Smooth average plus palate is pretty carbonated, almost just a touch too much so. Quite enjoyable and very quaffable. Bottle

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8771) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2014
Bottle thanks to Chad. Pours clear orange gold with white head. Nose/taste of citrus, toasted pine, resin, toasted malt, grassy hops and sugared grapefruit. Medium body. Dryish finish.


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