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RATINGS: 176   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A dry hopped American Rye Pilsener. Obey the siren song of the mythological Coney Island Mermaid. Four spicy hops flow into seven golden malts. Perfect as a momentary distraction, or equally enchanting as a parade towards deeper delights. When beer tastes this good, and you don’t have scurvy, you don’t need a lime!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
crazyvin (1933) - New York, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Poured a nice clear golden color with a nice white head that had good retention and great lace. Aroma was fairly mild but did have nice bread malts and a slight hint of rye. Hops were mostly grassy. Flavor had good bread notes, there was a nice bitterness/spicy flavor which could have been the hops or rye or both. Had good balance and was easy to drink. A nice crisp finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GT2 (8372) - San Diego County, California, USA - NOV 3, 2012
Tap at Jack Rose. Pouts clear golden. Soapy white head. Soapy to thick sheets of lacing. Nose is canned pineapple, some sweet summer squash, mint, lemonade. Taste is tangy, a bit papery, squash, soap. Palate is mildy better, some paper. Not too bad. A decent noble hop pils. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edgallow (2012) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 12, 2012
12 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malt, grain and a hint of sweetness. Taste is the malts and the sweetness.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ALLOVATE (2384) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - OCT 4, 2012
The premise to this one sounds interesting but the end result is a little off key. Unexciting pour results in a flaccid, short-lived foam atop a shimmering medium amber body. Heady aroma offers promise. Spicy, resinous and dry hop dominated nose with the rye integrated nicely. A touch of burnt sugar, treesap and rubber offers no support. Frothed up cream is the mouthfeel with ill-pronounced flavours of blood oranges, tangerines and peach. There is a hint of spice to the tail; a firm bitterness peaks then drops off to little at all. Dry, light bodied and fleeting in flavour though the hop bitterness remains. For some reason this one dwindles as it warms rather than open up. Went down with ease but the buildup far outweighed the product! (12fl.Oz, 5.5% ABV, no date stamp, Cellarbrations Carlisle)

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kidmartinek (3640) - austin, Texas, USA - SEP 26, 2012
Yellow with a 1/4" white head. Smells like on of those kiddy play traps where adults go drink beer (i.e. pandamonium (trmg), chuck E’s). The mouthfeel is extra foamy. The taste is pilsnery, in other words skunky, grassy, hay, freely, etc.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
M_Jager (106) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 25, 2012
This didn’t really do much. No real flavours or anything going on. Easy to drink but nothing exciting.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
joesf35 (78) - Margate, Florida, USA - SEP 24, 2012
A pretty bland pilsner. Missing something, maybe to bitter for a pilsner. Some harsh off flavors are present as well.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Stldsf1 (616) - Florida, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Not a bad pilsner. Not real malty but ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerdedone (2609) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 8, 2012
Pours orange in color with a two finger off-white head. Faint aroma of rye, pils malts, bread and grass. Flavor is sweet bready malts, rye, grassy hops and light citrus with a crisp dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dbingham (69) - - AUG 25, 2012
On draft at Coney Island, poured very cold into a big red cup. Cereal nose with a good amount of hops behind it. Taste had hops up front with a cereal finish. Kinda hard to review out of a plastic cup but is a beer I would order again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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