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The Public is a delicious easy drinking pale ale made from a simple recipe of quality grain and top notch American hops. Tawny hues of caramel and amber are a trademark of the Public ale as well as a delicious spruce crispness resulting from a beautiful abundance of hops! Truly an American style ale for the public.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chuckaduck (674) - Highland Heights, Kentucky, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Can. 9/16/14. Pours hazy amber with a fluffy, dense off-white head. Aroma is citrus, pine, grass, spruce, juicy, slightly sweet, caramel; crisp and hoppy (as advertised!). Taste is a lot bigger than expected, huge up front flavor explosion; citrus, lemon peel, grapefruit, spruce, pine, hint of dry pineapple, bitter caramel, some roastiness; finish is long and bitter, grapefruit rind and a hint of roast malt. Nice lacing throughout. Full bodied and chewy mouth feel. Medium carbonation. Incredibly well-crafted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maverick34 (2514) - New York, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Canned. Orangey brown pour white head. Hints of cirus, resin and kind if creamy. Pretty nice PA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilovedarkbeer (2406) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Pours a deep reddish amber color with a foamy off white head. Note of caramel, toasted bread, orange citrus and clover. Nice full mouthfeel.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
NikkTwist (1913) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Draft at Moriartys. Cloudy medium copper pour with slim fizzy/foamy white head. Lots of acetic notes off the top. Mild toasted grain flavors. Nail polish remover. Band-Aid. Plastic pumpernickel. Notes are so horrible I must have a bad batch.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (5869) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 7, 2014
Can at Craig’s. Pours dark golden, nose is pine, caramel, taste is similar, juicy fruit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bursprak (1161) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2014
Can from nimbleprop as a part of Summer Secret Santa 2014, thanks man! About 4 months old I think. Bronze pour with a eggshell head. Nose has loads of hops, grapes, cereal and peaches. Taste is fairly bitter upfront with loads of grapefruit and peaches.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrettTaylor (630) - Radford, Virginia, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Poured from can. Pours a coppery color with 1 finger off-white head. Aroma is pine/resin with some malty sweetness. Taste follows suit, with initial bitterness which fades out. I get a little metallic note near finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2359) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 27, 2014
murky burnt orange brew full of flavors like burnt sugar,broomstraw and grapefruit. fuller mouthfeel with white head the beer is slick and muky feeling. good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nephilium (1472) - Ohio, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Nice piney hop aroma, pours a medium amber with a slight haze, and a very thin white head. Caramel malt flavors start out, with medium body, and a sharp hop bite to finish. Very easy drinking, and a very good APA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JBPortland (1100) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUN 7, 2014
12oz can pours dark ruby red with 2 finger head. Nose is sweet malty fruit amd medicinal cherry. Taste is slick malty sweetness with medicinal fruit, caramel, syrup. Finiah is vegetal bitterness, sweet malt, fruit.

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