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RATINGS: 291   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (5673) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 18, 2015
16 oz pour on draft at gallerybar in DCA Terminal A. Slightly hazy golden orange with off-white head. Aromas of floral, citrus, light caramel. Tastes of grapefruit citrus, floral hops, caramel, sweet malt. Medium body with a dry finish. Nice easy drinking pale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (5868) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 14, 2015
Pours clear amber , small white head . Smell is malty, fruity . Bit hops . Taste is bitter , intense , sharp . Bit of malts as well . Nice !

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pras (577) - Maryland, USA - FEB 13, 2015
Decent enough as a pale ale. Not outstanding, but towards the higher end of what I enjoy with Sierra Pale being my gold standard by which all else is judged. If I see it on tap somewhere around town and nothing else speaks to me, I would definitely get one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (3775) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 9, 2015
Pleasantly surprised, nice crisp, tart pale ale. Clear golden, white airy head, hoppy nose. Clean and dry, drinkables.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marius (16) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 1, 2015
clear amber-orange colourwith off-white head.Aroma with caramel,sweet malt and apricot and pine. Medium carbonation

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BierMeHoos (546) - Maryland, USA - JAN 21, 2015
Pint glass at 100 Montaditos in the Navy Yard, DC. Appearance is cloudy, almost medium color, full finger of white-head. The aroma is very aromatic, with strong, floral, aromas of grass, pine, citrus, and hops. Taste is similar to aroma, plus some bitter. Palate is medium-bodied. Overall this is a pretty good beer, Id definitely drink it again and again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hombrepalo (1971) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 7, 2015
12 oz at Jaleo in D.C. Pours a deep copper color with white head. Aroma is a little bit grassy and hops and a little malt. Taste is a little bit hoppy but really just kind of the standard pale ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mfischer2 (27) - Colorado, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Good citrus aroma. Taste is bitter and unbalanced for a pale. Flavor is okay at first, but lingering bitterness on the tongue is a problem. Probably not one Id buy again. (this was from a can, perhaps better in other forms).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (10557) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Can... Pours hazy and orange with zillions of brown floaties and a mid-sized, wispy, white head. Good retention. The nose is an assortment of citrusy grapefruit, spicy and grassy hops, and crunchy, cookie-like malts. Full-bodied and crisp with lively carbonation. Pithy, dry, resiny bitterness in both the flavor and snappy finish. A bit tongue-numbing, but its washing down this pizza just fine. Can courtesy of ygtbsm94!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
screigh (625) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Pours a hazy deep gold. Little to no head at all. Aroma just smells like dust and old cardboard. Aroma mirrors the aroma but add yeast into it.

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