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RATINGS: 294   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   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 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Daytonbeer (726) - Ohio, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Beautiful pour. Amber with off-white head and tons of lacing. Moderate to heavy carbonation. Aroma is light...grain and floral hops. Taste is very well balance and smooth with a pleasant bitter aftertaste. Good easy drinking brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (5619) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 19, 2014
12 oz can. Nose is very woody, dry with light citrus, caramel. Pours amber-orange with red highlights throughout, avg carb and a lacing, rocky beige head. Watery light body with caramel, lots of soapy / cleansing hops, low resin and bitterness, juicy citrus, plenty of earth and dull (decomposing) pine [actually, spruce does seem to be more on the money somehow], some spice. There’s some depressing sag in the caramel and woody/earthy hop character, but clean and easily-downed. Just wouldn’t want a second.

   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 (2984) - 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 (2712) - 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 (2719) - 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 (10626) - 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 (2500) - 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 (738) - 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 (2558) - 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.

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