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This is base camp, where any craft brew exploration begins. A distinct hop nose and hop-forward flavor make Mirror Pond the quintessential Pale Ale. It is aromatically complex, multi-layered, and unmistakably “right.”


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 6/20
mrwonderful78 (3) - Illinois, USA - MAR 15, 2013
Good brew. Smoothe and slightly earthy. I suppose I would buy again but it’s nothing to write home about.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ghostbeer (27) - Nebraska, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Complex and full of hop aromas and a good hop flavor but there is more to it than just that. It is artful in the simplicity and yet pages could be written about it. I am a fan of the brewery in general and this beer in particular.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ColovianTrader (329) - - DEC 7, 2014
Grainy, light caramel, resin, light citrus and since herbal notes. Mild but good flavors.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (13167) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Aroma of grass, hay, pine citrus. Taste is balanced, bittersweet, floral. Very tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nero55 (772) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Bottle. Hazy copper with thin head. Light aroma or resinous hops and malt. Medium body, strong malt presence upfront, resinous hop bitterness, a hint of caramel, and some mineral notes.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Obfuscate (92) - Minneapolis, - NOV 25, 2014
I’ve had these many times on tap up north and always really liked them. Drinking this one out of a bottle. Big nose of hops and citrus, some caramel. Tastes quite balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
batneil (341) - - NOV 23, 2014
Nice amber colour with minimal head. Light fizz. Very slightly sweet taste with hint of caramel. Nice beer. (K)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maddmatt639 (280) - Pacifica, California, USA - NOV 20, 2014
Light retention and light lacing. Smells of floral, caramel and pine. Tastes of floral, caramel malt and citrus peel. Semi-bitter aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Oldschool_Mike (69) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle into IPA glass. Pours a clear golden colour. Aroma is of citrusy hops. Taste is of citrusy hops and a little breadyness. Quite a good beer. Could drink this all day. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrownALEx (281) - Portland, Michigan, USA - NOV 8, 2014
On tap at the Wagon Wheel. Slightly dull aroma, lacks "pop". Hazy light yellow pour. Taste is good, juicy and piney at the same time. Low bitterness, balanced for easy drinking. Will get again.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBear11D (280) - Michigan, USA - NOV 5, 2014
The Mirror Pond pours a yellowish orange bronze with a thick beige head that lasts a good while and leaves plenty of evidence of its existence. The aroma is earthy hops and caramel. The flavor is caramel and floral hops. Overall this is a decent beer.


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