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RATINGS: 819   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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The citrus punch of a big IPA, minus the one-dimensional hop sledgehammer. Seven select European and domestic malts round out the edges for a complex, copper-colored brew. Like its namesake ski lift, it’s an insider’s ride to fresh thrills.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - APR 13, 2011
Reviewed from notes. Picked up at the brewery, so I assume it was fresh. Pours a moderate light brown color with a white head and some lacing. Not much in the way of retention. The nose brings some very light citrus hops and some bready malt. Doesn’t really take things too far in either direction. The taste is the same way with some really faint malt and not much of a hop presence. Pretty plain feel as well. Drinkability is decent enough, but nothing special. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 11-09-2010

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mile (2853) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 13, 2011
Bottle. Amber, small to average and fully diminishing head. Moderate, malty and sweetish aroma, some piney and grapefruit hoppyness, some fruitiness and caramel. Body is medium, malty and caramel sweetish flavor, piney and grapefruit hoppyness, some fruitiness. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish, piney and grapefruit hoppyness, some caramel and fruitiness. Nice hoppyness but too much caramel for me/not dry enough.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeefPocoroba (49) - Oregon, USA - APR 12, 2011
On tap out of my kegerator. 1/4 barrel purchased from Johns Market! I hope this becomes more than a seasonal. I very good beer for all occassions.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5013) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - APR 11, 2011
Pours red. I mean, I see red, but it may just be suggestion from the name and all. But I’m going with red. Pretty simple, but tasty - smells grapefruity hop with a subtle malt background, tastes grapefruity hop with a subtle malt background. Simple, but effective.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2422) - Illinois, USA - APR 11, 2011
[Tap] Pours a ruby red color with about an inch of off white head. Biscuits, pine cone and dry malts in the aroma. Moderately hoppy taste is of pine, spruce and light citrus. Sweet and somewhat syrupy molasses and toffee round out this beer. Very nice body and mouthfeel. Good balance. I really enjoyed this beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bobbypaulson (217) - Fergus Falls, Minnesota, USA - APR 2, 2011
had from both a bottle and from the tap. Tap is by far greater!!! It pours a copper color with a nice white head. Small of hops and fresh water with lemon. The taste is sweet and hoppy,it’s a great beer for the season it’s a csame they don’t make it year round.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
docsteigs (522) - Texas, USA - APR 2, 2011
Pores nice orange with nice trophy head. Moderate hoppy aroma. Taste is nice mix of my knee pops with big malt backbone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Kelly2317 (1) - Arizona, USA - APR 1, 2011 does not count
Just a wonderful beer from a great brewery. Citrus hops, malty goodness. A wonderful representation of a Northwest Pale Ale. Hopefully it makes its way to the east coast, just seems to be too much of an east coast, west coast beer "war" going on. Cheers!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
HughConway (772) - Washington, USA - APR 1, 2011
Bottle. Pours amber-ish, light hop aroma. Taste of malt and ale and slight hop. Nice restrained beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rougeau13 (1940) - Richmond, Texas, USA - MAR 31, 2011
UPDATED: MAY 2, 2012 Bright, clear copper with a puffy, off-white, lacing head. Aroma of oranges and apricots, caramel, spruce, grapes and flowers. The taste is fruity and malty with nice hoppy accents. Smooth, medium bodied and finishing slightly bitter. Very good APA.

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