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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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This refreshing pale ale was created to be consumed while enjoying the bounty of the Bay and protecting local waters. Gold in color with a light body and pleasant hop bouquet of traditional noble German hops blended with the intense citrus of American hop varieties.


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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnbuck100 (255) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 28, 2013
22 oz bomber. a very nice pale ale. crisp, hoppy with a clean dry grassy hops flavor. recommended.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tia (1320) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 13, 2015
tapap @ RVC. Dark golden with thin white head. Smells wheat and a little sharp. Lightly hoppy.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (2942) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 18, 2015
on tap @ Devil’s Backbone / Roseland VA --- Clear light copper amber color, off-white head, full curtain of lace. Taste is semi-sweet malt that hits pretty hard on the 26 IBUs on the swallow, with the hops maintaining control the rest of the way. A light brew by nature, but has solid flavor all the way through.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hershiser2 (1451) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 12, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pleasant. Lightly floral, pine and citrus hop flavors.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hfmejias (1061) - Dover, Delaware, USA - JUL 6, 2015
12 Fl. Oz. Can. Poured clear, golden with a nice white head; spotty lacing. Aroma of malts and some pine. Taste is clean, pale malts, some hoppy notes. Crisp, refreshing and really enjoyable.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Luvystypotables (1126) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAY 28, 2015
Underwhelming beer a hint of hops and citrus on the nose, looks good amber color with a lasting white well laced head. Watery feel without much taste just a hint of hops, no lasting finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ordybill (702) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - FEB 8, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ can into a pint glass. This is a golden yellow brew that has a nice hop aroma. It has a small white head and is a medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kramer (5395) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Can. Clear gold body with a frothy white head that left some nice lacing. The aroma is just lightly hoppy with some floral and citrus notes over a light crackery malt base. The flavor is pretty light on the hops, minimal bitterness, floral and perfumy hops, not much in the way of citrus. The malt is on the drier side at least, with minimal sweetness. Light bodied and easy drinking with soft gentle carbonation. Not a stand-out of the style, drinkable enough though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ilovedarkbeer (2479) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Pours an orange color with a foamy head. Notes of plastic, faint skunky hops, and orange citrus. Very muted.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
reggiedunlop (3473) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 10, 2014
Pours clear pale yellow with a thin white head. Aroma has slightly sweet straw. Flavor follows suit...some slightly earthy bitterness but this is pretty malty. Mouthfeel is medium and the finish is earthy/straw. Meh.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maverick34 (2624) - New York, USA - OCT 26, 2014
Canned. Golden pour. Hop snell. Light orange and lemon. Light sweet caramel. Pretty decent.


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