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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Hop lovers, this is the beer for you. Four different styles of American hops are artfully staggered against a sturdy malt backbone to create a unique, drinkable and balanced Pale Ale.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (3681) - Brussels, BELGIUM - APR 20, 2013
On tap at Firkin Fox, Dulles Airport. Gold amber body with small head. Roasty and caramel nose. Taste is hoppy, sweet, some citrus and lots of bitterness. Quite nice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (2912) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2013
355ml bottle. Pours amber with a nicely proportioned head. The nose is orange and pine - lovely aromatics - with a gentle malt backbone. The taste has malt and grapefruit. The palate has a medium body, a creamy and bitter texture and a dry refreshing finish. Overall, a good American IPA example.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
McNeillR (1325) - SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2013
Firm orange amber body and slight white head. Tropical as you would expect nose from a hop combo. Sweet as a nut is initial taste is swept away by huge grapefruit and orange medley kept straight with a dry malt and firmer bitter finish.

Bottle, Marksman Tasting, Edinburgh

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ludhaber (62) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 18, 2013
A tasty pale ale with ample hop aroma. Not quite enough malt balance. Still would buy this again.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
chimpgibbon (329) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2013
Pretty dull really. Sturdy malt backbone indeed. So much so i don’t get much hop till right at the end. Not really a mountain then. It’s not bad or anything, but surely these days...

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dantheman278 (1361) - SCOTLAND - APR 13, 2013
Bottle sampled at Great Grog. Slightly hazy dark copper/orange, thin white head. Very "American" nose - caramel, pine, slight alcohol warmth, spicy lemony Cascade (?) character. Slight sweetness, fairly dry, grapefruit, pine resin, soft bitter finish. Pleasant and drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Idiosynkrasie (4081) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - APR 12, 2013
355ml bottle. Filmy orangey golden colour with small, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Hoppy aroma has notes of grapefruit and tangerine, caramel malty background. Taste is citrusy, bitter hoppy, near the finish minimally soapy and grassy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerCast_Rich (1891) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2013
[keg at Jake’s Place, Edinburgh] Pours a hazy deep amber, thin white head. Aroma is light citrus, pine. Decent sipper – plenty of pine comes over on the flavour, finish is bitter lemon and grapefruit. Certainly hides the alcohol well enough [01042013]

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
schlitzfaced (68) - Ohio, USA - APR 4, 2013
Poured from bottle into pint glass. Pours a hazy deep amber color with a fine head that dissapates to a very thin lacing. Not a strong aroma, that taste a little more malty than hoppy. Thought this was a decent drinkable beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ration (1966) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 9, 2013
100313. Bottle at home. Pours hazy amber with a small head. Aroma sweet American hops, caramel. Sweet palate. Medium bodied. Not Bad.


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