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RATINGS: 596   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A west coast Pale Ale chock-full of dank, aromatic hops. This one’s a screamer, horde it.

Available all year long. 5.2% ABV.

A version of Daisy Cutter called Classic was bottled and conditioned with Champagne Yeast. Ratings for that beer also are placed here.


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4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bhiner41 (180) - La Grange, Illinois, USA - APR 21, 2012
Color is a golden haze with thick white head. Lots of lacing on the glass. Smells of grapefruit and lemon some malt. Excellent dry taste and finish, slightly sweet on the front end. Just a great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
commonshawn (334) - - JUL 31, 2014
Tap in Mason jar in wrigleyville. Dark gold with thick white head. Very hoppy in the nose. Crisp and bitter, one dimensional but does well in that dimension. Strong bite that doesn’t last too long. Solid.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rolfc81 (8) - - JUL 28, 2014 does not count
Slight hints of citrus. Crisp taste. Not too hoppy.................................rjrjrjfjfj

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Barnoloid (140) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 26, 2014
This is a bona fide Chicago favorite. Hop forward APA with citrus/floral notes and a solid malt backbone. Great bitter finish that lingers on the tastebuds. One of my ’go to’ beers.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jay_Dubbz (79) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Drank from 16oz can. What a fantastic surprise. Great body with floral accents, followed by a powerful hop bite welcomed by this west coast pale. Definitely one to drink again again. --you've been Dubbed.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbrana (414) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Slightly hoppy with a very biscuity malt backbone. Has some slight pine and citrus.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jrwhitney6 (280) - - JUL 19, 2014
In Chicago. Clear copper with 1 finger head. Recedes with lots of lacing. Very aromatic with citrus and floral notes. Some citrus and hops on the taste, but pretty simple. Good, easy to drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foxbush (1258) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUL 16, 2014
16 oz can at the Hyatt at Ohare The Pale Ale poured a light amber with a frothy white head. The medium body ale had average carbonation. There is pine resin on the nose. The taste was complex with resin and grapefruit throughout. An easy, dry finish takes over in the back as lingering resiny bitterness sticks to the tongue for a few beats.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
WillRunForBeer (564) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Can from trade. Pours copper with a big clingy white head. Aroma is grapefruit citrus, floral, dank. Great mouthfeel with citrus and floral hops leading to a grassy bitterness in the finish.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Thechasm442 (297) - Wilmington, Illinois, USA - JUL 6, 2014
From a fresh can to a pint glass. Appearance-Pours a hazy orange gold with an inch of off white head that leaves nice lacing. Looks perfect sitting in this glass. Aroma-Right off the bat I smelled tropical fruits as I poured. Pineapple, mango, and caramel are the most dominant aromas. There is a bit of bread and a slight sharpness as well. Taste-Big juicy tropical fruit flavors. Basically the same as the nose. There is a lot of citrus here as well, especially a flavor that I can only describe as grapefruit with sugar on it. The caramel and bread flavors are there as well, just enough to balance, yet still subtle. Palate-The beer is sticky and refreshing. It coats the inside of your mouth and leaves you wanting more. I can drink these all day long on a hot summer day. Overall-This is a great pale ale. If you want something more citrus than Sierra Nevada, but not a fruit bomb like Zombie Dust, this is a great choice. It is low alcohol and easy to drink down.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
falco242 (244) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Solid pale with aromatic hops and a good amount of floral notes. Not a ton of citrus but not super resin heavy. Had some 3 Floyds earlier that is making me a bit biased (I liked that better) but this is still good


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