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RATINGS: 219   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Copper Cone Pale Ale is a special offering, aroma rich, pale ale that may vary the hops, malts and even sometime the yeast used. Typically this beer is an “over the top” Pale Ale with a deep copper color and loads of dry hopping going into each batch. The fresh hop aroma of this beer makes it a stand out. Stronger in alcohol and body than CAPT’N CROMPTON’S PALE ALE and appeals to beer aficionados.

Release #1 6.9% ABV
Release #2 6.3% ABV
Release #3 6.7% ABV
Release #5 6.4% ABV
Release #6 6.7% ABV
Release #7 6.1% ABV
Release #8 6.8% ABV
Release #11 6.7% ABV
Release #12 6.8% ABV


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bragesnak (5346) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2013
From Hophead. DK. Bottled, 010713. Amber with off-white head. Aroma of malt and citrus. Flavoúr with spices. and caramel

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RaucusBacchus (63) - Sandy, Utah, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Bomber: release#40: smells like pine nuts taste. Mahogany hue with a moderately foamy head. Fair lacing. Dry Fizz quick to a nice bitter and a slick move to a lingering woody finish. A very nice beer. Lovely with salami. ~m --RaucusBacchus

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (4840) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Bomber, release #24 at 6.4% abv. Nose is nice and hoppy, doughy citrus and enveloping caramel, even a little toffee that’s edging toward chocolate chip. Cloudy/hazy copper-brown body with a foamy, rocky beige head. Taste sweet to start with a little tartness before bitter Betty rears her ugly mug, bright but non-distinct citrus and nice, grassy herbality with doughy, lightly spicy hops underneath. A little nuttier/earthier and this qualifies as a straight-up trail mix brown; as it stands, just a pleasant association. Fullish body, even dense at times, with a little alcohol showing, and very lightly soapy. Good balance. On the whole, very nice, and kudos for releasing something slightly new under the sun!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Itzjerm (1225) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Release 12 a bit to malt forward. Aroma and flavor malt forward slight grassy hop onthetingue. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (10453) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 23, 2013
Bottle. Golden-orange colour with a beige head. Aroma is pine, citrus, orange, malt. Flavour is pine, malt, grapefruit, citrus, orange, caramel. Medium to full body. Nice beer.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
NobleSquirrel (3437) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 11, 2013
Bomber from douglas88. Thanks! Pours a deep reddish copper with a sticky and persistent offwhite head. Nose is resiny with some low roast and a molasses type note. On tasting, the bitterness is over the top and borderline harsh. The beer is too dry to support the level of bitterness. Resiny and some citrus but not much elegance. Brutal.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
StefanSD (2118) - Lakeside, California, USA - MAY 22, 2013
650 ml bottle from bev4less. Pours a cloudy copper color with a medium white head that has good retention. The aroma is mild with sweet grains, hay and a bit of grapefruit. The flavor is bitter hops forward with pine, grapefruit, cashews and caramel. The palate is full and cilky smooth with lively carbonation. Finishes medium in duration and dry. Overall: Decent APA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Meilby (7486) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 30, 2013
Bottle 650ml (Release #27) @ Geokkjer
Pours clear amber/copper with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, citrus, grape and peach. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long citrus fruity and light bitter finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Geokkjer (5719) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 30, 2013
Bottle , release#27. Pours amber with a creamy off-white head. Aroma of pine, citrus and floral hops with some malt, hay and fruitiness. Flavor is sweet and bitter with some floral and citrus notes. Medium body, average carbonation. Nice and well balanced .

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (13432) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 30, 2013
Bottle, 22oz. Release #27, 6.6% ABV. Lots of citrusy aromas escapes the bottle as I pop the cap. The head is of moderate size, light beige in color and with some lacings. Unclear, dark golden to copper colored beer. Citrusy, mostly orangey aroma with some room left for the malts. A light caramel flavor is more or less overpowered by orangey hops and bitterness. Medium to full body with some carbonation. A bit sweet on the palate maybe, with a pleasant bitterness kicking in towards the end. A tad on the sweet side I think, but it’s a nice beer anyway. 130430


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