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Fountain Square Hop For Teacher Pale Ale

Fountain Square Hop For Teacher Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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A beer dedicated to hop heads and the brewers favorite. An aggressively hopped American pale ale that is fairly light in color with a noticeable citrus aroma due to late hop additions. The slight bitter finish will keep the hop heads coming back.


3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (3646) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 25, 2014
12 ounce bottle bought downtown Indy. Not much in the nose. Orange pour. Slight malt and some citrus. eh.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
patrick767 (3394) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JAN 28, 2014
tap at the brewpub on Sep 1, 2013 - Pours copper colored and has ample caramel in the aroma along with some citrus. The flavor is also led by caramel malt and pleasantly accented with citrus. It has a medium body, gentle carbonation, and a moderately bitter finish. Quite good.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bronzan (121) - Windsor, California, USA - JAN 28, 2014
Cloudy, light brown. Minimal head. Not much aroma. Not very bitter. Decent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (3559) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Location: 12 oz bottle from Andy, thanks bud, 1/17/14

Aroma: The aroma has some citrus and floral hops, caramel, toast, and a hint of butter
Appearance: A hazed orange color with a small, frothy, off-white head and heavy lace
Flavor: The flavor is light sweet, and medium-plus bitter, and just a slightly off/buttery finish
Palate: The body is medium, it has a decent feel, average carbonation, and a dry finish
Overall Impression: I thought this one was decent, but there’s just something slightly off that causes the score to dip a bit for me. Not bad though.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcr (2112) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Draft. Gold/orange body. Frothy, white head. Aroma of citrus, raw grain, pine, herbs. Hint of caramel. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Taste of citrus and toasted grain, slightly husky. Average at best.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (5016) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 1, 2013
12oz bottle. Mostly clear orange amber color. Little, sort of bubbly, off-white head. Caramel, lightly toasty malt in the nose. Good reaches of lace. Medium body. Smooth, crisp lighter carbonation. Nice bigger bitter taste, lighter sweet. Hop aroma here is kind of peppery, light hint of citrus, mostly herbal, not that I mind too much. Solid, bold pale ale. I enjoyed it quite a bit, and was easy to wash my dinner down with. Pretty impressed with the Fountain Square bottles I’ve tried, so far.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (1532) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - OCT 22, 2013
Clear copper amber with a light head cover and thin strips of lace. Taste is thin caramel malt with a light infusion of hops midway through the palate. Carbonation is dominant near the end before dissipating to hop bitters in the finish. Quite drinkable, but not memorable at all.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerman6686 (3870) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 14, 2013
This one poured a darker orange with an off white head. ARoma was of cardboard, caramel, and mild citrusy hops. Flavor was similar, either old, or just not great from the start. Medium bitterness, not much hop flavor, and malty cardboard.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
queenholly (2611) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Draft @ brewery. Biscuity caramel malt and light orange aroma. Deep gold with a moderate white head. Caramel malt, earthy orange, and grassy hops flavor. Medium body, soft carbonation.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (4402) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle to pint (thanks StFun). Looks solid; a mostly transparent deep orange with thin off-white lacing. Smells of bitter hops with a fuller pale malt backbone (as far as APAs go). Maybe a touch of citrus in there too. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. Okay.


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