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Our flagship pale is a classic British pale ale with a nod to the legendary beers of Burton-on-Trent. Copper-colored, dry, clean and crisp with lots of late hope taste in an appetizing complex with ale fruitiness from imported Hampshire yeast.
Ingredients: Two row English malt (pale, crystal and chocolate); Cascade, Mt Hood, Tettnang and Fuggle Hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3386) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 10, 2013
12oz bottle 3/10/13 (Binny’s Naperville Singles Rack)-44° in English Pint-Pours a clear amber with a one finger off white head. Aroma of hops, caramel, and malt. Taste of the same with more malt on the backend. This medium bodied brew is not too shabby.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2013

Gravity @ GBBF 2012, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

Clear medium to dark yellow - amber orange colour with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, light to moderate hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration, dulle, caramel, pale malt, malty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20120807]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (3801) - Everett, Washington, USA - FEB 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours a hazy brown color with a small head. Nose is both malty-sweet and with a fair amount of hoppy bitterness in there. Reminds me of an English bitter. Taste is just want the nose implies. And is very smooth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
crossovert (7896) - Illinois, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Grapefruit tang, mildly bitter, grain, yeast, metallic. Not the greatest example.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bulk_Carrier (2264) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - FEB 4, 2013
The appearance was a dark amber with a lighter foam and a small lacing around the edges. It had a darker malty smell. The taste had a slight malt along with a slight sweetness, slightly mild and balanced. The palate was about a medium feel. It had a good smoothness to it. Overall, this was a good beer that I might come back to.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
AirForceHops (3514) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 26, 2012
12 oz bottle. Pint shows a nearly clear amber, very thin white head no retention. Nose is flowery hops, and weak bready notes. Flavor is weak, with biscuit malt coming through with a rather generic hop bitterness. Finish lingers on to develop into a metallic note. No date code but it was next to other fresh Geary’s products. Honestly if you are going to buy a Geary’s brew, walk past this and grab the Hampshire Special. This was like a water down version of that English Strong Ale.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hatfieldkid (3) - Shapleigh, Maine, USA - OCT 17, 2012 does not count
smells like any normal beer, pours a darker color than most pale ales with a solid, thick head. taste starts sweet and gradually builds toward a decent amount of hops. finishes clean.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2012
7th August 2012
GBBF. Light haze on this amber beer, residual white head. Light dry palate with a sting from the fine carbonation. Toffee caramel malts. Slightly sour red fruits with some fresh hop sting. Finishes dry with red berry fruits coming to the fore and a trace of bubblegum ester.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - OCT 12, 2012
From the bottle: Very light on everything including taste. Everything was muted and didn’t even taste like a pale ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (15169) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 8, 2012
Cask at BSF GBBF 2012 ... golden amber ... thin white lacing ... soft floral orange nose ... juicy fruits ... very dry biter linger.

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