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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Brewer’s Notes: We are from the city that invented the skyscraper. We constructed our Urban Pale Ale on a balanced malt backbone, so the citrus hop aroma and crisp flavor can stand tall. Recipe Information Style: Urban Pale Alcohol by Volume: 5.4% International Bitterness Units: 30 Color: Marigold Hops: Amarillo, Mt. Hood, Nugget Malts: 2 Row, Crystal 60 Serving Suggestions: Preferred Glass: Nonic Pint Cellaring Notes: Enjoy within 180 days Availability: Year Round Bottles: 12 Pack, 6 Pack Cans: 12oz Cans 12 Pack, 16oz Cans 4 Pack Draft: 1/6 & 1/2bbl

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sfontain (818) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 10, 2014
12 oz bottle. Light amber-yellow. Aroma heavily lemon citrus, some malt, light bread/caramel. Flavor toward malt, and shockingly soapy, blech. Okay as a session-ish spring beer but nothing more.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerInHeaven (151) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 19, 2014
pours clear golden orange with a medium white head. Aroma is citrus, I get grapefruit. Tastes like grapefruit as well. Medium bitter finish. Ok APA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (11637) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Draft. Crystal clear amber body with small white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange, light grapefruit, bread. Taste is medium sweet, orange, grapefruit, light bread. Light-medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JMerritt (1841) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Bottled. Clear dark amber with a frothy, medium-sized head that is mostly diminishing. Spicy hop aroma with light pine cone and a bit of peach, but the nose is pretty subdued in intensity. Lightly fruity flavor, again some peach and a bit of cantaloupe, along with light metallics and a bit of soft leather. Not bad, but pretty pedestrian.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
obxdude10 (2077) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 11, 2014
A decent APA, but nothing really special about it. The beer poured a light gold color with a small white head. The nose was spicy and flowery hops, with some bready, yeasty notes. The body was a little spritzy, maybe a little overcarbonated. The flavors are mostly hops, with dry, flowery and spicy hops. The profile was a little too light for my liking. Not really a whole lot going on here.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
andyhwcinc (1514) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 3, 2014
Purchased at Bottles and Cans in Chicago, IL, enjoyed at home after a sleepy work day. Also enjoyed while watching St Vincent at the Chicago Theatre. It tasted better yesterday, maybe it was fresher. Appearance is a darker amber with a thin white head. Aroma is mostly caramel malt and hops. Taste is ok, there are some off flavors I don't care for, mostly caramel malt and hops. Just a meh beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (2128) - South Carolina, USA - DEC 1, 2014
12 oz 2014 bottle. Pours medium amber with excellent clarity and a large, frothy head. Gobs of sticky lacing. Aroma: earthy/herbal/floral hops dominate. Too dank and earthy for me. Flavor: appropriately hoppy for style; mildly bitter; mainly herbal-floral rather than fruity. Feel: very good carbonation but overly thin body.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rnebrija47 (4) - - NOV 29, 2014 does not count
Meeeh not too impressed by it but didn't really expect much. Got it simply because of it's cost at only a couple dollars. It's not terrible, just nothing great at all.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Atom (1441) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 28, 2014
12oz bottle pours a clear orange/golden with a small white head. Smells macroish, grassy light hops dry malt. Taste is sweet, corn, light to non-existent hops, sweet malt. A step above a Bud, uninspired swill.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
HIGHB4LL (656) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 18, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Cash Wise in Watford City. Appearance: finger white head, gold, clear, light-medium lacing. Aroma: wheat, citrus, light caramel and biscuits. Palate: light body, average carbonation, light bitter finish, medium crisp. Taste: light-medium sweet caramel and wheat that grows, then fades into crisp and lovely citrus hop bitterness. Overall, pretty enjoyable, good for drinking a few on a warm day, nice for drink-ability.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Obfuscate (98) - Minneapolis, - NOV 8, 2014
On tap at grandmas in Duluth. Pretty. Straw tasting for an apa. Not very impressed glad I ordered the short.

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