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RATINGS: 1755   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Inspired by visits to English country pubs, Honker’s Ale combines a fruity hop aroma with a rich malt middle to create a perfectly balanced beer. Immensely drinkable, Honker’s Ale is not only the beer you can trust but one you’ll look forward to time and again.

tomciccateri's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomciccateri (996) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - JAN 11, 2013
On draught at Slice Pizza- Albuquerque. Pours a clear dark amber with a slight white head. Mellow hoppy aroma. Medium body with full mouthfeel. Hoppy flavor and bitterness top dry malt character. A nice clean ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
thorongil2 (1189) - , Ontario, CANADA - AUG 20, 2014
(bottle) bright clear amber colour with a small white head; aroma of stewed fruit; faint and watery flavour - dishwater after washing beer bottles? very forgettable

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MaltOne (211) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Pours light chestnut, brief white head. Faint malt aroma. Very light, approaching watery. Flavor is sweetish, light malt. A bit of fizz. Overall a good session beer. Pleasant but very light.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bork (130) - Rockmart, Georgia, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Somewhat disappointing bitter. Rather watery and low on flavors. Is this the same Honker’s as before the InBev acquisition?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
AAEA (104) - California, USA - AUG 15, 2014
12 FL OZ ($4.00) had this at a local bar. not bad good but far from special. In my opinion when there are lots of better choices to be made.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bendrixian (1094) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - AUG 15, 2014
On tap in Ajax. clear red amber like colour. light citrus aroma with a real zesty note that I find surprising but there is some malt cereal like notes in there as well. Medium bodied, lightly hopped and again sort of zesty on the palate. Easily forgetful.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
s_hartshorne (1171) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle bier huis ossett. Amber thin head. Aroma is caramel biscuit malts. Taste is same slight fruit and spice light bitter finish. Medium body ok stuff

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jksipa (320) - Newmarket, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 12, 2014
On tap at Biermarkt. Clear copper pour with small off white head leaving sheets of lace. Sweet caramel and roasted nut nose. Medium sweet start with a balanced bitter middle. Light to medium mouth with soft carbonation. Just OK

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kpachla02 (14) - Shelby Township, Alabama, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Pours amber color with a thick white head. Not overly bitter but definitely has a slight taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AtronSeige (555) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - AUG 6, 2014
Aroma: Malt: Medium biscuit, syrup. Medium Hops: Medium-high, fruity, Appearance: Body, hazy copper. Head, medium, creamy, good retention. Flavour: Malt: Medium-light, biscuit, syrup. Hops: Medium-light, fruity. Bitterness: Medium., but not overpowering or harsh. Lingering bitterness, not harsh. Mouthfeel: Light body, medium-high carbonation, creamy Overall: Good, but I would lower the carbonation quite a bit. 355 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 8B. Special/Best/Premium Bitter

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
maley1 (776) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 3, 2014
Light amber pour with small white head. Aroma of hops, spice, and slightly fruity. Taste of malts, caramel, slight citrus, slight peppery spice and a faint bitter hop finish. Light bodied, medium carbonation, slightly dry finish.

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