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Brewed by Granville Island (Brewery - MolsonCoors)
Style: Amber Ale
Kelowna, Canada

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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.67   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A bronze-coloured ale that is brewed using traditional tettnang hops. We've taken a bold steep forward with this one and added a hint of pure Canadian maple syrup for a creamy taste that is smooth, not sweet.


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cirrhosis (1175) - Edmonton, Alberta, - DEC 17, 2012
Review done right from the bottle because I feel to lazy to walk fifteen feet to the glasses. I think this looks like beer. Smells like the average Granville, pennies, nuts, malty toasted niceness, I do notice maple but only after some hard work. Soft carbonation, medium body, clean finish. Malty with noticeable maple, and a sock full of pennies. Nutty with a overall creamy taste. Easy drinking, nothing remarkable, I soddenly feel very bored but content.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (2301) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAR 6, 2014
Bottle. Deep caramel with no real head. Creamy malt aroma. Flavor is deep creamy malt, dry chocolate base.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Masterkush7 (378) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 31, 2014
Clear medium copper, fading foamy off-white head. Sweet malt aroma and taste with a hint of maple syrup and not much else. Average carbonation, light body, low hopped. Not bad bit would prefer something different my girl friend enjoyed though.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Goyzer (6) - LaSalle, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 11, 2014 does not count
Poured from bottle. Malty aroma. Unable to smell any maple. Copper aroma. Smooth drinking but ultimately lacking. Would not go out of my way to purchase again.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lb4lb (2214) - Austin, Texas, USA - JAN 6, 2014
Smell is malt leaning with some light maple notes. Taste is smooth and balanced malt with maple sweetness in the background. Medium carbonation. Smooth and easy drinking. I enjoyed it.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jonnyguns (799) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle. Aromas has some light maple syrup, toffee malts and a small amount of hops. Pretty tamed stuff. Nothing exciting. Another average Canadian beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
markas101 (1784) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 26, 2013
341 ml bottle, Winnipeg, MB, Canada. Light brown, thin head. Very faint maple aroma, some vanilla. Metallic caramel flavour. Some peppery hops on the finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
matt7215 (2110) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 20, 2013
341ml bottle from the granville mixed 12 pack, a birthday gift from my sister. pours amber with a lasting off white head. almost no aroma, lightly sweet, more malty then maplely. the flavour is similar. a simple amber ale with no detectable maple. big ol meh

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Japalo (1046) - DENMARK - NOV 30, 2013
Tap @ Brewery Grandville Island. Clear mahogany. Small head. Tree dusty notes. Dry smooth. Complex. Nice.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JRHBrew (366) - Fredericton, New Brunswick, CANADA - NOV 11, 2013
Easily the poorest maple beer I have ever had. I tend to be generous when rating maple beers but this kinda sucked.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Gethinbeer (2070) - Musky, Nova Scotia, CANADA - OCT 18, 2013
Amber pour with a quick dissipating head. Rich sweey maple flavour. Weak aroma. Smooth syrup finish. Tastes the same as every other beer from this brewery.


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