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RATINGS: 327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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30th Street Pale Ale is a strong pale ale that is well dry-hopped making it taste like an IPA by many hop head’s standards. The beer was brewed to recognize the synergy behind the craft beer culture on 30th Street in San Diego and was released for the Green Flash 6th Anniversary Celebration.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lagerboy (1441) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 7, 2014
Bomber. Mostly clear orange copper, firmer off-white lasting foam. Tropical fruity floral hop aroma. Quite floral, fruity hop forward taste, mild lightly sweet pale malts behind. Average carbonation, medium bodied, well hopped. Grapefruity finish. Well crafted, but more of an IPA makes it: NFL (Not For Lagerboys)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (5136) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 2, 2014
Bottle at brew night. Pours clear amber, thick white head. Caramel and citrus aromas, some cats piss and resin. Taste is bitter, caramel at the back. Full body, bitter finish. Good stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (12393) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2014
Bottle from Vinspecialisten, Aalborg. Clear orange with a lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and moderate hoppy - citrus. Flavor is medium sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 290914

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
badhack (368) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Pours a slightly hazy golden with a thick head. Floral and honey on the nose along with a lot of toast, dark toast and malt. Tasted malty, refreshing and lots of bitter hops, floral and citrus. A bit sweet. Not a revolution but a superb example of the style.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6336) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
On the upper end of really really good, flavorful aromatic pale ales. This beer seemed super fresh and hoppy as all get out without being overly bitter and still low on the alcohol. Very well done."

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinball (11025) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2014
Bottle from Ølbutikken. Clear orange smooth white head aroma is very hoppy. Both floral but also very bitter with pine and a little grapefruit .Flavor is pine exotic fruits malts quite bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ernest (6512) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Bottle. Head is initially average sized, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is dark yellow to light amber. Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain), moderately hoppy (grapefruit, resin, apricot). Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, moderately to heavily bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation, lightly alcoholic. A very simple, plain, uninspiring example. Hops are the ordinary grapefruit-resin variety. Flavor balance leans towards IPA bitterness levels, with lots of citric acidity as well. Pretty much the definition of average, a dime-a-dozen rendition that, while drinkable, brings nothing new or interesting to the table.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CamMoore (35) - Hawaii, USA - SEP 23, 2014
On tap @ Murphy's. Nice aroma with citrus notes and pine. Tan head with medium bubbles. Golden slightly cloudy color. Good hoppy flavor with some nice malt nots to round out the hops. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jh773 (198) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Straw-gold pilsner color with a thick, slowly dissipating head. Dry aroma; straw, basement funk. Mild flavor; a little fruity, more straw, grain. Light palate, dry finish. Pleasant beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
laiti (6345) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 17, 2014
65 cl bottle @ home
Aroma is somewhat heavy and sweet with malty tones, fruits and some pineapple juice. Also hints of glue and grain. Flavour has pineapple juice, berries, some heavy and sweet malt, gluey tones and hints of alcohol. Also some minerals. Too much alcohol and glue, but not bad still. Not the most typical APA – this is more heavy than others in this style.


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