Brewed by HaandBryggeriet (Norway)
Style: American Pale Ale
Drammen, Norway


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RATINGS: 207   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Pale Ale - is a pale, refreshing and aromatic beer with a fine malt profile from our English special malts. Generous use of fresh hops renders a zesty and delightful hoppy aroma and flavour. To be served at 8-10 degrees C. Bottle conditioned - unfiltered and unpasteurised, no artificial carbonation. (Not to be confused with the stronger Haandbryggeriet India Pale Ale.) (Picture of label: http://www.haandbryggeriet.no/pale ale butikk.jpg )

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenrikSoegaard (10476) - Randers, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2008
Bottle. Frothy white good mostly deminishing head. Amber colour. Moderate malty heavy hoppy grassy nice aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Watery palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FrankJohansen (3602) - Sabro, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2008
bottle. Clear amber colour with a small white no good head. Nice fruity aroma. Taste of sweet malts, fruits and hops.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
garza (567) - Oslo (NO), Caracas (VE), VENEZUELA - OCT 5, 2008
Cloudy looks. Fruity and floral aroma invites the tasting. At the beginning a bit sweet, then some bitterness appear. Good palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2008
Cloudy amber with medium beige head. Sweet fruity aroma with floral hops. Sweet flavour with toasted malt, caramel pine and hoppy notes. Finished bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
espenra (869) - Kurland, NORWAY - SEP 12, 2008
50cl bottle from ICA. Batch 152. It poured a hazy orange colour with a huge foamy head that settled down slowly in the glass. It has a fruity aroma that smells of hops, bread, malts and caramel. It has a sweet flavour that tastes mostly of apricots and malts. It has a short aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
RuneStumo (2172) - FØRRESFJORDEN, NORWAY - SEP 5, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 6, 2008 06.09.2008, o,5l Bottle, Batch 152, BB 10.2009. Hazy golden brown colour. Lively carbonated with a big lasting head. A lot of fruit and hops. The aroma is malty and the aftertaste is bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Finn (4134) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2008
Bottle 0,5l. Hazy. Dark golden colored. A large creamy tanned head. Strong hoppy and fruity aroma dominated by apricot. Soft mouthfeel. Fruity flavor with hints of tar. Dry bitter aftertaste with a dry fruity finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rune (7953) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUN 24, 2008
Two 500ml bottles (batch 141) bought at Fenaknoken in Oslo and shared with some friends in Tromsø watching Spain vs Italy in Euro2008 on TV-HD. Bubbly, off-white head topping a slightly hazy, orange coloured body. Bready malt aroma with hops behind. Caramel malts in flavour mixed with hints of apples and citric hops. Dry bitter ending. A bit watered mouthfeel, but still a pleasure to drink (22.06.2008).

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrFunk (80) - Sorumsand, NORWAY - JUN 22, 2008
500ml bottle bought at supermarket in Oslo. One of my favourite "everyday-beers". Nice amber color, wellbalanced hops and refreshing aftertaste

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
steinarja (5) - NORWAY - APR 29, 2008 does not count
The aroma has a good malty and hopy flavour, maybe some hints of caramel. The color is amber, but its a litle unclear. Litle foam, that disapeared fast. The taste was a litle disapointing after the wonderfull aroma that it had. But it wasnt bad. Overall it vas a good beer.

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