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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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This beer is similar to Hair of the Dog's Ruth beer, but instead of hops, several varieties of squash are used. Available only at Higgins, a Portland restaurant.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Prufrockstar (1018) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Taster at HOTD. Pours murky gold, white head. Aroma: wouldn't say squash if I didn't know it was there, but it's in this. Aroma is surprisingly mild. Easy to drink, light body. Overall: interesting, nice, unobtrusive beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (2715) - Santa Monica, California, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Good winter squash pale ale with pile hops on tap at the brewery in Portland Oregon, yum!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (5977) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 29, 2014
This is pretty damn cool for a small beer, and a hopeless one at that. Aroma and flavor are crisp...pilsner like but with a fruity squashy kick. So very easy to drink and good even among the big beers

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - DEC 26, 2013
1/15/2012. On tap at the brewery in Portland. Cloudy golden yellow with a white head. Fruity and malty aromas with spicy notes. Very interesting brew and quite delicious.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VastActiv (2918) - Oulu, FINLAND - DEC 13, 2013
Tap at Hair of the Dog, Portland. Colour is deep golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, hints of spices, sweetness and some malts. Quite juicy.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gription79 (2283) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Had on draft at the brewery. Belgian hop aroma, estery, sweet pilsner malt. This is very drinkable, the sweet malts work well the yeast character, bready. This may be too drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
skoisirius (1717) - Earth, Washington, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Have had 5-8 times in the past 8 years on tap in PDX and SEA. Hints of pils grass and butternut squash on the nose. Dry and not so bubbly dirt and grains on the palate blended with squashy goodness in the finish. Light but intriguing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
neepsntatties (1216) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 2, 2014
On tap at hotd. Colour...light straw with a thin white head. Nose...quite squash-like with bits of spice and yeast. Palate....lightly frothy with grain up front and squash all around the palate. The grain lingers across mid palate and there almost an anise like flavour now and then.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (4926) - Utah, USA - JAN 15, 2014
On tap at the brewery
Hazy yellow with a small white head and good lacing. Aroma of pils malts and sweet fruit. Flavors of malts and caramel, herbal
Decent

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tonkun (874) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 6, 2014
Tap at brewery. Hazy light white yellow pour. Don’t know about squash but fruits and Chardonnay. Light body Easy to drink


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