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RATINGS: 638   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A west coast Pale Ale chock-full of dank, aromatic hops. This one’s a screamer, horde it.

Available all year long. 5.2% ABV.

A version of Daisy Cutter called Classic was bottled and conditioned with Champagne Yeast. Ratings for that beer also are placed here.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
General66 (203) - Streator, Illinois, USA - AUG 21, 2010
Had a few pints of this on tap at the Bad Apple in Chicago. I was really not expecting much out of this APA, but I was pleasantly surprised with this one. Came out in a tulip glass and had a nice light orange color with a good amount of carbonation and a one finger width white head. The aroma was very pleasant for an APA... it consisted of fresh hops, flowers, some light pine and some very light citrus hints. The taste is about the same with a good amount of fresh hops and floral coming out. It also left a pleasant bitterness in the back of my mouth. Extremely easy to drink and very enjoyable on a hot summer day. Impressive for a beer that I was not expecting much from...


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jhgrantjr (449) - Tennessee, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Poured from a can, pours an orangish tent, small white head. Aroma is citrus, floral, and taste is hoppy, but light. Good beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
maekchu (2602) - Hirakata, JAPAN - MAY 10, 2015
Can, shared by Justin at the Craft Beer Festa Kyoto 2015. Smooth malty nose packecd with spicy hops. Light hazy medium straw color. Rich, tangy fruit, light caramel, a bit metallic in mid, great hopping all the way through. Very good balance, even at this high level of hopping.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6705) - Reno, Nevada, USA - MAY 10, 2015
Haven’t had one for a while, but I don’t know how it never got a score. One of the better pales around for sure. Big nose of citrus and grass and flowers with a Similar flavor all in a refreshing package.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niko100 (2183) - Illinois, USA - MAY 5, 2015
Nice gold/orange color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of floral hops, pine, & citrus; Flavor of malt, pine hops, some caramel, and fruit/citrus; Finish is slightly bitter; Nicely balanced; Nice clean APA - good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1252) - Corinth, Texas, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Lightly hazy orange pour with a nice white head and good lacing. Aroma us citrus, toffee, and some pine. Taste citrus rind, caramel, grass, and pine. Nice clean bitterness with some malt sweetness. Dry finish. Easy to drink.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
michaelinwa (628) - Bothell, Washington, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Can from trade with jtjager. Pours a moderate head, dense, with nice lacing. Aroma is indistinct and bland. Very little in the way of hop bitterness; this is a pale ale to me, not an American pale ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Berard (428) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Can. Pours deep yellow with medium head that lingers. Medium carbonation over balanced hop malt aroma. What a great hop forward pale ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
angelkostvo (829) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 21, 2015
Light orange colour, small white head. Aroma of pine, spruce, grapefruit, very hoppy. Taste is light bitter. Light body, thin texture, soft to average carbonation. Very nice

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gregwilsonstl (1277) - Missouri, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Copper from a can. Clear. Nothing great but nothing bad. Tasted at Tim’s bottle share.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
scarletfire65 (1066) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 14, 2015
Can at Bottlefork in Chicago. Well balanced, fragrant, dry, and light. Lots of stonefruit, grapefruit, fresh grassy hops. Bitter hoppy finish.


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