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RATINGS: 176   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.2   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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A light-bodied, aromatic, Irish-style specialty ale. Double-hopped with PAcific Northwest Cascade hops for the flavor and smoothness of a traditional ale without bitterness of heaviness.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
johnnyawesome (3) - Oregon, USA - DEC 7, 2010 does not count
This has always been my go to beer. As far as a cheap, light beer goes, this will always be in my fridge.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
gpolice99 (32) - Arizona, USA - APR 16, 2002
I Really like this ale, it has a clean and fresh taste,its not too strong on the finishing side either, Iíll keep quite a few of these in the fridge...

4.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
maxmtn99 (1) - USA - APR 12, 2002 does not count
This is by far the best macro beer available.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
kamish (93) - Monroe, Washington, USA - FEB 12, 2006
UPDATED: JUL 8, 2007 my new favorite as far as green bottles go. but the beer itself was nice. i havenít really tried any irish beer at all, so canít compare it to this "style". but you guys should really give this beer an honest taste. update: amazing!

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jacobs55 (7) - Spokane, Washington, USA - NOV 26, 2006 does not count
cant believe the negative commentary here - the blue boar is one of my all time favs. love the skunky smell - drinks smooth - been a henrys fan for 20 years. overall an awesome beer

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlueBoarFan (1) - - MAR 12, 2012 does not count
This rating is a historical assessment of what the Blue Boar Ale was. It is still a fresh, crisp, lightly maltly and hoppy ale but overall its fame suffers from the original brewery (Weinhardts, Portland, OR) no longer making it. It tastes like a real good, large brewery, retail beer should taste. Because it comes from my end of the world (N.W. USA) I have a fondness for it. Nothing goes down better than a ice cold HW Blue Boar Ale on a hot summer day. Who gives a hoot what color the bottle is... keep it cold and drink it empty!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
actone (11) - USA - MAY 4, 2006
I found this beer to be a very good drinker. I enjoy kicking back and putting a few of these bad boys down. It is not a thick rich ale , it is thin but delivers a good taste and solid finish

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Puss Gutt99 (206) - Oldtown, Florida, USA - JAN 12, 2002
good all-around rating on this one,from itís nice labeling to itís smooth finish, and not as price gouging as others in this class

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gusler (2653) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - MAR 20, 2001
A good pale ale, not the mainstream pales, but top notch. Iím not a pale ale fan so I rated it a bit lower than It merits, but need to be truthful. Nice malt nose, fair hop presence, clean and fresh, a great summertime beer for the masses instead of the normal swill!

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
ElGaucho (2189) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - OCT 28, 2002
Sweet malt aroma. Dark gold with thin, fine bubble head. Nice flavor, but not nearly hoppy enough for a Pale. Nevertheless, makes for an exceedingly good session beer. As a stand alone, a little thin, but for volume, at least keeps your taste buds interested.


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