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RATINGS: 306   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Edward (1917-2002) is our grandfather; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his five children.  In his honor, this American Pale Ale is dutifully crafted from American malted barley, a plethora of American hops, our ale yeast and water from Edward’s well.  It is unfiltered, naturally carbonated, and dry hopped.  Aromatic and flowery, with impressions of citrus and pine, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Edward.  13.5ºP, 85 ibus, 5.2% abv. Pale and Caramel malt; Centennial, Chinook, Columbus, Simcoe, and Warrior hops; House Ale Yeast, and our Well Water.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Chalumeaux (57) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Nice aroma of pine and hop very smooth taste with a perfectly balanced mouth feel and a hoppy finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
djd07 (3565) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Growler thanks to Will. Pours a cloudy orange with small frothy white head. The aroma is strong floral hop and citrus. Medium mouthfeel with nice light fruit hop, grapefruit, light bitterness. Really enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
WillemsUrenkel (511) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - AUG 16, 2014
On tap at the brewery on 21. June 2014. Standing two hours in line. Big thank you to Russel for his patience and driving. Unclear yellow golden in the glass. Everything what you expect from a Hill Framstead beer was in this sample. Floral hopy, fruity, malt, yeast, complex and full body. Maybe a little bit scratchy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kathouse (1015) - Nevada, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Cloudy orange. This beer has a much more "dank" flavor to it. Hops were heavier on the palate and the finish was not as clean. Pine resin and bitter fruits are not quite as balanced as I would like, but then again, who am I to judge. It’s still a very good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Experiment_Ale (1004) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 2, 2014
At my place with Taylor, Justin, Kristen, and Matt. Pours neon orange, lacing. Aroma is nice smooth sweet citrus hops. Taste is nice smooth hops, lower bitterness, sticky citrus. Great mouthfeel.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TXBadger (1381) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Pours a hazy bright golden with white head. Hop resin, funk, citrus and pine on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a little sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerdedone (2618) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2014
On tap at prohibition pig. Pours a hazy golden orange with a small white head. Aroma was quite hoppy with pale malts, floral, citrus, fruit and grass. Flavor of pale malts, citrus, slight pine, grapefruit and grass. Medium body, average carbonation dry and bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
godofsky (274) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 31, 2014
on tap at Farmhouse. cloudy golden straw colour with an everlasting white head. grapefruit and pine come through the aroma, bread and biscuit malts with a great hops finish. this is a perfectly brewed pale ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
50belair (2234) - Florida, USA - JUL 30, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Milky pale yellow pour with a white head. Mild citrus and grapefruit hop notes. The nose is faint but similar. Solid and refreshing. Not a huge body but with a pleasant mouthfeel. Not overly bitter but still with an understated malt presence.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2014

Growler 750ml. w. swing top.

[ As Hill Farmstead Edward ].
[ Courtesy of kaufmanised ]. Unclear - hazy medium orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, pale malt, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, fruity, tropical fruit, moderate yeasty, light funky, light pepper. Flavour is moderate to heavysweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, dry, fruity, peppery, late finish is zest sharp. Wow, this is VERY NICE - well made ;D Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140503]

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