on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 462   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SlovakSniper (5130) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 8, 2013
En fût sur place. Un corps doré qui s’embrouille et qui montre une belle tête résistante. Un nez frais et stimulant d’aiguilles de pin, d’herbes fraîches et de fruits tropicaux. Des céréales qui ne murmurent que l’essentiel. Des papilles qui tombent dans le ravissement le plus total : une horde houblonnée désaltérante et des céréales qui ne sont jamais sucrées. Une bouche presque parfaite. Un pétillement vif dans un corps longiligne. Une finale remplie de soleil et d’amertume. Quoi dire de plus?

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Godofthecellar (677) - NYC, New York, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Deep peach color with citrus scent. Incredible layered lacing. Flavor was pine and citrus, grapefruit pith and resin. Incredibly well balanced apa.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Draught at Gingerman NYC. Pours peachy yellow with a foamy white head. Aroma of citrus fruits: both orange and huge amoutns of grapefruit. Taste is of a citrus pith but very smooth. Notes of pine and grass. Slightly bitter but excellent finish. Terrific beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JPDurden24 (1673) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - FEB 12, 2013
Cloudy Gold Pour with a white head. A very good hop mix for a pale ale. Some nice fruits, citrus, resin, and a little pine flavor. It is damn good!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MadRobin (2827) - Silver Spring, Alabama, USA - FEB 10, 2013
On tap at Claire's in Hardwick, VT. Hazy amber brown with small off-white head and good lacing. Aroma of bread, orange, citrus, pine and caramel. Taste of bread, floral hops, orange, citrus, pine and caramel. Medium body and high carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
brystmar (1314) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Fresh hops assault my nostrils. Mildly sweet & fruity notes from the hops. Crisp, refreshing taste. This particular pour tastes a bit old, but I know from experience that Edward is quite a bit better fresh. This one is quite underrated; totally sessionable and delicious.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Marheb (5005) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 9, 2013
(On tap au Farmhouse tap n’ grill): Pamplemousse tout le long, bonne amertume franche. Buvabilité d’un autre monde.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
nimbleprop (7558) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 6, 2013
6oz pour at Farmhouse Tap and Grill in Burlington. Hazy orange with thin lacing white head. Nose is both musty and juicy, fresh orange peel, orange juice, grapefruit juice, pine tar, pine needles, soap. Flavor is almost exactly the same, grapefruit zest, orange juice, dried pine tar, meyer lemon, lime zest. Dry, lightly bitter, refreshing finish. Superb.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerman6686 (6377) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 31, 2013
This poured a light orange color with an off white head. Aroma was citrus, light grain, some grass, and some earthy notes. Flavor was much the same, very well balanced between juicy hops and light grain. Great example of the style.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (10883) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Thanks to Matt for this one. Damn. Wow. Pours a hazy gold, white head. Juicy, piney, resinous, citrus, herbal hops, stone fruit, yeast. I could drink this beer all day...EVERY DAY.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 24 25 26  27  28 29 30 » 47

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50