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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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An American Pale Ale bittered, flavored, and dry hopped exclusively with Nelson Sauvin.


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
veronneaupy (179) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Au nez, on sent le fruit tropical, le kiwi et le vin blanc. En bouche, c'est tout en douceur. L'acidité s'estompe instantanément et laisse place aux côtés fruités. L'amertume est bien présent, mais moindre que pour IPA. La finale est assez sèche et l'amertume reste sur la langue. Une APA de très grande qualité qui ne manque certainement pas d'éclat. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (2302) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Des céréales miellées qui supportent une multitude de fruits comme le lichee, la pêche et le kiwi. L’amertume est douillette, la buvabilité intransigeante.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tectactoe (2342) - Michigan, USA - NOV 11, 2014
Growler: Cloudy, radiant, nearly opaque, some gradient from pale pear all the way to rich orange in color with a soapy & bubbly white head that recedes quickly to a swampy film & collar. The aroma is incredible... Extremely juicy. Is this beer? Orange, grapefruit, peach, white grape, notes of herbal pine, mild resins, moderately dank hop oils, faint passion fruit, grass, mango... I could go on for days. Zesty, sharp flavor with a bigger presence of herbal, moderately bitter, leafy hops jumping out up front. Hints of grass, cracker malt, mild green onion, & faint perfume. Still a huge fruity hop presence, though; large bouts of orange, grapefruit, & citrus, with things tending toward the bitter, peel & rind side of things. Thin, crispy, semi-wet body with a mostly dry finish, lingering citric notes & faintly dank & herbal grassiness on the palate. I think I prefer the Citra Single Hop just a bit, but this is still great.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
manuelMTL (164) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 9, 2014
From 750 ml growler in tulip glass. Pour is yellow hazy with thin white head and beautiful lacings. Nose is floral with lots of tropical fruits and some grains. Mango, papaya and grapefruit. Taste is fruity with grassy hops in the beginning and some piney bitterness, grains, and fresh bread in the end. Less hop forward than the nose. Greatly balanced beer!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
toxichop (398) - South Gate, California, USA - NOV 7, 2014
P: Hazy/murky golden pale with a very thin white lacing. S: Very mellow tropical fruits with some rye. t: Oranges, pine and some rye in the back. Pretty hoppy with a bit of spice and no sweetness with very little bitterness. M: Light with medium carbonation. O: Well done pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bytemesis (3519) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Growler thanks to Jason! Pours murky golden orange, large creamy puffy white head that lasts quite a while and laces well. Aroma is tropical, guava, pine, some dankness. Flavor is light sweet, light plus bitter, juicy. A bit harsh actually. Light body, soft silky minerally (HF signature) mouthfeel. Decent, but nothing amazing.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ataraxia (389) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Pale yellow, hazy, moderate white head. Kiwi, grapefruit, honeydew, papaya, and seeds from ripened fruit. Very delicate taste: bright citrus tang with sweetness that is almost undetectable, and then a light bitter follow-through. Extremely light in body and the carbonation is perfect. A little more dried orange rind bitterness in the finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jkwood04 (4174) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 28, 2014
2 liter growler in a Hill Farmstead tulip. Pours hazy golden with a lacy, white head. Aroma strong of fruity and citrusy hops, some light wine like/light fruit notes, some pale malts, and some light dough. Flavor the same with a lot of hops. Great HF texture. A really good beer.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
yourefragile (139) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 10, 2014
On tap at HF. Pours a cloudy pale yellow with a retentive white head. Nose and flavor of grassy tropical mango and pineapple, light bodied and crisp.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cpetrone84 (1541) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Pour is a cloudy pale yellow with a fluffy pure white head. Nose is heavy tropical fruit of pineapple and grapefruit with a nice balance of grain and bread crust. Taste is very balanced, strong clean grain, less hop forward than the nose. Carbonation is strong and the body is light with a powerful bitterness on top of the grapefruit on the rear end of the palate.


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