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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Our flagship beer is an American-style pale ale that is inspired by the hoppy pale ales of the West Coast. Features two-row malted barley, caramel malt, and wheat malt. Magnum hops for bittering and the traditional pale ale hops of Centennial and Cascade for flavoring and crisp, citrus aromas.


4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
YOyoYO (2) - Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 2, 2012 does not count
Forget the fanciful critique on this one. Just drink it, itís that good! Just flat out enjoyable!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
El_Jefe (62) - - DEC 11, 2012
The consummate Jacksonville beer. Light and balanced with a nice hop finish. Perfect for a day at the beach or a night on the town.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bigirishphan (102) - Peoria Heights, Illinois, USA - JUL 9, 2013
Bottle from UFS. Almost a sweeter imperial IPA. Excellent fresh nose. Great mouthfeel. Enjoyed the slight bitter back end. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beershine (5195) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2012
Draft at 7venth sun. Dark pure amber glass. Scattered lacing. Toasted caramel malts, and friendly English hops. Sweet malt sugar undercurrent, and a crisp, dryly bitter, hoppy finish makes for an exquisite balance even an Englishman would like. Well-constructed, solid. The name says it all. This is a very accessible, no-nonsense beer. More, please! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
burgy (454) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - MAY 2, 2013
This pale really surprised me. I was not expecting the level of awesomeness that it had. Very balanced, nice light hop profile, simple bitterness. Overall, just tasty!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yayforbeer (752) - Orange Park, Florida, USA - NOV 26, 2010
UPDATED: DEC 11, 2010 Pint at the brewery, first beer I tried at their grand opening party 11/20/2010. This was an excellent pale ale, one which I would have enthusiastically sessioned, except I also wanted to try their other offerings . Pour was dark amber with a medium white head, aroma of sweet pale malts and spicy, citric hops. Beautiful and delicious. This beer was a hop loverís delight. Medium to full body. Flavors of sweet pale malts, caramel, and several varieties of hops. Full, robust flavor was quite excellent, even better than Sierra Nevada which sets the bar for this style. Donít know what the ABV was, its not listed on their web site and I didnít see it posted or listed in any of their materials at the brewery. I may update this rating after some more samples. ... . 12/12/2010.. Abv is 5.5% per info posted in the taproom.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
markwise (4306) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 4, 2012
On draft at Intuition. Pours a light amber color with an off-white head. Nose is some grass along with notes of citrus, orange, and some kumquat. Flavor is similar- nice malt presence with some orange and citrus. At 5.5%, this is a wonderful session ale. Light in body and finishes with lingering citrus hops.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (451) - Georgia, USA - JUN 7, 2012
My favorite IAW beer that I tried of the three. Dark orange-amberish pour Nice hop presence that was mostly grassy and citrusy. The malt had a caramel sweetness, but danced well with the hops. Bitterness at the end of a clean finish. Mighty tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6521) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - MAR 11, 2011
Tried on tap at the Florida Brew Fest 2011 addition. It pours clear copper with gold edges and full off white head. The aroma offers up citrus notes, some spicy hops and a touch tart. The taste is citrus hops, a little bit of lemon, a little tart, grapefruit and a sense of dry like acidity that makes me think there could be a very mild level of infection going on here. The taste is pine and mostly citrus like grapefruit. It has a light body and is easy drinkiní and doesnít seem to have the same acidic dryness noticed in the nose.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
burg326 (3236) - Florida, USA - MAR 12, 2012
On tap at Brass Tap for Local Takeover Night, poured a nice dark amber color, with aromas of sweet malt, toasted caramel, citrus, and pine hops. Flavor is lots of malt, caramel, and citrus. Nice sessionable beer that I wish they sold down here.


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