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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Our wet hopped lager is made from 100% handpicked (thanks team!) organically grown local hops from our family farm in Vermont. Mild earthy hop aroma mix well with maltly cereal notes from use of locally grown grain from Four Star Farm. Not to be confused as an extra hoppy beer, this is a nicely balanced pleasantly hopped lager. OG 13 / September release.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Miked1687 (608) - Buffalo, New York, USA - OCT 15, 2013
Draft at Blue monk. Dark golden pour, thin off white head. Nose is cereal, some wheat, light hop presence. Taste is mostly earthy cereal and malt. Some grassy light hop presence, but no bitterness. Long finish. Kind of boring.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tom10101 (3093) - Quebec, CANADA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Tip Tap Room (Boston). Slightly hazy bright golden with a low white head and some lacing. Aroma is of fresh cereals, wet grass, light honey and light skunky notes. Taste is mostly of grass along with fresh cereals, light skunky notes and light sweetness. Medium body. Low carbonation. Clean mouthfeel. Easy to drink and not unpleasant, but a tad too "green" for my liking.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
WillRunForBeer (855) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Pours pale gold with a white head that clings. Aroma of green pepper, wet cracker. Taste is pale malt, dry, very little hop. Easy to drink, but not that interesting.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scrapersnbeer (1491) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Aroma of raw hops and fresh cut grass. Bright yellow, very lively. Cool, medium hoppy bitterness and a smooth, soapy malt profile. Very smooth body, like a pilner with a stout’s feel. A good product, this brewery is practically next door so it is always fresh.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Glouglouburp (6104) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 24, 2013
In short: A clean golden lager with mild wet-grassy hop profile. Ok.
How: Bottle 500ml. Consumed fresh a few days after it was picked-up at the brewery. A few dozen of bottles graciously offered by the brewery to someone who was coming up to the HF Harvest 2012 Festival. The bottles were then spread around, big thanks to the brewery and the gentleman who acted as the middle-man.
The look: Partly cloudy pale golden body topped by a small white head.
In long: Nose has some wet grass, fresh cereals, wet basement. Taste is fresh chewy/doughy cereals, wet grass. vegetal notes, light citrusy notes. Not much bitterness here. Full body with plenty of soft bubbles, very pleasant mouthfeel. Very clean and easy to drink, nourishing and refreshing but also unexciting. A pleasant beer that I got for free at the HF Harvest Festival by someone who was giving away Jack’s Abby bottles, and it amazes me how most people always seem to forget that it is totally alright to give me beer, lots of it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
RABinCO (1399) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle from gn0sis. Pours gold with a slight white head that fades fast without much lacing. Slight grassy aroma but also a bit buttery. Taste is the same. Crisp and clean with a nice (not overpowering) grainy cereal backbone, but definitely a bit acetyl. Incredibly easy drinking though.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Godofthecellar (677) - NYC, New York, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Bottle poured into pint glass.pretty simple beer right here, not much going on. Amber pour not much head or carb. Tastes like any other lager, would be much better is their was more of a hop presence

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pastor (799) - Skowhegan, Maine, USA - NOV 25, 2012
I say it again these guys know how to hop up lager’s. It was fun to drink and unbelievably tasty to boot. Always want more of this one in my glass. I wish it would come in a 6 pk of those lovely bottles

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reynolds314 (2440) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 10, 2012
This is a very very light beer. The hops are subtle floral hops that are interesting but maybe not unique. Reminds me of an avg pilsner. The malts provide very light biscuit/cracker notes. Drinkable and nice but nothing great.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ernesto987 (3931) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 8, 2012
a very clean fresh crisp beer, this is pretty impressive. I like that very clean finish


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