vinhol (237) - - DEC 25, 2012
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
355 ml bottle hoppy aroma pale straw colour hop flavour a little bland but ok drinkable
Earplay (10) - NEW ZEALAND - JUL 1, 2014
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Easy drinking but not really stand out for this style. Limited head formation, low bitterness and little hop character evident.
chrisbroadie (6) - Wakerley, AUSTRALIA - JUN 27, 2014 does not count
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Off tap from Due East, and 1000’s of other places in the past... Ar: not much some fruitiness and Citrus as expected for a Pale Ale / Ap: Golden and clear, minimal off white head / T: Nothing spectacular, lightly sweet and lightly bitter / P: light, pretty thin, average carbonation, slightly bitter finish / O: Pretty much the stock standard tap Pale Ale now, decent and drinkable, but nothing spectacular or special.
MRMedellin (209) - Bogota, COLOMBIA - MAY 2, 2014
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear golden beer, small head, standard carbonation malty aromas, some cítric ones also are felt. The flavour is quite simple not too much from the hops is present, and the end is bland. Neither the best nor the worst of the beers I’ve tried so far.
sm89walt (1741) - Northern Beaches, Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg - Newport Arms, Newport, Sydney. A clear, bright golden amber colour on the pour with a lasting one-finger white head that left a uniform lace. Citrus, biscuity malts and subtle floral characters. Crisp, clean and refreshing. Light to medium body, medium carbonation and a lengthy zesty bitterness in the finish.
Iphonephan (3015) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAR 25, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
From a 345 ml bottle served in a cafe by the Sydney harbor. Pours a pale gold with an off white head. Malty nose. Flavors of biscuit with some subtle fruit notes. Clean crisp finish.
Imaena (1788) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 21, 2014
1.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Bottel with cook bay oyesters in Cairns. This is a pretty boring APA without much of he Nelson Hops to distinguish it from the pack. A bit of a let down.
motelpogo (6203) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 27, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
on tap upstairs at the surf club at bronte beach. clear golden with loads of bubbles and a thin sliver of a white head; aroma of appleskin and aussie malt; light tropical touch, faintly citric with light bitterness. decent enough summer beer
omhper (19185) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 13, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Keg at James Squire Brewhouse @ Waterfront City, Melbourne, Victoria. HAzy golden, small head. Fruitynose with light citrus. Mid sweet with light-medium body and clean, rounded mouthfeel. Mid bitter finish.
k0mpsa (1062) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - FEB 9, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Tap at pig n whistle, brisbane. Golden color, small white head. Aroma is malty, some fruits. Taste is like basic pilsner, malty, some hops.
drpimento (2152) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 21, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Geez, what a drag: I just had this on draft at the hotel where I’m staying and it was so much better then - just like a good real, pale ale should tast like. But this poured at a good temperature with a modest head, that soon faded and a bit o lace. Color is a clear amber with some tiny bubble trails. Aroma is skunk malt and not much else. Flavor is very mild- hops are almost gone, some malt and tang, not much else. Bit of bittersweet. Body/carbonation are decent. Finish is like flavor, some mild medicinal flavs.