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A flavorful interpretation of the American Ale. We’ve dry-hopped an American mild ale with cascade hops. The result is a beer that crosses boundaries between a pale ale and an IPA, keeping things refreshing and drinkable while giving an aromatic twist and complexity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Travlr (13726) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy amber color, off white head. Aroma of light fruit, cookie dough. Taste has caramel, fruit.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
PorterPounder (5763) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 21, 2014
Miramar Beach, Fl - Chan’s Wine World - 22 oz bottle. Slightly hazy, medium copper pour, bubbly white head, Dusty aroma, heavy hints of yeast and dates, evident it has been sitting on the shelf too long. Flavor has much of the same qualities with the same dull yeastiness, some date-like fruitiness, very cloying. Mouthfeel has a dullness to it. May have been ok in its prime and I usually do not rate beers that are spoiled but this brewer does not put a best by date....going to rate it - not the retailer’s fault.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rjplumer (507) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Mild pine hop aroma. Burnt hazy Some bitterness with copper color with an off-what head. Some bitterness that fades to a simple finish. Mild sweetness in the background. Has some body to it but has a refreshing feel to it at the same time. This would be a good starter craft beer as it’s not too complex or overwhelming. I’d drink this one again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scarletfire65 (1004) - Rockaway Park, New York, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Bomber at home. Aroma is sweet malt with a noticeable acetone note. Flavors of brown sugar and fruity, piney hops. A bit astringent. A faint strawberry fruitiness in the far finish. Well balanced and easy drinking, but not really memorable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 18, 2013
A fairly mild beer, it left me saying " I think we need a bigger boat of flavor." The hops were subtle, and would gradually build, but all in all not one I would go back to for a second tasting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11230) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2013
Bottle with name Buzzards Bay. Poured clear pale copper color with an average frothy white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Moderate earthy aroma. Medium body with slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Soft drinkable brew that met my expectations.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcclainc50 (212) - New York, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Pours a nice golden color with a light head leaving no lacing. Very little aroma slight fruit aroma. Very light tasting beer with a little hoppiness in the middle. Not a bad one, but not at the top of my list.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mtdewa1 (370) - rome, New York, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Deep gold pour, little head. Citrus to the nose. Taste of hoppy water. Very light easy to drink. Somewhat bland. Ok at best.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandabar (1) - - JUL 22, 2013 does not count
Thoroughly drinkable with a nice body, though thin carbonation. Hops emerge slowly, creating a mellow effect. A pint seems about the right size. I’d seek this out if fresh and local. Otherwise, there’s nothing too distinctive here, but certainly a safe enough choice regardless.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strykzone (5155) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Sampled at esbls. Copper hued with an off white ring. Tropical fruit flavors with caramel. Fairly sweet. Easy to drink and enjoyable.

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