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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
When the Mosaic hop first came on the scene, our brewers couldnít wait to get their hands on some. Mosaic Session Ale is bursting with vibrant grapefruit aroma and flavor waves of citrus and tropical fruit. Our signature dry-hopping technique delivers an incredibly drinkable, lower ABV beer, without sacrificing hop appeal. From a small test batch to the bottle you now hold in your hands, this isnít a one-and-done beer. Sit back, have a few, and enjoy your session.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
johnbuck100 (264) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2015
22 oz bomber from whole foods SB. Pours clear yellow that becomes more cloudy as it warms up. Fresh hop aroma upon bottle opening . Fresh fruit-filled hop flavor that blossoms as it warms. At 5.5 Abv this is a much more flavorful session IPA than the 4-5% ers that tend to be overly dry and harsh . This session beer actually tops more fuller bodied Brews and I can see why it won GABF bronze for a session ale. Delicious and highly recommended ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Idiosynkrasie (5165) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - SEP 23, 2015
355ml bottle. Clear, orangey, pale golden colour with average, frothy, fairly lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Gigantic citrusy hoppy, tropical fruity aroma, notes of grapefruit, mango, passion fruit, some pineapple, orange zest, marmalade. Taste is slightly sweet pale malty, fruity, citrusy hoppy overtones, notes of mango, grapefruit and lemon tend to become slightly mineral in the finish. Superb Session Ale - obligatory for every Mosaic lover.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
AAEA (239) - California, USA - SEP 20, 2015
12FL OZ ($12 6/pack) fell far short of any hype. 5.5% abv is just far too low to make a dent. taste was good but over priced as always with karl strauss.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RafeAU (487) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - SEP 13, 2015
Bottle pour. Pale straw with little head, massive grapefruit hop aroma. Moderate bitterness, grapefruit strongest, pine and grass hop aroma. excellent session IPA, (or with this this subtle malt, is it a hopped up APA?) impressive from KS.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
HonusWagner (1793) - Florida, USA - SEP 7, 2015
One of the sleeper gems of my trip to California. Has all the nice things you expect from Mosaic with the fruitiness and some garlicky notes. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
laiti (7704) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 30, 2015
Draught @ Karl Strauss, La Jolla. Aroma has tropical fruits and pineapples. Flavour has pineapple juice, tropical fruits and mild biscuity tones. Very juicy, refreshing and easy to drink. Mosaic is a great hop.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Yorker (1758) - Herning, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2015
33 cl bottle @ home. Pours clear golden with a white head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma and flavour are tropical fruit, citrus, and caramel - with a slightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Inbreak (3130) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - AUG 27, 2015
20.08.2015, tap @ BrewDog Barcelona:
The last small sample from the keg. Nice slightly bubbly mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly dry foresty, pine needles, moss, leafs, hops, hay, lawn, citrus peel, light malts. Taste is slightly dry foresty, moss, leafs, pine needles, paper, hay, weeds, lawn, bark, citrus peel, light malts, hops. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fordest (2133) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Itís another session IPA. What else can I say. Hoppy? yes. Amazing? Not really.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (9820) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Sample at the Tehachapi Beer & Wine Festival on 07/18/2015: Clear straw-gold color with a medium white head that evaporates quickly to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing. Citrus, hops and malt in the nose. Light-bodied with flavors of grassy hops, citrus and biscuit malt. The finish is mildly bitter with a citrusy hops aftertaste. Above average overall.

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