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This is not the original Pale Ale as brewed in far away 1993 in the back of the Old House of Richards Building in West Marin hamlet of Forest Knolls right next to little Lagunitas. It is way better. Back then the beer tasted like broccoli and kerosene and the carbonation ate right through and drained your stomach into your gut...


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
elbernays (794) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 7, 2015
UPDATED: FEB 8, 2015 Bottle at home from mchughs. Pours clearish amber. Bread, yeast, citrus rind, clove nose. Dusty malts with a slight sweetness. Lasting dry aftertaste. Decent.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
freekyp (1575) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - FEB 7, 2015
A rugged hop forward west coast pale that showcases the citric hop profile of the region it was brewed in, but keeps a lightly malty base to play against. Somewhat heavy handed bittering hops lend a long finish that would not play well with a variety of foods. A pale for hopheads.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerBaboon (1731) - FINLAND - FEB 6, 2015
Pours clear yellow with white head. Aroma is fruity and light hoppy. Flavour is light bitter and fruity.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ACHops (926) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 24, 2015
12 oz bottle served in a pint glass. Pours bright orangish copper with medium creamy off-white head. Aroma is lightly sweet caramel malt. Taste is clean chewy medium caramel malt, lightly spicy and dry hop flavor on the back. Really pleasant clean and balanced pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Turboninja (179) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 24, 2015
Medium aroma with citrus and sweet malts. Light golden color with medium, natural white head. Lightly hazy liquid. Medium, fresh taste with citrus, malts and pine. Some bitterness and hops. Balanced with medium taste spectrum and medium, malty and slightly hoppy aftertaste. Medium body with medium carbonation. Overally good performing, balanced beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Joel (114) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Pours orange with a big fluffy head. Aroma is lemony/citrus and bready malt. Medium body. Citrus hops bitterness. Finishes dry and clean. Nice. Not quite a sessionable beer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Florya (692) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 17, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: Clear pale golden, small white head. Aroma: Hops, citrus, spice, herbs. Palate: medium body, lively carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
WABeerFiend (304) - - JAN 16, 2015
Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tumbler on 01.02.14. A: See through yellow. S: Pine, grapefruit, citrus. T: Grapefruit, pine, malt. O: This was my first beer from Lagunitas and it was a good one. It’s an everyday, solid APA.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FestDecBeet (412) - - JAN 10, 2015
Look: pours a dark orange color. White head. Very clear. Smell: citrus fruit. Grapefruit. Orange. Dank. Taste: grapefruit. Bitter. Citrus. Orange. Tangerine. Feel: very dry. Medium carbonation. Leaves a thick film in the mouth. Overall: nice beer. Good flavor. Great aroma. First drank: home 1/10/15 Vintage: 2014

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerman6686 (5165) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 7, 2015
This poured a golden yellow with a white head. Aroma was of tropical and citrusy hops. Flavor was similar, moderate mild grain, and fruity. Nice.


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