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RATINGS: 959   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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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...


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arrogantb (1402) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 10, 2012
12oz bottle from a six pack that cost me $8.99 (not too bad). Bright orange color, super head, some lace. The smell is extra hoppy, mostly citrus. The flavor is a hopped up pale ale, citrus flavors and bitterness. This could almost be an IPA with the level of hoppiness going on. I really enjoyed this and might have to buy some more soon. Good job Lagunitas! Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 08-14-2011 17:17:37

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mzaar (2799) - Varberg, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2012
Ser ut som en vanlig lager när den hälls upp, men som tur är så smakar den inte alls som en sådan. Du får ungefär vad du förväntar dig av en amerikansk pale ale, varken mer eller mindre. Och det räcker långt. Jag går inte igång och dansar på bordet, men jag lägger mig å andra sidan inte på telefonen och ringer runt och varnar folk för att köpa den här. Stabilt och gott helt enkelt, och t o m lite mer än så. Bra nog.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
novels (424) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 3, 2012
A solid pale ale with a bright taste of hops and a hint of sourness. A lovely light brown pour with a honey yellow tint. I get the feeling I’ve tasted this type of beer from Lagunitas before, without much variation. Still an interesting beer though, and worth trying.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
rcasta (849) - EL SALVADOR - NOV 2, 2012
yeah yeah yeah whatever good pale ale, more hoppy than most but good long finish

1.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
cheap (5309) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 31, 2012
So this beer’s been around a while. And I see its from Lag so it will probably be over the top. Oh my, big dull hop olfactory blasting perfume. Looks like pale lager in many ways. You will not notice the carbonation but fortunately its there; mostly mouth coating resin. Strong peircing taste bud blast, grade across the surface of my tongue with a disc plow. Certainly in IPA territory fer sure buddy. Crude rude and shivering prude. Finish is long medical astringent wipe. On style for an IPA!

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
bwalcott2 (14) - Ocean City, New Jersey, USA - OCT 24, 2012
Bottled. Poured a light golden color with minimal head. Nose is citrusy, floral, little bit of pine. Initial taste is hoppy, with a bitter earthy finish. thin texture. Overall a very pleasant beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Berglucci (18) - - OCT 24, 2012
Clear and pale golden color. Hints of grape, melon, hops in aroma. Malt, fruit and a nice bitterness in flavor. Really enjoyed this whilst watching Felix Baumgartner's world record in free-fall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dnoaksson (781) - , SWEDEN - OCT 23, 2012
Det är alltid en pärs att skriva något intressant om välartade och mönstergilla öl. Bottennapp inspirerar för det mesta till raljanta formuleringar och lyteskomiska liknelser; innovativa sätt att utföra karaktärsmord. Fullträffar får en att spänna metaforerna så hårt i bågen att de når bortom horisonten. Men välartade, mönstergilla öl - sådana får man snicksnacka sig runt, ungefär som här.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marduk (6330) - Reval, ESTONIA - OCT 21, 2012
355ml bottle. Clear pale golden color. Grapefruit, melon, hops, fruity notes in aroma. Bit grainy, malty, fruity, nice bitterness in flavor. Quite drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (13867) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 20, 2012
355ml bottle (Systembolaget, Stockholm)
Pleasant fruity hop aroma, a little bitterness too, and some biscuity malts. Simple palate, a little watery, but smooth from sugars too. Simple biscuity malts, caramelly and fleshy fruits like melon and peach. Nice hoppy bitter bite, a little grapefruity, and with quite a long bitter tingle. Even though the biscuity malts are quite sweet, this is fairly well attenuated, and the stickiness is as much from the resins of the hops as from sugars. Easily drinkable, and leaves you wanting more. Doesn’t say 6.2% at all. Possibly one of the better APAs that I’ve had.


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