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RATINGS: 898   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   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...


UDBeernut's rating

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
UDBeernut (2182) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - FEB 26, 2012
On tap poured into a pint glass. A: light tan amber color with a foamy 2 finger head, gobs of head retention and lacing rings S: slight citrus hop aroma, light caramel T: grapefruit and slight orange molds well with a caramel malt base. Very nice M&d: medium mouth feel, well carbonated. Not drying like some pale ales. Very easy to drink. I think this beer would make a good beer for changing of seasons from hot to cool or visa versa.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scottishchris (451) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 23, 2015
Keg at Spitfire. Citrus and pine. Medium body, light sweetness and some caramel. Soft fizz. More citrus and hops. Good stuff

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
konungen (175) - - AUG 12, 2015
Tycker denna öl är bättre än många verkar tycka, speciellt med tanke på priset. Den har det jag tycker gör en bra öl: malt, humle, fruktighet, sötma, viss fräschör, schysst beska. Men det är ingen wow-öl utan snarare än riktigt bra öl man kan och gärna dricker flera av. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
eduamon (29) - SPAIN - AUG 9, 2015
Herbal, piney smell, full , ambar body, refreshing and goes down easily. Quite a good beer

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (6749) - Indiana, USA - AUG 6, 2015
Draft to pint. Looks good; a Transparent golden orange with foamy eggshell head. Smells of juicy and bitter hops with a moderately bittersweet backbone. Tastes like it smells with a medium-bodied mouthfeel. A touch of grain on the tongue as well. Enjoyable, and supporting a great cause in Pints for Paws.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (6758) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 3, 2015
Keg at the hanging bat. Pours clear golden amber, nose is toffee, grassy, crystal malt, salty, taste is similar, little grassy.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rouhlas (1282) - GREECE - AUG 1, 2015
From tap. Clear golden orange color with white head. Hoppy aroma, floral, citrusy fruity, grassy, light caramel malty. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ShivanDragon (2299) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 31, 2015
@Beertemple, gouden met witte kraag, aroma is lekker hoppig, den, gras, citrus, zoet, mout. Smaken zijn zacht/glad, citrus op frisse lichthoppige body, zwak zoet, dun, ok ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
King_Alex_II (671) - SWITZERLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Clear golden ambery color with lots of thin pored foam. Piny hoppy nose. Bitter tart With a metallic tart finish and a dry aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SinH4 (1130) - Garching, Bavaria, GERMANY - JUL 31, 2015
Golden color with white head. Pine needles and grapefruit, intense smell. Taste is more grapefruit and pine needles, not too strong. Bitter finish, oily mouthfeel. A nice West Coast APA!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZacM612 (326) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 29, 2015
Deep golden, clear, with white lacing head. Hoppy, floral and citrus aromas. Citrusy bitter finish.


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