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RATINGS: 813   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...


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3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
gringo332 (545) - Richardson, Texas, USA - JUN 3, 2013
Pours golden brown with a white head. Nice hop aroma. Taste: citrus/lemon, grass, clean finish. One of the better pale ales I’ve had. Perfect session bee


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hopmaestro (110) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 29, 2014
Aroma of malt, oranges and citrus. The taste is fruity with a touch of peaches leading in to a strong bitter finish that hangs around for quite a while. This is a real workhorse, and there’s always a couple following me home

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
raymow (828) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2014
on tap at Bertucci’s - fruity & hoppy (both in a good way). It’s hoppy but not too hoppy and citrusy/fruity (possibly apricot?). Overall - very good & drinkable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mmyohane (3) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 25, 2014 does not count
Aroma has strong mango and banana. Floral and citrus from the hops. Pours amber red with a small head that laces beautifully. Heavy bitterness from the hops that balances beautifully with the light sweetness and malty backbone. Surprisingly light body with long bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
monkeychugg55 (888) - Joliet, Illinois, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Pale deep gold body with a fluffy white head. The aroma is a nice balance of sweet, light caramel malt American hops, and a touch of bread. The flavor is pretty much the same and finishes crisp and balanced as well. Seems like they know what they’re doing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KM (341) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle. Light nice hoppy aroma. Medium bodied flavour with nice hoppy hints. Fine medium bitterness. (Hospitalsløkkan, 24.10.2014)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1372) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
Aroma: flowers, light fruits. Appearance: clear gold, massive, frothy, white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: bitters continue, some malts in the background. Overall: OK APA, but nothing too special. Pint at Big Brew, Morristown.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (5986) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 7, 2014
"an earthy example of a bohemian pils. clean grassy aroma and flavor. with a nice malt strain in there as well. goes down smooth and easy. solid, but not a standout."

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (1038) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Hmm, dare I say a touch overrated? Pretty average pour & aroma w/ decent flavor & a good mouthfeel. The hop presence is there throughout but the beer finishes refreshing & light. It’s certainly solid by I’m not sure that it’s great!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rollerton (64) - SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle from SB. Pours one finger of head. Nose and taste is very balanced, hoppy but not too much, and not too thin body. A great APA!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ABS (492) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours golden. Medium amount of white head. Lemon and peach nose. Almost watery mouth feel. Above medium and stingy carbonation. Pine and citrus flavour. Some seltzers. Quite bitter.


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