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RATINGS: 474   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Sane or senseless? Harmless or harmful? Sometimes it takes awhile to get to know a stranger. Initial impressions are not always reality, so you must delve deeper. Beyond the initial floral hop aromas, malt sweetness is revealed, yet with a spicy undertone that exposes a very rye sense of humor. Take your time to get to know the Stranger. It’s strangely satisfying.


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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AWISLguy (1196) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 18, 2012
Bottle from ck1 - thanks bro! Pours a yellowish orange with a white head. Aroma has citrus and pine with some dark fruit. Taste is of sour fruit, bitter citrus and sweet toffee. Finishes sour/sweet with an orange-juiciness. Shrug?


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sparky (2243) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUL 31, 2014
2011 backlog. 12oz bottle. Pours clear gold with a 2 finger stark white head. The nose is honey, faint citrus and malt. The taste follows the nose with some light tart citrus in the finish. Medium bodied. Meh. 2.8

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkmagus82 (560) - - JUL 28, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 8-20-12 - Served on tap in a pint glass Appearance – The beer was served a light golden-straw color with a one finger white head. The head faded relatively fast to give a medium amount of lacing. Smell – A aroma is strongest of biscuit and bready smells mixed with some citrus of grapefruit and orange. Mixed with these is an ever so light floral aroma as well. Taste – The taste begins with some caramel mixed with a biscuit base. As the taste advances some hop flavors of a more citrus nature come to the tongue. Toward the end the brew dries out some as a more floral hop flavor comes to the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the brew was on the average thickness and had a very average carbonation level. Good for the style and one easy drinking brew. Overall – It was very easy to down with a moderately nice flavor. While a good session beer but it is nothing all that special.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thewired1 (9) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUL 28, 2014 does not count
Had this beer in a bottle. Lite citrus taste. Nice head when poured. Very drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
POLK (2160) - Hørning, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2014
A lot of lemon flavor but good easy-drinking pale ale. Beautiful foam providing lace on the glass.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
matt4054 (35) - Cottage Grove, Minnesota, USA - JUL 17, 2014
Bitter IPA, not overly hoppy. Nice scent and easy enough to drink. Not sure I’d get again, but worth a try.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (1983) - Hirakata, JAPAN - JUL 15, 2014
Bottle from Sugaya. Light malty nose, medium hop presence, with some good citrus. Light hazy deep golden amber color. Fruity and caramelly initial / light caramel in mid / a touch of spicy hops in mid and final. Light-medium body, a bit airy, and just a lttile astringent. Nice, well-balanced stuff. The hops emerge in a pleasant way but never dominate.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Blairgus (2567) - California, USA - JUL 10, 2014
10 July 2014, bottle. yellow, clear, occasional bubbles. nose is lemon rind and some straw malt. thin/med body and mildly fizzy. golden syrup, mild lemon rind, moderately sweet. decent

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
gripweed57 (612) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - JUN 14, 2014
12 ounce bottle. Brassy gold color. Small bubbly white head with nice lace. Fresh citrus hop aroma. Toasted grainy malt flavor upfront. Slightly spicy rye malt flavor balanced by complex hops. This is a well crafted, medium bodied pale ale that is very quaffable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Enwiebe (110) - - JUN 13, 2014
6/12/14. Draft at Bull McCabes. Pours a hazy golden with a nice frothy sticky head. Nice sessiony ale. Well balanced hops and alcohol. Very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerSkull (1234) - SWEDEN - JUN 12, 2014
(Bottle). Aroma and taste of caramel malt, fruit, resin and hops. Much taste of caramell.


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