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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A well balanced American Pale Ale accentuated by floral Cascade hops and our unique introduction of grapefruit peel to compliment the citrus notes of the hops. Formerly The Pioneer Pale Ale.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ChiGuy68 (346) - Illinois, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Tasted from a 12oz bottle. It poured a hazy orange with a thin bubbly head. A grassy aroma with a light, bitter hoped taste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
nealblind (512) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - AUG 30, 2013
Clear dark broze pour some white head. Grassy malty aroma citrus. Tastes grapey, strong hops, grain, light caramel. Itís a bit too heavy for a pale ale.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
theisti (3093) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - AUG 6, 2013
12 oz bottle purchased at Princeton Liquors in Maple Grove, Minnesota. The pour is a lightly hazed orange golden with a Ĺ inch mostly white head that falls quick. The aroma is citrus, orange peel, and husky grain. The taste is the grainy, not so fresh malt up front followed by the lightly bitter citrus, and finishing with a dry floral mineral character. The palate is medium bodied, lower carbonation level, and the dry finish. Just OK.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
evanlarkin (307) - Northfield, Minnesota, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Pours a pale orange color with a finger of white head. Smell is a bit of spicy hops, backed by a nutty, caramel aroma. Taste is spicy, slightly citrusy hops, followed by a grainy, bready flavor, finished out with a dry, grapefruit peel finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DW78715816 (36) - Kansas, USA - JUL 7, 2013
This is ok, nothing that makes it stand out. Will choose something different in the future. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcnielsen (1711) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Bottle. Pours a copper color with white head. Light grassy and citrus hoppy aromas. Light floral hops, earthy yet pretty malty flavor. Doesnít quite do it for me.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nuplastikk (4123) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 19, 2013
12oz bottle. Grapefruit peel makes sense. Orange-tan body, creamy off-white head. Medium to full bodied, the grapefruit rind is sort of an odd call, considering you can get more enjoyable, very similar tones with hops. Ends of having a fruit beer taste almost, and while it is clean, just isnít really what Iíd look for in a session Pale Ale. OK.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (5968) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Bottle thanks to a trade! Pours a clear apricot with a near white head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has a combination of grassy and light citrus hops with some light sweet grains underlying. Flavor has light citrus up front with a touch of light fruit, grass and sweet grains underlying.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
burgy (454) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - MAR 17, 2013
Great little pale! It has all the nice notes of floral and grapefruit hop notes!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
portableparty (1908) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - FEB 28, 2013
12 oz. bottle. Pours amber with a soft off white head that settles to a spotty film. Aroma has soft grapefruit and mild light malt. Taste is lightly bitter and malty with a dry finish. Palate is thin chalky and dry. Not a bad pale ale, but nothing special, little watery.


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