Lost Nation Rustic Ale
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
A ruby colored ale that has a pronounced hop character. This smooth beer features a soft malt body that is complimented by American hops and dry hopped with whole flower hops just prior to kegging for a fresh hop finish.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
philipmeese (84) - Rowayton, Connecticut, USA - AUG 12, 2013
On tap at brewery. Brown/orange pour with foamy lasting head. Medium hops aroma with toast. Medium body carries some hops in front of caramel. Very nice session beer with complexity and character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlovell2 (1366) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - NOV 25, 2015
On tap at brewery. Pours amber with an off white head. Aroma is caramel malt with fruit and citrus. Flavor is caramel malt with citrus and tropical fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
punkska101 (1353) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 21, 2015
Sampled @ pub A: Citrusy, light caramel, light orange, apple app: clear copper minimal white head. Med body with med bitter finish. O: ok Amber with potential could benefit a more complex malt backbone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PhillyCraft (4528) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2015
At the source, pours orange red with creamy large head, notes of bitter ash, hops, earth, floral malt and berries. Light to medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bulk_Carrier (3014) - Final Resting Place, Vermont, USA - OCT 5, 2015
On tap at Hinesburg public house. This was poured into a pint glass. The appearance was a hazy burnt amber color with a bar pourís kind of slim white head that just dissipated immediately. The smell started off with some deep toasty caramel malts embedded with floral and slightly funky tones. The taste copies the aroma leading into the aftertaste with a thick caramel malt depth. Itís mostly dry on the finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fairly decent sessionability about it. Carbonation hits fairly light. Overall, itís a good Amber ale with some other things going on to try and make it stand out. If anything, itís a good effort by Lost Nation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMMillsy (1787) - Florida, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Extremely unique beer here, and definitely worth a try. Not sure if its one Iíd have all the time, but Iíve never tried anything like it. Not even sure how to explain the flavor profile here. Neat.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
johnnnniee (3152) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 31, 2015
On tap at The American Craft Beer Fest Yesterday. Earthy Rustic funky bready, nice beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GIJOE (1000) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - MAY 30, 2015
Pours a hazy amber with a thin, frothy, off-white head that stays awhile. Nose is fruity. Notes of caramel covered apple. Taste is sweet up front with a tart aftertaste. Medium bodied, highly carbonated. Quite drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Chalumeaux (567) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Taster at the source pours ruby red with a thin tan head. Aromas are citrus earthy caramel and honey. Taste is sweet with hints of piney bitterness through the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (11116) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 25, 2015
New England Bucket List Trip Beer #114. Keg at the brewpub. Pours a hazy amber with a thin frothy off-white head. Good head retention. Aroma of stone fruit, caramel, apples. The taste is caramel malt, cranberry. Medium bodied, highly carbonated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (12498) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 19, 2015
Growler. Medium beige head with clear red-brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, dank, orange, some caramel. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some dank, caramel, light raisin. Light-medium body, light stickiness.

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