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The original Extra Pale Ale, this is the one that started it all. Our first brew was introduced in 1989 in Golden Gate style kegs. We have stayed true to our beginnings and still brew it the way we did back then. A bright golden hued ale with a medium body and a crisp spicy /floral hop character and very mild bitterness. This unfiltered ale has a pleasing mouth feel and remains our most popular brew. This beer goes with everything and every occasion.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (1666) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - MAY 5, 2013
12 oz bottle from Supermarket Liquors. Golden and hazy with a tiny head, no lacing. Floral hops, light lemon, wheat malts and spices hit the nose. Similar flavor, lightly bittersweet. Light to medium body with a crisp feel. It was OK, pretty refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
hfmejias (618) - Dover, Delaware, USA - MAR 31, 2013
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle. Poured a nice cloudy amber with a nice white head, bubbly. Not much aroma, fruits and hints of malts. Taste is quite light too, is sweet, fruity and not with a whole lot of hops. Medium body; It is quite drinkable not bad at all but it is perhaps a bit boring.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DocJitsu (721) - Florida, USA - MAR 30, 2013
Pours a gorgeous clear, golden color with a white, bubbly head that attenuates to a thin cap. The cap is perpetuated by carbonation bubbles that migrate from the bottom of the glass to the top of the beer. White lacing remains on the glass as it is being drunk. The bouquet is characterized by light notes of orange peel and grapefruit. This beer has an almost perfect mouthfeel in that it balances a heavier slickness with a mild scrubbing on the back of the tongue. This tastes how I would make an APA taste if I could make an APA this good. Sweet grapefruit and lemon balanced by just the mildest tart citrus at the finish make this a phenomenal drinker. I love it!

2.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BEENJAMIN (285) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 24, 2013
Pours a hazy golden hue with a lasting white head. Not much going on for aroma, a little spice and very faint fruits, it does resemble a golden ale thus far. Lucky the flavor is a little more exciting with lively carbonation and mild hop flavors. Not a bad beer....

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Shink (177) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 14, 2013
Out of the bottle. Pours a light golden color with a generous and lingering white head. Doesn’t have much smell. Taste is light and only slightly sweet. Not much hop flavor but this is a clean beer that would go well with a summer day.

2.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Eckato (147) - Gulfport, Florida, USA - MAR 6, 2013
Pours a hazy yellow without much of a head. Aroma is a little confusing and don’t get much from it. Flavor is ok...nothing super special...

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Majin (256) - West Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Boom, honey head for sure... Smells pretty awesome, tastes great as well... Like pouting good honey on wheaties or something. Delicious!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (1614) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAR 2, 2013
bottle into pint glass, hazy orange pour, white head, aroma is malty, taste is lemon, malts, just ok

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackfrost9p (218) - California, USA - FEB 25, 2013
Not bad, but not great. Very drinkable and smooth. A lighter beer with some hops.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jb (2055) - Rochester, New York, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Pretty light and boring. I’d never intentionally buy this but it was in a variety pack that had some other good stuff.


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