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RATINGS: 261   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Stop and smell the petals. Pistil is a summer beer unlike any other, brewed with a combination of dandelion petals, Pale and Acidulated malts, flaked oats, and Apollo and Northern Brewer hops that results in a one-of-a-kind beer with a slightly sour acidity and a smooth malt body. Perfect for taking down deep thirst.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (1995) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - MAR 12, 2013
12 oz bottle pours clear and yellow with a frothy white head. The aroma is lemons, bready malts, yeast and spices. Light body with a crisp feel. Flavor is toasted grains and malts, lemons, grass, pepper. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Freaky_tiki (471) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 12, 2013
Post 60’s hippie shoe gaze label worth the price. Pours golden hash yellow. Not my fav but worth the trip

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
craig220 (313) - Crofton, Maryland, USA - MAR 12, 2013
Poured a cloudy golden color with a big and fluffy white head. Aroma is apple, grass, cereal, flora, and herbs. Taste is kind of grassy and earthy with a slightly sweet and sour twang to it. Only thing I do not really like is the finish which is kind of odd and lingers.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2191) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 11, 2013
honey sweet and fruity with moderate body slick and on the refreshing side. some farina malt and a big enough flowery flavor profile.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Elwood (3009) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Serving: 12 oz. bottle from Wegmans Leesburg. It pours a hazy, light gold with a small but lasting white head. The nose is unusual with a bright floral note paired with a little lemon and wet paper. Light and dry on the tongue, it has a light floral bitterness, some grass, a little lemon, and a slight sweetness. Light to medium dry finish. Interesting. Not a bad summer sipper.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cybercat (3194) - Georgia, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Comes out of the growler a clear solar yellow with a fluffy white head - not spectacular, but never judge a book by its cover, or a beer by its appearance. Malty aroma has subtle fruity and floral notes. Flavor has a malty core with fruity, floral and hoppy notes, not spectacular but still refreshing. A ray of sunshine on a chilly winter day. Fizz and body are about average, and finish has subtle fruity and hoppy notes. Overall, OK - good as an accompaniment to a meal, or good conversation, or a game on TV.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MmmcKay (1051) - Brentwood, Tennessee, USA - MAR 8, 2013
First of all, I think the label looks great. Definitely earns a couple of extra appearance points there. The beer itself looks nice. Nice light yellow gold color with a really good foam. Smells of light malts and dandelion. Tastes surprisingly good. Nice balance. The dandelion is done lightly so as to not take over the beer. Well done. Apparently I like it more than most.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AirForceHops (2939) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 8, 2013
12 oz. bottle from The Beer Store. English pint shows me a hazy piss gold color with lots of particles floating tin the liquid. Nose is honey and pale malt. Taste is strictly pale malt with a very subtle flower essence. Light body with a short abrupt finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
damzz (247) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 8, 2013
Pours medium yellow with a white lingering head and lacing. Nose is light resinous hops. Palate is light medium with a vegetal - not bad - taste. Very little bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
EtTuCthulhu (989) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - MAR 6, 2013
The color of this beer is yellowish golden with nearly no head, but the sediment, once poured inside a glass looks and moves like smoke inside rays of sunshine. The aroma is hoppy and floral, and the taste is mildly sweet, slightly sour, and slightly bitter. The palate is nice, for the combination of the medium-light body, thin texture, soft carbonation, and slightly bitter finish.


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