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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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This pale ale has a bright golden color, a medium body and a smooth taste.


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Angeloregon (2055) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 1, 2007
No THIS is what a pale ale should be. I am still not sure it is a pale ale since it is so hoppy and more orange-golden in color than Iíd expect. The NW hops (Cascade, Columbus, Amarillo) are perfectly balanced in this very easy drinking Amercan ale. Great! Great! Great!

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
BitterPoet (57) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 18, 2006
This is one of the freshest pale ales Iíve ever had. Great balance of hop and malt. Round maple notes and ash bottom. Pineapple and mango. Bursting with freshness. Possibly the pinnacle of pale ale pursuits!

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NickVega (154) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - MAR 31, 2010
All you raters must be mad--this is my favorite Pale Ale, hands down, no contest. What else is there? Itís uncomplicated citrus and floral nose, easy drinking without being wimpy. To me - the perfect balance--itís not a no flavor Pale Ale by any stretch but itís also not an IPA labeled "Pale". Marinís Pale lineup - the Mt Tam, IPA, and White Knuckle are a jab, uppercut, and knock out. Revisit this one boys, get it fresh!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jschlunt (8) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 3, 2003 does not count
A really great beer. One of my favorite pale ales. Clean and very smooth.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rmussman (1701) - California, USA - MAR 2, 2007
MMMM another good Marin brewing company beer. I am really falling for this brewery. Pours with a thick white head that lasts forever. Has a cloudy brown hue. Mouthfeel is super smooth and flavor is full of hoppy goodness and strong malts with little to no bitterness.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChillCoat (1029) - Concord, California, USA - NOV 4, 2004
Fantastic Pale Ale. Nice light amber coloring. Hoppy aroma. Slight hop bitterness. Light caramel malt flavor.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mr_h (4757) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2016
355ml can from Good Spirits Company, West Nile Street, Glasgow, potent fruity, pine aroma, straw with a thin, bubbly off-white head, more pine, fruity, sweet, smooth, well balanced, really nice drink.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
ration (2132) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 28, 2016
280516. Can at home. Pours hazy copper with a nice head. Aroma Rogue like hops, pine. God Iíve missed this taste. Just awesome. I could drink this all day long. Not Bad.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheKegergator (241) - California, USA - FEB 3, 2007
Only a PA huh? Maybe just by name. The smell is very IPAíish which is very good IMO. Everything else about this brew is very well ballanced. Nice foam head on it that lasts. Taste, like the smell, leans a little more towards an IPA but not quite like the smell does. The hops are there in the taste but fade pretty quick. Very drinkable, esp. for a hop head.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jackfrost9p (338) - California, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Bottle pours a nice chopper color with white head. Very enjoyable pale ale. Nice floral, citrous and hoppy aroma and flavors.


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