Brewed by Matilda Bay Brewing Co. (CUB)
Style: American Pale Ale
Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia


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RATINGS: 165   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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DonTom's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DonTom (8) - - NOV 25, 2012
This is a very tasty, refreshing beer. A very pleasant but subtle hop aroma and a lovely light amber colour. Good head and perfect carbonation. It’s not a flavour explosion, but it has a perfect mild balance, with just enough hops and a spicy finish, and a real creamy medium-light body. One of the best session pale ales I have had. Spot on.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geoff55 (6) - Portland, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2015 does not count
Clear Amber with good white head retention .Love the aromas from this beer, although it gets lost in the mouth. Ripe orange citrus and floral aromas with a hint of hops gets the taste buds watering but once again fails to carry through . A reasonable commercial session beer and one I drink regularly .once again though . slight malt on the initial mouth that carries through to lingering hoppyness . A good beer at its price point but lacking something in the flavour .

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (11499) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 7, 2015
345ml bottle (Cambridge Blue, Cambridge)
Very nice toffee-ish sweet caramel aroma, some hint of artichoke dip lemon butter. Malty toffee in the mouth - and tasty at that. Soft palate, carbonation just right. Aroma also packed with bread now I’ve tasted it. Drinkability is massive, but it is perhaps a bit too sweet, and maybe a bit starchy, to be comfortably sessionable for Anna. Finish is pleasantly bitter. On another night I might only give this 3.1, but right now, it’s really tickling my tastebuds.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wim (3202) - Weelde, BELGIUM - SEP 4, 2015
On Holidays gold-blond colored body with a white head and a floral citrus hop aroma a citrus hop herby bitter fruity taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (8568) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 25, 2015
Bottle thanks to Liz and Ben! Pours a clear gold with a near white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a bit of light fruit with a decent amount of grass with a light grain and bread backbone. Flavor has grass and a hint of earthy citrus with a bread backbone.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
RafeAU (485) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - JUL 16, 2015
Can poured to cup in flight. Note 4.8% ABV. complementary on virgin canberra to hobart. Easy drinking pale ale with some hop aroma and mild bitterness. not bad. my summer ale tastes like this after months of aging.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TedE (592) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 15, 2015
345ml bottle into schooner glass. Floral hop nose, a little malt. Golden amber beer with solid lasting white head. Medium carbonation. Flat oily texture. Clean fruity hop finish. Refreshing. Good session beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
shaunyk (1) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 12, 2015 does not count
Mass produced, no particularly strong flavour or aroma, lots of other beers that stand before it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tlind2 (1348) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 6, 2015
Bottle@Oz bar, Edinburgh. Amber color, off-white head. Sweet caramel aroma. Smooth, hoppy flavor with some metallic notes. Medium body, medium carbonation. Not bad, sort of like Sierra Nevada's iconic pale ale

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DylansDad (470) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 13, 2015
Dusty muted aroma and taste carried by a body that’s too watery at the front and middle but finishes too thick and sweet with a tablespoon of gluggy cooking oil. Overall, though it is a touch above most mainstream swill. Just.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
cagou007 (591) - FRANCE - JUN 6, 2015
Pours amber with thin white head. Sweet nose. Aromas are sweet malt, fruits, dust. Average carbonation, light body. Long sweet cardboard finish. Better to forget it! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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