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

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RATINGS: 155   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.7
   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.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MissPxx (756) - - MAY 26, 2015
Miley caramel aroma. Fresh and zingy with a sweet aftertaste. Hazy Amber brown appearance. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drjoeng (76) - - MAY 23, 2015
4.7% ABV. Australian Pale Ale. Nose is full of sweet cotton candy notes. Nicely brewed, safe, middle of the road pale ale providing nice carbonation, a light watery mouthfeel, some good pale malt flavor with an overall hop balanced ride.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alex_leit (217) - Minsk, BELARUS - APR 28, 2015
Bottle. Golden color. Good hop and malt in aroma. Taste: light citrus, fruits, something pharmacy, drinkable.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (10846) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 19, 2015
A golden ale with a thick frothy lacing off white head. In aroma, grassy malt with light grassy hops, herbaceous character, so-so. In mouth, a sweet fruity malt with light grassy hops, light mineral notes, watery and boring. Bottle from Au Bon Marché.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stevoj (2726) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 1, 2015
Can on Virgin Australia. A bit on the bland side, amber colored body with spare airy head. Some metallic taste, not very bitter.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beer_buster55 (8) - - MAR 25, 2015 does not count
Probably one of my favourite more "mainstream beers in Australia. Slightly floral on the nose with citrusy undertones. The perfect beer on a hot Aussie day!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ANZUShophunter (50) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 7, 2015
From bottle in shaker. Faint hops in both aroma and taste left me wanting a bit more in each. Easy drinking APA trying to be "crafty" in the mainstream.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
anstei (226) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - FEB 18, 2015
On tap. Pours amber with a medium pillowy head. Neutral nose. Some hops, some malts, but really only hinted at. Clearly a pale ale nonetheless.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
AlisonQ (3) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 30, 2015 does not count
Had this years ago, and dont remember it being this bad. No depth of character and unpleasant aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sissio (844) - Orsenigo, ITALY - DEC 20, 2014
On tap at Park Royal Hotel, Melbourne Airport Clear golden/copper, minimal white head Soft caramel, aromatic hops Same for the taste Great after one day flight


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