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Brewed by Metalman Brewing
Style: American Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Pale ale, golden in colour with a delicate white head. Citrus and floral aromas lead into hop flavours characterised by grapefruit and mandarin, with a dry bitter finish


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2013

Cask (gravity) @ NWAF 2013, National Winter Ales Festival, The Venue, Sheridan Suite, Manchester, England.

Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, aramel, pale malt, moderate hoppy, citrus, orange - citrus, citrus - lemon. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, citrus, fruity, earthy malt. Body is light to medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20130123]

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
estpiwo (1278) - ESTONIA - JUL 29, 2013
Draft. Light amber color. Herbal aroma. Easy to drink. Refreshing hoppy taste. Nice bitter aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
northropfrye (2246) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 19, 2013
Light amber colour. Nice citrus aroma, hops. Taste is mostly sweet, a touch of bitterness. Not bad APa.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mzaar (1640) - Varberg, SWEDEN - JUL 10, 2013
På fat @ Porterhouse Central, Dublin. Guldfärgad med medelstort vitt skum. ´Dofter av persika, melon, apelsin, citron och blommor. De tropiska frukterna är till glädje även för smaklökarna, liksom blommigheten. Väl avvägd beska och sötma.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
goozen (2991) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 23, 2013
Tap at Farringtons, Dublin: Hazy orange coloured brew with an fine flowery dry-bitter taste and good hints of citrus fruits.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
niquillis (927) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2013
On keg at Bull & Castle, Dublin. Pours golden with froth head. An average golden beer, maybe the keg killed the flavour. OK but boring.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kiwianer (3340) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 9, 2013
The head is ok, the body golden. It smells hoppy, citrus fresh. The taste is hoppy, intensive, aromatic, a bit citrus. Nice and tasty. 12/11/11/11/-/11

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Creedence (282) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 6, 2013
Cask at Porterhouse Cork. Pours a crystal clear gold with a lasting white bubbly head. Very delicate nose of citrus, bubblegum and sea salt. Very light sweetness and a light bitterness. Very smooth and very refreshing, but retaining a nice medium body. Much more delicate and subtle then the non dry-hopped edition, but still a very nice beer.
Earlier Rating: 2/25/2013 Total Score: 3.8
Cask at Porterhouse Cork. Pours a hazy golden amber with a thin creamy white head. Nippy nose of citrus, fresh herby hops and a light hint of sweet berry. Taste is lightly sweet with a stronger bitterness - I got lemon, lime, raspberry and a hint of what I imagine freshly cut grass would taste like. Nice lightly carbonated, smooth lingering bitterness. Had it on draught before, and it was decent, but a very very tasty beer on cask. Delish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (5863) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 31, 2013
Had on draft at the Black Sheep in Dublin .. noon .. . pours a deep amber .. good solid head, lacing .. . clean .. solid bitterness too, well balanced .. .very good stuff .. . . do you know the alphabet backwards? .. probably not

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
culchiem (2568)
- Berlin, GERMANY - APR 2, 2013
Cask in Bull & Castle. Clear orange amber with a thin head, good lacing. Aroma is light fruit. Flavour is grainy to start with leading to an intense and long lasting bitter hop finish. Palate is dry


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