rohash (47) - New York, USA - JAN 8, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sweet caramel malts with a nice hop profile, good crisp finish. I would say this is a good pale ale for the price but actually this is a very good pale ale period. I don’t think you’ll find a better american pale ale for 5.99 a six pack. This beer has now replaced sierra nevada as my standard refrigerator beer. It’s not a perfect APA. It could use a touch more hops and a little less sweetness but all in all it’s pretty darn good.
jbuskirk (602) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - JUN 19, 2015
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
If I were to rate by looks and smells alone, Mission Street Pale Ale would be damn near perfect. This Pale Ale has a golden-orange shade and a snow white head. Aroma contains grass, cannabis, and sweet malt. The big aroma makes the understated taste a surprising disappointment. Well, maybe disappointment is a bit harsh. Mission Street Pale Ale has little bitterness and would be unlikely to scare away hop shy individuals. While I admire the balance, I want more hops. Still, for the price, you could do a lot worse.
trapped (1295) - New York City, TURKEY - MAY 31, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pale yellow with small foamy white head, floral hops aroma, high carbonation, floral hoppy taste, longish finish. Nice floral pale ale.
bartzluke (261) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 19, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12 oz pour from refrigerated bottle into nonic pint. Golden, sightly hazy, moderate white head. Weak nose-- a little hay and citrus. Light body. Fairly crisp. Taste is light-- more citrus. Orange rind. All around drinkable and inoffensive.
solidfunk (5155) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - APR 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Easy drinking and inoffensive. Pours gold with foamy initial head. Light bitter finish. Mass market taste. Light citrus and decent backbone. Bottle from trader Joe’s.
crossovert (9061) - Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml bottle. Clear golden pour, fluffy white head. Nice danky hop aroma with a lot of citrus, bit of diesel, and a hint of sugary malt. Flavor is herbal with citrus, extremely clean brew that I could drink forever.
Mep3222 (827) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - JAN 23, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Piney and citrus hop aroma a bit lemony and earthy. Light but flavorful. A bit of a minty medicinal finish. Descent beer, but almost a little lagerish funk to it as well.
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loubar (153) - Los Gatos, California, USA - DEC 19, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
12 oz. bottle from Trader Joe’s. In the glass, it is clear and golden. Unassuming nose of yeast and hops. Distinctive citrus, floral hop flavor jumps out on a neutral malt base. Pleasant bitterness borders on resinous. Quite dry and light on the palate w/o being watery. Well done. This tasty little pale ale is really a session IPA in disguise.
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 12, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
A pretty decent pale ale. Nice floral and citrus aroma and a well balanced finish.
slowrunner77 (6853) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 2, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
pretty unassuming pale ale. clean and refreshing. lacking in complexity with a tiny pricetag. seems like FW has either really cheap mediocre beers or really expensive really good beers."
MRodgers1982 (108) - USA - SEP 28, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
OK but thats about it. Fair use of hops for aroma, a little lean and dry, nothing in malt profile...great price at trader joes.