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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 2.95/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Motor City Pale Ale has a full malty body that is balanced by a subtle citrus like tartness. This was the first beer made here at our brewery and is a classic example of a true American style Pale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tmoney99 (13584) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 1, 2016
Draft sample. Poured clear amber color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with fair lacing. Moderate citrus hop and malt aroma. Medium body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Drinkable brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kidmartinek (4687) - austin, Texas, USA - OCT 6, 2014
Pale yellow. Full white head. Aroma is somewhat burnt. White lace. Good bitter flavor. Great clean finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
arminjewell (9262) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Pour on tap at the brewery, hazy golden pour with white head, aroma brought notes of bread, biscuit, diacetyl, hints of trashy bread, hints of slight fruit. Taste is a mix of grass, bread, butter, caramel, hints of slight grainy notes, finishing slightly tart, dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ColovianTrader (464) - - MAY 26, 2013
Moderate citrus hoppiness. Caramel, white bread crumbs and citrus peel. A bit dirty but not bad. Standard fare pale ale, not that thatís a bad thing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alextricity (509) - Michigan, USA - MAR 20, 2013
This is just a GOOD BEER. Itís a safe pale ale thatís hard not to like. Of the beers at MCBW, this may be my favorite just ahead of their flagship Ghetto Blaster. Itís very mild, smooth, lightly carbonated, and with a watery mouth feel like most of the beers at this place. Iíd get another one if I were to visit again, for sure. Itís not unique by any means, but it still makes for an EXCELLENT session beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrinkEmUpJones (1069) - Georgia, USA - NOV 21, 2012
Bright clear yellow color with sticky white lacing. Mild aroma with some grass notes. Very easy drinking with a slight creaminess. Not a lot on the finish. Fairly one note.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
strongpieman (1648) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - FEB 3, 2011
Bottle bought from brewery. Very soft aroma, mild, a little musty. A little cloudy, gold / yellow color, white head. Mild taste, simple finish. Not a hoppy pale ale at all... not much flavor. Maybe something is lost in the bottling vs. at the brewery...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwoeltje (2233) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - AUG 1, 2010
(draught at brewery) medium gold/amber with white head. Mild malt and hops aroma. Flavor is mild floral hops and malt. Iíd have called this more of an English style PA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Braudog (6377) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - JAN 27, 2010
Draft pint at the brewpub. Very bright beer, light orange and attractive. A beer with a light character, yet full bodied, with a nice citric flourish. Yummy. (#3809, 1/23/2010)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kegoguinness (45) - Dodge City, Washington DC, USA - SEP 29, 2008
On tap at the brewery. This is a great example of "meets the style" and nothing more. Nothing stands out about this beer, good or bad. It’s black label IPA. Nailed the style, failed to move me.

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