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MIGHTY ARROW Pale Ale provides lots of pleasurable sniffs from Amarillo and Cascade hops with a fetching honey malt base. This is our brewed tribute to Arrow, Kimís Aussie/Border Collie mix who ran (literally) New Belgium for 12 years. When she wasnít patrolling the brewery grounds, she was famous for her office visits: She never met a tummy rub she didnít like. Atta girl Arrow.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NeoHippie2 (797) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 27, 2012
Pours hazy amber/orange into the glass with white head. Lots of citrus and floral hops on the nose. Taste has a crisp start and a crisp finish. Lots of floral and citrus hop character as well. One of the most well-balanced hoppy brews Iíve had with the hops not overpowering the malt character. This would be a great brew for someone just getting into hoppy beer.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rdenney18 (102) - Lawton, Iowa, USA - JUL 28, 2012
A very good pale. Has a hint of fruitiness, but not over the top. Close to perfect hoppiness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Onenote81 (1002) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - APR 27, 2012
Originally reviewed: 4/11/10. A friend brought this to a cookout last night. Iíve wanted to try this one. Poured into a mug. Pours a hazy orange with a thick white head on top. Great retention; left lots of sticky lace. Big sharp resiny pine scent. Sinus-clearingly powerful. Great crisp mouth. Moderate body. Pretty bitter and resiny in flavor as well. A little much for the style. Some sweet candy-like finish. Malt bready balance is lacking. Reminds me of a mild IPA. Not my favorite of the style, but itís not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DANEgerous (85) - Texas, USA - MAR 20, 2012
Aroma: A hopped brightness not to be expected from any pale ale /Nice enough to be made into a cologne Appearance: Typical pale ale slightly on the dark side Taste: Wonderful brights of citrus an wheat, akin to a key lime or lemon merange made with beer just a touch of hops Pilate: Typical and moderate in all regards Overall: Bright and wonderful... letís leave it at that

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
backdaft (181) - Menasha Red Light District, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 19, 2012
Bottle. Pours a nice clear golden color with a foamy white head. Aromas of fresh herbal hops dominate; but not overly so. Well carbonated but somewhat thin overall. Another pretty easy to drink APA

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thomas15 (648) - USA - FEB 24, 2012
solid bouncy fruity pale ale. maybe a little liight but nice as a spring seasonal. i will miss it. really not spectacular but really solid, would have been a great year rounders. light sweet ctrusy hop character.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GhostFace (321) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 16, 2011
nice pour from a bottle with aromas of floral hops and sweet malt coming from the glass. a solid hop flavor hits your mouth and is there to stay. slightly sweet malt finish. a good tasting pale ale!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
seymour (1321) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - OCT 6, 2011
Tasted from bottle into nucleated pint glass. Pours a bright amber color with creamy off-white head, little lacing. Strong aromas of bread, aggressive American hops and ale yeast esters. Taste is true-to-style for an American Pale Ale but more malt complexity than typical: Iím picking up plain pale, some caramel, maybe some biscuit or aromatic and even a little roasted barley or other unmalted grain. Iím not sure what "honey malt" is, but the resulting beer tastes great.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoePeesie (853) - Long Lake, Illinois, USA - SEP 19, 2011
A soils APA. Nicely balanced easy drinking. I am hoping that New Belgium makes this their next canned offering.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vir4030 (489) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 31, 2011
Aroma floral and hoppy. Clear light amber good head very fine foam and a good moustache. Flavor a bit bitter and dry hops.


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