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Tread Lightly Ale is a great balanced beer made from fermented sorghum and corn, hops and yeast. It is a bright beer with light taste and body and without the after taste of other sorghum-based beers. Inspired by the old-style America Pilsner, our Tread Lightly Ale appeals to a new style beer drinker looking for a healthy alternative, low caloric content and great taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - AUG 12, 2012
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2012
Date: June 23, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Total Wine, GA
Appearance: clear light gold, fine white head
Aroma: light dry pale malt aroma, touch of sweetness
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, candy sweetness, hint of raw sugar, just a hint of bitterness
Overall: just too sweet and bland
Aroma: 4/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 4/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 6/20
Rating: 2/5.0
Drinkability: 3/10
Score: * /4

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
douglas88 (6678) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 30, 2012
12 ounce bottle at the State Store: yes it has come to this, we get a new beer into the state and it is a gluten free one! Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. A sweet apple nose with some candies. The flavor is dry, fizzy, lots of apples, some light copper. Decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kdm1984 (758) - Missouri, USA - JUN 16, 2012
Grassy and sweet to start. Pretty average on all accounts - take your macro lager, make it a bit more refined, and here you are.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
adnielsen (9659) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 10, 2012
Bottle @ home. Golden, yellow appearance with a white head. Lemon, honey malty, straw, hay aroma that isn’t all that bad. Juicy Fruit, lemon, light passion fruit, honey, hay, grassy, green apple flavor. Not horrible for a GF but not something I would drink again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerscout (298) - New Windsor, New York, USA - JUN 1, 2012
Bottle. Clear pale yellow color. Small foamy white head. Grassy and corn aroma. Flavor is watery ans corn, with touch of sorghum. Light body.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cybercat (3726) - Georgia, USA - MAY 27, 2012
Pours a clear, rather wan straw yellow with not much head. Crisp aroma is fruity and has a hint of malt, but not much else. Flavor is a little better, fruity almost like a cider, a bit sweet - not complex, but OK. Smooth texture has decent fizz and body, and leaves a fruity, cider-like finish. One of these days I will find a truly good gluten-free beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Tmoney99 (11459) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 18, 2012
Bottle. Poured a clear pale color with an minimal frothy white head that mostly diminished with minimal lacing. Moderate grain and light hop aroma. Light to medium body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of short duration. Soft brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cheap (4380) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2012
Looks like apple cider. Smells like old flat lager. Unique plastic flavors between homemade apple cider and beer. Good sizzle. Weird mild grain alky finish.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 2/20
LinusStick (2919) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 18, 2012
God this is an awful beer. My first attempt at a gluten free beer. Aroma was nothing. Couldn’t pick anything up. Pour was a very light clear gold with no head. Look like light yellow water. Taste was nasty. Couldn’t pick up any detectable flavor except nastiness. I still have another of their beers in the fridge. If I had allergies and could only drink gluten free beer I would just not drink it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
crossovert (8467) - Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2012
Uhh, this beer fails to come close to anything in it’s description. It is tour, rotten, and sorghum-infested. Not a good one, in fact a really poor GF beer.

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