Brewed by Nickel Brook Brewing Co.
Style: American Pale Ale
Burlington, Canada


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RATINGS: 62   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rob6239 (677) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 10, 2013
Pours light coloured gold with average froth head that laces glass well. Aroma from bottle is outstanding floral citrus zest. Not much of any bitterness in taste though, smooth, a tiny bit of malt, or sweetness. Too drinkeable! (thats a good thing)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Canmoore (412) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 28, 2013
Pours a murky honey colour with a huge billowy head. Aroma notes include roasted malts, crackers, bread, citrus and pine hops. Tasting notes include delicious pine hops, notes of mango, graham crackers, and a slightly bitter finish. Supurb!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrewturba (1190) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 4, 2013
Pours a hazy gold with a small white head that leaves little lace. Aroma is fresh green vegetables, chlorophyll like, fresh grass, citrus, and light malty sweetness. Flavour is green vegetables, fresh grass, citrus, mild bitterness, and a lightly sweet pale malt presence.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crockett (1093) - Southampton, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 24, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 2, 2015 Pours honey gold with a decent sized white lacing head. Nose of sweet cut flowers (think florist), pizza dough, and fragrant lemony pine hops. Very clean mouthfeel. A bit sweet, but refreshing. Hops aren’t crazy strong, but are still very fresh and juicy. Certainly not overwhelming. Lightly toasted malts. Notes of peach, and cream. Very quick finish. It’s very fringe American... not as bold... Remarkably better than what I tried in ’11 (2.2... had to have been a bad batch)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
samzim (390) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 4, 2014
Scent of tropical fruit. Clear gold colour. Sweet apple front with light bitter finish. Light body and medium carbonation. Really nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lesifflebiere (1692) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 9, 2014
Bière blonde tirant sur l’orangé, avec un petit film de mousse ; le nez est très sapiné, mais fruité en même temps. La bouche est vraiment davantage du côté fruits, avec de l’abricot et des pêches, un brin d’orange venant clôturer le tout. Une fine amertume vient conclure la session. Buvabilité considérablement haute. Une excellente pale ale, simple, qui donne effectivement une impression de fraîcheur. Un peu timide, par contre.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bunget (855) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 1, 2015
750ml bottle from LCBO. Hazy golden body, small white head, average retention. Delicate floral aroma of apricots and peaches, acacia honey, orange flowers, a touch of lemon. Taste of grains, a touch of grapefruit zest, grassy hops. Very well made.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
shaynsawchuk (681) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 8, 2013
750 mL bottle. Pours a pale golden with a thick foamy head of white. Nose is peach, mango, subtle pine and cedar. Crisp, with cracker like malt notes and a fruity finish. Moderate body and carbonation with a slightly bitter finish. Designed to showcase hop character. Quite enjoyed this, very sessionable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (11230) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2013
Nice slightly understated IPA. Very fresh, fragrant, smooth. Good abv level. yellow with a touch of head, and some lace. Very good drinkability.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Freaky_tiki (1063) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 5, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2015 Pours misty sunburst orange with a wet kushy hop bouquet that smells so stanky that you’re not sure whether you should roll this or sip it. Flavour is bursting wet hop: kiwi dominates, with notes of lime & a slight misting of cat pee. A ginger ale tingle on the tongue. A bit watery, would love to try a more ramped hop bomb version of this. Love fresh new hop beers as the summer crashes into the fall.

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