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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Spring forward with this refreshing seasonal ale. Notes of toasted malt up front with a bright and crisp Northwest hop finish. It’s a session beer that everyone can enjoy.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
phaleslu (6204) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 22, 2011
22 oz. bottle from curly- thanks, Jason! Pours a somewhat cloudy bright golden orange color with an inch-thick, rocky off-white head that leaves some lace in the Duvel tulip. Aroma of dry grains, toasted malts, fresh cut grass, toasted sugars, straw, and herbs. Flavor of grassy and floral hops, pale and sweet malts, faint soap, and limestone. Light-bodied, with moderate carbonation and a dry, mineral mouthfeel. A little mouth-coating bitterness as well. Decent APA.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6184) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - NOV 23, 2011
Bottle:   Orangish side of amber, fine sediment abounds, moderate frothy off-white head, spotty lacing, very little carbonation.   Soft musty malt nose, very faint hop and sweetened citrus zest.   Pale hop bitterness on the tongue, a little mealy and soily, minor.   Otherwise malty with a slight astringent citrus zest.   Not as sweet as the nose suggests.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Finish is a little stale.   Lingering wet cardboard.   Could stand to be brighter.   Not bad, but rather dull.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ernest (6143) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 26, 2011
Bottle (rated in Mar 2009). Head is mostly lasting. Body is medium to dark yellow. Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (toasted grain), lightly to moderately hoppy (resin, grapefruit), lightly yeasty (dough). Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, moderately to heavily bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
after4ever (6062) - Brier, Washington, USA - APR 5, 2009
Draft at Uber. Hazy bright golden burnished medium amber. Big sweaty, toasty, corn nut nose. Creamy medium body, plenty of carb. Corn nuts, sweat, and toast on the mid-palate. Long toasty finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 23, 2009
bottle, clear golden color with slight soapy head, good piney aroma, flavor is citrus, pine and a little too bitter and metallic

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (5942) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 13, 2011
On tap at the Alibi Room, pours pale golden. Aroma of floral hops. Flavour of citrus, floral hops, with a sort of soapy quality. Pretty standard APA.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (5800) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 20, 2013
Bomber thanks to Mike. Pours a clear golden hue with a medium white head. A fruity nose with some pepper. Pretty smooth, clean flavors, pepper, floral hops, light biscuit. Honey. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (5616) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 3, 2009
Clear amber with an off white head. Grassy ganja skunky smoke aromas with earthy floral; pretty nice, actually. Medium body. More straightforward flavor is tasty floral hops with honey sweet pale malts. Easy drinking and flavorful.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (5611) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 19, 2013
bottle from Lets pour. golden orange pour, nice simple APA, not overly bitter, floral, citrsuy hops. very easy drinking & refreshing, great session ale

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (5574) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 6, 2011
Nose is floral, lightly citrusy with notes of biscuit and toasted malts. Pours golden, decently lasting head and lace. The flavor is dry and biscuity, toasty, with mostly floral notes and light citrus. Dry and light, easy to drink. Decent, but not that interesting to me.


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