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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A classic American pale ale, "deep" golden in color, malty and smooth, accented by premium North American hops.


Aubrey's rating

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aubrey (3509) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - SEP 7, 2002
Re-rate: Clean, light and effervescent. Mild hoppiness with a decent flavor. Moderate bitterness in the finish. An easily acceptable APA, but doesn’t exhibit the character and charisma I seek in an APA. Good beer, but lacks personality.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (4992) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 21, 2016
Sampled at Boulder Craft Beer Festival. Golden appearance with a white head. Aroma of toasted grain and light hops. Similar flavor, malty and smooth with mild bitterness and a light dry finish. OK.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bnokk (453) - Lee, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 1, 2016
APPEARANCE- light color with reddish hue. White solid head, little lacing. On point for a pale ale. NOSE- slight bit of earthy hop is evident. FLAVOR- kind of bland. A little hop flavor, and it tastes like a lot of other ales.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BLADT (698) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAY 6, 2016
Bottle. Semi sweet nose. Almost like a lager. Very little hops. Taste follows. Uneven. To sweet. Meh.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drfabulous (6418) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - APR 30, 2016
12 ounce bottle. Malty fruity mess. Not much going on here. I think that about sums it up.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Patrickctenchi (5944) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 29, 2016
Bottle: Clear, honey-gold with a small off-white head. Orange, grain malt aroma. Taste is light orange-peel, barley malt. Grassy hops.... Not much going on in this one.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fluffy (2332) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - APR 4, 2016
A perfectly serviceable pale ale. Nothing special about it, but it's pretty textbook. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beertholomeus (1686) - California, USA - MAR 24, 2016
Pours a golden color with a white head. Caramel, biscuit, floral hop, honey and pine aroma and flavors. Medium light body and average carbonation. Biscuit and floral finish. Not bad but pretty bland.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
shrubber85 (10524) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 24, 2016
Bottle. Orange juice, biscuit malt, and light orange peel aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Sweet orange, light malt, and mildly bitter orange peel flavor. Light body. Okay but pretty boring.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
3fourths (9104) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 4, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 6, 2015 Bottle. Clear and still amber gold with a thin white head. Aroma is crystal malt, pine sap, nuts, grapefruit, fruit cocktail, mild butter. Medium bodied, sweet and fruity and candy-like with relatively low carbonation. Sweet, sticky, chewy, under-attenuated caramel malt pale ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RSRIZZO (1940) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 18, 2007
Had this beer on 4/1/2003. Aroma has a nice fresh hop scent. Color is a bright clear gold with good carbonation and a nice head. Taste is bright and hoppy. Starting with a light body that goes down with a thin crisp feel. Finish is a light clean malt flavor that is backed by a fresh hop flavor and a gentle bitterness.


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