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RATINGS: 128   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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We love the piney, fruity flavors of Simcoe® hops. This is a classic pale ale, with a generous dry hopping of Simcoe®. Because of the restrained malt profile, the hops really pop, like flora in spring.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30685) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2011
12 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head.Aroma is citrusy and slight herbal hoppy. Citric, fruity and slight caramelish flavoured. Bitter and dry into a crisp fruity finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29077) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2011
Bottled. A golden beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes hops, malt, and straw.The flavor is sweet with notes of lemon, straw, and hops, leading to a bitter finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 23, 2011
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours an almost clear amber with an off-white head leaving some laces. Fresh citrusy hops in the nose. Medium body, sweet fruit, fresh citrusy and somewhat dusty hops. Lightly bitter finish. 220311

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20493) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2011
Bottle. Clear orange coloured with a medium sized off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, hops and pine needles. Fruity flavour of grass, hops and pine needles. Hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11317) - Washington DC, USA - APR 6, 2011
12oz bottle. Small off-white head atop lightly hazed light amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, grapefruit, pineapple, some passionfruit, orange. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, some catty, pine, light orange, bread. Light-medium body, light resin.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11071) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - APR 17, 2012
12oz bottle-pours amber/yellow with an offwhite head. Aroma is soft pine/floral, light malt. Taste is pine/floral hops, light malt-bready.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011

Name: Spring Simcoe
Date: January 29, 2011
Mode: Firkin
Source: Beerfest, ACAT 2011
Appearance: cloudy yellow, frothy white head
Aroma: sweet simcoe aroma, malty sweetness, lots of simcoe
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, lots of hops, balancing bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: ** /4

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10696) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 3, 2012
Bottle from Whole Foods in Folsom, CA. Pours amber with a 3 finger creamy beige head. There’s a nice roast malt backbone with a lot of resin and some citrus. It has a certain lushness in the mouth. It finishes very bitter. What’s not to like?

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (10686) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2011
shared by yespr. clear yellow, smooth white head. flowery aroma, faint exotic fruits. flavor is flowery hoppy, dry, mild malty.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerandBlues2 (9358) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - APR 6, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear orange with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is moderate diacetyl (butter) with cracker and biscuit malt, earthy, resin, and pine hops, sweaty gym socks and pear esters. Flavor is moderate hops and heavy bitterness with light cracker malt, light diacetyl, some fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium to light body and medium carbonation, somewhat slick.


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