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RATINGS: 163   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Kiwanda Cream Ale is pale gold with a fruity, floral hop aroma. A sweet malty flavor and a smooth dry finish round out this tasty, refreshing brew!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SrSilliGose (3311) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 28, 2010
tap at the brewpub. pours golden with a frothy white head. intial aroma is grass, herbs, and grain. creamy dough and hay malt backing. czech hop profile. an herbal creamy pilsnesque ale.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bvc (1180) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - MAY 19, 2010
22oz bottle. Pours a clear bright light honey golden with big tight creamy head with good retention and nice light lacing. Nose is slightly floral, with touches of creamy corn, hay, light grassy hops and touches of mineral. Lght somewhat creamy body with lively tight mineral water like carbonation. Some sweet floral honey and corn, crisp ’crackery’ malt, touch of pepper and Nobel piney hops. Really crisp and enjoyable, would buy this frequently if it was available to me locally.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (7844) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 13, 2010
Bottle, purchased from the brewery, bottling date is March 2010. Pours a clear golden yellow with a soft pillowy head. Aroma is grainy with hints of bread and hay. Flavour is chiefly biscuity malt, with just a whiff of hop bitterness in the finish. Smooth creamy mouthfeel.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (3697) - Eureka, California, USA - APR 22, 2010
A shared tasting with Strykzone via Facebook chat. This poured a very clear gold with lost of bubbles and a fat white head and decent lacing. Nose is grassy, grainy, and light fruit aromas Body is light and the mouthfeel a lively sort of like champagne. The flavor is soft, with grassy and floral notes bad some citrus hops adding some bitterness that continues over into the finish, A very enjoyable and well done version of the style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strykzone (5502) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - APR 22, 2010
Thanks Hayduke who I am sharing with via Facebook chat. A big bubbly almost white head that has good retention. Body is clear, golden, with active carbonation. Light lacing. Aroma is grass, grain, and fruit. Flavor is also grass, soft hops that are gentle fruit. Some light grain and a bit of earth. Everything here is understated, soft, and gentle. Finish had a bit of butter. A champagne aspect here. This would make a great session beer and is interesting and nicely understated. Well done.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oldrtybastrd (3222) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 7, 2010
Pours a light golden yellow. Aromas of grains/corn?/some hops. Flavor is crisp and dry. Has some hop bitterness.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
philbertk (1873) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 30, 2010
Kiwanda Cream Ale 2000 22 oz. Bottle. 5.00% ABV. (4.0 / 5.0) Golden Ale--Bright rich golden color hazes bright orange with pellicle. Light hop front. Creamy crisp malty body with mild spice fruit sweetness. Finishes mildly sweet and soothing. Tasty with nice Ale flavor. Sampled 5/8/2000. 2007 22 oz. Bottle. 5.10%--25 IBU’s. (4.0 / 5.0) 1 @ $3.99 Each. Mild lacy white head. Clear thin bright pale yellow pale gold color. Mild fruit butter hop front. Mild creamy crisp clean mild fruit light sweet caramel malt body. Clean refreshing mild hop fruit hint end. Kolsch Lagered Ale flavor. Well made mild brew. Sampled 4/4/2008.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
boFNjackson (4189) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 16, 2010
Bottle... Poured pale, straw-golden with a bubbly, white head that dissipated quickly. Fruity, estery, grassy, herbal nose. Dry palate, slightly refreshing with mild hops, cracker-like malts, floral earthy tones and a short clean finish. Not much going here, just like most cream ales.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (9361) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 14, 2010
Sample at the brewpub. The beer is a clear yellow-gold color with a medium frothy white head that dissipates steadily. Spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of fruit and bready malt. Light body with flavors of mild hops, sweet malt and fruit. Touches of corn as well. The finish is lightly hopped with a grainy malt aftertaste. Tasty Cream Ale overall.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (17899) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 16, 2010
10th October 2008. GABF. Clear gold beer. Lagerish but with a softer palate. This beer is all about the finish - sweet cream with a touch of hop. Not bad.


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