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RATINGS: 140   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   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!


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
KajII (782) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - NOV 14, 2012
22oz Bottle. The pour was a clear golden yellow with an average (1-2 finger) white frothy head that was mostly diminishing, down to a light puddled film and medium collar and had good spotty lacing. The aroma was of a lightly sweet grain malt, floral hops and a doughy yeast with a note of caramel and a mild fruity ester. The taste was rather malty with a mild caramel sweetness and a pronounced grainy feel from the start, becoming lightly hoppy with a slight adjunct presence and a light fruitiness towards the finish. The flavor lasted an average duration proceeding the swallow and had a light spicy sweetness at the very end. Mouthfeel was light in body with a watery and slightly dry texture and a medium carbonation. Overall a good refreshing brew with an unpretentious taste and a great drinkability...


3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IndianaRed (2491) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 28, 2014
22oz bottle. Clear orange/yellow witha full white head. Clean light pale malt aromas and soft malty flavor. A little more hops than I was expecting but the balance was nice. Clean palate and a slight fruitiness. Good example of a style that I am not a fan of.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmm635 (872) - Havertown, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 24, 2014
Clear straw color with a thin white head with plenty of lacing. Aroma of grain, bread, and corn. Pretty neutral flavor. Lightly sweet and very easy to drink.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
beer-yum (481) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 31, 2014
Very laid-back overall with a nice bitter/milk taste - makes an ideal summer drink.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Steve_0 (2701) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 8, 2014
On tap at the Tillamook location. Pour is clear yellow with a big white head and great lacing. Skunky, malty, doughy, bready and sweet fruity aroma. Taste is sweet malty, stale bread, fruity, doughy, and grassy. Light body with medium carbonation. Bleh.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Experiment_Ale (1021) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 8, 2014
At prewpub in Tillamook with Taylor, Stephen, and Dina. Pours clear cider orange, zero head. Aroma is musky mustard malt. Taste is musky moly grainy malt, red malt.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2193) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Smooth and slick best describe this cream ale. Small creamy white head, slightly hazy golden body. Sweet malt aroma, bread dough, biscuits. Taste is slightly tangy and sweet, malty, light citrus, hay. Abrupt finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sarlacc83 (766) - Oregon, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Bottle. Needed a cream ale; this provided. A: Clear gold with a foamy white head. N: Biscuit, corn, pine, spruce, bread. T: A little sweet and a little bitter. Not terribly powerful on either end. M: Creamy, carbonated, lighter body. O: A very light, uninteresting beer. Nothing terribly wrong with it, but it’s mostly a tick.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
MrChopin (3347) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 27, 2014
transparent gold, no lacing. Dusty cream nose, mute with stale grains. Front is stale, high effervescence mutes delicacies before sweeter, doughier mid, syrupy adjunct lager like finish, sugar and faint dms in the sticky end.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1239) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - APR 18, 2014
Pours a finger of head on a cloudy light straw colored body. The aroma is a dry grain smell. The taste is a light lemon bitterness with a creamy background. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation. It’s light on the "cream" but still enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maekchu (2164) - Hirakata, JAPAN - FEB 23, 2014
Draught at the Tap Room in Tilamook. Sweet, lightly malty nose, with some yeastiness. Bright straw color. Creamy sweet malt / grass and biscuit / a bit harsh in finish. Thin-medium body. Tasty. Okay. a bit brewery fresh, with the yeasty note.


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