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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.73/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A heavy name for a light beer. A classic American pale ale. Brewed for friends lost, friends found, family, or just the guy sitting next to ya. Take a load off and enjoy. Cheers!


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gws57 (1275) - Saint Charles, Illinois, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Had this one on draught at the pizzaria in Chicago, Illinois. Cloudy, citrus hops, solid.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dukeandduke (218) - Illinois, USA - FEB 28, 2016
2/19/16 Chicago (16 oz $6 draft pour, nonic glass at Piece Brewery). One of my favorite songs, and an excellent beer. Cloudy golden brown pour with thin white head and lacing prevalent. Grass and lemon scent. Somewhat bitter hops balanced against citrus and lemon taste. Pleasant drinking, medium carbonation, crisp and clean finish. Overall very good offering.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (9549) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 27, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pours a hazed amber with a thin white head. Bright citrus on the nose, sweet Medium bodied, soft malt and a touch of honeyed melon. Medium bodied, bold aggressive hops right away, citrus and malt. Long grapefruit on the finish, a touch of warming alcohol.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Damico (3138) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 2, 2015
Best beer I have had at this joint. Pours unclear thick orange amber with a sandy colored head. Aroma brings west citrus oranges and subtle lime. Flavor of delicious sweet citrus hops attack in an non overbearing manner with a sweet juicy orange base on a balanced juicy body.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fratto (2845) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUN 25, 2015
On tap at the brewpub. Orange pour with an off-white head. Aroma is sap and fruit with some grain. Taste is peaches, toast, and a little caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerBunker (962) - Burbank, Illinois, USA - JUN 21, 2015
On tap at Piece. Pours a golden. Orange with a small white head. The aroma is really muted. Slight hops, citrus, and malt. The taste was way better than the aroma would lead you to believe. Taste is off hops, citrus, and pine. Has a caramel malt backbone. Lingering piney hop taste. Mouthfeel is light and very carbonated. Tastes more like an IPA than a pale, but it was really good.

4.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Troupis (204) - - MAY 14, 2015
Tastes small batch home made with professionally hopped finish. Great first IPA of the night. No aroma. Colleen liked too. On tap at Piece. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
notalush (5708) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Tap at the brewery - quality representation of the style - soft texture - moderate sweetness - strong citric character, moderate bitterness, but nothing abrasive or too bitter - finish of floral critic, and woody hops, tempered by a moderate but clean sweetness - nicely done.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dhatton (241) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - DEC 3, 2014
On tap at Piece on 11/20/14, cloudy orange-amber in color with a tan head. Citrus grapefruit aroma coupled with thick yeasty notes. Citrus hops taste with some dry malty finishing flavors. Average carbonation leaving a peppery prickly mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (5244) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 12, 2014
Sampled at the brewery. Pours amber with a white head. Aroma of citrusy and resinous hops, pale and caramel malts, and light dough. Flavor the same. Average texture. A solid pale ale.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christpuncher (2704) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 26, 2014
Solid ipa from piece. Very bitter and hoppy super tasty and easy to drink. Had at dark lord day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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