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RATINGS: 287   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   IBU: 24   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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A mildly hopped beer with a complex malt character, and a soft creamy head. Soft and fruity with light yeast esters of apricot and orange. It is a refreshing and crisp session beer, with just enough hops to balance and round out the sweetness of the malt. 24 IBU 1.048 OG


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3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
NWHopHead99 (58) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - FEB 21, 2002
A remarkebly easy beer to drink. Very lightly hopped, and a decent smooth aftertaste. Nothing to get excited about, but probably a decent beer to have after mowing the lawn.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kramer (4687) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 14, 2014
Tap. Pours a clear gold body with a one finger frothy white head. The nose is nice bready malt with some fresh floral hops and a little fruitiness. The flavor is much hopper than expected, nice floral and citrus notes with moderate bitterness and soft pale bready malt. Lengthy bitter finish. Light bodied with a very thirst quenching soft mouthfeel and gentle fizzy carbonation. Among the best Golden Ales I’ve had.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
two7offsuit (124) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Pours golden with a white head. Hints of citrus in the aroma. Crisp with a bit of hop bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2026) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - JAN 20, 2014
9/26/2012. Sampled at the brewery. Golden yellow with a white head. A lot more malt and hops than your regular golden ale. Fruity flavors with a nice bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Davhgbrew (887) - Coconut Creek, Florida, USA - NOV 26, 2013
Clear golden. Crisp and dry for a pale ale. Bitter and hoppy as expected in the pac west. Med bodied and full throughout. Nice balance, but too dry in the finish for me.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
SDalkoholic (2089) - Linda Vista, California, USA - OCT 24, 2013
Bottle from Bevmo: Appeared as a slightly hazed golden blond color with fat foamy heading that retreats leaving behind nothing. Aroma is minor with only a presence of grassy hops and faint scents of grain. The flavor is organic and tasty earthy but it taste to much like a juiced up pale lager with extra amounts of cheap hops and grain.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamJackson (2100) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Burnt orange champagne like bubbles. Very piney and Christmas tree like. Has a lot of spruce tip notes. Taste is very west coast pale ale. Sort of an overpowering maltiness bit An intense bitter resinous mouthfeel. Lingers for hours

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9094) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear dark gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is perfume hops, biscuit and cereal malt with earthy notes. Flavor is moderate hops and bitterness, supporting malt and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JoeLimpert (33) - - AUG 21, 2013
Very light beer that is clear with a white lace head. This is very easily drank but is not significantly distinguished from similar style beers

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mattyhennessy (179) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUL 22, 2013
Very pale appearance with a white foamy head. Low hop presence, however a strong citrus and fruity flavour. An excellent representation of the golden style. Very refreshing for a warm day. Light bodied and low carbonation allows many to be consumed .

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ads135 (2579) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUL 10, 2013
Fruity and floral. Some orange and apricot. Medium bodied, light appearance, and crisp.


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