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Crisp golden ale with a delicate hop finish. This is our lightest ale and it is brewed with a bit wheat malt for body and Munich and Aromatic malts for and undertone of honey-like sweetness. Lightly dry-hopped with Cascade hops for that classic American golden ale aroma.


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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bhiner41 (180) - La Grange, Illinois, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Not their best effort, odd funk up front with a lemon finish. For a summer beer it is more like a fall German offering. Slight barely smell. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markducommun (143) - Wilmette, Illinois, USA - JUN 21, 2014
Clear yellow gold, light head. Very citrusy nose. Some bitterness, very sweet. Medium light body, some carbonation. Very one note. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (10527) - Orange County, California, USA - JUN 20, 2014
On tap @ Revolution. Golden pour with a white head. Lots of floral hops, doughy malt, bread, and baked apple. A hint of grassy hops. Nice nose. Pleasant sweetness on the palate. Lots of dough, bread, and biscuit. A little bit of baked apple. Orange peel, floral hops, and a bit of grassy bitterness. Solid.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (3750) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUN 4, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 5, 2014
Location: Bomber at the Bar Below, 6/4/14

Aroma: This beer has a grainy/cereal malt aroma, with some spice and light citrus
Appearance: It pours a clear gold color with a white head and average lace
Flavor: The flavor is similar to the nose component-wise, it is light sweet, grainy, and light bitter
Palate: It has a fairly fizzy carbonation, a light body, and a lightly dry finish
Overall Impression: I thought this was a pretty solid, drinkable beer. Maybe it is a touch too fizzy, and maybe a touch too simple to get a higher score than this, but this is a solid brew.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayduke (3317) - Eureka, California, USA - MAY 9, 2014
Sampled at brewpub. Poured gold. White head. Nose of tropical fruit and floral hops. Medium body. Flavor is full of flavorful hops and the finish is flavorful and hoppy and goes on and on. Really great drinking beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jandd1983 (2430) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Sampled at the brewpub. It poured a light amber color with a white head. The aroma was of light grain and a touch of floral hops. The taste was of light grain, honey and a little herbal hops. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strykzone (4781) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - APR 27, 2014
Sampled at the brewpub. A thick layer of beige lace from the falling foam. The beer is copper and clear. Spicy and fruity hop notes in the aroma. Oh, yes. First sip is nice. A blonde? Almost a pale ale with the hops. A delicious one. Tropical fruit with citrus. Spice. Excellent beer that brings hope for this style.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OPIE788 (313) - Ohio, USA - APR 13, 2014
Draft. Cloudy yellow with no head. Light wheat aroma. Lemon and wheat flavors up front with a bit of a sticky finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (1775) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - APR 3, 2014
@ Hyde Park Wine and Spirits / Cincinnati OH --- Clear medium amber with a 1/2" head cover, wide bands of lace. Taste starts with wheat malt, adds quite distinctive authentic honey in the palate (unmistakable taste, with the cloying sweet that accompanies it) before turning slightly bitter for the finish. It should satisfy, but somehow doesn’t blend the tastes together very well.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BLADT (455) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAR 31, 2014
From tap. Clean amber in glass. Small nose of grassy hops. Beer mellow. Taste is equally subdued. Fizzy, creamy, wet hops. Small help notes. M mild bitterness. Very easy - and pleasant - drinking.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cornfield (5437) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - MAR 5, 2014
A quaffable warm weather brew, readily available at the l0cal supermarket. It p0urs a clear yell0w b0dy, quite bubbly, with a m0dest fizzy head. It has a warm fl0ral and lem0ny ar0ma with an underlying pale malty sweetness. The flav0r is lightly t0asty, s0ftly sweet, with a small twist 0f lem0n and s0me s0ft fl0ral bitterness. Nice.


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