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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A balanced American Style Pale Ale using Crystal Malts and Mt. Hood Hops providing a smooth finish. A great session beer.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFunGuy (752) - California, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Transparent red brown in color. It had a very sweet aroma and mild flavor which finished very clean. Refreshing and not over powering. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerenberger (1538) - Fischer, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Nose of biscuit, cracker, hints of citrus. Pours a clear amber with thin non-lasting head and moderate lacing. The taste is overall bitter with a malt backbone. Medium body and medium crisp carbonation. Overall, an enjoyable hoppy pale ale.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ElGaucho (2240) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - APR 5, 2014
Bottle. Really odd pistachio aroma with no hops in the nose. Crystal clear dark gold. Thin white head. Very dry without the perfumy fruity tastes that I like in an APA. Just ok. Another brew I bought because Draft magazine rated it highly only to be disappointed.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
Randy916 (3) - - MAR 17, 2014 does not count
Nice dry hop aroma. Session able at 5.4% abv very balanced and clean beer. True to the style of an American Pale Ale. Nice touch with the mount hood hops.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wheresyourball (517) - El Cajon, California, USA - FEB 20, 2014
Draft at Firestone Public House in Sacto. Pours amber with an off-white head. Nose is malt and light citrus. Flavor is maly, grain, pine, with medium body. Earthy finish. Decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BOLTZ7555 (2823) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Just nothing exciting in this one. Pale lemon tangerine pour with a small ivory head. Slight dusty citrus, caramel malt; and honey. Thinner mouthfeel. Meh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ClassyBeagle (319) - USA - NOV 6, 2013
FROM NOTES: August 7, ’12 On tap, poured into a half-yard at The Yardhouse-San Jose. A: Strong citrus hops with notes of grapefruit and orange rind with some sweet malts joining in to balance. Not a lot of complexity or depth, but still pleasing. A: Poured a light orange/amber with a thin tan head that left decent spots of lacing down the glass. T: Malt forward but with strong earthy, almost grassy hops. The malt is not overly sweet or caramely, and it has a nice roasted, bready flavor to it. Faint pepper in the finish. P: Light bodied with a very thin, watery texture. Finishes bittersweet with a dry, very faint lingering bitterness on the palate. O: Good drinking and refreshing enough. Flavors are crisp and clean, wish there were more hops.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sitzds (318) - - OCT 21, 2013
Rating from memory. On tap at Beachwood BBQ, Seal Beach. Roasted malt, grass, citrus rind, and floral aromas. Flavors are similar with a light early malt sweetness then moderate grassy hop bitterness. Not fascinating. Lively carbonation, light-plus bodied, thin texture.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dhunter151 (577) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - OCT 7, 2013
22oz bottle. Pours a light amber with a white head. Malty, some citrus notes, moderate bitterness. Watery mouthfeel. A little plain. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - AUG 14, 2013
On tap at Vito's in Davis CA. Pours a dark yellow color and it left a ton of lacing on the glass. Not much flavor to it. Just some mild sweetness with maybe a hint of hop. Not bad, just not very outstanding. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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