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RATINGS: 130   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Our flagship beer is 5.5% alc. Deep amber in color, and slightly cloudy, this beer is remarkably smooth. We "dry-hop" this ale in the conditioning tank meaning fresh hops are added after fermentation to steep and add a subtle fruity nose. The yeast for this beer was custom created and cultured for us by a lab in Oregon, insuring a one-of-a-kind experience found in no other micro.


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3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (9998) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 3, 2013
Bittle. Cloudy golden color, small white head. Aroma of citrus, light banana and grass. Taste is bitter lemongrass.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (1814) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 18, 2014
bottle @ John’s Grocery / Iowa City IA --- Hazy medium amber with a 1/2" beige head, splotches of lace. Taste is malt with light toast and yeast. It moves cleanly to a lightly bittered finish. Their flagship beer is serviceable, but not particularly notable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (3765) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Aroma is citrus, malts and fruit. The flavor is fruit/fruit, citrus, malts, mild hop resin and a long and dry/slightly bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmohno (1049) - Iowa, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Light amber. Light head. Fairly clear with some floaties. Nice aroma balance of malts and hops. Caramel,fruits,hints of chocolate,toffee/cookie. Pretty nice. Taste has some mild toffee,some fruit. some hops. Everything seems to meld nicely in this. As a whole this is a really nice amber. I like this I probably would get a whole sixer of it. For its abv its deceiving, it starts out like it might be lighter but its full of good flavor and body.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
fidelis83 (1908) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Hazy amber pour with a 1 finger, creamy to soapy beige head. Aroma is weird, like Hawaiian Punch and apple juice sweetened with Crystal malts. Flavor is toast, lots of berry and apple fruitiness, intact citrus fruit, spicy and acidic hops, a little caramel, floury wheat and a light nutty note. Light to medium body with a slightly astringent feel and medium carbonation. Decent.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
horshak33 (2) - USA - JUN 20, 2014 does not count
Not so big on the Fruity hint- more wheat taste than I am interested in. Cloudy look reinforces the feel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gopherfan99 (368) - CROATIA - MAY 16, 2014
Bottle, pours amber with a white head, sweet caramel and malt flavor, has a little spice to it, light bitter finish, okay

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jebert (500) - Watertown, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Pours a slightly cloudy amber with a thin tan head. Nose is hoppy. Nice and creamy on the palate. This beer is a well balanced blend of malt and wheat grains with a slightly hoppy finish that is not bitter. Pairs well with Rueben sandwiches.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
eruizgarcia (190) - - MAY 11, 2014
Fruity citrus aroma with some malty caramel sweetness. Bitter throughout, with a pleasant medium body. Very good but a tad too bitter a finish for my preferences.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1089) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Food and solid all the way around. More flavor than most of this style. Had a distinctive malt personality, with some underlying sweetness. Good session beer.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
johnnymusky (176) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 3, 2014
pours golden amber....nice head....minimal lacing....honestly i did not care for the smell...then i took a sip and my mouth was full of flavors....great tasting citrus and hops packed beer....super tasty.....yunmy stuff!


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