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RATINGS: 281   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Simcoe Hop Pale Ale

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
xscottypx (104) - Missouri, USA - JUL 11, 2012
pours a golden yellow with about an inch of very light fluffy head, a bit chunky. total tropical citrus domination. juicy and sweet. light tropical citrus hop flavor with a very light and thin malt flavor towards the end. very fresh and ripe. light and easy, mild carbonation. very easy to drink, very flavorful and never overpowering. light malt lets the simcoe shine. Reviewed on: 07-11-2012

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine (6913) - Indiana, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Bottle to snifter (thanks alexsdad06). Looks good; orange and transparent with thin lacing. Smells good too; bitter hops. Tastes good, but a little thin. Still, damn good beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beersearcher (2382) - Glendale, California, USA - JUL 8, 2012
I am not usually a Simcoe fan but this is such a well balanced beer. Pours a light yellow with lots of tiny bubbles and a big aroma this really works. They know how to do hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nightrider (754) - encinitas, California, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Sampled from the bottle thanks to Robert and Best Damn. Pour is a golden clear color with a nice white head. Aromas of lemon and citrus. Smooth and medium light body. Flavors follow suit with earthy hop goodness with orange, lemon and tangerine notes. Bitterness is present but not over powering and super balanced with the malt. Of course a typical RR dry finish. Great way to sample the Simcoe characteristics.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dodgrblu (684) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUL 8, 2012
17.25 ounce bottle from brewery. Thick disappearing head, floral aroma, some bitterness at finish but not much.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bone211 (7) - - JUL 8, 2012 does not count
Great full IPA flavor with a lighter body. Great for hot summer day. Rich transparent gold color. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
danielcurtis81 (1519) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Served from a 500 mL bottle from Barons. The appearance is a clear pale white gold with a beautiful foam white head. Wonderful floral and light pine hop aromas. Flavors of grapefruit zest, with a clean fresh hop smoothness rides on some bready malts and a light kiss of woody notes. The mouth is pretty drying and the bittering dryness grows for a long finish. Another superb beer from Russian River.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
iowaherkeye (2700) - Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Thought Id rated this. Guess not. 500mL bottled 06/26/12, $4.99 at Olive Tree Market in OB. Clear golden with a one finger white head, pretty decent retention. Grapefruit pith and mild pine hop nose, light perfumey citrus following with a pale cracker malt backbone. Flavor follows, but man, the hops are so bright. Not a ton of pine, but plenty of grapefruit citrus. The best part is the bitterness--there really isnt much. Dry finish with bitterness peaking around a 3ish. Moderate carbonation with a light to medium body. Just as good as the couple pints I had at Toronado SD during CBC 12

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
boFNjackson (4191) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 5, 2012
Bottle thanks to hannont... Poured golden/amber-ish with a fluffy, white head. Nose was almost absent here. Tasted rather tame. It really didnt seem like the simcoe hops shinned here; and theyre one of my favorite hop varieties. Light fruits and present malts, low bitterness and yeast esters. A little bit drying towards the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (7644) - Alamo, California, USA - JUL 4, 2012
Bottle. Amber beer with a nice cream head. Grapefruit and summer fruit aroma with malt. Grapefruit and light summer fruit flavor. Medium bodied. Grapefruit and pine linger with light summer fruit.

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