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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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A pale ale with a true American character - complex and full-flavoured with citrus hop aromas, toasty malt flavours and a long crisp finish. Brewed and bottled by the Tap Room Brewing Company, Rochester, New York.


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tommann (2705) - Dudley, West Midlands, - NOV 17, 2012
355ml bottle. Pours dark gold with a medium, frothy head. Aroma is bready malt with some astringent orange and lemon. Taste has a little soapy lemon and bready malt. A bit boring.


2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
MichaelAwesome (3958) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle shared with McTapps. An I am a man that I shared it. Dull and dry with a unbalanced bitter ending. Only a bit of earth, some hops and nuts in the aroma. Boring beer.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
McTapps (3956) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle from Sainsburys in Eastbourne. Pours out in a deep golden-amber colour with low head and medium to flat body. Aroma of mild hops and dust. Taste of mild hops, straw, basement, old herbs and mild spices. Dusty finish with hints of corc. Not a very nice beer, expected more.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jackafholmes (184) - - AUG 7, 2014
Bottle from sainsburys. Hoppy but not much aroma, a bit fizzy for me too. Not bad, but not great either.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (665) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2014
Bottle from Sainsburys. Clear gold colour, with a small white head. Nose is sweet caramel and citrus. Flavor is again sweet with a grassy bitterness on the finish..

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
minutemat (1572) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2014
355ml bottle from, I believe, Sainsburys. Drunk in the garden. Pours clear copper. Fairly mediocre APA very low on flavour by American standards. Alright I guess, and fairly easy drinking but just lacking in taste, hops, bitterness, body and everything else an APA should be.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
garthicus (2664) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 20, 2014
Bottle. Appearance: Ruby red, proud white head. Aroma: slightly hoppy, grain, leafy, quite a mild aroma. Flavour: lemon, grainy, grassy again with a little hoppiness, caramel, quite a carbonated mouthfeel. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerSkull (1289) - SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2014
(Bottle). Scent and taste of malt and hops. No remarkable beer but quite drinkable.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
greenmanalishi (468) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2014
Pours a deep gold/light amber. Caramel/butterscotch sweet malt character with some citric bite.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
postdeath (3) - Guildford, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2014 does not count
Bottle, pours medium amber. Smelled a little like malty raisins. Grassy taste, with mildly bitter aftertaste. Nothing special, but surprisingly drinkable for the price.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beese (1707) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2014
Bottle from Sainsbury’s, Watford. Poured a clear dark golden colour, with a large dense white head. Aroma of US hops, biscuity malt and caramel. Flavours were similar, some grassy hop notes and spruce. Finish was resinous, with some toffee and grain. Nothing special, but pretty reasonable US pale.


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