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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Life’s roads can be rocky...Pathfinder, a sessionable Pale Ale for the journey.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopdog (8823) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2013
12oz bottle. Poured a hazy golden color with a white head. Aromas of citrus, floral, and somewhat herbal. Tastes of citrus, grains, and toasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (7638) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 17, 2013
2013-09-08. Crisp dark yellow body with a tiny white head. Aroma of hops, grain, bit of grapefruit? Flavour is pleasantly bitter throughout, light grains and muted citrus. Average bodied palate, modest carbonation. Decent but just okay. Bottle at Cafe D’Mongo’s Speakeasy, Detroit

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (7021) - Illinois, USA - MAR 18, 2013
Pleasant pale alt, citrus rind, and citrus marmalade scent. Flavor has a grassy bitterness, pleasant malts, and citrus rind. Delicious.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheAlum (5575) - Lisle, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Cask pour at Day/Night of the Living Ales 2013 at Goose Island - Wrigleyville (Chicago, IL). Pours a lightly hazed straw yellow hue, touches of inviting golden glow. Firmer bubbly whitish head atop dies to a film, laces small. Aromas are gentle citrus, lemon and orange, some grass, florals, bready malts. Initial is firmer bitter hops, resiny and florals, some lemon citrus and rind come into play. A bigger bitterness, small malt bill offer up. Middle is bigger bitterness, big florals, bitter earth, grass and lemons, some grapefruit. Mellow bready malts, straw, crisp grain. Backend is bitter, dry, resiny, a touch cereal grain offers up. Dry and bitter, dandelions, florals, grapefruit and lemons. Bigger bitterness and raw feel up front tapers off, dry and richer. Nice. Really fun find.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nuplastikk (4299) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 2, 2013
12oz bottle from Binnys Schaumburg. Pours a hazy orange-copper color.. Massive foamy white head. Earthy dry wheat, funky aroma. All signs point to mild infection. Its not entirely undrinkable, with a big zesty, piny hop bill, it sort of survives. Comes across pretty big for 4.9%. Decent ingredients, but pretty weak execution.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 31, 2013
On tap at Saugatuck Brewery. Clear amber with a thin tan head. Aroma is heavy floral with caramel and bready malts. Fizzy bodied brew is heavy on the flowers with some pale malt backing and a semi-bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (3772) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAR 14, 2013
Aroma is citrus, bready malts and a hint of tropical fruit/kiwi. The flavor is citrus, tropical fruit, malts and a very dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3402) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - APR 7, 2013
Golden beer out of the bottle with a small white head. Light malty nose with some hop resin notes. Well balanced pale ale with some biscuit and cracker flavors and a tastey citrus hop bitterness. Easy drinking sessionable pale ale.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rumproasts (2734) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 11, 2013
bottle. amber with small head and a fair amount of sediment. Not the most flavorful pale ale ever, but lots of hop bitterness. i’m not a fan of this one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (2545) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 1, 2013
Draft at uccellos with grays. Orange cloudy foamy. Citrus and grapefruit aroma and taste. Slight bitter. Overall perty tasty


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