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Selins Grove Captain Selins Cream Ale

Selins Grove Captain Selins Cream Ale
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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A true American style. This smooth delicately hopped ale uses a percentage of corn to give it it's golden color and clean distinct taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnnniee (3793) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 18, 2016
Tap at the source. Slightly hazy deep yellow with a smallish white head. Rich bready pilsner with hints of cereal or corn and a firm spicy floral hop to counter. Pretty tasty summer beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (11781) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 4, 2015
New England Bucket List Trip #228. Keg at the brewpub. Pours a hazy golden with a medium sized creamy white head. Good head retention. Aroma of strong sweet corn and toasted malt. The taste is sweet corn, grain, cotton candy, tart fruit. Medium bodied, lingering tartness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (5618) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 29, 2014
Tap at SG, labelled only as ’Cream Ale’ but the abv was the same (4.5% / 1.047 OG). Pale golden with a clingy white head. Beautiful grainy-bready nose and taste, lightly sweet and juicy in-mouth, really makes you appreciate the beauty and simple pleasure of the subtle interplay between malt and fresh hops. Medium body and super moreish, light fruit in the background. Take Genny as your starting point and imagine much higher quality, cleanliness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (21440) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Draft at the source. Deep golden color. Aroma of sweet hay. Taste is bitter hay, straw, grass. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mabel (8640) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 14, 2014
[5664-20130817] Tap. Mild pencil lead grains aroma. Clear, orange brown body with a medium-lasting creamy white head. Corn straw grains flavour is a little sweet. Medium body. Average. (7/3/6/3/12) 3.1

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
harpsm (35) - Maryland, USA - AUG 18, 2014
I never thought I would rave about a cream ale, but this one was wonderful, with banana and lavender aromas and a great, rich mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerman6686 (6327) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 19, 2014
This poured a blonde color with a white head. Aroma was of grass, lactose, and pale malt. Flavor similar, pretty standard cream ale, but better than genny.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (2931) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 26, 2013
A: Mildly Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Most Light, White Head Ring, Decent Lacing S: Floral, Corn T: Cream, Mild Sweet Malts, Mild Corn, Mild Floral M: Decent Carbonation, Light Bodied, Semi Sweet, Mildly Drying Overall, actually a well balanced cream ale with a nice semi sweet flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jercraigs (9840) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 25, 2013
2013-08-17. Crisp dark golden yellow body with a modest white head. Aroma of sweet pale malt is lightly yeasty. 6+ Flavour is sweet pale malt, lightly cereally, very mild bitterness throughout. 6+ Average plus bodied palate, soft carbonation. 3+ Okay but dull. On tap at the brewpub

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (8181) - La Mesa, California, USA - AUG 25, 2013
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Grainy, some light sweetness, and very low hoppiness. Relatively clean and very easy drinking.

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