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RATINGS: 792   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Available only on draft!
This version has slightly less alcohol, bitterness and slightly more color than the bottled version. The hop varieties and malts used are the same.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mtu71 (224) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAR 26, 2015
Tap. Medium bubbles, medium ivory head. Clear amber. Small aroma. Smooth, oily and dry palate. Strong hops, good maltyness. Surprisingly simple.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Randy4Beer (327) - - MAR 22, 2015
On draft at the Bier Markt. A dark amber, almost orange body, with medium sized white head. Fruity hops on the nose. Fairly crisp on the tongue. Tastes are sweet citrus hops, with an enjoyable pine finish. I could session this beer no problem.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
borre_m (580) - NORWAY - MAR 16, 2015
pours clear golden, aroma has a slight balance with pine. Taste is nicely balanced hops, with pine but also a malt base.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
721Lance (82) - Oceanside Ca, California, USA - MAR 11, 2015
Having at The Draft in Oceanside after a Shock Top. Oh what a relief it is. Great hoppy aroma great malt with slight slight bagel toasty. Real slight really adds to malt chapter. Great hop clean finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndyReynolds (1037) - Dayton, Kentucky, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Draft at school. Nothing special, I prefer the bottle. This isn’t as hoppy, nor is it as bitter, which I think is in the description.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (2860) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 25, 2015
16 oz pour on draft in a Guinness glass at Ned Devine’s in Herndon, VA. Clear amber with a finger of off-white head. Aromas of citrus, light floral and caramel. Tastes of citrus, light floral hops, caramel. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
adamnowek (531) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - FEB 19, 2015
Orange brown colour. Classic pale ale as far as I'm concerned. Not amazing but faithfully good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (3724) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Tap. Golden with small head. Mild body with big hops. Classic pale ale. Would be interesting to have this side by side with the bottled version. Not sure why this is considered different.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EvaCandido (34) - Padova, ITALY - JAN 22, 2015
UPDATED: JAN 26, 2015 Particularly aromatic with hippy and citrucy aroma, Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is very refreshing and easy to drink. Good intense bitterness and low malt aroma. I never found off flavours, both in bottle/car or draft.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
stevencon (505) - Sarasota, Florida, USA - JAN 17, 2015
A pale ale every beer drink needs to try! Tap at shamrock. Golden pale clear with visible carbonation that leads to an beautiful white fluffy head. Pine hops well balanced with sweat bready malt. Some soapy notes. Extra overall points for this being a true classic.


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