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RATINGS: 272   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 155   ABV: 5.15%
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Maybe you’re not in the mood for a raspberry flavored, low carb, ice, dry maltsicle, and you certainly aren’t in the mood for a Rotgutzen. You are, however, always in the mood for a Pinstripe. Brewed with caramel malts and Liberty hops, the Pinstripe has a slight fruity finish and dance.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
acaffar2 (36) - - AUG 17, 2014
Very mildly flavored, only really tastes like barley. Has no notes. Drinkable, though. No off flavors. Just not really great.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
ajuan51 (4) - - AUG 16, 2014 does not count
Caramel, floral, citrus flavors, not bad but if this is a red I’m a stepchild. My local growler station must have given me the wrong tap. Poured golden like a pilsner. What? Confused, disappointed.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Stuu666 (2164) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours golden amber, something off here - dominant green apple taste and smell.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
e303 (71) - - MAY 6, 2014
Bottle to pint glass. Pours clear red with a white head that dissipates quite quickly. Nose is malty sweetness. Taste is malty sweetness with a slight buttering hop at the end. Not bad but nothing to search for. Would drink again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
AbbeyRoade (312) - Missouri, USA - APR 7, 2014
Nothing too memorable here. Mild sweetness and malt throughout. Not terribly complex.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bov (9470) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 12, 2013
from BrewDog’s online shop - clear copper-amber beer with no foam left; caramel and red fruits in the nose; light earthy; quite velvety palate, moderately carbonated and fairly tasty; a decent bitterness; dry and earthy finish with notes of red fruits

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (1757) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - DEC 9, 2013
bottle shared with Norris, clear red pour with white head, malty aroma, taste is bitter malts, decent, but would not do again

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ed5388 (2061) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - NOV 29, 2013
12oz bottle thanks to peterhazelton. Waiting to go to dinner for my anniversary. Reservations at 7:00 and it's now 6:55, and a 45 min drive to the restaurant! WTF!!! Damn women! Pours dark golden color with a quickly dissipating off white head. Grainy aroma of light citrus, and grass. Taste is also grainy, slightly yeasty, rotted citrus, grass, and toasted malt.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BOSSbrewer (1602) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Pours a clear Amber with a clean white head. aroma is citrus slightly bitter decent Pale ale. Medium to light bodied.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
graham_murphy (285) - - OCT 31, 2013
I get the stale (not in a bad way) caramel taste with dried fruit in the malt. Pretty good for the class of beer.


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