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Societe The Apprentice
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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MesandSim (7118) - London, Greater London, - OCT 7, 2012
A Sim rate (on tap at OíBrienís, San Diego): Smells nicely hoppy with a fresh, dry-hopped aroma. Sweet but hops rather than resin in the finish. Love the sweet-bitterness.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (8480) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 10, 2016
Tap at City Beer. Bright straw gold with some hazy and a lacy head with legs. Dry citrus nose, straw, light malt. Nice bit of sweetness, good malt flavor, lovely fruit. Rounded, peaches, oranges, some tropical fruit. Dry finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DuffMan (8628) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 20, 2016
On tap @ the brewery. Slightly hazy yellow body, lasting white head. Very fragrant fresh tropicl fruit hop character (noticably different profile from the session IPA), pineapple and mango, some graperfuit. Slightly sweet pale malt base, long bitter finish. The kind of IPA I could drink all night.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RoccaDarcy (8) - San diego, California, USA - DEC 3, 2015 does not count
Hazy orange pour hoppy floral notes on nose. Flavor is bitter but not too harsh bitter fresh hop bitter. Light malt backbone great brew.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
corby112 (2804) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Pours a hazy, pale golden yellow color with a one finger frothy white head that slowly settles into a thick, lasting ring. The glass is left coated with large sheets of soapy lacing. Floral, slightly earthy and oily resinous hop aroma with pine needle and tons of tropical fruit. Lots of grapefruit, papaya, pineapple and orange peel countered by pale biscuit malt, toffee and graham cracker. Full bodied with a slight creamy texture and a blast of earthy, piny hops countered by a boat load of tropical/citrus fruit notes and a pale makt backbone. Grassy pine needle and earthy bitterness along with a ton of grapefruit, mango, pineapple and lemon peel. Really complex and delicious hop profile. Light pale malts underneath with biscuit and graham cracker. Really well balanced and way too easy to put down. I could drink this all day. Awesome beer! I tried several Societe beers on my last trip to SD and this was the most flavorful. Highly recommended!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
reggiedunlop (3582) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 23, 2015
Pours a clear golden/orange with a creamy medium white head...heavy lacing. Aroma has notes of hoppy spice, citrus rind, herbal hops, and earthy/piney bitterness. Lots going on and great balance of hoppy flavors. Mouthfeel is medium and very slightly oily with a dry earthy/resinous finish. Really nice!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
adnielsen (10312) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 10, 2015
GABF 2015. Multiple pours. Pretty clear golden yellow appearance with an off white head. Pretty spicy hoppy nose. Thereís some grapefruit, passion fruit, black pepper, and dank bud. Pretty good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wchesser (1670) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Clear gold. Dank er hops on nose. Bitter pine, grapefruit, tropical fruit juiciness, light cracker. Great west coaster.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (6330) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Poured a clear golden color with a small white head. Aroma was light tropical fruit notes with some light citrus and some light malts. Flavor was hops, light bitter notes, touch of fruity character to it. Pretty tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (7603) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 18, 2015
Draft. Pours clear gold with a white head. Grassy and light piney hops, moderate bitterness, and light pale malts. Pretty good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PartyFowle (791) - - MAY 20, 2015
All of Societeís hoppy brews are incredibly light in color. Apprentice is no different, and itís odd to taste a beer so hoppy that looks like a pilsner. Orange peel and papaya mix in the fruity, tropical nose. The flavor adds mango, pink fruits and juicyfruit. Snappy, sharp, biting bitterness. Thereís very little malt to back it all up, just some white crackers and a hint of honey. Thatís one way to make the hops stand out, I suppose: add hardly any malt at all. Iím not complaining.


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