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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 2.93/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jandd1983 (2440) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUN 5, 2014
It poured an amber color with a white head. The aroma was of pale malts and some floral hops. The taste was of citrus, floral hops and pale malts.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
eRock_2013 (200) - South Carolina, USA - MAY 28, 2014
Sampled a pint of this pale ale while on a delightful dinner date at the Southend brewery/restaurant in Charleston. While I enjoyed the ambiance and feel of this establishment, and the food we had for our meal was excellent, I thought this beer was only decent, nothing exceptional. Presented well with a nice copper color with white head, good lacing, also a fresh grassy and light citrus hoppy aroma. On the other hand, the flavor was relatively weak and the palate a bit thin. The flavor profile definitely fit the American pale ale style, featured a standard citrus hop and caramel malt balance, and if I recall correctly finished bitter and dry. This was the only Southend brew I sampled that evening, so I canít compare to or vouch for their other offerings, but I plan to try something different next time Iím there. On that note, though I donít recommend this particular beer, I do strongly recommend the restaurant overall! Cool three story antique building in a great location only two blocks from the Charleston waterfront!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Draught at the brewery. Pours copper with an off white head. Smells and tastes earthy with some peppery hints.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 24, 2013
Draft at the siurce. Hazy deep golden color, white head. Aroma of grass and light citrus. Taste is bitter lemongrass.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drcboehm (38) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 18, 2013
Sampler at Southend Brewery. Good hop dryness. Fruity and floral.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (3754) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - DEC 7, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 8, 2012
Location: Draft at the Brewpub, 12/7/12

Aroma:†This one has a light hop nose, with some citrus, caramel, and a little chalk
Appearance:†It pours a clear orange-amber, with a small head and heavy lace
Flavor: The flavor is light sweet, similar to the nose, and with a medium bitterness
Palate:†it has a pretty decent feel, its on the creamy side, with a soft carbonation, and a dry finish
Overall Impression:† Alright, one of the better ones here, but that isnít a huge compliment. I cow D drink it again over plenty of beer, but if this is the only hoppy thing on the menu Iím certainly not impressed.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SSSteve (3719) - - SEP 21, 2012
tap at restaurant. clear amber with a large cream head. overcarbonated and soda-like. thin weak flavors. not too good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 1, 2012
on tap, pale yellow gold , no foam , detect a bit of hops and mostly malt and caramel, ok

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beernovice39 (3102) - Montana, USA - MAR 11, 2012
Draft at brewery. Light orange with a tiny white head. Scent is floral with citrus. Taste is same with some earthy notes.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ADesenberg (551) - Ohio, USA - MAR 9, 2012
Draft, sampler: itís amber with just a tiny tiny trace of a head. Aromas are way better than the flavors, piney hops and a floral hint are nowhere to be found when I drink it. Bland, boring, beer.


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