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This handcrafted American Pale Ale is brewed in small batches using high quality American two row, choice British crystal malts, select hops and deep-well ground water from the Evangeline Aquifer. Non-filtered, never pasteurized this ale is packaged directly into cans to ensure maximum freshness for your enjoyment. This full-flavored amber ale is sure to satisfy. "Clarity is overrated."

Ingredients:
Malt: Rahr special pale, Simpsons 30-37, Crisp 45
Hops: Galena, CTZ, Palisades
Yeast: California Ale
Gravity: 1.054 - 1.011


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ozarkspops (313) - - APR 25, 2013
Hazy orange copper pour. Medium off white head with mild lacing. Aroma is pretty heavy on pine aroma. Malt sweetness is fairly noticeable in the aroma as well. Flavors aren't quite as pronounced. Still on the piney side with reasonable malt backbone. ---Rated via iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maxwelldeux (3091) - Everett, Washington, USA - APR 15, 2013
Draught. Pours an amber color with a moderate white head. Nose is just a little bit hoppy (as is the taste), and ends up being an OK beer. Nothing special, but decent.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrickctenchi (3093) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - MAR 31, 2013
Can: Pours very cloudy orange-brown with a craggy, tan head. Scent is very bright pine....spicy citrus... maybe a little sharp coconut/pineapple? Nice, creamy soft, buttery bitter. Very smooth.... Quite tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dzimm27 (136) - - FEB 22, 2013
Sweet pine and citrus aroma, brownish gold pour. Toasty crystal flavor with citrusy to pine hop that gets a bit sharp at the end but is not rough. Very drinkable. Relatively simple palate on first glance but hop and toasted malt characters give this some intrigue. Would buy again. Up near some of the better IPAs.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2219) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JAN 29, 2013
16oz can poured into a shaker. Pours a clear, dark burnt orange with a half finger of thick white head. Aroma of sweet citrus and pine with a good dose of caramel. Taste is light bitter. Dank pine and citrus hops with some grapefruit and caramel. Medium bodied with a somewhat thin texture. Lively carbonation and a very long finish. Overall, pretty good. I would gladly drink this again.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerenberger (1281) - Fischer, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2013
The aroma is a strong pine fragrance. Pours a hazzy amber with a frothy dissapating white head and nice lacing. The taste is citrusy/piney/hoppy flavor initially followed by a bready finish and grainy aftertaste. Medium body and medium carbonation. Overall, I liked this beer. A good summer time brew.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JakeSparks (124) - Alvin, Texas, USA - JAN 21, 2013
had at the yagas chilli beer fest. also remember when this first came out. extremely nice aggressive pale

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
gregwilsonstl (961) - Missouri, USA - JAN 18, 2013
This is pretty bad. Tastes like a really cheap beer with lots of stale hops added. Thanks steph.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
rubbishystuff (1761) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 6, 2012
Hazy dark orange look. Big piney hop aroma and flavor. A little herbalness to the hops too. Slightly burn caramel maltiness. Mouthfeel strange at end of sip. Sort of all over the place both a bold hoppy pale ale but also flavors that are all over the place. Serving: Can

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nearbeer (3442) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 15, 2012
Pint can. Hazy copper with a lasting half-inch of sticky foam. Big nose of fresh green herb, resin, earthy toffee, and smoky citrus. Flavor is less bold, but still a nice mix of the same flavors. Light-medium body is soft and dry, has medium carbonation, and is pretty dam sessionable.


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