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RATINGS: 144   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Introducing the Hawaiian Style Pale Ale™ Aloha from Hawaii! As the name suggests, this bold, hoppy West Coast pale ale is brewed Hawaiian style—with pineapple. We stopped at nothing to create this perfectly "imbalanced" and supremely delicious pale ale. The Hawaiian Style Pale Ale is naturally carbonated, unfiltered and dry-hopped to provide a delicate carbonation and complex flavour and bouquet. Hints of caramel, honey and biscuit give way to notes of fresh citrus, zest and pine and a refreshingly tropical finish. Serving Suggestion The Hawaiian Style Pale Ale should be served cool (5-10°C) from a tulip style glass. Food Pairings Hawaiian Style Pale Ale’s citrusy, fresh character makes it a versatile beer for food pairings. Enjoy a glass with spicy Indian and South-East Asian dishes. Pair with hearty pub fare and allow its zesty hoppiness to refresh your palate. Indulge in rich, creamy cheeses, some decadent chocolate or a thick slice of cheesecake to bring out the beer’s caramel and tropical sweetness. On its own it is dry, refreshing and perfectly quenching. Ingredients •Malts: Pale Malt, Caramel 10, Caramel 45, Light Munich, Caramel Malt-Pils •Hops: Cascade, Centennial, Northern Brewer •Yeast: California Ale •Additional: pineapple juice •Water: pure water

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Trev (2023) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 23, 2013
tap @ BeerTown in London Ontario. copper pour, some tropical fruitiness though not necesarily pineapple for me. Caramel malt and nice medium bitterness. Decent pale ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (6101) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 18, 2013
Light orange pour with a white head. The aroma has some pineapple, biscuit malt and grass. The flavor is grass, grain, pineapple and pepper. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HipHopOpotamus (233) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 8, 2013
UPDATED: APR 27, 2014 Purchased 6 pack at LCBO for $13.50 for this 6% Hawaiian pale ale. Full of taste and bitterness. First time I purchased this beer I didn’t notice the juice taste much at all. But tasting this beer again months later, I don’t know if the brewery added more juice to it or I just noticed it more now, but I didn’t like it as much 2nd time round I tasted less bitterness and more pineapple juice.. Still decent beer, but not a favourite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
LarryBeast (611) - - AUG 4, 2013
355ml bottle. There might be a decent IPA represented here but someone accidentally poured a lunchable Hi-C or a Five Alive into it. I actually didn’t mind this at first, but the pineapple juice became cloying and unbearable by my third drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sudomorph (966) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 3, 2013
On tap at Session Muskoka. Pours a golden straw colour with a white, ring of a head. Aroma is light hops. Taste is a medium Bitter with a short, dry finish. Light to medium body and carbonation. Refreshing. Pretty nice brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markas101 (2087) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUL 31, 2013
33 cl bottle, Mulmur, ON, Canada. Hazy pale apricot colour, very carbonated on opening. Aroma of sweet honey with a citrus papaya spice. Bright flavour, resinous ginger hops and an underlying sweetness. Finish is long and bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thorongil2 (1967) - , Ontario, CANADA - JUL 24, 2013
(bottle) hazy orange amber colour with a tall white head; aromas of stewed fruit; nicely balanced flavour with a long medium bitter finish; nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niall73 (2291) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2013
Keg at loose moose Toronto. Hazy straw colour. Looks good. Really fresh aroma with a lot of pineapple. Tastes the same - a bit sticky sweet with a really nice level of bitterness. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (8949) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 16, 2013
Draft - Sweet and tropical fruit. Copper with a thin white head. Up front bitterness and pineapple with and a long bitter finish. Not sure what they were aiming for but I like it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Glouglouburp (6103) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 10, 2013
In short: A very fruity golden IPA done right. Good beer.
How: Bottle 341ml, consumed fresh a few weeks after purchase.
The look: Clear rusty-gold body topped by a medium off-white head with low retention but leaving lots of lacings on the glass.
In long: Nose is mostly fruity hops (pineapples, various citrus fruits) and toasted grassy notes. The fruity component of the aroma really has a “glass of breakfast fruit juice” character. Taste is again very juicy, very fruity (pineapples, grapefruits, lemon) with also a herbal-grassy sensation. A solid malt backbone (biscuity with a bit of honey and caramel) but the fruity flavors are so dominant that it is a bit like drinking a bitter carbonated fruit juice with yellowed grass and dry herbs thrown in. Bitterness level is medium. I’m glad breweries make beers that have a pineapple flavor, because I refuse to eat a real pineapple, I’m too afraid it will reassemble itself in my belly, and then what I’m asking, AND THEN WHAT?!?!?

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