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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
This amber colored pale ale was the first beer we brewed together, so it was only fitting to name it FIRST BITE. Generous additions of American hops, light body and a dry.finish give it plenty of flavor and aroma while still remaining highly drinkable. YOU GOT BITTEN

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ThreeCats (674) - ISRAEL - JUN 18, 2013
Small white head over coppery clear body. Looks more like an amber than a pale ale. Aroma of hops and some oxidation. Taste of much the same. Pity, since past the oxidation I could taste a fairly clean beer and I imagine that when fresh, with less oxidation and more hop aroma this is probably quite good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wlajwl (4621) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Aroma is light citrus and malts. The flavor is citrus, light grapefruit, malts, a small hint of hop resin and a tangy/bitter finish. Think I got a partially opened bottle

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUN 16, 2013
I’m not sure how this beer is rated as well as it is. Pretty mediocre pale ale. Amber in color and hazy with an average head. Aroma is piney but the flavor is stale and overly sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
notalush (5358) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 12, 2013
Pours a clear light amber - rather fizzy pour - moderately sustained head - nose is crisp/crackery and doughy/bready, with a fair amount of earthy, woody, lightly peppery hops in the mix - carbonation is full but frothy in the mouth - body is on the thin side - up front, the flavor has a light, brisk, mildly tea-like character - the middle and finish, however, are fairly dry and crackery - finish is moderately bitter - hop character is woody, lightly spicy - easy drinking but fairly flavorful - a good example of the style - not bad, Larry, not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2449) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle. Deep cloudy brown color. Huge foamy head. Taste is sweet full bodies a hoppy with a great crisp balance. Great example of an APA ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Keir (180) - Saint Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle thanks to brewtopia. Pours amber, a bit hazy, with a off- white head. Nose of bitter hops and a slight mealtimes. Taste is bitter hops, a slight sweet maltiness. A nice apa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TizzleJizzle (731) - Garland, Texas, USA - JUN 4, 2013
bottle thanks to blutt59. Poured a clear golden color with a fluffy white top. Flavors of caramel malts and a grassy finish. Nice malt/hop balance. Medium carbonation, thin body

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (6236) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2013
bottle, thanks to brewtopia via trade, golden yellow pour with white foam, soft citrus aroma, flavor is cottony hops, citrus with dry malt finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (8448) - Tel Aviv, - MAY 16, 2013
Bottle. Better Beer Of The Month Club.Slightly hazy amber with a big stable frothy off white head. Pleasant citric and floral hops aroma with pine needles notes and a bit of malt. Flavor has some malt sweetness with a bit of caramel, citric hops and a nice lingering bitterness, a bit piney. Medium-bodied, maybe just a bit over-carbonated. A good well-hopped easy-drinking APA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zvikar (4014) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 16, 2013
BBOTMC, pours rusty with a decent head, aroma of pineapple, mango skin, very fresh, flavor is clean bitter, not sweet and pretty crisp, medium bodied, quaffable

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