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RATINGS: 1656   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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This deep amber ale has rich & roasty malt flavors, a big hoppy character, citrus overtones (courtesy of the hops and our special brewers yeast) and modest alcohol.


2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
unclemattie (4116) - Georgia, USA - MAR 28, 2007
12 oz bottle. amber color, thin head. aroma is earthy, leathery. light bodied. flavor of shake n bake chicken. plus too much yeast settled in the bottom of the bottle.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeMcPhee (8302) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 24, 2007
UPDATED: OCT 12, 2010 Deep amber beer with a very thick, pillowy tan head. Sweet malty aroma, caramel, toffee and sweet citrusy hops over the top. The flavour is quite good. Light caramel and a reasonable hop flavour. Earthy malts. Body is quite light, but there is some resiny bitterness on the back that I quite enjoy. I’d like to see more of this in New York.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (7682) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 15, 2007
Thanks to Saarlander for this one via Mystery Swap 2.0. This is a beer that has evaded me for quite some time now. The pour is lovely deep ruby coppery with 1-finger off-white head. Aroma of caramel malt, hops, some tropical fruit, some brown sugar. Tastes caramel malty, brown sugary, hoppy, with a fresh hit of mid-palate zesty citrus. Complex in aroma and flavor, I’d love to get a case of this.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16245) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2007
Draught @ Stone World Bistro. Pours a dark amber color with a small white head. Malty hoppy aroma with some hints of pine needles. Malty hoppy flavor. Sweet malty hoppy finish with a long bitter aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SledgeJr (3577) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - MAR 7, 2007
In the bottle from Wilbur’s. Pours a flocculent amber with a yellow-white thick and residual head. Aroma is as strong a freshly cut grass as any beer I’ve seen. Hoppy pine flavor stronger than many IPA’s. Not very sweet, but the body does not seem to suffer from this lack of sweetness. Mid palate salty fizziness, but it corrects itself to a smooth mellow finish rapidly. Then the hop bitterness hangs around on the tongue for awhile. Great walls of lacing remain behind. Not bad at all.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chawknz (2) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 1, 2007 does not count
Not great, not bad.. very forgettable. Goes down easy and is refreshing, but there’s nothing about the taste of this beer that will stick in my head days from now.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
WeeHeavySD (3360) - San Diego (Hillcrest), Oregon, USA - MAR 1, 2007
12 oz bottle. Pours amber with a 2 finger chunky white head. The aroma is lightly hoppy and a little bland. The taste is mild slightly malty with a hoppy bite. As this is stone’s psuedo take on a light beer its decent and drinkable but no bells and whistles for this one.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
danem (14) - Bothell, Washington, USA - FEB 26, 2007
On tap at Stone World Bistro. **Double Dry Hopped at Brewery** Pours a medium amber with off-white head. Aroma is fresh floral and citrus with substantial toasted malt. Flavor is a wonderful hop presence without being overly bitter, caramel roasted malts remain intact. Finish is short but rewarding. I don’t particularly appreciate the regular Levitation but the double dry hop variety adds a dimension that it was lacking.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Thaichile (599) - 10aFly, New Jersey, USA - FEB 22, 2007
Bottle. Pours a darker amber with a nice head atop and lacing. Nose is fruit, mixed with malt. Flavor is a beautiful blending of sweetness, malts, hops and fruit which intermingle wonderfully. It is boldly flavored but all done with great taste and balance. In my opinion definately up there with the other ambers, especially HopBack and Eliot Ness, two of my favorite nrews. Thanks to ogglethorp for the bottle.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
undsioux7 (793) - Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA - FEB 20, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 21, 2007 botte. Pours deep amber/copper with a medium just off white head. Orange, carmal and malt aroma. Same for taste, but the orange comes through and makes me want to suck down a real orange. Nice session beer for the summer.


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