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Summit Extra Pale Ale is not a beer brewed only for beer snobs. Just the opposite. Itís a beer for everyone to enjoy: construction workers, stock brokers, farmers, sales people, clerks, teachers, lawyers, doctors, even other brewers. Its light bronze color and distinctly hoppy flavor have made it a favorite in St. Paul, Minneapolis and the rest of the Upper Midwest ever since we first brewed it back in 1986.


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2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
gizmo_ber (189) - Steinwenden, - MAR 30, 2013
Not a bad blend, but itís a bit grassy for my taste. The bitterness lingers a bit after swallow.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
PhilJackson80 (493) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 27, 2015
12 oz bottle. Tasted on 5/24/15. Bottle courtesy of Espo. This one was ok ... Just an average extra pale ale with very little hops & a pretty bland overall flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
adamnowek (551) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 22, 2015
This is great. Rich and creamy texture. Light brown in colour. Lightly bitter. Caramel and lots of it.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jh773 (223) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Rich orange-gold, moderate head. Smell is some caramel and toffee, flavor is much the same with some roasted notes and crisp hop freshness. A good standard ale.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rosskyle (126) - - MAY 5, 2015
On tap at New Bohemia. Reddish orange color with minimal white head. Minimal aroma some grain. Hoppy malty bitter flavor. Light body. Little bit of bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sudomorph (849) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 3, 2015
Draft in Minneapolis. Pours a clear, orange caramel with a white head that sticks. Aroma is faint with hints of pine, caramel, and traditional hops. Taste is balanced. Mild caramel, hints of pine, resin, citrus, and more traditional hops. Medium body and carbonation. Clean with a very alight resin texture with a soft carbonation. Overall a pretty standard brew but great after a flight from Toronto to Minneapolis!

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (2622) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 22, 2015
12 oz bottle pours amber with a off white head. Aroma of malts, citrus and floral. Taste is resin and malts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjmoen (131) - - MAR 16, 2015
Pours a clear golden color with long lasting white head. Over carbonated, but got better at the end

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
miyauchi38 (667) - chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 8, 2015
エキストラペ&# EPA らしい 香りが&

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Block (1650) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Not too bad. Smooth, malty. Very easy to drink. Light to medium body, flavor, and mouthfeel. This would is probably liked by most.

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
VeinAle (120) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Nostalgia dominates my perception of Summitís EPA. While the rest of the kids were drinking trash beer, I was always thankful that our locals had this on tap. For anyone from the midwest, this needs to be on your bucket list.


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