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RATINGS: 153   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Sunlight Cream Ale is our most approachable beer and is a great introduction to the world of Craft Beer. Cream ale is one of the earliest styles of American beer, but was virtually wiped out by American lager brewers. Our Cream Ale is an all malt beer. Only the finest quality barley, wheat and oats are used to give this beer itís smooth malt profile which is delicately balanced with American hops and a cool fermentation to give this beer a crisp, clean finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
honcho (2) - indianapolis, Indiana, USA - AUG 19, 2011 does not count
Aroma- Has a nice clean malty aroma with soft malt character and very minimal hops in the nose, very nice . Appearance- This beer is brilliantly clear with a great foam stand which is long lasting. Taste- Great example of the Cream Ale style. Has a nice malt character with a faint bitterness that is just enough to balance the flavors. Has a nice corn characteristic that intermingles with the soft malt character. No diacytal, DMS, or any other noticeable flaws. Palate- This beer is easy drinkin, with a great creamy character that intermingles with medium high carbonation. It goes down very easy. Overall- Great example of style, extremely well balanced and clean. Brewed for the masses in Indianapolis to help convert Bud/Miller/Coors drinkers to craft beer. Excellent job guys!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
emcclarnon (1) - Indiana, USA - JUN 29, 2012 does not count
Aroma is very malty Appearance reminds me of a sun peeking through the clouds, it is moderately to highly carbonated, so it sparkles in the light. It has nice lacing that sticks around for awhile. Taste is somewhat like a domestic beer, only creamier with outstanding drinkability. It showcases plenty of malts and is well done for the style of beer. The Palate is very creamy with a nice smooth mouthfeel. When compared to budweiser, bud is a 4 and this is a 9. Overall, I will be buying this again, Consider me a well satisfied customer. Another classic Indiana beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - JUN 11, 2012
16oz can. Rating #62. I had this a few days ago. Real nice beer, nice crisp maltiness with a touch of a hop bite. Very clean and well done. (2398)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kddewees (56) - Muncie, Indiana, USA - JAN 2, 2011
Very good taste, makes for a good dinner beer. Very crisp. Very light in color.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dcschiller (2207) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Can from Rayl101. Pours a clear straw color with white head and active carbonation. Aroma has cracker, biscuit, wheat. Taste is sweet, almost fruity, with light bitterness. Slick texture that gives way to some dryness. Pretty good. Crisp and refreshing and would be a solid summer beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpar73 (955) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - SEP 16, 2013
On tap at Detour in Carmel. Pours a clear yellow-gold with a small white head. Nice aroma of sweet malt, corn and some grassiness. Flavor is sweet and biscuity with a nice dry finish. A nice, sessionable brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmarsh123 (163) - Indiana, USA - OCT 2, 2013
A- Golden straw color. White head with good retention S- Not a whole lot going on here. Very mild. T - Very crisp and clean. Slightly sweet. M - Highly carbonated leaves a dry finish, but has a little body to it. D - This is probably my favorite lawnmower beer. Very light and crisp, but still actually contains flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jefcon (1656) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - SEP 6, 2014
A little citrus-y and very malty on the nose, with a substantial bread, toast, oatmeal contribution from lots of malt. Still, the beer is in balance, and there is a unique astringency from the hops that would leave one to believe there is more alcohol to this beer than there really is. Generous palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LtDan (1806) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - AUG 21, 2010
Appearance: Pours a clear yellow gold with a decent white head.

Aroma: Light bready notes, honey suckle.

Taste: Like a beautiful pale lager with no horrible twang. Has a slight honey finish.

Mouthfeel: Crisp, clean, refreshing.

Overall: Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aubrey (3509) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - DEC 7, 2011
Not my favorite style, Iíll admit, but this is a good example. Lively carbonation; smooth body. Sweet malt base with elements of milk, soda, honey and cake frosting. Mild yet balancing bitterness. Somewhat herbal in nature. Overall, itís light yet flavorful; pleasant and drinkable. I wish Sun King would can some of their bolder brews.

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