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Surf County Line Rye Pale Ale

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   IBU: 41   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Brewed as an American Pale Ale with a twist, a healthy dose of rye adds a subtle spiciness and frothy white head while generous amounts of pleasantly spicy and floral American hops compliment the gentle rye character.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lusikka (6355) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 10, 2014
650 ml bottle. Pours a copper colour with a small head. Aroma of floral hops, grapefruit and some pine. Flavour of sweet malts, grapefruit, some gooseberries and grass. Medium bodied and soft mouthfeel. Refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandman (2110) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 5, 2014
Copper body, white head. Aroma has much mellow fruits, some spice and green apple. Very sharp and soft caramel. Bit tangy bittetness. Quite good. Banana and pear and apricot in aftertaste.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danyel (882) - Colorado, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange with white head. Aroma is spicy, grainy. Taste is very grainy with lots of really spicy aftertaste, full flavor, medium bodied. Overall, very good. An excellent rye pale ale!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15420) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2014
27th July 2014
Hazy amber beer, good pale cream colour head. Palate is airy with fine carbonation. Mellow airy malts with traces of cream and rye spice. Tangerine and orange hops, touch of peel. Sorachi Ace like lemon lingers in the background. Light semi dry finish. Pretty drinkable and tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (6200) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - JUL 9, 2014
Draft at the Ojai Resort and Spa. Pours orange with an off white head. Juicy and fruity malts, moderate sweetness, with hints of rye malts and floral hops. Pretty good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AAEA (127) - California, USA - JUN 3, 2014
22 FL OZ ($5.99) this is a really good beer. A very good flavor. very crisp taste i like this alot. will be drinking again if i can find it. i suggest that you try this beer if you can find it.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DocJitsu (1008) - Florida, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Pours a murky honey-golden color with a gigantic light tan colored head. Pleasant citrusy, toasty malt nose. Wet, slick, full texture. Toasty malt, caramel, citrus, rye, and ripe fruit.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
MattH (650) - California, USA - MAY 3, 2014
Tap at Snapper Joe’s in Ventura. Amber pour. Aroma is spicy hops and rye. Taste is rye, pine and spicy hops balanced with a decent malty sweetness.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11276) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 2, 2014
Bomber from Craft Beer Kings. Pours light amber with a foamy white head. Aroma of cooked malt, rye spice, and some sort of hop. Med body or better. Flavor is very heavy caramel, with rye spice and arguably floral hop. It’s quite rye, and pretty floral or fruity. This is a substantial ale. It’s flavorful, and well balanced. Unexpectedly tasty.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (2754) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 5, 2014
UPDATED: APR 13, 2014 Tap at the Los Angeles Beer Festival 2014. Pours with a clear orange-golden hued body with a small white head. Decent lacing. Aroma of light pine, taste is caramel.


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