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Our most popular beer. 420 Extra Pale Ale is a tasty West Coast Style Pale Ale with a good hop feel to it and a crisp finish. First brewed on April 20th, 1997 this beer has developed quite the following in the Southeast. Drink em if you got em

Medals: 2002 Silver Medal - Great American Beer Festival; 1997-2003 Creative Loafing - Readers and Criticís Choice - Best Local Beer; Silver Medal winner at the 1998 World Beer Cup; Voted top ten beers in Atlanta by the Atlanta Journal Constitution

Malts: 2 Row, Munich, Carastan 30-37

Hops: Centenial, Cascade

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pras (491) - Maryland, USA - JUL 16, 2014
This bills itself as a "west coast IPA", but when you match it up against Green Flash West Coast IPA, it tastes like water. Thatís all. A big disappointment.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TylerGreenDC (392) - - JUL 13, 2014
This is one of the palest, least flavorful ales Iíve ever had. Faint hop presence, no malts in sight, watery. Iím sure Sweetwater intends this as a gateway beer - or did - but today it just tastes dated.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CPH2200 (302) - DENMARK - JUL 12, 2014
Can 355 ml. Amber golden colour with medium head. Fruity hoppy and spicy taste with medium bitternes. Some dryness in the aftertaste. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ARH (563) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 6, 2014
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Caramel and a slightly nutty aroma come through with some grapefruit notes. The beer has a white soapy head that leaves a messy layer along with a medium thick ring above a mostly clear honey colored beer. The taste is a nice balance between medium bitter and sweet. The medium bodied beer has a light, fluffy carbonation, and a creamy texture. It finishes with a grassy and caramel flavor as well as some citrus. A clean, resin-esque quality makes up the aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bluegoosed (39) - - JUL 5, 2014
Notes of pine, citrus/grapefruit, somewhat bitter hops, and malty finish. Decent but not great.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hallinghansen (2105) - Odense S, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2014
On tap at OíMalleyís Pub. Golden body with a medium white head. Citrus, hops, fruity. Waterish mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
60minuteman (863) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Dull yellow-bronze color. Hazy. Pretty heavy on the malt. Centennial hops, light citrus, wheat, pine. Pretty light body. Bitter finish. Good carbonation. I dig the chewy texture to it. Itís actually a rather harsh beer. I couldnít drink too many of these.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
River_Master (4) - USA - JUN 28, 2014 does not count
Always buy in a can, best beer for camping and enjoying on a summer day in Florida. Also love thier IPA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dnicolaescu (945) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - JUN 27, 2014
BOTTLE 355CL BB June 2014. Look: hazy golden-amber, light beige, frothy head with poor retention. Aroma: light caramel, watery, notes of salted dry fish, no hops at all! Taste: caramel sweetness, watery in the middle, stale malts, light bitterness.

Looks like it really shows its age.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
AKORN (201) - Virginia, USA - JUN 26, 2014
Hazy yellow with a good head. Sour, hay, sweet aroma. Light malt, sour and some bitterness. Light and crisp. OK beer

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