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RATINGS: 1069   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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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 Critic’s 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


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TomTron (395) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - NOV 15, 2012
Pours a slightly hazy orange with a sudsy white head. Aromas of grassy hops and some yeast. Taste is a tad hoppy but the caramel malts are also there balancing it out. Seems the hops left on the tongue are more predominant in the aftertaste than in the initial sip. Not an outstanding representation of the style but a rather drinkable one that is widely available everywhere in my region.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6927) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Big can at Turner field for the braves game. Appearance is a little tough to get right since I didn’t put it in a cup. Clear gold with a medium sized white head. Soft grainy malt, gentle citrus hops. Medium bodied, a bit of sweetness and malt. Nice citrus bite. Gentle bitter finish. Tasty.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
geeklimit (208) - USA - DEC 21, 2014
Pours a amber-gold. Large foam cream head that sticks to the glass. Caramel malt aroma. General malt taste, slightly acrid aftertaste, sticky mouthfeel. Very carbonated.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
redlem (1306) - Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Light amber with very small head, little carbonation. Mild citrus aroma, actually bland. As is the taste, a decent malt taste but the hops are lost.

3.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hoptimusPrimed (63) - SPAIN - DEC 14, 2014
Consumed from plastic cup, originally in can. Refreshing but with a good hoppyness level.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wlajwl (4066) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - DEC 12, 2014
Aroma is citrus, fruit and sweetish malts. The flavor is citrus, fruit, very mild hop resin, an undercurrent of English malts and a dry and slightly bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanuta06 (355) - Washington, USA - DEC 1, 2014
Serving: from tap at The Floridian. Aroma: none detected. Appearance: small, creamy, off-white head with fair lacing and fully diminishing longevity. Clear, dark-yellow body. Taste: lightly bitter, grapefruit initial flavor and lightly bitter, grapefruit and nut finish with average duration. Palate: medium bodied with oily texture and soft carbonation. Overall: not bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
williamstome (994) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Orange gold pour, small off-white head. Crisp aroma of biscuit, orange, toast and flowers. Flavor is fresh citrus, grass, flowers, toast at biscuit. Crisp and refreshing, if a bit thin.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ChiGuy68 (426) - Illinois, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Tasted from a 12oz. bottle. It poured a slightly hazy amber hue with a frothy off white head and spotty lacing. A slight malt aroma, but not much to speak of. A mild malt taste with a bitter finish. I’m not impressed. The 420 in the name suggests a better way to get your buzz on.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (2500) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Draft in Bluffton, SC. Pours hazy amber with a thick, foamy off white head. Tastes like musky malt, light pine hops, some corn sweetness, smooth. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like light citrus, light sweet corn, and light musky hops.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
garrison (789) - Cin. city, Ohio, USA - NOV 20, 2014
Purchased from the Shell station at the corner of West 8th and Lynn Street - Well, this is a fine example of a Pacific Coast India Pale Ale, with the standard grapefruit/pine flavor of the type. It’s a good beer.


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