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RATINGS: 1060   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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2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maddmatt639 (277) - Pacifica, California, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Some retention with minimal lacing. Smells of very light citrus notes and some lemon. Tastes of lemon and some wheat. Slight bitterness in aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
garrison (784) - 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.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
tonypreto (50) - Akron, Ohio, USA - NOV 14, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into pint glass. Great, strong hoppy aroma. Head dissapates quickly. Tasted great. Solid west coast style.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RABinCO (1399) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Giant ass draft pour into a chilled glass at the Atlanta airport. Deep gold, thick white head. Dank grassy aroma with hints of citrus. Taste is lightly bitter, grass, fresh citrus zest, hints of pine and cereal. Damn good. Super fresh.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
portableparty (1943) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - OCT 27, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours orange Amber color with a soapy off white head that fades. Aroma is of sweet malt herbal hops and soft pine spruce. Taste is pretty much the same with the mslt really over taking the hops. Palate is thin fizzy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BazookaJoe (252) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2014
Pours golden orange with a citrusy hop aroma. Sweet caramel and citrus flavor that finishes not very bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
elbernays (594) - Dublin, IRELAND - OCT 23, 2014
Bottle from local Kings supermarket orlando. Pours amber with white head. Slight floral hops. Flavour is biscuit malt. Dry finish. Okay

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nephilium (1391) - Ohio, USA - OCT 21, 2014
Floral aroma with a hint of pine. Pours a clear light amber with a thin white head. Crisp flavor with just a touch of bready and caramel malt flavors at the beginning, fading to a floral bitter finish. Light on the palate and easy drinking, a very good example of an American Pale Ale

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ramboraffe (676) - SWEDEN - OCT 13, 2014
500 ml can at Georgia dome. Smell is hoppy with grapefruit citrus and pine. Taste is very light malty with bitter hops with hay and flowers. High bitterness and medium carbonation. Dry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EyeAmBaldman (296) - Illinois, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Pours a light amber with a one finger head that leaves nice lacing in the glass. Aroma is citrus and malt. Nice, strong carbonation on the tongue with a taste of citrus and grapefruit. This is a nice pale ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcartamdg (2050) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - SEP 16, 2014
Pours a hazy yellow with a thin white head. Aroma of bitter citrus and pine, grassy and earthy. Taste is bitter hops, grass and hay. Light and bitter, really refreshing.


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