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RATINGS: 1206   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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

mjteeters' rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjteeters (37) - Issaquah, Washington, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Six-pack from grocery. Pours dark golden/amber with an off-white head, plenty foam settling to lacy bubbles. Citrus aroma with a hint of corn. A touch of sweet to offset a mildly bitter taste, finishing with some lasting bitterness and a hint of citrus. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
malvrich (255) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - OCT 25, 2016
Bottle stamped best by 12/13/16 into a tulip. Assumed ~ 4.5 months old. A: Pours an inch of tight white head over a pale gold body. Great clarity, head retention and lacing. S: Mild pine and orange zest/grapefruit pith. T: Bitter orange pith, zest and pine. Some toffee sweetness and lingering citrus at the back. M: Light body, average level of soft carbonation. Slightly resinous finish. O: Good old school pale ale. Available, affordable and easy to recommend.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cajun (420) - Lafayette, Louisiana, USA - OCT 21, 2016
Bottle - Pours a deep gold, with soapy white head. Aroma of mixed fruit, fermented melon rind, pale malt. Flavors of light fruit, citrus, melon, hay/grass, light roasted grains, and plum. Hops finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KY_Beerhead (22) - - OCT 19, 2016
Hippy, citrus, light on the pallet. Never heard on it until they had their trucks stolen. Would definitely recommend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Concealer (1192) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 16, 2016
Can. Clear dark gold with a thin, off white head that lasts and laces. Aromas of pine, floral notes, biscuit, caramel, light fruit and earthiness. Flavor is pine, biscuit, caramel, light flora, fruit and earthy notes. Light plus bodied, smooth with a dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
dlihcsnatas (629) - Texas, USA - OCT 8, 2016
Originally found this bottles and got a six pack. They was in the back of the fridge so I didn’t get going on them till I found this again in a sampler 12 pack of CANS. From the bottle, this is a slightly hazy golden brew with a nice head that hangs on. Aroma and taste are some piney hops and decent malt backing. Really enjoying these while working outside on this nice day. Will finish it off with those 3 CANS later.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jksipa (801) - Newmarket, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 26, 2016
On tap at MS Ignite, Atl . Medium amber with a one finger slow fading white head. Mose is pine and citrus with a light toffee. Light sweet leads to a moderate citrus bitterness with tart lemon notes. Medium slick mouth with average carbonation. 7/3/7-/3+/14

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RabbleRouseRye (3) - Georgia, USA - SEP 18, 2016 does not count
The Sweetwater 420 has is a pale ale with a nice hoppy aroma. Nice one finger head with decent lacing. Adequate taste and overall above average but not great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blahbobbyblah (86) - Texas, USA - SEP 11, 2016
Poured from a bottle on a Sunday with the game going in the background. Nice head. Taste is a ehhh. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttoadee (1297) - Austin, Texas, USA - SEP 11, 2016
Slightly cloudy, medium yellow pour with less than a finger of white head. Nose is citrus. Middle is lemon and mild malt. Finish is spritzy citrus. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rxeight (2630) - Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2016
12 oz can. Best by 11/6/16. tropical hop. Juicy fruit. Quite sweet for a pale ale. Light bitterness. Very easy drinking and crushable.

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