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Road trips are carefree adventures that usually take unexpected twists, like when we created this beer. It started out as a Pilsner recipe, but halfway through it blew a tire and Ale yeast was put on as the spare. The result was so good, it never could have been planned!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 30, 2008
Pours a golden yellow color with a white head. Aroma is honey, grain, and lots of spicy peppery hops. Flavor is grain, biscuit, pilsner malts, and a spicy peppery hop finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ucusty (2691) - raleigh, North Carolina, USA - MAY 23, 2008
Barely hazy and gold. White head that really dissipated quickly. Grassy aroma. Slightly fruity up front with a hop tease finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
nick76 (4304) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAY 13, 2008
It Definitely has a pot quality to the aroma. There is also cheese, corn and grassy hops. The appearance is cloudy gold with a small head. The flavor is astringent with all the elements from the aroma. The palate is thin. I donít like this one despite all the lovely qualities. j/k

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cybercat (3872) - Georgia, USA - MAY 5, 2008
UPDATED: APR 13, 2012 2012 version. Pours a nice clear amber with a fine-bubbled off-white head. Aroma is malty with a strong hoppy undertone. Flavor is quite hoppy, more like an IPA than a pilsner, with some bitterness and a malty, fruity undertone. Smooth texture has a fair amount of fizz and average body. If you have had past versions, try this one!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
CheersMate (1313) - Fremont (Seattle), Washington, USA - APR 22, 2008
This beer has a nice gold color with a slight caramel hue. The beer looks like a brew that my bro and I just brewed. It is just funny how they are charging nearly 9$ for this crap. This beer has a nice fruity aroma. It has a pilsner/fruit aroma. I smell the hops slightly, but they are not that pungent. I can see where it started out as a pils, but they decided to change the recipe. A subtle hop aroma, but mainly matls. Not really that creamy. It seems like they watered the beer down a wee bit. It can be creamy at times, but not as much as I would like it to be. There are some nice flavors here, but there is nothing that stands out. The beer is a huge let down considering Sweetwater is a local brewery to me. For an ale this thing needs some work.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
afterglow (1047) - Florida, USA - APR 3, 2008
Bottle. Pours a clear golden with a small short lived white head that leaves minimal lacing. Aroma of pilsner malt and butter. Taste is the same as aroma. Medium mouthfeel with a mild amount of bitterness. Good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
crizay (1050) - Brook Park, Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2008
Golden pour, medium fluffy white head. Aroma isbready, butter, and straw. Flavor is pretty much the same buttery, bready and just stale graininess.. Itís worse than a light bmc.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bockyhorsey (2610) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - MAR 19, 2008
12oz bottle courtesy of brentfeesh. Zesty pale lemon citrus aroma. Gold body with white head. Odd flavor as this one has mild bitter some zesty soap, some dry lemon citrus. Lot going on but quenched the palate leaves a dry citrus aftertaste. This brew would go good with chicken wings if I had some right now. Thanks Brent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (9314) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 23, 2008
A blonde with saaz hops. Starts neutral creamy, bitterness is understated and even so is the hops. Mouthfeel is above average and creamy. Its sessionable, its smooth drinking beverage, and it should appeal to lots of people. Creamy cloudy yellow.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (5390) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - FEB 4, 2008
A slightly hazed golden our with a hint of orange. A nose of light malt with the presence of adjunts at first. Hints of sweet malt fades to a light fine finishing bitter. A bit foamy at best medium bodied. Not bad at all. A beer that might should have been a little colder than the 50* of the one that I had. Not the presence of wet paper that I usually associate with this style.

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