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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Just like those classic video games we all grew up with, 8-Bit Pale Ale is spectacularly simple at first glance yet remarkably fun and complex when you get into it. Our Hop Rocket infuses the character of Australian grown Galaxy Hops into an American Pale Ale, giving a unique tropical, almost melon aroma in a classic American style.

ABV: 5.2%
IBU: 40
Malts: 2 Row, Victory, Vienna & Munich
Hops: Magnum, Centennial, Cascade & Galaxy


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Crash_the_dog (139) - Fairway, Kansas, USA - APR 24, 2013
Perfect pour out of 16 oz can - deep golden color with a thick, creamy head. Hops are at the forefront if the flavors, but aren't overpowering. There is a nice crispness the the mouth feel, which paired with the relatively low ABV makes this beer very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16216) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 7, 2014
Draft @ International Tap House - Soulard, St Louis, MO. Pours a hazy golden orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter flavor. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ddemmingjr (689) - Chagrin Falls, Ohio, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Can out at lake Quivera; poured hazy orange, some off white head in the glass. Nose of herbal, melon hops, fair amount of caramel malts. Pacific NW hop profile with earthy, herbal hops and some caramel malt balance. Fairly light bodied and not as potent as one would expect after reading the ingredient profile. Day drinking beer ok ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3226) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUN 24, 2014
16oz can 6/24/14 (Jewel-Osco Mix A Six)-42° in Shaker-Pours a slightly hazy golden with a big white head. Aroma of hops, malt, and citrus. Taste of the same with more hops. This light bodied brew is well balanced and goes down quite smoothly.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (5898) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 23, 2014
16oz can from Lukas Liquors in Missouri. Best by 10/11/14. Shared with friends during Catan. Hazy golden orange color. Thin off-white head. Leaves good thicker bits of lace. Toasty light peppery malt nose. Some light tropical light citrus hop, but less than expected. Medium body. Smooth, kind of crisp lighter carbonation. Light slick. More metallic flavor than expected and less hop, a little disappointing in that regard but still cool overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CopterScott (124) - Kansas, USA - JUN 22, 2014
gold color with nice white head that leaves some lacing. Aroma is light hops and malts. Flavor is grassy hops, grainy malts, and a hint of lemon.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8760) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Can (love the art work). Poured a golden color with an averaged sized off white head. Citrus, some floral hops, and pine. Hice hoppiness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jackl (4291) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2014
Can from Macadoodles, Pineville MO. Gold pour with a prominent creamy white head. Certainly an attractive beer. Bright lemon sherbet. A bit of sea salt. Dirt-covered grass roots. Light malt body, a bit toasty. Tropical citrus flavors. Dry bitter finish. LIght body, zippy mouthfeel. Overall, simple and elegant.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nsanders (484) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Pint can. Translucent yellow with a bubbly white head. Honeydew, dry white grape, grains, and viney aromas. Taste is dryly bitter. Medium body with a soapy feel.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lemke10 (751) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 20, 2014
On tap pours a hazy, yellow color with a foamy white head. Aroma is mild with wheat, citrus, and a touch of hops. Taste is smooth, mellow and delicious. Another must try smooth beer.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
coltonhudy (15) - - MAY 20, 2014
Bright citrus notes with bright hops coming through well balanced very refreshing i love this pale ale


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