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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Terminal Gravity Pale Ale is a light brown to copper colored beer whose rich caramel malt flavors are offset by rich hop palette that combines the aroma of a evergreen forest on a summer day with earthy and spicy notes.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1381) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - SEP 16, 2014
Pours a thin head on a cloudy medium straw colored body. The aroma is sharp lemon with a little pine and grain. The taste is grain, moderate bitterness with a dry bitter finish. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation. Refreshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldMrCrow (1943) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle.

Explodes out of the bottle all over the kitchen counter. Orange tan pour, yellowed head, sediment. Bready aroma, a bit of metal. ESB elements. Sweet with orchard fruit. Aged barleywine caramels (whatís that about?). An unusual APA to say the least, but entirely tasty.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanuta06 (355) - Washington, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Serving: from tap at The Noble Fir. Aroma: couldnít detect. Appearance: average-sized, frothy, off-white, initial head with no lacing and fully diminishing longevity. Hazy, dark-amber body. Taste: lightly sweet, caramel malt initial flavor and finish with short duration. Palate: medium body with watery texture and lively carbonation. Overall: not bad. It was sweet but not overly so. Iíd drink it again.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders8000 (390) - aarhus.c., DENMARK - AUG 26, 2012
Poured deep bed with a thin head. A mild pale with forward malt tones and low hop resins and bitterness. Some yeast esters, light fruits, malt sweetness and a mild grassy, hop floralness

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cmonster (982) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 3, 2012
Bottle served in an English pint. Dark clear orange amber with a short head. Decent retention and lacing. Sweet heavy malt aroma. Similar flavor profile. Medium body, soft carbonation, and a malty and bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
22415brewery (378) - redmond, Washington, USA - NOV 16, 2011
Fruity. English style pale ale. I wasnít sure what to expect when I cracked this one open, but I am pleasantly surprised. It pours a medium caramel with amber highlights with a fair bit of compact foam. Definitely fruity esthers on the nose, sweet bread yeast, with a golden malt aroma. Medium body has caramel and toffee like flavors. The bitterness is neutral but present, with little to no citrus aromas. Floral would be a good description of its hop profile. Creaminess can be interpreted as a bit of diacetyl/butteriness in the finish. This pale ale leans more towards ESB than OB.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BK7 (748) - Turner, Oregon, USA - SEP 21, 2011
Bottle. Being a fan of Terminal Gravity India Pale Ale I was surprised and disappointed in the lack of hoppiness in this beer. Second and third bottles made me relaize that this was a very balanced and tasty beer. When I can find it I always put a couple of six packs in my fridge.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brenn79 (1577) - Idaho, USA - AUG 26, 2011
12 oz. bottle- Pours orangeish amber with a thin white head, aroma is sweet caramel, English hops, which in my opinion seem to always have a dirty dishwater aroma to them, it smells more like an Octoberfest than a pale ale. The taste is caramel sweet up front, followed by a mild dry bitterness, very creamy, fresh tasting. It doesnít taste like a pale ale, but is still pretty tasty. Body is medium, carbonation is high. They went against the grain with this one, It could have turned out a disaster, but seems to be pretty good. They could market this as a hopped up ESB or Octoberfest, which seems to me to be more accurate.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Reid (1944) - Salem, Oregon, USA - AUG 13, 2011
12 oz from Lifesource,Salem. $1.45 Clear amber ale with a nice inch high off white ,creamy,thick head Nice slighly subdued English hop style aromas..creamy cereal in the back. Taste is very pleasing..its hoppy OK but also a thick and chewy malt balances it out..very pleasant semi bitter creamy finish. Great creamy mouthfeel to this one, Actually an excellent pale ale.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
poisoneddwarf (1760) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - JUN 22, 2011
12 oz bottle into lager glass. My bottle reads 6.1 % ABV. Pours a hazy orangeish-copper with a medium off-white head that collapses in a minute, leaving a thin blanket and collar of foam; leaves some decorative lacework. Aroma is caramel, buttered biscuits; not very assertive. Doesnít smell very hoppy like it says in the description up there. Taste is mostly sweet with bitterness coming up secondary and a faintly tart edge. This is one of the sweetest pales Iíve ever had--not in a cloying caramel malt kind of way, though, because itís really tasty. Different. Carbonation and body are medium and the texture is creamy. Very good.


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