Terminal Gravity Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.49/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JUN 10, 2011
Can:   Amberish, slight haze, moderate foamy white head, nice lacing.   Very pale hop nose, moreso an earthy garage like malt base.   Weird, just smells like a damn car garage that people work on cars.   Yeah, minor hops up front, grainy backside.   Has more sweetness than I expected, and less hop umph.   Certainly a paler Pale Ale.   Luckily not so garage like on the tongue.   Not bad overall.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Pretty smooth, and the sweetness balances it out.   Worth a try in my book.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
boFNjackson (4191) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 3, 2011
Bottle... 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maxwelldeux (4164) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - MAY 22, 2015
Bottle. Pours a very cloudy amber color with a moderate off-white head on there. Nose is a bit fruity and lightly grassy, but does seem to be a little past its prime (thanks, Total Wine). Taste is a bit bitter, but with some stale earthiness coming through. All in all, average at best.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerinmarch (2830) - Washington, USA - JUL 27, 2004
On tap at the Oregon Brewers Festival 04. Pours a darker amber with a small white head. Very strong hopped aroma, kinda floral/citrus. Taste starts slightly malty and ends wit a strong bitterness. Very well balanced and smooth, but maybe a bit too hoppy for a pale ale, but Iím not complaining since i love hops. I wish i could get Terminal Gravity brews more often, then never let me down.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjg74 (2824) - Salem, Oregon, USA - APR 28, 2015
Bottle (6.1%) from LifeSource. Dark amber brownish in color. Somewhat hazy. Bready nose with a bit a little hoppiness. Some dry earthiness up front. Has characteristics of English hoppiness. Pretty good maltiness as well. Mouthfeel is pretty full. Tastes like a strong bitter or something.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldMrCrow (2157) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 29, 2014

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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Reid (2080) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
poisoneddwarf (1953) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brenn79 (1725) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1647) - 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.

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