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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.46/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A pale ale made in honor of the twins who founded the city of Rome. Using the same malted barley recipe as his twin, Remus, they differ only in the single hop variety, this one with Apollo hops.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2007
Cask at GBBF 2007. A hazy orange beer with a thin beige head. The aroma is sweet with notes of grass and pine needles, and so is the flavor, leading to a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (20004) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2007
Cask@GBBF2007. Honeyish golden colour with mediumsized white head, which vanishes fast. Aroma is bigtime grapes, fruity hops and nectar. Really nice balance. Flavour is nectary sweet along with sweet grassy and fruity hops. Some slight hints of alcohol is also showing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15503) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2007
Cask @ GBBF 2007. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Fruity, hoppy and slightly spicy aroma with lots of grapefruit. Sweet malty spicy hoppy flavor with hints of grapefruit. Malty spicy hoppy bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cgarvieuk (13160) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 14, 2007
Cask at GBBF 2007 ... pale amber ... light sweet nose ... very fruity some hops ... little lime ... smooth and soft ... bitter linger dry grapefruit. One of the better beers of the festival. and the best of the Competition

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (12651) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2007
Cask gravity at GBBF 2007. It’s fine. Piney. Bit lacking in flavour actually. Bit too piney on the finish to be pleasant.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (10778) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2007
Cask-GBBF. Hazy golden with a small white head. Grass and fruit in the aroma, lemon, pineapple, peach. Sweet and malty flavour, some fruit, and a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2009
Cask Stillage at the GBBF Bar Sans Frontiers Earl’s Court, London 08/08/2007 Fruity pine aroma. Golden coloured fruity and hoppy with some dryness in a crisp and bitter lasting finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maeib (8391) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2007
Cask conditioned - gravity dispense - GBBF 2007. A bright orange gold coloured beer. The aroma has lovely hops full of grapefruit, orange and lychee. The taste is sharp and bitter. Good citrus notes, both orange and grapefruit. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2007
A Mes rate: Gravicask at GBBF. Dark gold colour with a thin rim of white bubbles. Amazing grassy hopfest of a beer. Lovely and crisp with peach and grapefruit and a whole manner of other citric stuff. Sharp bitter finish. Yum yum.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rastacouere (6107) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 3, 2007
Considering the style, Scores ranging from 1 to 5, 5 being the most intense
Appearance:
Body:   Clear(1)->Murky(5) : 2     Pale Yellow(1)->Dark brown(5) : 2     Still(1)->Sparkling(5) : 2
Head:   None(1)->Large(5) : 1   White(1)->Tan(5) : 1   Lasting: 2   Lacing : 1
Aroma:
Intensity : 3  
Yeast : 1   Bread : XX   Apple : XX   Tropical Fruits : 2   Soap : XX   DMS : XX   Diacetyl : XX Sulfur : XX  
Malt : 3   Biscuity : 2   Hay : XX   Toasty : XX   Caramel : XX   Nuts : XX   Honey : XX   Cereals : 2   Grainy : XX
Hops : 4   Noble(1)->American(5) : 4   Leafy : XX   Spicy : 2   Floral : 4   Lemon/Lime : 2   Grapefruit : 3   Orange : XX   Herbal : 3   Grassy : XX   Pine/Spruce/Resin : 4  
Notes :   Peach/Apricot : XX   Earth : XX   Mint : XX   Butterscotch : XX   Smoke : XX
Flavor:
Initial Flavor : Dry(1)->Sweet(5) : 3   Finish Dry(1)->Sweet(5) : 2   Sourness : XX   Bitterness : 4   Complex : XX   Length : XX
Palate:
Light(1)->Full(5) : 3   Flat(1)->Fizzy(5) : 1   Clean : XX   Sharp : 3   Watery : XX   Oily : XX   Chalk : XX   Astringent : XX   Alcohol : XX   Mineral : XX   Oxidation : XX   Metallic : XX

Comments: Sharply hoppy, resiny, bitter and dry pale ale.


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