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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.55   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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This American-style golden ale is our lightest, in both color and flavor. Bright Spot is brewed with locally malted 2-row barley and the finest American, Czech and German hops lending a well-balanced, refreshing taste. A compliment to nearly any of our menu choices.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2007
Sample from tap at the brewpub. Clear golden yellow with huge white head. Aroma is light hoppy. Flavour is soft floral hoppy going into a bitter finish blended with grassy notes and light malty. Light, not watery and still tasteful.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bu11zeye (11942) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 2, 2007
(Draft) Pours a clear pale yellow with a small white head. Aroma of soap and grain. Flavor of sweet malt and hops.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
argo0 (11533) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 20, 2003
Clear golden body with minimla off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, slightly malty. Taste is grainy, mildly sweet, with a hint of graininess. Clearly an attempt at an accessible beer, but what you're left with is a poor lawnmower beer.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 06/23/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

clear yellow, dense white head, lots of lace, light sweet malt aroma, sweet malt flavor, touch of corn sweetness, light bitterness

Aroma: 3/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 3/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 7/20
Rating: 1.9/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: *+/4

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
hopscotch (9161) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 1, 2007
Draft... RBSG 07... Clear yellow ale with a small, creamy, white head. Good retention and nice lacing. I’m not pulling much out of the aroma or flavor; some spent mash and light sweetness but that’s about all. Light to medium-bodied with a skim-milk mouthfeel and intermediate carbonation. Short, crisp, clean finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
CaptainCougar (7132) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - NOV 18, 2007
On tap at the brewpub on 6/22/07: Pours a clear bright golden with a small frothy, well-lacing white head. Aroma of lightly sweet pale malt and earthy noble hops. Body starts lightly pale malty sweet with a decent earthy noble hoppy bitterness toward a thinner, drier bittersweet finish. A ok golden ale.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PorterPounder (5542) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 31, 2004
Light golden appearance, decent white head and lacing. Fresh lake water aroma, the mouthfeel was a bit "off" and metallic. Slight hopiness in the back end with a decent malt presence to balance it out. Obviously brewed for the masses that just want something that tastes like Bud Light. Decent.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - OCT 4, 2007
Draft @ Brewpub: Pale yellow, light head and lacing. Nose of nice pale malt and clean, grassy hops. Subtle metal. The flavor has a nice body and a malty finish. Citrusy, clean. Ok.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skyview (5209) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - MAY 26, 2008
On draught at the brewpub near downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. Pours a clear golden pale blonde brew with an average white head that slowly dissipates to a fine film and white ring, with some nice lacing Aroma of golden grain malt, some citrus zest, grassy hops and a touch of lemon. Taste is light to medium bodied, lightly carbonated, crisp clean cut with some golden grain malt and grassy hop flavors. Finish is semi-dry, mild bitterness with a crisp citrus zest aftertaste that quickly disappears.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (5015) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JUL 23, 2007
On tap RBSG. A clean golden pour wth a thick white lacing and light head. A flavor that is malty but changes to a bit of a papery flavor and a tad of hop bitter at the finish. An aroma of light malt, corn. Nothing bad on the nose just not much there. The palate was all you could expect from the style. It was crisp and clean but a tad fizzy. Very good offering for the style.


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