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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Appealing Sorachi hops, an uncommon hop from Japan, balanced with lighter malts. Citrusy, fresh, clean. Sumír Organic Summer Ale pairs well with summer. It is an easy companion to most foods on the summer grill, such as chicken, fish, and burgers. Pairs well with curries and spicy foods. Try it with sushi!


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2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bpreo (1491) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Made with a rare Japanese hop, and recommended to pair with sushi. You donít have to tell me even once.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jkwood04 (3744) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 11, 2014
12oz bottle. Looks light. Aroma of light floral and spicy hops, some pale and light caramel malts, and some dough. Flavor the same. Average to lighter texture. A refreshing beer, but not the best.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sawbuck (286) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Hazy aroma of some light citrus/lemon and hints of malt. Some mild notes of hops. Pale yellow color with a bleach white head, thin. For a summer beer, nice sweet malt backbone, with a light citrus tone. Finishes well balanced with sweetness from malt and bitterness from hops. Carobnation is lively and refreshing. Great summer brew.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Fritz123 (907) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUN 29, 2014
12oz. bottle at home from Total Wine. Poured into a snifter. Clear, sparkling gold with a thick head. Some great lacing. Aroma was mild with coriander and cereal. Taste was lacking however. Mild bitterness, cereal, low carbonation. I like blondes but this one was rather boring.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DialSquare (2498) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 28, 2014
12oz bottle from Luckyís Market. Yellow - gold pour with thin white head and loose sheets of lacing. Aroma of pale malt, floral, honey. Tastes are along those lines with sweet bready, little spice and grass. Like a pilsner to me. Ok.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5135) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle to taster. Looks solid; a fairly transparent light gold with white head. Smells of yeast, hops, and a bit of citrus. Tastes like it smells with a solid mouthfeel. Not bad, and hoppier than I expected.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kambei70 (551) - - JUN 23, 2014
Appealing Sorachi hops, an uncommon hop from Japan, balanced with lighter malts. Citrusy, fresh, clean. Sum’r Organic Summer Ale pairs well with summer. It is an easy companion to most foods on the summer grill, such as chicken, fish, and burgers. Pairs well with curries and spicy foods. Try it with sushi! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fluffy (1466) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUN 21, 2014
While blonde tend to be kinda thin and forgettable, this one tends to be a little more in terms of backbone and finish. Quite nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeremyh70 (654) - Missouri, USA - JUN 20, 2014
A slightly hazy straw yellow with a frothy white head and good lacing. Aroma is slightly grainy and sweet with some lemon and a hint of spice. Taste has an initial malty sweetness with citrus and lemon character. Bready with a bit of spice and leafy green bitterness. Finishes mostly dry with a hint of lingering bitterness. Mouthfeel is semi creamy and medium-light bodied with moderate carbonation. Pleasant and flavorful blonde ale. Easy drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
jh773 (68) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Hazy pale yellow in the glass; smells like grass, citrus and freshwater lakes. Flavor is refreshing and slightly dry, hint of corn. Plain but very refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
unclemattie (4117) - Georgia, USA - JUN 18, 2014
12oz can. Slightly cloudy, pale yellow color. Crisp. Hints of lemon. Nice hops. Light flavor. Tastes of a Golden Ale. Pale grains, tropical fruit esters. So refreshing! (4094)


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