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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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This generously hopped pale ale is a strike in your mouth! Brewed with lots of Pacific Northwest & New Zealand hops this beer is ten frames of big citrus and tropical fruit aroma and flavor. A strong malt backbone rounds it out and makes this pale ale a delight for the senses. The pins may be small but the flavor is huge! In our town, we roll Duckpin—a true Baltimore original.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
radio_nowhere (1214) - Maryland, USA - AUG 5, 2015
Can into tulip glass, cloudy amber-hued golden color with white head. Aroma notes of malt sweetness and light citrus/tropical hops. Taste adds toast, floral hop bitterness and light grapefruit. Light-medium body, moderate carbonation, creamy, dry with grassy/pine finish. Pretty fruity pale ale, nicely done.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjoeng (207) - - JUN 18, 2015
5.3%ABV. American Pale Ale. There is no nose to speak of. Tapped out an amber gold, about 6-8º SRM Full malty body. Deep bitter hops. Overall, a good working man’s beer. Served cold in a pint glass to take the edge off the day before heading home.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
katrinaez (618) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Nice hops a little grapefruit scent and crisp taste. Mouth has a sugar sticky feel at the end. Tap

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BierMeHoos (352) - Maryland, USA - APR 24, 2015
Poured from a can. Appearance is orange amber color. Aroma is sweet, citrusy hop aroma that's slightly musty. Taste is hop flavor with a malt bitterness. Palate is bit thin. Medium carbonation and a lightish body. Overall good, drink it again.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (3536) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - APR 1, 2015
16 oz draft at Black Jack in a standard pint glass. Clear golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of floral, citrus, light toast. Tastes of nice citrus, floral and bitter hops, light tropical fruit. Medium body with a semi-dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcartamdg (2484) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 10, 2015
Pours an amber orange with a thin white head. Aroma of grain and citrusy hops. Taste is bitter hops, pine and citrus. very grainy.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rxeight (1938) - Illinois, USA - JAN 5, 2015
12oz can. Hazy golden pour. Slight hoppy floral. Touch bitter, kinda sweet malt. Ok IPA, drinkable but slightly boring.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Huhzubendah (3068) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Can. Orange body with hints of amber and a half inch of head. Citrusy aroma with a touch of grass. Mild earthy character with cracker & biscuit malt notes. Fairly balanced, in favor of hops. Juicy and relatively light in body with zesty carbonation. Decent.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bill Becker (565) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - DEC 25, 2014
12 ounce can I got from a good buddy...Robert A. Thanks! I could smell the pine as soon as I pulled the tab on the can. It’s a slightly hazy honey gold colour with a firm 1" head of foam. It started off bigger but refuses to get smaller. Smell? I already covered that above. ;^) The taste is as piney as any I’ve had in a Pale Ale with more than a hint of some tropical fruit going on in the background. I get a bit of bready malt but nothing that I would remotely call sweet. As in sugary sweet, not as in sweeeet, this brew is good. Perfecto mouthfeel, this is one heck of a delicious hop forward Pale Ale!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
valpoaj (663) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - DEC 23, 2014
Can pour - clean gold with a medium sized white head that fades quickly. Aroma is quite bold...fresh citrus hops with some floral notes on the side...mild biscuit note in the background. Flavor is hop-forward, aggressive, but in a good way...the tropical fruit hops dominate, with some grassy hops and a slight malt backbone in there. Palate is lively and solid. Good offering - would like to try more from this brewery down the road!


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