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RATINGS: 771   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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The pure water we receive from the East Branch of the Brandywine Creek that begins its journey to us just under 14 miles from where we brew with it. We’ll be celebrating this water (insert your lite beer joke here) with our anniversary beer, Headwaters Pale Ale, due to be released February 15, 2011. Now, considering that beer is the product of four simple ingredients and the three other than water rely on water for their existence, we’ve had a fair amount of latitude in paying homage to water in our beer. So, we’ve played all of our cards deftly, bringing the hops, malt and yeast in harmony, with our great local water as the conductor in Headwaters Pale Ale.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nekronos (3646) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAR 30, 2014
Nice and quite smooth. Easy to drink and very golden in features. NICe and enjoyable it is.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thorongil2 (1396) - , Ontario, CANADA - MAR 29, 2014
(bottle) clear bright orange amber colour with a small white head; aroma of bread; funk; mostly dry, pleasant flavour with a long medium bitter finish

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ThirstyBird (1707) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - MAR 29, 2014
Pours a clear golden color with a light tan head. The smell is citrus, grapefruit. The taste is Light malt, citrus, grapefruit, ending dry and nicely bitter. Light body, soft fine carbonation...Super! A tasty brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koelschtrinker (11070) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAR 28, 2014
Leicht hopfiger, sehr süffiger Antrunk. Vollmundig bitter, angenehm fruchtig. Süffiges gutes Pale Ale! 11/11/10/11//11

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2216) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - MAR 21, 2014
12oz bottle with slightly unreadable best by date which seems to have been a few months ago. Nose is citrus and resin. Sip adds caramel and some floral notes. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsquire (3565) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - MAR 13, 2014
Golden color with a foamy white head. Light citrus hop nose. Soft grainy malts with lemon and bitter orange peel hops. The finish seems a bit thin. Not much here really.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (5077) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Sampled at Bigelos with Debbie and Joe. Filtered which is what many of their beers seem to be. This beer is citrus and softer malts. Citrus and some lemon notes. Grain. I like the citrus here and this is almost sessionable which is a bonus. Not bad at all.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2014
Bottle @All My Vinyl Tasting, Edinburgh. Pours golden thin-ish white head. Grapefruit nose, some sweet malty hints on the nose as well. Quite bitter straight away (lemon/bitter lemon) a sharp fruity-ness, nice enough just a little thin on the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bule (875) - California, USA - MAR 1, 2014
12oz bottle pours an amber color without much head. Mild hop flavors that linger.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (4254) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours hazy pale gold, thin white head. Aromas mostly lemon, some cereal grains. More malt-sweet on the taste, nice lemon bitterness. Bit thin on the finish though.


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