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RATINGS: 922   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   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.


UDBeernut's rating

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
UDBeernut (2582) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - NOV 4, 2012
cask. orange hue capped by a white head with good retention. Nose of pine, grapefruit, and lemon. body has a solid malt base with light caramel. Finish has amble bitterness and citrus punch. This beer went down fast.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
TET (2539) - Kaarina, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2016
An orange beer, a head is medium and blond. Aroma has fruitness of lemon, herbs and some grass. Taste has herbs, hay and some fruitness, medium bitterness. Medium bodied. Herbal and nicely bitter.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tcon25 (536) - Duvall, Washington, USA - JUL 8, 2016
Draft pour at the Collective, golden pour thin head, aroma lite hops, flavor is very malty little bitter nice flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandman (2818) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 28, 2016
Numbers and comments, some miscellaneous notes: sweet, quite fruity, some cookies. Easy one.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Breezy4life (35) - - JUN 23, 2016
Color is a nice amber. Aroma is floral. Taste is balanced malt and hop. Palate is heavy on the malt. Meh beer. Would not buy again. *12 oz can into pint glass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
axl (511) - Lund, SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2016
355ml bottle. Clear shiny brown with small white head. Aroma is slightly ashy and malty with caramel, orange, weak citrus, grass and slight zesty grapefruit. Taste is similar with caramel, crisp bread, citrus zest and grass. Medium mouthfeel, medium carbonation and bitter aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
FraekkeFyr87 (299) - - JUN 13, 2016
The aroma is full of hops, barley, caramel, dried fruits, citrus and butter. The coir is caramellike. The taste is full of hops, caramel, barley and butter with a metallic finish. Not that impressing.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (6233) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUN 10, 2016
Tap@ viisi penniä, Victory Tap takeover. Pours amber color with a thin white head. Biscuity malty, dark fruity aroma. Flavor has biscuity malts, sweet fruits, hops. Leafy, tea notes. Good drinkability.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2898) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2016
Keg at Brewdog Shepherds Bush, London. A light golden/amber coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, floral, lemon aroma. Tastes similar, hoppy, floral, lemon, bitter/sweet.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Smithld1 (177) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2016
Keg. Not really a fan. Looks good, tastes like lager. Fairly pointless drop

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (8494) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2016
Keg at Brewdog Shep’s bush. A dark orange coloured pour with a lasting frothy white head. Aroma is sweet floral berry, light jammy fruits, Honey, hint of lemon. Flavour is semi sweet, honey, berry fruit, blackberry, crisp pithy lemon. Palate is semi sweet with frothy crisp carbonation. Decent pale ale.


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