Brewed by Wellington Brewery
Style: English Pale Ale
Guelph, Canada
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 182   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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(formerly Special Cream Pale Ale.) A refreshing and creamy smooth ale that is notably full of flavour.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
tiggmtl (4548) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 11, 2005
Light, sweet honey aroma is somewhat papery. Clear orange coloured body with shy off-white head that recedes rapidly to ring. Bland, stale, lightly sweet flavour with no hop character whatsoever. Light, somewhat thin body is still in the mouth due to very low carbonation. Bottle sampled at MontreAlers brewclub February meeting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dirkules (629) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 11, 2005
golden pour with a cereal malty taste. The head is light and so is the beer really. There are probably some very subtle notes in here of sweetness, but I missed them for most part. It’s a solid brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
volare26 (4) - Ontario, CANADA - JAN 22, 2005 does not count
Flavouful IPA Ale. Medium carbonation and distinct hoppiness. Amber colour with decent nose. Ends slightly bitter with mild sweetness. Solid if unspectacular.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Commodore (112) - Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2005
UPDATED: APR 29, 2005 Half pint at the Alex, draught. Well, it looked like a good bitter, and tasted like one too..except that it was a bit thin. Could be because it was the tap version, but it just felt like it was rolling off my tongue, and not lingering. A decent brew, but not what I have come to expect from this brewery. RE-RATE: Heck..it wasn’t as bad as I thought. A nice bitter!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (10624) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 16, 2005
Light amber ale with a good off-white head. Malty aroma with herbal notes, slightly off. Crisp malts with a sweet finish and faint hops in final. Medium bodied. Not as good as i remembered it though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OKBeer (1171) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - OCT 19, 2004
341 ml bottle courtesy pintbypint. Copper colour with a mostly lasting frothy and rocky off-white head. Bready, fruity, and caramel aroma. Light bready malts and fruitiness with a light earthy bitter finish. Medium bodied and refreshing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
rudolf (2342) - Buffalo, New York, USA - OCT 18, 2004
Biscuty, slightly spicy with a sour finish. The body is the best thing about this beer. Not much of an aroma, some toasty malt/hops in there..

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
iam (369) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 20, 2004
Pours an amber colour with no head. Sweet hopped malt aroma. Body is alot lighter than I thought it would be. Taste also light with some sweet caramel malt and some hops. A little too watery but still a decent beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pintbypint (2746) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 15, 2004
341ml brown bottle. Poured amber, scarce thin white head. Sweetish aroma with honey and orange notes. Malty body, gently hopped. Earthy finish with some bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
shintriad (700) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 8, 2004
UPDATED: MAY 20, 2006 Light auburn. Watery appearance and the head comes and goes. Smells like a cross between a wiezen and a trappist, heavy on bubblegum and banana, some sweet caramel. Starts a bit tart and sweet and finishes with distinct cantaloupe notes, otherwise dry, bland, minerally. Thin on flavour overall, unfortunately, but the melon flavour gives it an appealing distinction. Otherwise, a decent but unfinished beer.

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