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Brewed by The Little Brewing Company
Style: American Pale Ale
Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia

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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Craft brewed in the American style using Australian and English malted barley and American Cascade hops. A refreshing ale with a prominent citrus hop note, balanced towards hop flavour and bitterness.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nate2g (1548) - Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - JUN 10, 2009
Draught at Platform Bar, Brisbane. Pours amber with a small white head. Aroma of biscuit, caramel and hop notes of citrus, peach and apricot. The flavour is caramel malt, citrus and stone fruit. Medium bodied with a dry and bitter finish. A good APA.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SorenE (168) - , NEW ZEALAND - MAY 12, 2009
on tap at the local taphouse, sydney. amber with off white head. citrus hoppiness on the nose. Follows through to flavor with a bisquity nuttyness and slight diacetyl. nice

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madquacker (1064) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - MAR 19, 2009
Toffee and biscuits and a underlying grippy grain with a bit of citrus. Long on the palate with plenty of depth. Nice ABV balance. An excellent small batch brew.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (3997) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 31, 2008
Another good beer from The Little Brewing Company. Poured with a good white head that lasted a while. Amber in colour with a medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bozoNZ (731) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 25, 2008
330ml bottle b/b 10 Apr 09. Mid bronze good head with huge bubbles. Nice earthy hop aroma with good marmalade touches. Nothing much to begin with in the mouth but grows with a nice biscuit cara malt backing and a good weigh in towards the end with the dry, raw almost cone hop feel. Nice late hop charastics with more than the normal american cascade traits. Could do a few pints of this quite nicely

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bluevegie (3065) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - OCT 19, 2008
Clear, good looking, amber body although a poor head. I notice caramel more in the aroma than the promised hops. Taste is a little better but not a lot of body or big on flavours, an american pale ale but not one of my favourites.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerledgend (1197) - Waterloo, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 11, 2008
Dark amber in colour, creamy white head. Big green hop aroma, floral hop flavours, dissapointed in the short mouthfeel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gam (3493) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 4, 2008
Big frothy head on an amber pour,strong carbonation.Aroma peach,citrus,floral note.Flavour nice sweetness of stonefruit,citrus hops have a good touch.The bitterness is easy on the taste buds.There is a melon touch.Finish bitter,dry just short on full flavours.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lunkie (1537) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - JUN 19, 2008
Honey malt hop aroma with slight smokeyness. Clear red amber colour with fair head and lacing. Malt hop flavour with spices.and slight smokeyness. Smooth palate.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Muggus69 (1401) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - MAY 29, 2008
330ml bottle, BB 19 Aug 08, served chilled. Pours a slightly hazy reddish copper body with white foam. Fragrant hops on the nose, particularly fruity, grapefruit sharpness, peach skins, earthy spice, some toffee malt in the background. Moderately low carbonation, leanish body, slight creaminess about the texture, drying towards a lingering bitter finish. Unripe peach on the body, sharp grapefruit certainly cutting through, hint of tropical fruitiness blending with a faint nutty maltiness. Citrus lingering. Hop dominated APA, one of the better Aussie examples.


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