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RATINGS: 313   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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We practice alchemy every day turning water, malt, hops and yeast into liquid gold. Alchemy Ale melds years of experimentation and our special Alchemy hop blend, in a pure expression of brewing art and science. Join us in unlocking the mystery to the perfectly balanced, perfectly hopped ale. Alchemy Ale has a bright, distinct hop character balanced with hints of caramel and a remarkably smooth finish.

Proprietary Hop Blend: Alchemy hops are a blend of choice hops from the Pacific Northwest, hand-selected by our brewers each year. This secret blend is the backbone of all our beers, and the magic behind Alchemy Ale.

Malts: Pale, Caramel, Munich, Vienna Extra Special Original Gravity: 13.8 Plato


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (7375) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle thanks to the Moncada folks during RBESG 2014 Grand Tasting. It pours clear amber with a small bubbly white head. The nose is soft, fruity, caramel and generic stone fruit. The taste is bitter-sweet, pine, tropical fruits, straw, light pepper and grapefruit with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Simple enough APA, but not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (6523) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 10, 2014
355 ml bottle @ Kaisla, Helsinki. Pours a golden hazy colour with a small foamy head. Aroma of floral hops, orange, some ripe banana and grass. Flavour of overly sweet malts, floral hops, apricot, grass and citrus. Medium bodied. Not that fresh unfortunately.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9487) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle... Pours clear and apricot-colored with a small, creamy, white head. The aroma offers citrus fruits and fuzzy stone fruits, along with a nice caramel undercurrent and a suggestion of resin. Medium-bodied with adequate carbonation. The flavor strikes a perfect balance between caramel, grapefruit and bright, juicy peach. Tongue-numbing, Novocain-like finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deaconmike (399) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber with tan head. Massive caramel aroma. Mostly sweet with a bit of hops in the finish. Medium body with soft carb. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niall73 (1866) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle at rbesg. Pours amber with an off white head. Aroma is caramel, orange, trop fruit. Medium body, medium carbonation. Light caramel, orange zest, lemon, pine, light wood... Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerbaaron (1337) - Arizona, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Clear pale yellow amber with minimal head. Fairly bright hoppy aroma. Light body. Mild bitterness. Touch of sweetness. I like the balance. Not alot going on but good flavor and a pleasure to drink.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrJoller (77) - ITALY - AUG 2, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 16, 2014 Pour is orange, aroma is fruity and a bit punget, low carb, vast vanishing head, extremely strong resin piney hopping with no room for malt sweetiness, this beer could use some citrus note to balance the resin flavors, pretty drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (2302) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 31, 2014
Reddish amber light body with some white head, quickly fading and nice lacing. Pine and resin and bit fruity aroma. Taste is slightly hoppy, a touch of fruit juice and cereal but pretty subdued. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
miyauchi38 (353) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 30, 2014
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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (4070) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - JUL 29, 2014
Distinctive tea nose. Hazy copper, medium lacy head. Tea and dried leaves flavor, fairly dry, minimal astringency, low bitterness. Mild hop profile, serviceable as an amber, lacking as an APA. Session APA? No, let’s just call this an amber.


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