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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Bursting with hop flavor and aroma, this is a classic American pale ale...Bold, yet very smooth...critically acclaimed, this pale ale will please the discerning beer palates.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
3Faveryrogue (181) - Aslip, Illinois, USA - SEP 14, 2010
Like most, I’m attracted to beer in a can. [A] Herbal and cirus tea, grain, light caramel, pale malt. [A] The graphics on the can look like a high-school "graphics-design" project. This one pours a hazy orange/amber. White head rises and falls. [F] Taste is pale malts, with more caramel, heavier tea, and finally some spritzy hops on finish. FInishes caramel, herbal, and hoppy. [P] This beer is almost the definitive example of a medium body. Just enough carbonation and hop tingle to cleanse the palate, but a full mouth feel. Wasn’t too heavy or watery. Though it could have been more satisfying. [O] I’m not sure how cans of Wild Onion beer make it to the south side before Half Acre cans do, but I’m glad to see another local canning line. This beer was nothing to brag about, but it was pleasing in some aspects. I can say


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OsuStu (19) - - APR 19, 2014
12 oz can. Pours a very hazy, almost opaque deep orange. Pretty color. Large sustained off-white head. Aroma is lightly hoppy with citrus. Some earthy smell. Tastes of citrus and herbs. Bitter grapefruit finish that lingers. Decent.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gmellison (368) - Colorado, USA - MAR 18, 2014
Can thanks to nielsenratings. Pours a murky reddish grapefruit color with a medium white head. Aroma is hoppy, a bit soapy, some citrus. Flavor is grapefruit juice, soap, lingering bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
NielsenRatings (8273) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 18, 2014
Fucken can offered @ gmellison. Got this bad boy in a trade with Adumb. Thanks! Really fucken murky, dark orange appearance with a white head. Orange blossom, citrus, fruit cocktail, powdery / potpourri aroma. Flavor is ok. Pretty chalky / mineralic but once you get past that it has a decent citrus / floral thing going one. Mouth feel is again a bit powdery. Moderate to high bitterness. Not awful and actually better than I was expecting based on the appearance and aroma, but not something I’d buy again.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11004) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 25, 2013
12oz can-lt tan-hazy amber/orange. A-orange/pine/herbal, medmalt. T-herbal, then after the initial taste, peach/orange/tea hops, musty med malt.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2109) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 13, 2013
Cloudy orange pour from a can at Northside cafe. Apricot and orange flavors. Bananna and spice hints. Pretty good beer

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (4665) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - NOV 12, 2013
Lightly hazed orange pour with creamy white head. Aroma is light resiny/floral hops. Some almost metallic notes at first. Flavor is light malt and a more floral than resiny bitter. Some bready notes. Meidum bodied with good carbonation. A beer maybe a tad past his prime. but ok

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zvikar (2835) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 22, 2013
Can shared at a tasting at Dancing Camel. Pours orange hazy with a medium head, aroma of hops, tropical fruits, pineapple, guava, lemon, flavor is bitter and clean, not sweet, light body

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - SEP 15, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at Dancing Camel. Thanks zvikar. Amber with a white head. Pleasant hops aroma with citrus, a bit of tropical fruits and floral notes. Flavor has a bit of sweetish maltiness and a finish with nice bitter citric hops. Light to medium-bodied. Simple, but nice and easy-drinking.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (9036) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Can poured a hazy amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of carmel, citrus, light pine anda hint of earhiness. Palte was medium bodied and crisp.Flvors of carmel, earthiness, citrus and light pine with a crisp lingering earthy citrus finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GranvilleTim (1441) - Granville, Illinois, USA - AUG 26, 2013
Amber pour with an off-white head. Aroma is a little fruity. Taste is caramel, fruity, nice flavor. Good lacing.


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