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Wynkoop Silverback Pale Ale

Wynkoop Silverback Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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This American Pale Ale has hints of citrusy hops with a crisp, peppery finish derived from Grains of Paradise, a spice from Western Africa. Wild gorillas consume this rare spice found in their native habitat. Enjoy Silveback and help protect the highly endangered Mountain Gorilla.


2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Machinari_Diem (56) - - FEB 20, 2014
1" off white head at pour. Clear amber appearance. Mild malt and hop aroma. Taste is clean with a mild hoppy balance suitable for a pale ale. Grains of paradise add an almost indecipherable complexity at the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (15499) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 15, 2013
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty floral citrus hoppy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jtclockwork (7107) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 24, 2013
Can from brewery. Pours gold with white head. Nose and taste of grassy hops, peppercorn, grains of paradise, malt and dry toast. Dry finish. Medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
brokensail (9918) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 12, 2013
On tap @ Wynkoop. Amber pour with a white head. Nose is sweet apple, toast, and bread. Some hints of citrus, pine, and floral hops. Flavor is sweet dough, toast, and bread. Floral hops, light orange, and some pine. A bit of orange peel on the back end. Fairly sweet with minimal bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
marcus (6011) - Sacramento, California, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Pours cloudy copper with a thick beige head and a toffee aroma. There is a medium-bodied pale malt flavor with lots of citrus and a spicy finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (3161) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Can from Davidson’s Liquor. Pours golden with a thin white head. Not much on the nose. A bit of citrus on the tongue. Finishes clean but its really, really boring.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (2095) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 13, 2013
Light orange pour at yard house. Mild hops and bitterness. Decent floral and grapefruit hints. Somewhat boring but easy drinking.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (4113) - Utah, USA - AUG 14, 2013
12oz can picked up at Total Beverage
Pours slighty cloudy golden with a small off-white head and some lacing. Aroma is dusty caramel and some spice. Flavor is sweet dusty caramel and bitter spice
OK, but I wouldn’t order or buy another one.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thechandler (577) - Charleston, West Virginia, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Pours a mid-copper with a light white head. Aroma is bitter and floral. Flavor is primarily hoppy. Definitely on the floral end with a backbone of lemon. Decent but nothing special. The hops are a little too bitey in this one with not enough sweetness to balance it out.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Patrickctenchi (3093) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JUL 29, 2013
Can: Orange-amber with a thin, soapy head. Resiny aroma, peppery spices. Taste is pepper, orange-peel. Decent enough...fairly average.


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