Wynkoop Silverback Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
marcus (7819) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (3821) - Lewisburg, 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (4339) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (6185) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thechandler (590) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Patrickctenchi (5078) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
queenholly (3580) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - JUL 28, 2013
Can. Buttery caramel malt and orange hops aroma. Hazy orange with a moderate ivory head. Caramel malt and astringent herbal-piney-citrus peel hops flavor. Light body, soft carbonation, dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jkwalking05 (4334) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2013
12 oz can. Amber in color with a small off-white head. Aroma is of leaves, heavily herbal, boiled chili peppers. Taste is of grass, herbal, light pepper.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
travita (4532) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Can. The look is whitish head, copper colored head, and clear. The smell is celery, malt, hops, leaves, and brush. The taste is grass, malt, herbal, leaves, and eh.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
floydslip (267) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Amber colored beer with a medium foamy white head. Somewhat musky nose with a hint of citrus and spice. Flavor is crisp up front with a light sweetness that develops into a a refreshing bitterness. This grows slightly before ending with a little burst of spice. The flavors are not overly complex or interesting, but the progression of flavors is well developed. This is a beer I would drink again.

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