RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Inspired by a mythical, giant-killing soldier were tempted to say this gold medal winning pale ale will slay you with its palate-boggling depth of flavors and surprisingly dry finish. Bet were not big on wordplay or swordplay. So well just let Silvius speak for itself.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
johnnymusky (983) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 30, 2015
This one is just ok...not as much flavor is i generally enjoy...malty and bland.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
asedzie (819) - San Francisco, California, USA - NOV 24, 2015
Corked bottle. No date but probably an older bottle - as this was bought at quite a discount. Hazy amber pour - three finger head. Nose is pleasant and floral with only a bit of degradation of the hops. Flavor is good enough - mild and barley driven with a bit of herbal-bitter hops lingering in the finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
jhavens22 (5) - wyoming, Minnesota, USA - JUL 12, 2015 does not count
Bomber bottle. This beer seems to be overly carbonated. The malt flavor is decent, hops are weak but present. Kind of a soapy aftertaste. Tasted much better in my opinion on tap. Then again I had a 9 beer flight there so my taste may have been off there.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
theisti (4071) - Kansas, USA - MAY 12, 2015
25.4 oz corked and caged bottle purchased at MGM Liquors in Golden Valley, Minnesota. The pour is a clear golden orange with a crackling two inch off white head that falls with loose bubbles. The aroma is soft clove Belgian yeast, toasted cracker malt and a bit of fruit floral hop. Some flat grass present as well. The taste is a pleasant blend of the clove Belgian yeast, the malt and dry floral hop. The palate is light to medium bodied, high carbonation level and a dry finish. Clean, easy drinking beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
commonmac (1180) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Tap at the brewery. Amber/copper in color with minimal head. Slight cloudy nature. Aroma is relatively muted. Taste has a slight grain quality with hop notes towards the end. I get a little sourness which doesnt belong. Bitterness lingers. Actually grows on me with additional sips. Relatively straightforward. Kind of boring.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosskyle (632) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Dark Amber color with white head. Sweet plum aroma. A little hoppy with a bitter finish. Medium body with dry finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ericular (997) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Sampled at Northgate Liquors MN beer tasting. This was a bit muddled overall, but had a decent clean taste to it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Braudog (6582) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Draft at the brewery. This seems a bit "off" right from the beginning. This has the same soapy impression as the wit, if a bit less noticeable. The mouthfeel isnt substantial enough, and it generally comes across as a starter homebrew. (#5697, 8/31/2014)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
maekchu (3764) - Hirakata, JAPAN - AUG 23, 2014
Tap at Minnesota State Fair, Land of 10,000 Beers section. Light caramel, a smidgen of fruitiness in aroma. Cloudy dark copper brown color. Muddled fruit, a little bitterness. Thin-medium body. A bit flat, flavors dont really develop into much of anything.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (3123) - California, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Hazy caramel orange... Aroma of fresh wort... Flavor is fresh wort, very biscuity... Light hops, enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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