RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
This rich, red ale is made in the American Pale Ale style. It has a strong hop character, medium body, dry finish, and floral hop aroma. We use pale Two-Row Brewers malt, Caramel 80 and 40 Lovibond malt, and Munich malt. For bittering and aroma Willamette, Cascade, and Tettnang hops are used in the kettle and as dry hopping in the fermenter.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (8464) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2012
At the Dominion Taproom at Dulles airport 9/12/2012. Deep amber with a slight white head that left rings down the glass. Light, sweetish aroma of caramel, with a hint of hedgerow fruit and leafy hops. Flavour had cereals, more caramel and a moderately bitter finish. Easy drinking.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2646) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 19, 2012
fragrant citrus hop aroma and nice deep copper colored brew full of malt and hop flavors. sharp brisk flavor makes soft foamy head seem more harsh. nice hay malt and hops in competition at the finish before a hit of grapefruit pith.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (25552) - Malm, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2011
Draft @ Old Dominion, Dulles Airport. Pours a slightly hazy pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy and weak piney flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy piney finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 7, 2010
Caramel red, beige cover and sheety lacing. Aroma is very bready, sweet, hard candy, butterscotch. Taste is more metallic, some butterscotch, a nondescript bitter, pretty meh.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Damico (3146) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 27, 2010
The aroma is lightly hopped with an amber red appearance. The hops are lighter, slightly bitter but palatable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
checkmatei1 (765) - Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 22, 2010
Bottle: Poured an amber color with a nice amount of head. The aroma was malty and slight hops. The flavor was sweet malts, hint of malts, and caramel. Overall, a decent brew.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
unclemattie (4358) - Georgia, USA - AUG 9, 2009
12oz bottle @ 1st Annual RocketCity Brewfest, Huntsville, AL. Orange color. watery body. Boring except for the nice hop bitterness. It is a Hop Tea, not a Beer. 08 may 09

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
mcc5468 (122) - USA - AUG 5, 2009
From a 12 oz. botltle. Pours a dark amber color. Light head. Aroma is sweet, almost reminds me of butter toffee. Taste is really malty, overpoweringly so. Tastes like butter. i think I may have gotten a bad bottle. This wasnt good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (6134) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 3, 2009
Overall Impression: A little surprised when I noticed I hadnt rated this one. Dominion makes a pretty solid pale ale. Ive had it out of the bottle a good number of times, do not recall ever consuming on tap, but I may have. Solid, well balanced, and easily drinkable brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (14871) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 14, 2009
Tap at the Dulles location. Pours a rich reddish copper with a foamy off-white head. Aroma of citric hop. Flavor is lush floral and citrus hop over a decent malt backbone. Rather more ESB than APA. Medium body with near creamy carbonation. Not real bitter, but bitter enough. Pretty well balanced. Medium levels of bitter persist through the finish. Gets a bit astringent. Overall impression of lushness.

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