RATINGS: 549   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.93/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Our first run at an American Pale Ale. Flavors and aromas of zesty citrus, passionfruit, and pine present themselves throughout. A very subtle malt sweetness for balance, but this is intended to finish dry.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hivemind (900) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 13, 2012
Bottle at James a few months ago. Thanks James. Strange, awesome brass-brown sort of color with pretty big white head and uneven bubbles. Smell/taste are both extremely fresh pine hops. Clean finish with not a lot of aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ahuth (450) - Illinois, USA - JAN 22, 2017
Bottles pours orange clear. Palate is juicy and full body. The taste is big citrus. Mango and orange zest.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tderoeck (8733) - Gent, BELGIUM - DEC 13, 2016
3/XI/16 - 1Pt. 9Fl. Oz. bottle @ 50/50-tasting (50% of the bottles are in the top 50 of their own beer style), ElMananas place - BB: n/a, bottled: VIII/16/16 (2016-1274) Thanks to ElManana+1 for sharing the bottle!

Note: second top 50 beer of the tasting. :-)

Clear blond beer, creamy irregular off-white head, pretty stable, adhesive, leaving a nice lacing in the glass. Aroma: lots of sweet malts, caramel, fruit, cereals. MF: soft carbon, medium body. Taste: very bitter start, citrus, pretty fruity, grapefruit, somewhat malty. Aftertaste: very fruity, grapefruit, slightly sweet, malts, citrus, bit piny, pineapple, some more cereals. Lovely APA!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sdaniel90 (1071) - Mexico City, MEXICO - NOV 27, 2016
Bottle, 500ml. Cloudish golden amber with a large creamy offwhite head. Deep aromas of floral hops, pine. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation. Medium sweet, medium bitter. Fresh hoppy and caramel flavors into a dry hoppy finish. Very pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Percy0103 (761) - MEXICO - NOV 27, 2016
Bottle, 500ml. A clear amber beer with a big frothy white head. Citric hopoy aromas. Taste is medium bitter with a nice citric finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Smooth and easy to drink. Nice malty character.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pinkzambia (1928) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 10, 2016
Bottle: Clear gold with a frothy white head. Green pepper hops in aroma with a similar flavor. Spicy hop taste and finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ElManana (2035) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - NOV 3, 2016
Bottle at home, traded thanks! Lots of fruits, oranges, passion fruit and citrus, not so much bitterness, pretty awesome!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
DomD (283) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - OCT 15, 2016
Bottle into glass. Very citrus heavy aroma. Pours a clear golden with white head. Light bitter taste. A very nice pale ale.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
eaglefan538 (3035) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - OCT 13, 2016
Maine Beer Co does it all so well. I didnt rate this when I had it in a bottle, just dont get around to typing these things up anymore. But, after grabbing a keg, its worth it. Pour is yellow full bodied and hazy unfiltered, huge head with pillowy rings lacing all the way down. Aroma of pineapples, citrus, floral. Flavor is rich citrus and tropical and resinous pine, finishing with a lightly sweet malt base, some biscuit flavors, hearty mouthfeel and nicely carbonated, just fantastic. The best pale ale Ive ever had. Not even close, starts to present itself as an IPA, and a darned great one at that too.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (6688) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - OCT 11, 2016
4 oz pour on draft at Spacebar. Clear golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of floral, citrus, tropical fruit. Tastes of lemon and grapefruit citrus, floral notes. Medium body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ffaoe (619) - Moorestown, New Jersey, USA - OCT 6, 2016
Unbelievable citrus aroma. golden and hazy in color with nice fluffy head. Taste is well balanced between malt/hop, medium body. Finishes citrus hops with lingering grapefruit flavor.

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