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Brewed by Great Lakes Brewery (Ontario)
Style: American Pale Ale
Etobicoke, Canada

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RATINGS: 216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Its been said that Canada is the only country in the world that knows how to live without an identity. This beer doesnt help much with that crisis. From the fiercely irresponsible stereotypical image on the front of the can to the distinctly American style of the beer inside it weve really made a mess of things. What have we done? Sorry.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
terrybail (704) - London, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2014
473ml can from the LCBO pours a hazy yellow awesome hop aroma Nice hop and malt balance with some ice sweetness to the finish Really good APA

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
samzim (403) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 27, 2014
Malty aroma with bready notes. Cloudy orange colour. Bitter front with malty finish. Medium body with lively carbonation. Quite pleasant.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Randy4Beer (513) - - AUG 24, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 3, 2015 Pours a murky light orange with a big frothy white head that settles down nicely, leaving some lacing threads behind.Aromas are heavy on citrus fruits. Some orange peel, and hints of toffee.Mouthfeel is balanced between creamy and crisp, with some slight stickiness.Tastes are sweeter than I expected but pleasantly so with citrus up front and sweet malts dancing on the back of the tongue during the swallow.Overall I wasnt expecting this to be as good as their Tank Ten offerings such as My Bitter Wife or Karma Citra, anticipating a more pedestrian beer, but Canuck was mostly up to the challenge and held its own. Will add it to my short list of regularly available go-to beers.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (22467) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Draft at Bar Hop. hazy golden color, medium white head. Aroma of lightly floral citrus. Taste is similar. A bit plain.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cuso (8111) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 14, 2014
Can kindly donated by Netty, many thanks. Unclear orange golden color with medium persistent white head. Nice piney, citrus hoppy aroma. taste, solid malty base followed by nice portion of hops with grapefruit, pines, grapefruit zest, lemon. Nice long hoppy bitter finish. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HippyHop (609) - Quebec, CANADA - AUG 8, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 14, 2014 This was better than I expected. Nose is citrusy, earthy, with a bit of sweetness. Big hit of fresh peach, too, which was really refreshing, and fairly unique for the style. Taste follows the nose, sweet with a hint of spice, with a nice dry finish. Really nice smooth, creamy mouth feel. Quite drinkable.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
HopsandBolts (258) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 3, 2014
Pours a clear light copper colour with about a finger of white head. Right away I get aromas of apples, peaches, pine, honey and some floral notes. There are some interesting nuances in the aromas and flavours. The flavours are pine, honey, edible flowers and a hint of biscuit and malt. This has such a silky mouth feel it just glides down. This is a fabulous IPA and one of the best Ive had in a while. I would put this one up there with Amsterdams Boneshaker and Muskokas Mad Tom. The fruit aromas and flavours are very pronounced and beautiful. The mouth feel is absolutely superb.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Canmoore (437) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 2, 2014
Pours a hazy orange, with a large white head. Aroma has notes of orange peel, Malts, spice. Tasting notes include orange peel, resin, pine, and a nice bitter finish, most excellent.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Raistlin (348) - London, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 30, 2014
Pours hazy to murky deep gold-orange, with nice frothy whie head. Some head retention, some lacing. Fruity, pine, earthy aromas. Medium body, average carbonation, some crispy texture. Taste is fruity, some resins, pine, fruity, moderate biterness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (5424) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 29, 2014
Can from The Beer Store August 2013. Labeled as "Crazy Canuck". Quite hoppy with citrus and floral aromas that fill the nose. Long finish.


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