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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Regionally grown American pale malt is blended with rich European malts to produce a lighter bodied beer, bright in color, with a taught white head that keeps track of time as you sip. Then there are the hops four pounds per barrel to be exact. Willamettes, Cascades, CTZ and Summits give this brew a citrus punch and spicy character that greets you in the nose and embraces your mouth with a clean, crisp bitterness.

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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
coreyvan (15) - Fridley, Minnesota, USA - NOV 2, 2013
Great hoppy flavor Very fresh tasting Tap is the best, but a can will always do.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumore (111) - Rimini, ITALY - NOV 10, 2016
From a can at Minneapolis Marriott City Center. Pours dark gold (or light amber), clear, with a fine white head. Aroma is predominantly grapefruit, as mentioned on the can. Body is medium, sticky and astringent, with average carbonation. Taste has marked bitterness, practically no sweetness. The bitterness sticks around in the finish as well.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
euniceradio (463) - Worthington, Minnesota, USA - OCT 25, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2016 12oz can to tulip. Pours hazy orange amber, sticky white head. Aroma of grapefruit, pine, grass, some bread and biscuit. Taste of same with slight tropical notes and dry bitter grapefruit and orange rind finish. Seems higher than 45 ibu with bitter finish. Solid for style.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (10895) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 30, 2016
12 oz can. BB 11/01/16. (Happy Harrys) Fargo, ND.
Clear golden color with a small to medium size foamy white head. Sweet fruity hops, mild bitterness, sweetish malt and some resiny notes in the aroma. The flavor is resiny piney hops, moderate bitterness, darkness and sweet maltiness. A bit too dark and sweet to be really sessionable for me. Nice artwork.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrTipple (3814) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2016
Citrus fruits, lemon, lime, light floral hops. Hazy, pale gold, small, creamy, white head. Light bitter. More citrus fruits, grain malts, light pine, soft carbonation. Decent APA, well-balanced. Cask at brewery, Minneapolis.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Carlisle (562) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2016
Can. Pours gold. Earthy pine aroma. Resiny pine hops with some grapefruit dryness. Pleasant bitterness in the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dinkle50 (1384) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 1, 2016
Clear golden pour with a single finger head. Lace present. Aroma is very flowery along with some citrus. Medium bodied. Lots of citrus notes, nice and dank. Orange pith leads to a bitter finish. Somewhat dry, but leaves you wanting more. Not much grain character. Arguably dirty hop water, but I do like it.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JorgeLee (1856) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2016
On tap in Buffalo Wild Wings, Minneapolis. Amber colour. Good solid bitterness, earthy and spicy as well as citrus. Not too sweet. Packed with flavour and drinks nicely.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
acearl (508) - The Ham, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 19, 2016
Pounder to tulip, clear golden hue with creamy white head, some lacing, smells somewhat tropical, medium texture, decent balance, some mango and biscuit, minor bitter bite, very drinkable

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheEpeeist (3709) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2016
12 oz can. My 100th rated American Pale Ale! Hazy orange brown with a smooth head. Nose is pine, toffee, marmalade and slight musk. Resiny medium body with soft carb and a hoppy bite. Taste is citrus peel, grapefruit and peach. If this was local to me I would put in my regular rotation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hank1980 (966) - Athens, Georgia, USA - JAN 3, 2016
Can from Santa. Beer pours cloudy Amber with a large off white head. Thick lace on glass. Nose is nice toasted malt, citrus hops. Taste is very hoppy with fair amount of hop bitterness in finish. Mouth was prickly and even balanced. Overall, a solid APA.


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