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Brewed by Moa Brewing Company
Style: American Pale Ale
Marlborough, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 173   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Moa South Pacific I.P.A. is a New Zealand take on a popular North American beer style. Using famous Cascade and Nelson Sauvin hops, the dominant features in this beer are unique to New Zealand and the Moa bottle conditioned brewing method. Its hoppy strength displays powerful floral, citrus and tropical notes backed up with a strong malt backbone.

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwood04 (5322) - Connecticut, USA - DEC 20, 2012
375ml bottle in a shaker. Pours amber with a lacy, cream-colored head. Aroma of lightly citrusy and floral hops, some dough, and a good amount of caramel and pale malts. Flavor has a good amount of sweetness and bitterness to balance each other. Average texture. A good pale ale.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zvikar (5445) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 29, 2016
Orange, nice head, fruity aroma, bready, honey, bitter flavor, lemony, bready, sourish, medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
StevieT (1737) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 29, 2016
From a bottle. A well made and classic example of the style, lots of hops but balanced with nice biscuit malt body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
williamstome (1711) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 10, 2016
Deep orange pour. Aroma of lychee and light citrus. Flavor of lychee and caramel. Pretty good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Braudog (6449) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - FEB 27, 2016
Bottle. Erupted. Dirty bronze, little light protrudes. Big pile of foam. Earthy nose, bordering on the sour. Drinks with a funky essence without seeming infected. Not what Id expected. Without a date stamp, Id call it "rural." (#6143, 2/27/2016)

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
canadiankiwi (146) - NEW ZEALAND - FEB 25, 2016
This is okay. My father rated it a 3.9 (luvystypotables) and I disagree. Its light its boring its commercial. Very drinkable. Very lights.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GuideDogSaint (1198) - Xiamen, CHINA - JAN 29, 2016
330ml bottle at Beer station, Xiamen on 16 Jan. Pours hazy orange with a white head. Aroma of citrus and fruit. Very bitter finish. No pine in this one, a little different but nice.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maris (1408) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - JAN 1, 2016
From a 330ml bottle on 2/1/2015. Pours a murky dark golden with a biggish head. Has a light aroma of caramel and biscuit malt, along with a bit of fruit. Flavour wise, theres some sweet citrus fruit which is quickly bludgeoned into submission by a very firm, quite salty bitterness. Not much else is going on. Medium bodied with average carbonation. A bit blunt and agricultural. Quite disappointing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vidmidia (286) - Vila Velha, BRAZIL - DEC 29, 2015
Cor de cobre, levemente turva. Espuma mdia de mdia durao. Aroma herbceo e ctrico. Amarga, com notas ctricas de laranja, e um leve toque de gengibre e menta. Retrogosto amargo de longa durao.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike5326 (1651) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 4, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Cloudy copper color with lots of residue, medium white head. Light musky malt aroma. Medium body with a musky malt flavor and a medium finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Luvystypotables (1733) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 4, 2015
Aroma of fruit, citrus, and hops, pours a clear pale copper color. Delicious balanced taste of hops, fruit and citrus. Medium body with a pleasant fruit finish.


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