burnabyt (27) - - AUG 20, 2013HogTownHarry (6622) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - MAY 7, 2017
Pours a clear auburn, with ample tan head. Very good retention and nice lacing. Still a finger of foam, down half a glass. Aroma of caramel, nuts, light pine. Creamy mouthfeel, moderate carbonation. The flavor profile is more toward the malts, sweet caramel, slightly syrupy with just a light dose of citrus hops. Overall a smooth pale ale that leans toward an English style bitter.
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June 28, 2013 - with blankboy, gregclow, jercraigs & mabel - bomber shared by gregclow. Hazy amber with a thick-looking creamy beige head. Aroma of solid citrus, zest and alcohol - very appealing (8-). Have to down-check it for the flavour - may more grain and nowhere near as much sharp citrus - I was expecting a lot more - lighter alcohol even. Thick body, average everything and eminently forgettable. pintbypint (3578) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 20, 2017
650ml brown bottle. The colour is a nice orange with a little haze. Noisy white head on top, leaves some clinging white foam behind. Nose has some bright and fresh orange zest. Taste - grains, bread, orange and lemon, grapefruit. Biscuity, malty at the end with some hops lingering and a mineral dryness. Enjoyed it.
DuffMan (10270) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 30, 2017
Bottle, shared with Rockley. Orange amber, off white head. Earthy, tea-like caramel with mild citrus peel and moderate bitterness. Not a bad beer, just not very exciting. pictoman (1084) - British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 22, 2017
Poured from growler. Orangey brown with off white head. Toasted malt with hint of caramel and light citrus hops. UXO (1896) - CANADA - NOV 8, 2016
Appearance: clear pale amber with two fingers of rocky ivory head, excellent retention moderate chunky lacing. (4/5) Aroma: earthy, caramel malt, floral, citrus, pine. (6/10) Taste: moderate sweet, moderate bitter. (6/10) Medium body, moderate carbonation, off-dry lingering bitter finish. (4/5)
Not quite a true English Pale, given the North American hop presence, but certainly English-dominant. The bitterness is also a bit higher than typically for the EPA style, but not to the point of becoming unbalanced. Not my favourite style overall, but still a pleasant and well-balanced ale. (14/20)
teamrunkle (381) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - SEP 10, 2016
Caramel. Hazy. Lacing. Good carbonation. Caramel and a little tropical. Just ok. griffintainment (13) - - JUN 6, 2016
caramel, butterscotch, vanilla, amber, brown, cloudy, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, sticky, thick feel, fizzy, beerplace (1599) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 27, 2016
On tap at Central City Pub. Pours a clear light copper. Aroma is slightly hoppy and sour. Taste is hoppy bitter with caramel notes. Bitter aftertaste with caramel notes. Good for English Pale Ale. solidfunk (8838) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Not a whole lot of good going on here. Some bittering hops, though not clear what. Ok malt. Easy palate. Golden pour. Light tangy finish. I’d skip. Tap at Drake. Whatup14 (1972) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 9, 2015
Bouteille 650ml, gracieuseté de Erik-P lors du CanBIF Fall 2015, Thanks Erik! Couleur ambrée foncée translucide, mousse beige fuyante laissant une fine dentelle. Arôme de malt grillé, houblon fruité, terreux, zeste de pamplemousse. Goût de malt grillé, amertume moyenne-faible, houblon résineux, touche d’agrumes, café en arrière-goût. Carbonatation moyenne-élevée, corps moyen.