RATINGS: 856   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
This distinctive and refreshing American ale is brewed in the classic style, with traditional brewing, the finest English ale hops, and lightly roasted specialty malts. Hand-selected Fuggles and East Kent Goldings hops impart a crisp dry finish to this flavorful authentic ale. Jim Koch

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PanMarek (401) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 5, 2016
Pours clear golden with moderate beige foam that fades. Roasted and caramel malt in the nose with some yeast. Medium body, slightly slick, light fizz with a moderately long bitter finish. The flavor favors the malt sweetness, but there is a good hop bitterness in there.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
TorbenJensen (1490) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2015
Foam is somewhat tenuous. The aroma is a fine blend of malt, fruit, hops and nuts. It has a light fruit and nutty palate which together with a small hint of malt sweetness quickly taken over by a pleasant mellow hop bitterness. Can remind a lot about a good English ESB, but has the slightly more complex American and no pressing fullness of hops. It has a very dry finish, and long-lasting aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mstrcrwly (1000) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2015
drank from bottle..aroma of pine,resin,grass...tastes like it smells...just standard pale ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (11461) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 17, 2014
a little thin, very average pale ale. there are better offerings out there, but its worth drinking...it just does nothing to separate itself from a large pack."

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rumproasts (5318) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 5, 2014
bottle. Golden with small head. Mild body with pretty weak English hops. Im not particularly impressed. A bit below average.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
smcolw (617) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Modest head that dies to nearly no bubbles. Initially light lace, then none. Dark gold color with a touch of green; slight haze. Pleasant floral hop aroma; Closer to the British style in the malt flavor. Slightly tart and quite dry. The hop finish is brief and not very pronounced. Good body with a high carbonation level.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chester, Virginia, USA - NOV 22, 2013
5/29/2010. Light amber color with a white head. Malty aromas with light fruit, citrus and caramel. light hoppy flavors with malt and caramel mostly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (17047) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2013
Tap @brewery as "Pale Ale with Cascade hops"
Clear golden color, good off-white head. Piney, malty aroma. Light to medium bodied. Pale malty, clean palate. Light piney-citrusy finish. Balanced.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
firkinChad (49) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - APR 27, 2013
A-yellow, clear, head has sudsy white head that disappears quickly A-bready malt, and faint grassy hop aroma T-light malt, again bread and grass is the most I can really get out of this. P-thin,crisp body. I keep double checking bottle for lager O-A great introduction beer, never revisit after that, very blah.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcweaver (768) - VA Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Bottle. Pours gold with a small white head. Malt and toasted grain aroma with a touch of fruit and florals. Caramel and light grain flavor with a touch of fruity and floral hops. Dry and only slightly bitter finish. Flavor mostly dominated by the malts.

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