RATINGS: 371   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48/5   IBU: 46   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Just like those classic video games we all grew up with, 8-Bit Pale Ale is spectacularly simple at first glance yet remarkably fun and complex when you get into it. Our Hop Rocket infuses the character of Australian grown Galaxy Hops into an American Pale Ale, giving a unique tropical, almost melon aroma in a classic American style.

ABV: 5.2%
IBU: 40
Malts: 2 Row, Victory, Vienna & Munich
Hops: Magnum, Centennial, Cascade & Galaxy

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rougeau13 (3228) - Richmond, Texas, USA - NOV 19, 2016
Can. Very slightly hazy pale amber with a big frothy white head with a fair amount of webby lacing. Aroma of citrus peel, grain, and sweetbreads. Tastes grainy and slightly fruity and quite bitter. Medium bodied and very crisp.

kidmartinek (5007) - austin, Texas, USA - NOV 18, 2016
A lot of thistle in aroma and flavor. Golden with a meringue head, in appearance that is. I want to love and hate this beer at the same time. The flavors are heavy in fruity esters. The esters are so thick you could love or hate it. Toys. Nostalgia.

Diablokev (181) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - NOV 1, 2016
The aroma is of citrus and very nice. The appearance is cloudy gold like honey. The taste is nice and hoppy. Easy to drink, and overall nice.

Ahuth (665) - Illinois, USA - OCT 21, 2016
Bottle. Pours cloudy orange. The taste is kinda lacking. Smooth but not a bad beer

Dorkenstein (564) - - OCT 1, 2016
Aromas of lemon rind, orange slices, pine needles, and crackers. Taste is orange zest, lemon peel, slight red grapefruit, and cracker malt through. Pine tar in the finish and after taste.

skortila (5996) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2016
Canned. Old note, small sample. The aroma has citrus, bit biscuit. Clear,amber coloured beer with a medium, white head. The taste is light bitter, toasted, has biscuit and citrus. Moderate dry bitter finish. Nice.

AndySnow (8163) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2016
How: Can.

Where: Viking Line Tax Free.

Appearance: Amber colour with an off-white head.

Aroma: Citrus, hops, fruit.

Body: Medium body and carbonation.

Flavour: Citrus, malt, hops.

chinchill (5342) - South Carolina, USA - SEP 5, 2016
16 oz can from MN into a pint glass. Drink by stamp: 21 Oct. 2016.

Appearance: Slightly hazy light amber with a large white cap. Good retention and lacing.

Aroma: Earthy (Noble?) and floral hops with subtle tropical fruit notes.

Flavor: Tropical fruit and floral notes. Subtle sweetness and bread notes from the malts. Mild+ bitterness overall.

Feel: Very good; smooth and almost creamy yet with medium carbonation.

Overall: A well crafted APA featuring Galaxy hops.

airrick2003 (872) - Louisiana, USA - SEP 1, 2016
Appearance: pours with a medium beige head, the beer is a very hazy slightly dark gold color Aroma: strong biscuit, bread, citrus, faint black pepper Taste: very strong malt backbone that is somewhere in between amber and pale, has a mild but not weak bitter finish Palate: thick mouthfeel, bitter aftertaste, average carbonation Overall: I really like this pale ale, malt talked the front seat in this one with the hops getting out of the way, very well done ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

degbert (1776) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 19, 2016
Can. First off, greatest can ever. Now...pours a mellow gold with a high, creamy, off-white head. Nose is bright tropical fruit, honeydew, agave syrup, and fresh bread. On the tongue, it starts off with bitterness, then mellows and spreads into a warm, orange-caramel malt. The close is more bitterness; not strong or unpleasant, but definitely pervasive. Finish is clean and bright. Damned fine pale ale. +1 bonus point for the can.

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