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Sweet Action - Sixpoint Brewery

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,364 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 1,364
Reviews: 441
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.56%
Wants: 112
Gots: 101 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Cream Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Sixpoint on 03-04-2005)
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JimO732

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-09-2014 21:40:48 | More by JimO732
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Furley80

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-09-2014 21:38:32 | More by Furley80
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Bwagner1122

California

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-09-2014 02:09:22 | More by Bwagner1122
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Stillmakingnoise

Colorado

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-09-2014 00:30:09 | More by Stillmakingnoise
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Rbodacious

Virginia

4.03/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Very interesting.
Exceptionaly enjoyable on multiple fronts.
Crisp,smooth and yes,creamy.
Nice hop snap with a drenching silky finish.
Usually , when tasting a new brew that I have read about,
Especially a new style. I come through mildly unimpressed, if
not disappointed.
Not the case with Sweet Action.
This is what I hoped a cream ale would taste like, and more.
I only remember Genesse offering this style many years ago.
Sixpoint continues its meteoric rise on my
favorite breweries list. Thanks

Serving type: can

07-08-2014 23:36:51 | More by Rbodacious
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psmithmkt

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-08-2014 23:24:30 | More by psmithmkt
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Maverickdp

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +9%

07-08-2014 17:48:10 | More by Maverickdp
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gthaisz


4.25/5  rDev +9%

07-07-2014 18:17:56 | More by gthaisz
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Tone

Missouri

3.93/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a clear, copper color. 1/4 inch head of a white color. Decent retention and decent lacing. Smells of sweet malt, slight caramel malt, slight earthy malt, hops, slight alcohol, and cream. Fits the style of a Cream Ale. Mouth feel is smooth and clean, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of sweet malt, slight pale malt, hint of caramel malt, hops, slight alcohol, slight cream, and a hint of yeast. Overall, good aroma, feel, body, and blend for a Cream Ale.

Serving type: can

07-07-2014 17:37:52 | More by Tone
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Pjanny

New York

5/5  rDev +28.2%

07-07-2014 02:29:39 | More by Pjanny
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Merkdaddy28

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -29.5%

07-06-2014 16:35:09 | More by Merkdaddy28
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KAF

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-06-2014 16:31:50 | More by KAF
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kuishinbo_tantei

New York

3/5  rDev -23.1%

07-06-2014 04:19:26 | More by kuishinbo_tantei
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GuttaMane138

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-05-2014 18:53:58 | More by GuttaMane138
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Dbot

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-04-2014 23:51:34 | More by Dbot
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emquilxy

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-04-2014 14:55:41 | More by emquilxy
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NOLANDMAN

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +21.8%

07-03-2014 21:04:50 | More by NOLANDMAN
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drew74

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-03-2014 19:54:09 | More by drew74
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Matt_Felix

New York

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-02-2014 14:26:57 | More by Matt_Felix
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JKIPA05

New York

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-02-2014 13:17:59 | More by JKIPA05
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EdFed

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-01-2014 02:27:34 | More by EdFed
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OldeSchool

Florida

3.53/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Orange/amber color, very nice frothy head.

Aroma is definitely citrus; very pleasant overall.

Taste follows the aroma; this one seems more like a pale ale or a "mild" IPA than a cream ale. Decent balance of sweet and bitter; very easy to drink if you don't mind the rather prominent citrus undertone.

A decent beer all in all; not something I'd go out of my way to obtain again, but very refreshing on a hot summer day.

Serving type: can

06-29-2014 19:45:45 | More by OldeSchool
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Kramerwtmf

California

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

06-29-2014 14:46:23 | More by Kramerwtmf
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ztcoll


3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

06-29-2014 02:11:52 | More by ztcoll
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Notacraftdrinker

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -29.5%

06-28-2014 16:13:34 | More by Notacraftdrinker
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Sweet Action from Sixpoint Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 1,364 ratings.