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Sweet Action - Sixpoint Brewery

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,369 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 1,369
Reviews: 441
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.56%
Wants: 112
Gots: 102 | 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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Darkmagus82

Virginia

3.35/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Served on tap in a pint glass

Appearance – Served a hazy orange colored brew with only a tiny head. The head fades very fast to leave almost no lacing.

Smell – The smell is rather light. There are hints of a bready aroma as well as a very light citrus and pine smell.

Taste – The taste begins with some bread flavors and a lighter citrus hop flavor. The citrus is largely orange peel in nature, but some light flavors of grapefruit. In the middle of the taste some lemon comes to the tongue and mixes with the rest. The taste ends with a pine and earthy bite, which leave a lightly bittered flavor on the tongue

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the thinner side with a carbonation level that is just above average. Not bad for the style of the beer and gives it a crisper feel.

Overall – A decent beer, but nothing too exceptional. Nothing really stands out in this one, but nothing really takes away either.

Serving type: on-tap

10-24-2012 22:42:13 | More by Darkmagus82
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Exceptionaly enjoyable on multiple fronts.
Crisp,smooth and yes,creamy.
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Usually , when tasting a new brew that I have read about,
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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
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Sweet Action from Sixpoint Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 1,369 ratings.