Sweet Action - Sixpoint Brewery
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Reviews by Monkeyknife:
4.2/5 rDev +7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
Poured from the can a hazy orange color with a sea of tiny specks. The off-white head was quite thin and left behind a touch of light lacing.
The aroma was juicy orange and tropical fruit along with honey and sweet caramel malts.
The taste opened with a nice bite of tangerine along with a floral spiciness. This was well balanced with the sweet caramel malts, biscuit and white pepper.
Medium bodied and a touch dry with a moderate carbonation.
I really enjoyed this one from Sixpoint. A nicely balanced mix of hops and malts.
Serving type: can
01-20-2013 22:50:31 | More by Monkeyknife
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3.61/5 rDev -7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
$ 1.99/12 oz can from Vintage Estates in Boardman, OH
Can BB 8 May 15 at 40 degrees into standard pint glass
Aroma grassy and citrusy
Head small (2 cm), white, frothy, rapidly diminishing to 2 mm layer
Lacing good – stalactites of small and medium bubbles
Body medium orange, hazy
Flavor of grassy hops, tastes very fresh; no malt, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium, watery, soft carbonation
Another very good brew from Sixpoint
Serving type: can
07-20-2014 22:54:39 | More by Ozzylizard
4.44/5 rDev +13.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
Beautiful if unexpected beer. I have learned great respect for Six Point. This Sweet Action only reinforces that opinion.
Pours a bit hazy with a warm orangy- caramel tint, warm and full bodies looking. Head sticks around for a bit, once that gets sipped away there's a sticky laciness that stays on the walls of the glass. From the tap into a standard pint glass.
Even minutes after the pour there's a nice tingle from the carbonation on the tongue.
Flavor is hoppy without being hopped up, very little malt and no cloying aftertaste or coating.
Without knowing any better, I'd call this a pale ale, but I'm learning more every day.
Long after the sip, there's a tiny explosion of orange on the sides and back of the tongue.
Even 2/3rds of the way through the pint, I'm not sure that I can find anything that would remind me of a cream ale.
I will be back for another!!
Serving type: on-tap
07-16-2014 22:38:39 | More by JonAdams
Sweet Action from Sixpoint Brewery
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