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Peak Organic Fall Summit Ale - Peak Organic Brewing Company

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82
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126 Ratings
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Ratings: 126
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 14.72%
Wants: 2
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Peak Organic Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
This autumn ale is a showcase of the mighty Summit hop. Our friend Jason grows amazing Summits that combine pine, spice and captivating citrus aromas. A good dose of toasted malts provides warm, rich flavors to contrast the hops on the front palate. Cold fermentation gives a surprisingly crisp finish. We hope you enjoy this unique fall brew.

64 IBU

(Beer added by: obireidkenobi on 09-10-2010)
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travishardy929

New York

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

10-17-2012 00:09:22 | More by travishardy929
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3/5  rDev -16.7%

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illpass78

Maine

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

12 oz. bottle poured into a glass.

Appearance: Pours a clear light amber with a half inch white head that sticks around a while. Lacing moderate.

Aroma: Smells of floral hops, citrus, caramel, toffee and toast. Pretty nice nose.

Taste: Follows the nose. It's mild but complex. Pretty tasty.

Mouthfeel: Somewhat light for the style. Could possibly use more body, but it's not a big negative.

Overall: Tasty amber ale. It doesn't scream "fall" at me and could probably be an annual. I'd have another.

Serving type: bottle

03-30-2014 01:32:49 | More by illpass78
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Maine

4.75/5  rDev +31.9%

03-06-2014 14:37:18 | More by Gfunk
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

02-15-2014 06:36:22 | More by JKama
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2.5/5  rDev -30.6%

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New York

3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

12-25-2013 01:10:43 | More by BrunoH
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Maine

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12-15-2013 18:18:59 | More by meehandennis
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3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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TwinCreator

Massachusetts

2.7/5  rDev -25%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A: Pours a middle-amber with very little head.

S: Immediate earthy, wet autumn leaf smell. Best part of the beer in my opinion. I couldn't get enough

T: Mild immediate sweet taste followed by bitterness followed by the most awful aftertaste of old leaves, dirt. I imagine this is what gives the great smell but this taste comes around and bites you at the end. Very off-putting to me

M: Medium body with a large amount of carbonation

Overall I couldn't get past a 2.50 on this. I actually poured out the rest of the glass after my first few mouthfuls. I just couldn't get past the bitter earthy tobacco dead leaf taste at the end. I drink tons of beers and rarely ever pour them out. If you're into earthy beers - this is the one.

Serving type: bottle

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2013 13:02:34 | More by TwinCreator
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cjgiant

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

11-26-2013 23:26:55 | More by cjgiant
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Omnium

Pennsylvania

4.06/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle > Pint Glass

A - Nice rich amber color with two fingers of bubbly khaki head, nice lacing.
S - Grassy, earthy, toasted grain and nuts, light pine, caramel and biscuit, even a very faint trace of baking chocolate.
T - Very complex and inviting flavor, really nice grassy and earthy fresh hop flavor, nutty, toasted biscuit and bread malt, somewhat floral on the end.
M - Clean and smooth, very refreshing.
O - One of the more interesting beer's I've had lately, lots of nice complexity, definitely a good fall session beer, and I think it might be my favorite thing from Peak Organic.

Serving type: bottle

11-25-2013 03:57:19 | More by Omnium
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Swift989

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +11.1%

11-23-2013 05:26:00 | More by Swift989
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California

3.58/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a slightly hazy amber with a medium amount of off-white head. Just some surface film and a ring around the glass retains, but it leaves solid sheets of lacing.

S: Grainy and a bit sweet, with a light grassy hop note.

T: Mildly sweet leading into a somewhat hoppy finish; not overly bitter, but the hops are certainly present.

M: Medium to light body, medium to strong carbonation.

Overall, a perfectly good everyday/session beer, but probably not one I'd seek out again.

Serving type: bottle

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Peak Organic Fall Summit Ale from Peak Organic Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 126 ratings.