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Shipyard Export Ale - Shipyard Brewing Co.

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Shipyard Export AleShipyard Export Ale

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BA SCORE
76
okay

769 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 769
Reviews: 398
rAvg: 3.3
pDev: 16.06%
Wants: 4
Gots: 21 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Shipyard Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 07-30-2001)
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SuperSpy

Georgia

3.58/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Clear and golden. A good eggshell colored head that sticks to the glass all the way down.

Sweet and grainy. Sweet pale malt, raw grain, white pepper.

Medium bodied. The flavor is light fruits, pear, white grape. Followed by a bit of floral hops, sweet bread, a dry finish and a raw grain aftertaste. Very enjoyable and worth having another.

Serving type: on-tap

05-15-2011 22:32:14 | More by SuperSpy
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Soomars

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

07-06-2014 23:23:31 | More by Soomars
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ShepardCommander

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

07-05-2014 12:42:57 | More by ShepardCommander
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dacrza1

New Jersey

3.21/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

DATE REVIEWED: June 29, 2014... GLASSWARE: Barley Creek pint... OCCASION: prepping for P90X3--starting tomorrow...APPEARANCE: quickly dismissed off-white head; body is translucent copper with subtle, sparse effervescence... AROMA: caramel malts join with softer hops to produce a relatively pleasant promise... PALATE: sessionably sippable; slightly buttery; little or no aftertaste... TASTE: buttery caramel malts, front and center; a bit of blood iron, metallic hops; some fruity esters are involved--not so much complex as a base mixture of beer's usual elements ... OVERALLL: described as an American blond by Beer Advocate, I though this played more as an ESB--refreshing like a Kolsch, but more publike in its demeanor and flavor profile--not quite solid enough to demand seconds but not offensive...

Serving type: bottle

07-03-2014 01:25:04 | More by dacrza1
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Cconsalvo

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +21.2%

06-27-2014 23:39:24 | More by Cconsalvo
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PressFastF0rward

Maine

3.24/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

The Export is my go to beer when the only other options is Miller and Budweiser; perfectly drinkable beer that you could have one too many of. I always like to support local and Shipyard produces a lot of other good beers. It has better taste and presence on the pallet than a macro, but does no favors either.

Serving type: bottle

06-27-2014 20:18:32 | More by PressFastF0rward
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Brutus627

Maine

3/5  rDev -9.1%

06-24-2014 14:24:07 | More by Brutus627
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konisko

California

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

06-23-2014 17:31:34 | More by konisko
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krome

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

06-23-2014 13:31:48 | More by krome
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JJChrist

Maine

3/5  rDev -9.1%

06-21-2014 21:48:48 | More by JJChrist
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Gator_Nation

Florida

4/5  rDev +21.2%

06-21-2014 04:40:40 | More by Gator_Nation
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sd123

Louisiana

1.75/5  rDev -47%

06-19-2014 02:11:08 | More by sd123
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MPSTARR

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

06-18-2014 22:38:22 | More by MPSTARR
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afsdan

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

06-18-2014 04:40:09 | More by afsdan
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jjamadorphd

Florida

3.85/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Only the second Shipyard I've had, and probably the better of the two. I was impressed with it's appearance - a very nice dark amber color, almost honey-like. The odor was a weird mix of malty sweetness with you regular beer smell. I wasn't entirely sure I liked it, but it was altogether that bad. Mouthfeel was just a bit better than okay. I was very impressed with the taste - a nice roasty, sweet, malt and hops flavor that was crisp going down. Overall, a decent beer. I'm glad I still have plenty to go through.

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2014 03:44:05 | More by jjamadorphd
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MakeMineADoubleJack

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

06-10-2014 23:52:19 | More by MakeMineADoubleJack
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KevMo84

California

3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

06-08-2014 08:10:35 | More by KevMo84
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Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

06-07-2014 14:30:48 | More by oline73
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berkshire413

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

06-05-2014 21:12:46 | More by berkshire413
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

06-02-2014 20:59:01 | More by NJBeer265
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BryantForestry

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

06-01-2014 01:59:21 | More by BryantForestry
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dennarb

Pennsylvania

2.65/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

The beer looks better than it tastes. Nice big head but light aroma are combined with an over-carbonated texture that makes this ale taste watered down.
Not unpleasant as a quick thirst quencher, but not something I want to go back to you with any frequency.

Serving type: bottle

05-31-2014 16:13:49 | More by dennarb
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New York

3/5  rDev -9.1%

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New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

05-25-2014 00:30:10 | More by lost_sailor
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Shipyard Export Ale from Shipyard Brewing Co.
76 out of 100 based on 769 ratings.