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Livid Planet Pale Ale - Flat Earth Brewing Company

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Livid Planet Pale Ale
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BA SCORE
80
good

16 Ratings
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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 13.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flat Earth Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Keyportnick on 05-04-2013)
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Reviews by Keyportnick:
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Keyportnick

Wisconsin

3.04/5  rDev -10.3%

22oz bottle with d17 hand written on the bottle in a snifter.

A-clear amber golden. Nice head retention. Crisp white head.

S- strong Carmel malts, not a whole lot of hops.

T- strong Carmel malts. Not a lot of hop presence. A little bit of bitterness

M- light body, strong carbonation.

0- not really sure what to think of all the malt. Really no hops at all. Makes me thing this is either older poorly stored. Also confused why its not reviewed yet.. Would like to comeback to this beer sometime later and see if its any different.

05-04-2013 03:39:49 | More by Keyportnick
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richkrull

Wisconsin

2.75/5  rDev -18.9%

12-19-2013 03:52:36 | More by richkrull
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Shawner

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

11-08-2013 17:56:17 | More by Shawner
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bigbeers84

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +25.4%

09-24-2013 02:37:29 | More by bigbeers84
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yokken

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

05-20-2013 21:45:53 | More by yokken
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marlow

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +18%

05-18-2013 23:51:30 | More by marlow
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kguard

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-14-2013 18:50:57 | More by kguard
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DeschutesFan

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

05-31-2013 05:28:07 | More by DeschutesFan
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Mdodge8837

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

03-08-2014 21:19:35 | More by Mdodge8837
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remitrom

Illinois

3/5  rDev -11.5%

08-07-2013 04:02:21 | More by remitrom
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Mdog

Minnesota

3.01/5  rDev -11.2%

Appearance: Clear amber, ok head.

Smell: Earthy, mild dark fruit.

Taste: Toffee, earthy, flash of citrus then back to earthy and bready finish.

Overall: I thought this was going to be an amped up version of Angry Planet either in hop aroma or hop flavor after reading the bottle, instead it's more like an English pale ale with earthy and bready flavors instead of citrus/pine hop flavors. It just hit stores so it shouldn't be old. A bit of a disappointment.

05-11-2013 01:08:58 | More by Mdog
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jjanega08

Minnesota

3.9/5  rDev +15%

No freshness dating on the bottle.

A= Pours an amber color with a finger of thick head nice retention. Decent lacing on the side of the glass.

S= The smell has a little more subtle hop aroma that I would have expected being that it is advertised as hopped up. That said it is a decent smelling pale ale with a hop presence. A little caramel malt character comes through as well.

T= The taste is a much more hopped up than the smell. The hops actually do become aggressive and yet clean as a pale ale should be. The malt character melds well offering a little sweetness that follows the hops up making a nice fruity flavor.

M= The mouth is right where it should be.

O= This beer was a surprise. Flat Earth hasn't really made me think too much about repeat buys. That said this is a solid brew. The nose didn't make me think it was gonna work out but it did. This beer is worth checking out and I would but a sixer if they made them.

08-03-2013 20:53:43 | More by jjanega08
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mmulebarn

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -11.5%

11-29-2013 02:21:11 | More by mmulebarn
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dsellers22

Minnesota

2.85/5  rDev -15.9%

Not quite "as advertised." You're thinking when you pour it you'll get "bombarded with a meteor shower of hops," but I found the opposite to be true: not much of a hoppy smell or taste at first sip.

Very earthy undertones with a dry finish. Sure, it's an "American Pale Ale," but not a very hoppy one.

Overall: 2.75

11-09-2013 01:04:26 | More by dsellers22
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karlt

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +18%

05-11-2013 13:33:32 | More by karlt
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -11.5%

07-20-2014 21:42:31 | More by XmnwildX12
Livid Planet Pale Ale from Flat Earth Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.