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Vermont Local Hop Harvest Ale - Lawson's Finest Liquids

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Vermont Local Hop Harvest Ale
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61 Ratings
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Ratings: 61
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lawson's Finest Liquids visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mountsnow1010 on 12-01-2012)
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

Griffith, Jul 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9%

yourefragile, May 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

patrick802, May 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

zgunder, Apr 21, 2014
Photo of macrosmatic
3.94/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to ActonBrewer for sending this one. Reviewed from notes. Poured from bomber into a Fat Head's pint glass.

A: Hazy deep gold, with a thin white head and relatively low visible carbonation.

S: Grassy, tropical and citrus hops over a light cracker malt.

T: Nice restrained tropical and citrus hop flavors with lesser grassy and floral character, and light cracker malts. Lightly bitter in the hang.

M: Light body but not watery, no alcohol presence to speak of and medium carbonation sensation.

O: Unfortunately, I got this bottle probably a bit later than would have been ideal for a fresh-hopped beer. Even so, it really is a solid APA. Restrained hop bitterness but still quite flavorful.

macrosmatic, Feb 26, 2014
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4.11/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 22oz. bottle into a willi becher glass.
Pours a medium to light amber with one finger high of tiny bubble head.
Smell is very nice, very floral, more than I'm used to from Lawsons.
Taste is right in line with smells, some good sweetness.
Mouthfeel was clean.
Overall, a very nice and very drinkable IPA from Sean.

BoldRulerVT, Jan 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

iatethecloudsfor, Dec 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -9%

Massbmx, Dec 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

facesnorth, Dec 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

XmnwildX12, Dec 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

stereosforgeeks, Dec 13, 2013
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3/5  rDev -16%

DantheMan75, Nov 23, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

DrunkinYogi, Nov 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

freemanj, Oct 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

Kelp, Oct 26, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

DaveHack, Oct 25, 2013
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3.55/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Hazy straw colored beer with a nice white head. Limited nose. Some grassiness. Fairly thin mouthfeel. Taste is refreshing, grassy, and very clean. Almost like a pilsner or lager body with very light hop presence. It does give me that harvest feel like being in a field in Vermont. Very refreshing beer not necessarily the hop presence you'd expect though.

PHBoiler, Oct 24, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

jbeervt, Oct 22, 2013
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3.1/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

650 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Slightly hazy orange. Nice white head and a chunky collar. Faint wisps.

Smell - Light citrus hop. Very grainy. Light caramel sweet aroma.

Taste - Citrus hop flavor is a little more pronounced. Grainy body. A little grassy in the finish.

Mouthfeel - Very light and crisp. Minimal hop bitterness.

Overall - Pretty bland. Nothing bad going on, but a bland hop flavor.

Alieniloquium, Oct 22, 2013
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4/5  rDev +12%

Ajlvt, Oct 21, 2013
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3/5  rDev -16%

Jslay013, Oct 20, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -23%

Caudalie, Oct 20, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -9%

jwat, Oct 20, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -9%

CTJman, Oct 19, 2013
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4/5  rDev +12%

BfloBrewHound, Oct 18, 2013
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Vermont Local Hop Harvest Ale from Lawson's Finest Liquids
82 out of 100 based on 61 ratings.