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Daisy Cutter Pale Ale - Half Acre Beer Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,280 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,280
Reviews: 675
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 10.05%
Wants: 552
Gots: 206 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Half Acre Beer Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 03-20-2009)
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BasementBer

Manitoba (Canada)

3.98/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Nice orange hue, thick offwhite head of large bubbles and rocky peaks. Mild lacing, nice and light on the carbonation.

S: Fantastic. Citrusy hop character, not quite grapefruit due to the sweeter malt notes but more lemony/mango than anything.

T: Roasted Barley?? in the nose either im confusing a specific bitter associated with porters or else im tasting roasted character in this. The hops have a good parching quality in the middle and rear. That sweet malt character still comes through for me, which can only be the slightest of additions as the srm on this beer would be far less orange if it had what im thinking.

M: Leaves the dryness in the pockets to be sure and the semigunky feeling on the tongue as a good bitter would.

D: I like it, its a good tall boy to put back that wont smash you up too fierce like an IPA.

Serving type: can

05-10-2011 00:53:25 | More by BasementBer
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Coarse white head dissipated quickly, but left very sticky rings. A clear, slightly gold-tinged straw color with light carbonation.

Smells of grapefruit and herbal notes. A drop of honey perhaps.

Taste of hops up front, more herbal then citrus on the palate. Some malty sweetness comes through mid-palate, then finishes with more bitterness.

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Tap in pint glass

A: Translucent amber. Drinking this side-by-side with Zombie Dust. This has more of a straw color, while Zombie dust has a more copper color. Off white thin head.

S: Relatively muted. Both the hops and malt. Slight piney notes of hops

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Daisy Cutter Pale Ale from Half Acre Beer Company
93 out of 100 based on 2,280 ratings.