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Super Nova Summer Fest - Empyrean Brewing Company

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75
okay

42 Ratings
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Ratings: 42
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 19.44%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Empyrean Brewing Company visit their website
Nebraska, United States

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

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Easy drinking with hints of sweet corn, bread and caramel, finishing with a blast of citrus hop character and just enough crisp to balance the sweet. It's a toast to rolling surf, Baja hoodies, beach BBQs and the elusive green flash.

35 IBU

(Beer added by: budgood1 on 07-22-2011)
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Beerman523, Aug 29, 2014
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RDW, Aug 02, 2014
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2/5  rDev -37.3%

pwkeegan, Jul 31, 2014
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Robeless, Jul 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -6%

BearMittens, Jul 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +9.7%

csmalley, Jun 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -6%

tbone64, Jun 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +9.7%

Sampled a little earlier this evening on 5/12/14. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured into a pint glass.

Pours a burnt orange in color with a very thin off white head. The lacing was of thin sheets that hugged the sides of the glass. The aroma is of some citrus and hops with a hint of caramel and pine. More going on with the taste with the above mentioned with the orange zest coming through. A slight bitter finish. Perfect carbonation for the type. Overall, wasn't bad but OK.

BeerWithMike, May 12, 2014
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1/5  rDev -68.7%

Miami66, May 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -6%

jaydoc, Nov 16, 2013
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3/5  rDev -6%

sneezye, Nov 14, 2013
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3.55/5  rDev +11.3%

Super Nova pours a darker cooper color with a large lacing head. There is a crisp and earthy, with grassy aroma. The taste is very crisp, earthy undertones, with hints of a grassy like flavor, and a light hoppy taste. Good body,, good flavors, easy to drink too. Overall its a nice enjoyable beer, but a bit boring.

vette2006c5r, Nov 10, 2013
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Bear1964, Nov 06, 2013
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craft_shannie, Aug 12, 2013
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3/5  rDev -6%

danfix99, Aug 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev +25.4%

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

Look: Hazy burnt orange, slightly pale yellow. White head calms to a film, nice rings of lacing.

Aroma: Mostly a malt experience with orange and lemon peels.

Taste: A balance of sweet malts transitioning to a tangy, bitter hop finish. Good lemon peel presence, tastes very citrusy.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied.

Overall: Definitely tastes like a summer beer, with excellent citrus notes.

JuicesFlowing, Jul 14, 2013
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Eric908, May 26, 2013
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Super Nova Summer Fest from Empyrean Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 42 ratings.