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Golden State Of Mind - Ale Industries

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BA SCORE
79
okay

54 Ratings
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Ratings: 54
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 17.06%
Wants: 2
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ale Industries visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly called Orange Kush.

(Beer added by: t0rin0 on 09-30-2009)
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Here’s one I’m surprised I haven’t reviewed yet. Glad I checked.
This pours a clear gold with a cottony cap of white clouds.
The aroma has a pleasing orange-lemon-citrus note to it, and a hint of coriander.
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Golden State Of Mind from Ale Industries
79 out of 100 based on 54 ratings.