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Osiris Pale Ale - Sun King Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

668 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 668
Reviews: 206
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 11.31%
Wants: 72
Gots: 52 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Sun King Brewing Company visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cnally on 08-22-2009)
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Seeker_11, Monday at 05:51 AM
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

beb86, Monday at 05:45 AM
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4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got this as a bonus in a trade. Lucky me

Poured from the can into a shaker pint glass.

A)golden clear pour, with slight head, not as much head as I thought although an aggressive pour. Head left a thin layer within 5 minutes

S). Good overall, to me grassy and slight citrus bread

T) it shines here, crisp and inviting. Very smooth. Citrus hops I get for sure as do I get the grassy hops the smell foretold. Balanced though as it has a nice malt base

M) nice and easy drinking

Overall a very solid beer. May have to seek out more Sun King

Jnashed, Monday at 01:25 AM
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

heystevec, Saturday at 01:19 AM
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4.11/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Enjoyed on draft in Indy.

A. Light copper dark straw color. Egg shell head that retreats to a healthy rim. Nice laces.

S. Bright citrus hops: pineapple, grapefruit, and mango. A little malty.

T. Starts with a minor resin but noticeable citrus hop profile. Moderate malts.

M. Very smooth, medium to light body and high carbonation.

O. This pale ale is very fresh which contributes to a super fresh and crisp feel. The hop profile leans heavily towards the citrus end. I will take another.

macher0, Sep 22, 2014
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3.94/5  rDev -1%

WCW, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of buschbeer
4.01/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

1 PINT can
Served in a tulip glass

This beer is amber in color with golden highlights. It gives generous head. The white foam leaves rings of lace as I consume.

When I put my nose to the can I get straight up pineapple. It diminishes when poured into my glass. Other aromas also appear like caramel malt and pine.

The taste has some mild pine and citrus. Unfortunately, I can't detect any pineapple flavor. It has good flavor for a pale ale though.

It has a medium mouthfeel.

This is a mild surprise. I have hear good things about Sun King and asked what the flagship beer was at a store in Indiana. The gentleman pointed me to this beer which is a nice first impression of Sun King.

buschbeer, Sep 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

ShadyRigglesbee, Sep 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

JohnnieNepal, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

A - Golden amber in color. Clear. Foamy head dissipating to a thin lacing. Lacing is retained. Low to moderate carbonation. 4.5

S - Slightly sweet malt. Biscuit. Grapefruit and citrus. Slight pine and some grass. 3.75/5

T - Lingering bitterness on the back end. Grassy hops. Slight pine and resin. Slightly sweet malt. Biscuit. Grapefruit. Orange Flesh. Caramel. Graininess. More malty than most pale ales that I have tried. White bread. Nicely complex in the flavor profile. 4.25/5

M - Very light, crisp and dry. The way a pale ale should be. Moderate to light carbonation. 4/5

O - Hop forward but more malty than most that I have had. Very refreshing. 4/5

bwood06, Sep 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

WesM63, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

dannytamayo1, Sep 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

xICooRsYIx, Sep 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

big thanks to atoulouk for the hookup...presumably extremely fresh since he was just at the brewery. enjoyed from a westbrook snifter

a - brew pours a crystal clear auburn orange with a frothy white head that hung out and left nice spotty lace on the glass. some visible carb in the glass.

s - nose is crisp and toasty. biscuity with a hop highlight. nutty, bready...nice. crystalized malt. no confusion with an ipa, this is a really smooth smelling pale.

t/m/o - opens up a toasty bready malt with a subtle herbal flowery hop to it. really tasteful. well rounded. medium bodied that coats your mouth. drinks easy, but refreshes. carbonation is good but has a very rich silky feel without being heavy. very solid pale ale. glad to have a 2nd can.

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expanding exponentially like some recursive virus?

cosmicevan, Sep 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

MaximumYuks, Sep 09, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev +5.5%

SchurmanatorX, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

MasterPenguins, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

vikinghorn, Sep 05, 2014
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4.07/5  rDev +2.3%

schreurb, Sep 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

beerhast, Sep 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -24.6%

masterofsparks, Sep 01, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

Elicoleman, Aug 29, 2014
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Osiris Pale Ale from Sun King Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 668 ratings.