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Summer Ale - Fremont Brewing Company

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181 Ratings
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Ratings: 181
Reviews: 44
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 9.31%
Wants: 20
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fremont Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

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

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: barleywinefiend on 06-06-2010)
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

ctrevino, Yesterday at 01:10 AM
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

bccocx, Oct 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

Juno_Malone, Oct 12, 2014
Photo of kemoarps
3.83/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pale yellow, massive white head sticks around and sticks to the sides.

Lemon bitter and sweet, Something a little musky and tart lurking in the back.

Taste starts off with a muted citrus blossom type approach. Personally I'd hope for a slightly juicier aspect to it, though maybe fresher it has more of that. Where the aroma was definitely more lemon citrus, this is more satsuma and orange. Subtle. A definite wallop of bitter though, five, ten years ago I would say this would solidly be an IPA.
Smoothe and crisp, carbonation may be a touch high, but overall very drinkable. An enjoyable drink, but doesn't quite reach the lofty standards set forth for it in my opinion. Fremont can't make a bad beer.

kemoarps, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of WAbeerfiend
5/5  rDev +22.5%

Hops: Amarillo.
Malt: 2-row.

Poured from a bomber into a tumbler on 01.24.14.

A: See through gold. 1 finger head.

S: Grapefruit. Very citrusy.

T: Tangerine dominant. Grapefruit, pine, subtle malt.

M: Crisp. Good carbonation.

O: This is a tangerine bomb. The first time that I had this, I was surprised by the flavor. It's now a summer staple for me.

WAbeerfiend, Sep 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

HoppySeb, Sep 18, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev +4.9%

Gobblegon, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

sloelco, Sep 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

karlt, Sep 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

clarknova, Sep 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

schopenhauerale, Sep 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

bouncepass, Aug 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Sound_Explorer, Aug 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

DCLAguy11, Aug 15, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

nmann08, Aug 08, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

mecmd, Aug 08, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

ZachT, Aug 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

zestar, Aug 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

DeadWalkerAir, Aug 02, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

crowellbw, Jul 22, 2014
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4.11/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-clear golden color with a nice white head and decent lacing

S-citrus, tropical fruit, floral, grains

T-grainy malt, grapefruit, pineapple, floral, slight herbal, moderate bitter finish

F-light to medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp

O-this was a really enjoyable pale ale, hard to believe its a one grain/one hop beer, kudos to the brewers

MDDMD, Jul 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

GClarkage, Jul 08, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -38.7%

PEIhop, Jul 08, 2014
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Summer Ale from Fremont Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 181 ratings.