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MO - Maine Beer Company

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MOMO

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

1,919 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,919
Reviews: 299
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 189
Gots: 174 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our first run at an American Pale Ale. Flavors and aromas of zesty citrus, passionfruit, and pine present themselves throughout. A very subtle malt sweetness for balance, but this is intended to finish dry.

(Beer added by: BEERMILER12 on 02-29-2012)
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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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New York

4.75/5  rDev +11%

06-10-2014 13:57:44 | More by AMCimpi
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4.75/5  rDev +11%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

06-09-2014 01:16:39 | More by IPAchris
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4/5  rDev -6.5%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

06-06-2014 00:00:00 | More by ZachKelly
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3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

06-05-2014 19:35:08 | More by Davepoolesque
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mick303

Ontario (Canada)

4.29/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle served with a light chill into tulip glass. Produced a large white head with great retention and lacing. Beer itself was a slightly hazy orange gold. Very attractive.

S: hop forward, and yet juicy and sweet, mandarines, sweet caramel, woodsy, florals are prominent, some peppercorn, apples, light and fragrant, but with serious flavour. Also a bit of a dank/funky aspect.

T: some fruity mandarine and grapefruit, bitter light pine notes. Sweet apple and fruity with florals, dank pine, a bit of a crisp salty lychee and passionfruit. Leaves a pleasant drying aftertaste, with florals and a balanced earthy bitterness.

M: carbonation is light, body is quite light with a smooth malts, hints of caramel, with a slight coating hop oiliness. Has a light bitterness with a smooth profile and a light balanced hop finish.

Combines a very fragrant hop aroma with a complex flavour and a highly sessionable profile, I could drink this all night with no complaints. Taste has lots of complexies, smooth green fruits, citrus, and florals with pine and earthy undertones. Carbonation felt on the low side but it really helped the hops come through. Comes highly recommended. Delightful beer and shows excellent character as it warms.

Serving type: bottle

06-05-2014 01:08:12 | More by mick303
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mfnmbvp

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4.23/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

1 pint 0.9 fl oz. bottle, with bottled on date 05/06/2014 printed on the label. So this is some pretty fresh beer right here, considering it came to me all the way from Maine. My third beer from Maine Beer Company, expectations are high given this beer's high ratings.

Poured into a clear balloon snifter.

A - Pours a bright golden orange colored body with some semi-clarity and some fine sediment in the glass. Three fingers of thick off-white foamy head with excellent staying power. Very rocky, like the head on a root beer float. The second pour is a much more cloudy orange.

S - The smell is bright, fresh, fruity, floral, and tropical. Notes of pine needles, oranges, mangoes, lemon, grass, and citrus peels. Smells very fresh and juicy.

T - The taste is on par with the nose, but the earthy bready malt and yeast have taken the front seat to the hops. Fruity hop bitterness - grapefruit, orange, lemon rinds, pine resin. All the flavors are in nice balance with each other.

M - The feel is crisp, clean, and smooth. Easy-drinking with a moderate 6.00% abv. Medium bodied with perfect carbonation with the bottle conditioning.

Overall, a lovely example of the style. Lovingly crafted and executed. Perhaps the abv could stand to be toned down just a smidge, but otherwise, it is a wonderful beer, at a nice price point, in a nice single serving bottle. I would definitely drink this again; highly recommended.

Maine Beer Company MO ---4.5/5

Serving type: bottle

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New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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North Carolina

5/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

bottle poured into two Sam Adams perfect pints.
date 3/25/14 - 2mths n 1 week. not bad fresh for out of state.

pours two fingers of beutifull head and leaves nice thick lacing.
smell is amazing tropical fruit and hop pine.
taste is the same. mouthfeel is lasting sweet balanced hoppy dankness. LOVE IT.

not sure but this may be the first beer I rated 5 across the board and I thought I was getting more conservative in my rating.

thanks to my bro John for sharing the spoils of his travels. highly reccomend.

Serving type: bottle

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MO from Maine Beer Company
95 out of 100 based on 1,919 ratings.