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MO - Maine Beer Company

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MOMO

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

1,928 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,928
Reviews: 300
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 190
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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Ratings: 1,928 | Reviews: 300 | Display Reviews Only:
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acp21178

New York

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

04-30-2014 23:53:02 | More by acp21178
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julielynndubee

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

07-14-2014 13:40:04 | More by julielynndubee
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deekyn

California

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

03-08-2014 16:06:51 | More by deekyn
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gpawned

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

09-26-2013 22:50:08 | More by gpawned
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neorunner

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

09-12-2013 16:57:09 | More by neorunner
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jim_carignan

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

09-15-2013 16:25:56 | More by jim_carignan
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MastaShonuf

California

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

09-06-2013 05:43:52 | More by MastaShonuf
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Rau71

California

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

06-17-2013 16:33:24 | More by Rau71
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PlayitAgain

New York

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-20-2013 03:06:23 | More by PlayitAgain
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Guzzle_McBrew

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

04-21-2014 03:01:13 | More by Guzzle_McBrew
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Saviorself

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-08-2013 16:05:27 | More by Saviorself
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FrankHammer

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

10-21-2013 15:01:29 | More by FrankHammer
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TonyTalon

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

07-30-2013 02:50:40 | More by TonyTalon
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HRamz3

Pitcairn

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

09-12-2013 12:06:31 | More by HRamz3
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gunpwdr

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

04-05-2013 02:31:50 | More by gunpwdr
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BeerForMuscle

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

12-23-2013 01:00:03 | More by BeerForMuscle
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mythaeus

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

08-06-2013 00:06:25 | More by mythaeus
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Saltee

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

08-01-2013 01:12:14 | More by Saltee
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ctrevino

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

07-17-2013 02:52:54 | More by ctrevino
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Thorpe429

Illinois

3.78/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Big thanks to chowdahead for sending this bottle out my way. Served in a Maine Beer wine glass.

Pours a clear light apricot color with a nice white head and a pretty good ring of white lace as the head falls. Good cap and collar throughout.

The nose carries some faint tropical fruits and a bit of citrus. Light mango. Just a touch of pale malt lingering in the background for some depth. The flavor has the same elements with a bit of orange peel sneaking in. Nice and light. Light body with crisp carbonation and a slightly-bitter dryness through the finish.

Serving type: bottle

03-23-2012 00:33:45 | More by Thorpe429
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utopiajane

New York

3.78/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured cloudy lemony orange with a frothy head of soft foam that would not go away. Fell to some crags and great lace. Nose was pine, sweet citrus, tangerine, candy sugar, toffee malt, and a little pepper. A little soap too. Taste was juicy citrus. Grapefruit rinds and pithy lemon, a tad astringent, and peppery. Nutty toasted malt and finished with lots of floral, dry and bitter and somewhat thin. It was worth trying and I liked it but not as much as everyone else.

Serving type: bottle

06-12-2013 11:49:49 | More by utopiajane
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Flounder57

Massachusetts

3.8/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle was poured into a tulip.

Appearance: The beer poured a two finger head that has partially reduced and left some nice lacing. The beer is a nice orange color with good clarity and lots of bubbles coming up through the center of the glass.

Smell: citrus and piney notes, crystal clear malts, and some breadiness and sweetness to the beer too.

Taste: citrus and some pine, malts seem pretty tames down from what I smelled in the aroma. All the flavors seem pretty simple to me and wish there were more like in the aroma.

Mouthfeel: smooth, medium carbonation, medium bodied, a little chewy, and easy to drink.

Overall: Another solid offering from MBC in western Portland. Good to see that so many amazing brews are made at 5 breweries in such a small industrial area. Will be looking forward to more of this in the future.

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2012 05:10:47 | More by Flounder57
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Duane_Opfer

Virginia

3.81/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

1 pint .9 fl oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Bottled on 8/6. Consumed on 9/8.

A - Amber. Thick lasting billowing head. Cloudy with lots of carbonation. Heavy thick lacing.

S - Not very fragrant. Perhaps a slight hint of apple.

T - Tastes fresh. Tangerine and apples with a slight bready bitterness. Tart tropical finish on back of tongue.

M - Refreshing. Some foaming.

O - Decent Pale Ale. Had high expectations, but was mostly disappointed in the end.

Serving type: bottle

09-08-2013 14:30:47 | More by Duane_Opfer
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johnnnniee

New Hampshire

3.83/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Pours a clear golden straw color with a huge white head that takes forever to recede and leaves lots of stickies on the side of the glass. Aromas of citrus fill the air as soon as I tilt the bottle toward the glass. Pine and resin with a hint of bread round out the nose quite nicely. The flavor is light bread, cracker and a hint of seltzer water with a nice pine and grapefruit flavor going on. There's a solid shot of bitterness in this one, I'm guessing because the body is a bit light to stand up to the massive hopping here. Moderate level of carbonation with a watery and resinous mouthfeel. This is a really nice pale ale, but I would have liked a bit more body especially with the heavy dose of hops in here.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2012 00:04:07 | More by johnnnniee
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TheSevenDuffs

Ontario (Canada)

3.85/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Bottled on 04/16/13. Poured in to tulip.

A - Cloudy golden orange with one finger of cream coloured head.

S - Fresh tropical fruit, pine and citrus. Specific notes of mango, tangerine, grapefruit and pineapple with a touch of caramel sweetness.

T - Very balanced with a good bitterness and a big honey malt sweetness. Pine, grapefruit, peach and tangerine flavours.

M - Medium body. Sticky. Moderate carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

06-09-2013 17:37:30 | More by TheSevenDuffs
MO from Maine Beer Company
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