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Hops Harvest Ale - Epic Ales

Hops Harvest AleHops Harvest Ale

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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.27
pDev: 5.5%


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Washington, United States

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

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
A classic West Coast-Style Pale Ale infused with loads of freshly picked Mosaic hops. Aromatic and resinous, green hops have a distinct flavor that beer lovers only get to enjoy for a brief time each year. Cheers!

(Beer added by: rab53 on 10-11-2013)
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draheim

Washington

3.35/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

22oz bottle into a tulip. Pours a somewhat hazy honey/amber with a 1-finger head that settles quickly to a lay of sea foam.

Aroma is likewise a little murky and indistinct. Some sweet caramel malt and sticky mango... not quite what I expect from a fresh hop ale.

Taste is unique, but I like it better than the smell. Clean pale malt, lemons, maybe a little spice. The orange-citrus taste of the Mosaic is there, but it's not very distinct.

Mouthfeel seems a little flat, watery. Carbonation seems off.

Overall, something of a disappointment. Everything just seems a little muddled. Thought I'd give this one a try but I wouldn't buy it again.

Serving type: bottle

10-21-2013 00:07:43 | More by draheim
Hops Harvest Ale from Epic Ales
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