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Edward - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

1,545 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 1,545
Reviews: 267
rAvg: 4.44
pDev: 8.56%
Wants: 471
Gots: 78 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Edward (1917-2002) is our grandfather; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his five children. In his honor, this American Pale Ale is dutifully crafted from American malted barley, a plethora of American hops, our ale yeast and water from Edward’s well. It is unfiltered, naturally carbonated, and dry hopped. Aromatic and flowery, with impressions of citrus and pine, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Edward.

85 IBU

Pale and Caramel malt; Centennial, Chinook, Columbus, Simcoe, and Warrior hops; House Ale Yeast, and our Well Water.

(Beer added by: abriggs1 on 04-27-2010)
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canadianghetto

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +7%

07-01-2014 14:17:44 | More by canadianghetto
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Sanchezrox23

Virginia

5/5  rDev +12.6%

07-01-2014 01:05:00 | More by Sanchezrox23
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blckout20

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-29-2014 19:33:58 | More by blckout20
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esktime

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-29-2014 01:37:15 | More by esktime
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Twoheartedzombie

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-29-2014 00:45:43 | More by Twoheartedzombie
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Abbbp

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-28-2014 23:45:08 | More by Abbbp
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schnarr84

Alberta (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

06-28-2014 15:55:39 | More by schnarr84
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ColdOne

New York

5/5  rDev +12.6%

06-28-2014 13:36:25 | More by ColdOne
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Ed_Bob

Vermont

5/5  rDev +12.6%

06-28-2014 12:53:52 | More by Ed_Bob
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DanSmith17

Delaware

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-28-2014 11:52:30 | More by DanSmith17
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HitchSlap

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +7%

06-28-2014 02:17:07 | More by HitchSlap
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Sweffin

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-28-2014 01:54:08 | More by Sweffin
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ryang1428

Delaware

4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

06-28-2014 00:14:36 | More by ryang1428
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SABERG

Massachusetts

4.7/5  rDev +5.9%

From a fresh growler into a modified tulip glass.

A - Great fresh haze, golden straw, fine cumulus cloudy head, lacing that lingers for the entire interaction.
S - Grass, lemon, a walk in the pine forest after the rain. A poem written with hops, malt and water.
T - Initial oils lead to a clean tight finish. The Columbus hops trail off into desire. Quite interesting how the taste ends nice and dry. The malt, hop dance is tempered with a hint of tannin, nothing out of balance.
M - The body is decieving, robust, full and well displayed across the palate. From citrus to peppper, with a stop in the pines for a glance, Edward displays true craft.
O - Advertized as an APA, with tinges of IPA. Edward is as creative and interesting as is befitting an ancestral homage.
Thank goodness this is the choice for a "flagship" beer from HFB.

Cheers

06-27-2014 22:05:19 | More by SABERG
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Jmbbabson

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +12.6%

06-27-2014 20:17:29 | More by Jmbbabson
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Thing


3.75/5  rDev -15.5%

06-26-2014 14:50:24 | More by Thing
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Gaddabble

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

06-26-2014 01:16:18 | More by Gaddabble
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imperialking

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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314RPG

New York

4.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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leaversuch

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -9.9%

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Stephenjtorres

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -4.3%

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HopBomb515

New Jersey

4.46/5  rDev +0.5%

Big slightly off white head settles to a cap atop the beer and provides ample lacing that sticks. Big citrus orange, grapefruit and pine in the nose. Taste follows with citrus, mainly orange, and a piney resinous finish that is quite bitter for a pale ale. Slick mouthfeel coats the palate then in a flash goes away clean with a drying bitter finish. IPA like medium body is nice. Overall an amazing pale ale that delivers IPA mouthfeel and big flavor.

06-24-2014 20:09:26 | More by HopBomb515
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sbrock22

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -9.9%

06-23-2014 18:40:51 | More by sbrock22
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Dlestz

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +7%

06-23-2014 15:33:29 | More by Dlestz
Edward from Hill Farmstead Brewery
98 out of 100 based on 1,545 ratings.