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What Is Enlightenment? - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

640 Ratings
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Ratings: 640
Reviews: 85
rAvg: 4.4
pDev: 6.82%
Wants: 192
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
American Pale Ale brewed in honor of our Second Anniversary. Simcoe and Amarillo hops.

(Beer added by: CliffBrake on 04-26-2012)
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4/5  rDev -9.1%
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What is Enlightenment? pours a cloudy, straw yellow with a thing white head on top. The foam fades quickly leaving behind a few spots and lines of lace on the glass.

The aroma is loaded with orange citrus and tropical fruit notes of mango and tangerine.

Each sip of this medium bodied beer is soft and light on the palate with mild carbonation. The flavor is sweet and nicely balanced. Caramel and toasted malt are followed by orange citrus and tropical fruit (tangerine). It finishes dry with lingering tangerine flavors.

This is a very tasty, easy drinking beer that is light in body and well balanced.

WanderingFool, Jul 23, 2012
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What Is Enlightenment? from Hill Farmstead Brewery
97 out of 100 based on 640 ratings.