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Bone Light - Boneyard Beer Company

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Bone Light
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47 Ratings
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Ratings: 47
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 8.18%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boneyard Beer Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: clearlydiluted on 08-08-2013)
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Pours a very bright and somewhat clear gold color with a pretty nice white head.

Aromas is bit odd to me. I kind of get a cat pee like smell. Also very floral, with some tropical fruitiness, and stinky resin. Weird, some whiffs I like this, others not so much.

Taste is light up front, light cracker and dry creamy almost sherbet like sweetness. Finish is fruity, with some resin, and very floral fresh hop notes.

Mouthfeel is very clean, smooth, and soft. Very nice for the style this beer is shooting for.

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Bone Light from Boneyard Beer Company
87 out of 100 based on 47 ratings.