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Rising Sun Pale Ale - Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom

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Rising Sun Pale AleRising Sun Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

120 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 120
Reviews: 76
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 9
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 06-23-2003)
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

FetMule, May 16, 2013
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3/5  rDev -20.2%

Rhettroactive, May 11, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

aztraz, Apr 06, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -26.9%

Hultkrantz, Apr 05, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.85/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: The beer is hazy yellowish amber in color and has some particles visible being propelled around like a lava lamp by a moderate amount of carbonation. It poured with a finger high off white head that died down a bit, leaving a thin head covering the surface and lots of lacing down the sides of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of gooseberries are present in the nose along with some hints of orange citrus.
T: The taste is similar to the smell and has flavors of gooseberries but there are also notes of toffee and subtle hints of caramel malts and yeast. No bitterness is perceptible.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is very easy to drink and has interesting aromas and flavors imparted by the hops. I only wished it had a little bitterness from the hops.

metter98, Mar 27, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

TheBeerAlmanac, Mar 14, 2013
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5/5  rDev +33%

Dapperticus, Mar 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

CaptainNomihodai, Feb 28, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

Rwalford74, Feb 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

Boone757, Feb 08, 2013
Photo of jmarsh123
3.65/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours hazy gold with a small white head. OK lacing.

Some sweet citrus fruits on the nose with a grainy malt profile and maybe some floral hop components.

Some slight citrus up front before more of the grainy malt character takes over. Finishes slight spicy on the back end.

Pretty smooth mouthfeel. There's a little harshness from bittering from the end, but not bad. Appropriate carbonation.

Solid beer although nothing about this one wowed me. In Japan, this probably stands out though and I'd be happy to drink one anytime.

jmarsh123, Jan 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

YamagamiTravis, Jan 14, 2013
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3.98/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Clear golden colour with a creamy, off-white head. Fair head retention.

Bright fruity aroma. Lots of citrus with oranges and mandarin dominating. Good tropical fruit notes. Quite complex and very nice.

Moderately malty and backed up with a hefty bitterness. Juicy, tart, citrus hop notes. Some nicer apple and lychee tones.

Medium body with moderate carbonation. Fine.

A solid American Pale Ale. I'm always sceptical of APAs as they are a very difficult style to master but this is quite good.

dgilks, Dec 01, 2012
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

jplopez21, Nov 16, 2012
Rising Sun Pale Ale from Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom
85 out of 100 based on 120 ratings.