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Bar Harbor Summer Ale - Atlantic Brewing Company

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Bar Harbor Summer AleBar Harbor Summer Ale

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58 Ratings
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Ratings: 58
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 3.17
pDev: 13.25%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Atlantic Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Now in six pack! This ale is light and crisp, yet retains the body and character of a microbrew.

(Beer added by: lordofthewiens on 07-06-2006)
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Atlantic Brewing Co.
Bar Harbor Summer Ale

LOOK: Pours a dark golden color, with a perfect clarity. The white loosely bubbled head formed briefly before departing forever.

SMELL: Grainy aroma of malt, crackery yeast, possible some adjuncts and perhaps wheat. Light citrus notes are apparent as well.

TASTE: Like the smell, grainy, faint pils malt, cooked corn, rice, wheat etc. Hops provide acidity and a small peppery spice, quite possibly including some coriander.

FEEL: Thin, light bodied, loose carbonation. Makes for an easy to drink, readily accessible summer option, which was definitely the brewers intent.

OVERALL: Refreshing for sure. Not earth shattering, and the flavors and aroma aren't great. A like able beer, just very plain and attenuated.

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Bar Harbor Summer Ale from Atlantic Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 58 ratings.