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Live - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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1,199 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,199
Reviews: 205
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 10.54%
Wants: 23
Gots: 155 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: rab53 on 10-30-2012

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Photo of 716gibbs
4.49/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I live 15 minutes from Southern Tier Brewing Company, so it's always nice to pick up a keg right from the place in which the beer was brewed. More times then not I'm drinking this beer fresh, so my review might be bias. Great APA, with citrus notes of grapefruit and apricot taking over the aroma as well as the taste of the beer. Mildly hoppy. Reminds me of Founders All Day IPA in taste. Once in awhile I will notice inconsistency in the taste of the beer from batch to batch, but this is a great summertime beer, one I usually have on tap, and one I've been enjoying since I had STBCs trial run of this stuff a few years back.

Photo of spycow
3.7/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of _morandi_
3.38/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Crogersarch
3.91/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of BigGingDrinker
3.5/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of rolltide8425
3.73/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Beglane
3.46/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured cloudy, smells of hops and citrus, which was a nice surprise from a pale ale. However? Where's the hop taste? It just struck me as funny with a big hop nose and a little hop taste, but whatever. Regardless, It's still very good. I wouldn't recommend.

Photo of Pukstopper
3.59/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A little hoppy and citrusy in the nose. Clean taste some nice lacing head fades

Photo of Tred420
4.55/5  rDev +17%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Love this beer. Was able to enjoy this one while watching the game with friends was very impressed.

Photo of Notacraftdrinker
3.01/5  rDev -22.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Not sure if I got a bad bottle or not but a funky fruit like aroma and taste. Maybe citrus. Just tasted very off to me. Not one of my favorite brews from southern tier.

Photo of DownWithSocks
3.83/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Muzak
4.16/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of WallstreetB
3.84/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
3.76/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TMWSIY
3.83/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Nice and crisp. Quite hoppy and carbonated for a pale ale. Thin and light nonetheless. Delicious nose. No award winner yet exceeded expectations.

Photo of monkeybeerbelly
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dustin_Sallitt
4.5/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Crownie
2.75/5  rDev -29.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.5

Had it on draft... Live beasts didn't seem to impart much

Photo of KeyWestGator
3.98/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DRE_Go_Fish
3.81/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BarrytheBear
3.33/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cmbeddoe7997
4.28/5  rDev +10%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Justdoit1234
4.14/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of chrisdopeee
4.03/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jaemeno3
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Live from Southern Tier Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,199 ratings.