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88
very good

994 Ratings
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Ratings: 994
Reviews: 177
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 10.49%
Wants: 17
Gots: 81 | FT: 3
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

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rab53 on 10-30-2012)
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headyhopzhead

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-07-2013 21:18:36 | More by headyhopzhead
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chutch15

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

05-07-2013 01:36:59 | More by chutch15
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Honus1

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

05-07-2013 00:42:38 | More by Honus1
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atr2605

New York

3.44/5  rDev -12%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A-pours a cloudy orange golden color with a fizzy white head with average retention
S-pine, dank hops, apricot
T-piney hops dominate the flavor with a bit of sweetness lingering in the background and finishes tart
M-light-medium bodied with lots of carbonation
O-Interesting brew that is very drinkable. Wouldn't mind having this once in awhile

Serving type: bottle

05-07-2013 00:27:11 | More by atr2605
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JDizzle

Indiana

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-06-2013 21:31:58 | More by JDizzle
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rkcrozier

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

05-06-2013 12:03:48 | More by rkcrozier
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corby112

Pennsylvania

3.4/5  rDev -13%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a hazy golden yellow color with a half finger white foam head that quickly settles into a lasting ring. Spotty lacing left behind.

Floral, earth hop aroma with grass and pine notes countered by bread, biscuity malt and light fruit. Slightly resinous with soily hops followed by bread, apple, pear and pale malt notes.

Medium bodied with a dank, crisp hop bite that provides a strong bitterness that lingers over the sweeter notes and pale malt into a bone dry finish. Very earthy with soil like flavor along with grass and pine needle followed by bready yeast, light fruit and biscuit malt. Sweet hints of apple, pear and subtle alcohol provide a decent counter to the strong hop flavors. Pale malt backbone with bread, biscuit and cracker. Light and well balanced and while its nothing out of the ordinary, it's a decent, sessionable beer.

Serving type: bottle

05-06-2013 06:09:47 | More by corby112
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JoeLacy

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

05-06-2013 04:08:25 | More by JoeLacy
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RobertColianni

Pennsylvania

3.68/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

12oz. bottle poured into a 40oz. brandy snifter.

A: Hazy orange body with a slightly off-white head that shows spottiness, although minimal lacing occurred.

S: Heavily dry hopped scents explode from an herbal rosemary backdrop. Almost meaty and pork-like, but not smoky. Very unique, new, and appealing.

T: Very muted and almost clementine-esque. This is bottle conditioned, after all, so I expected less of it.

M: Sudsy and almost soda-like thin. Maybe even a notch below. Very level with maltiness, but once room temperature it's basically water with absolutely no viscosity.

OVERALL: Good, but a little too dry and the thinness really kills the mood. Sweetness is on par and the rosemary scents were very original, unique, and welcoming. Just needs more maltiness to bring up the viscosity.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2013 21:46:33 | More by RobertColianni
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norinco

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-05-2013 21:25:01 | More by norinco
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Immortale25

North Carolina

4.23/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured into a Florida Beer Co. tapered glass.

A- Pours a medium amber color with a 1/2 inch white head that retains pretty well before becoming an 1/8 inch head. Resilient lacing leaves spackles of foam behind on the glass.

S- Balanced aroma of piney hops and bready malts. The hop character is very pleasurable and especially noticeable for a standard pale ale.

T- The great balance continues as the earthy hops come on with a mild bitterness and melds with the breadiness of the malt. Alcohol is light and the flavor is sturdy enough to keep things interesting all the way through the drink.

M- Somewhat sharp and just a tad oily with medium carbonation and a lightish body.

O- A highly quaffable pale ale that doesn't skimp on flavor.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2013 03:01:31 | More by Immortale25
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craft_shannie

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-04-2013 17:11:32 | More by craft_shannie
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kew

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-04-2013 03:10:20 | More by kew
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davemathews68

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

05-04-2013 00:25:55 | More by davemathews68
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CaptDavyJones

New York

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

05-03-2013 23:08:07 | More by CaptDavyJones
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jkball01

Kentucky

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-03-2013 22:45:22 | More by jkball01
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jenray

Texas

3/5  rDev -23.3%

05-03-2013 14:32:00 | More by jenray
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cdwil

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-03-2013 13:27:13 | More by cdwil
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patpbr

Ohio

4.16/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A - Poured into a pint glass with an orange color and a quick to dissipate head.
S - Fruit, Hops and pine
T - Citrus hops and pine, orange, fruity. Sweet Malt. bitter is balanced
M - Medium body. Smooth and refreshing.
O - A well done pale ale with lots of flavor, will buy a six pack next time.

Serving type: bottle

05-03-2013 03:22:24 | More by patpbr
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sloany

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-03-2013 01:54:41 | More by sloany
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RobDB

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-03-2013 00:45:17 | More by RobDB
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beercanman

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

05-02-2013 21:38:44 | More by beercanman
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jlenik

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-02-2013 21:09:42 | More by jlenik
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darkstar67

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-02-2013 04:44:48 | More by darkstar67
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scotv

New York

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-01-2013 19:54:08 | More by scotv
Live from Southern Tier Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 994 ratings.