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Goat Island Light Ale - Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub

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Goat Island Light Ale
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 14.93%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  3.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A light ale with it's own distinctive character, named after the Goat Island Lighthouse just up the road in Cape Porpoise, Maine.

(Beer added by: connecticutpoet on 07-20-2004)
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connecticutpoet

Connecticut

2.85/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

This beer was a pale yellow, with very little head.

The aroma was basically a light aromatic hop scent, no maltiness detectable. No pine or citrus notes either.

The taste was disappointing... like hop-flavored water. No strength to it, body very thin. Very little alcohol too.

This beer was disappointing. Drinkability is OK, if you aren't expecting something outstanding.

Serving type: bottle

07-20-2004 02:50:43 | More by connecticutpoet
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July2Nov

Hawaii

3/5  rDev -10.4%

06-26-2013 07:47:23 | More by July2Nov
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BeerKangaroo

Alaska

3.15/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

At Federal Jack's:

A: clear yellow body with a small ever so slight white head. Fast rising carbonation was seen. Minimal lacing with no rings was observed.

S: some light hops.

T: some caramel and hops.

M: extremely light leads to a superior drinkability.

O: this isn't exactly an outstanding beer, but probably a great one on a beach in the summer or when one comes in after mowing the lawn.

Serving type: on-tap

05-30-2012 23:25:47 | More by BeerKangaroo
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AJ01923

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

03-13-2013 03:14:47 | More by AJ01923
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Barton

Maine

4.25/5  rDev +26.9%

06-06-2013 00:37:47 | More by Barton
Goat Island Light Ale from Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub
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