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Pollenator - Long Trail Brewing Co.

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271 Ratings
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Ratings: 271
Reviews: 96
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 14.91%
Wants: 2
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Long Trail Brewing Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Features a medium amber body, balanced with a modest amount of Willamette hops. This spring ale is highly drinkable, flavorful and finishes clean and crisp.

34 IBU

(Beer added by: SixpointJMH on 07-05-2001)
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chrispoint

Connecticut

1.5/5  rDev -56.1%

02-20-2012 18:03:53 | More by chrispoint
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thain709

Pennsylvania

3.13/5  rDev -8.5%

A - Poured with a clear, golden yellow body with a lot of carbonation racing to the top...a two finger, white head formed and slowly feel to a thin cap...patchy lacing was left behind

S - Pale malt is very present with underlying sweet notes from some honey...very grassy as well

T - The flavors are very sweet but it doesn't come in until the middle...first the pale malt starts things off light and flavorless...the sweetness comes in at the middle and has a lot of raw sugar and honey supporting it...a the end there is a grassy hop presence mixed with some citrus rind...the two don't mesh well together

M - Light bodied...crisp, weird bitterness, sweet

O - I wasn't a big fan of this one...if it focused more on the honey flavors and toned the sweetness down I could have managed it...the hops and grassy flavors were a little disappointing

02-20-2012 13:38:54 | More by thain709
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Neorebel

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

02-19-2012 02:03:07 | More by Neorebel
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Gambrinus1184

Connecticut

3.33/5  rDev -2.6%

Served on-tap in a plain pint glass at The Iron Frog in Simsbury, Conn.

A: Hazy, golden amber color beneath a thin veil of bubbly carbonation that left little lacing.

S: A slightly sweet and metallic, funky wheat and adjunct tang with a hint of citrus and hay.

T: Decent amount of bright, malty sweetness up front with traces of honey, clove, citrusy, grassy hops and cooked veggie/floral bitterness. This leads into a slightly bittersweet and grainy finish with some lingering, sharp hop resin.

M: Thin-medium bodied pale ale with enough grainy malt to even out the traces of spicy hop bitterness. Still light in the satisfaction department, though.

O: Not a terrible beer but still one that teeters on the edge of a forgettable, pale, spring/summer ale below 5% ABV. Not nearly a pale wheat and not enough hop character to call it an APA. Grainy, spicy and light.

02-18-2012 02:54:07 | More by Gambrinus1184
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Ajlvt

Washington

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

02-11-2012 04:56:21 | More by Ajlvt
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EvanWilliams

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

01-28-2012 04:43:55 | More by EvanWilliams
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battleaxebrewery

Vermont

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

01-15-2012 01:36:52 | More by battleaxebrewery
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JAHMUR

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -12.3%

01-14-2012 19:42:28 | More by JAHMUR
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prisdefer

New York

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

01-14-2012 18:55:47 | More by prisdefer
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mbs11

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -12.3%

01-14-2012 01:24:03 | More by mbs11
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noyellowfizzbeer

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

12-31-2011 17:46:31 | More by noyellowfizzbeer
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sailorastro

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +17%

12-15-2011 13:21:34 | More by sailorastro
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dave00100

Vermont

5/5  rDev +46.2%

12-10-2011 18:13:53 | More by dave00100
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bluesplit63

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -12.3%

12-05-2011 14:14:46 | More by bluesplit63
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BrewinHeadBanger

New York

4/5  rDev +17%

12-04-2011 01:36:17 | More by BrewinHeadBanger
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ROGUE16

Delaware

4/5  rDev +17%

12-01-2011 21:13:17 | More by ROGUE16
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djrn2

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +17%

12-01-2011 19:47:33 | More by djrn2
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bluntedboywonder

New York

4/5  rDev +17%

11-26-2011 22:06:41 | More by bluntedboywonder
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ItsBeer4Me

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +17%

11-21-2011 21:11:42 | More by ItsBeer4Me
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waiting4lunch

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +17%

11-18-2011 20:40:04 | More by waiting4lunch
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MerkurKing16

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +17%

11-17-2011 15:54:52 | More by MerkurKing16
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benz08

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +17%

11-17-2011 03:29:55 | More by benz08
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twowheelssoar

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +17%

11-16-2011 03:22:54 | More by twowheelssoar
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ElGallo

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +17%

11-15-2011 19:07:24 | More by ElGallo
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ghamel

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +17%

11-14-2011 17:14:12 | More by ghamel
Pollenator from Long Trail Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 271 ratings.