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Saranac Summer Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac Summer AleSaranac Summer Ale

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BA SCORE
72
okay

299 Ratings
THE BROS
60
poor

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Ratings: 299
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 15.06%
Wants: 0
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Available in the 12 Beers of Summer sampler. Not to be confused with Saranac Summer Brew (a German Radler).

(Beer added by: WesWes on 04-14-2005)
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3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

lovindahops, Jul 28, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

Danimal1101, Jun 24, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

MPPHISH, Jun 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

LightsOut3000, Jun 11, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

DMB, May 31, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +20.2%

Johnnyv310, May 30, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -11.9%

Kelp, May 05, 2013
Photo of fx20736
3.48/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

bought as part of Saranac's Summer Variety pack from Southtown Beverages on 4/26/13 for $ 7.99.

poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, served at fridge temp.

appearance: Honey yellow with a one finger white head that leaves little lacing.

aroma: gentle, slightly fruity, slightly hoppy.

mouthfeel: solidly medium.

taste: nice pale malt with a gentle hoppiness and just a touch of fruitiness.

notes: easy drinking, well made. I could drink this all day.

fx20736, Apr 28, 2013
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3/5  rDev -3.8%

campfirebrew, Apr 04, 2013
Photo of KYGunner
2.43/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Pale, straw yellow fills the glass as tons of bubbles line the edges and add no loft to a quickly fleeting head.

Very little scent to note I detected mostly corny adjuncts with some lemon tones.

The taste is weak but mostly adjuncts of corn or rice. Faint touches of lemon or citrus hit the tongue but they are fleeting and almost imperceptible. I'm very disappointed in this entry as Saranacs are usually a lot of fun and tasty.

KYGunner, Mar 31, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -11.9%

Bill235, Feb 22, 2013
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3/5  rDev -3.8%

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1/5  rDev -67.9%

cfalovo97, Nov 06, 2012
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3/5  rDev -3.8%

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slim2043, Oct 01, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -11.9%

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3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

kb2250, Sep 05, 2012
Saranac Summer Ale from Matt Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 299 ratings.