After Sesh
Cigar City Brewing

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Style:
Blonde Ale - American
Ranked #388
ABV:
4.5%
Score:
81
Ranked #41,548
Avg:
3.57 | pDev: 6.44%
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
35
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Cigar City Brewing
 
Florida, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  1
Gots
  4
SCORE
81
Good
Notes: Skatepark of Tampa and Cigar City Brewing, two Florida originals, have collaborated on this crisp beer with notes of lime, orange and salt that can be enjoyed after a skate session or anytime you’re with friends.

36 IBU
Reviews: 6 | Ratings: 35 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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russpowell from Arkansas

3.41/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours an effervescent gold with 3+ fingers of eggshell colored head. Below average head retention & lacing

S: Citrus notes, not much else

T: Light bready notes, limes, a little salt & orange up front. Light orange and bready notes as this warms, just a little salt. Finishes with a little lime & salt

MF: Light/medium body, crisp carbonation

Drinks easy enough, but not that interesting

Nov 24, 2020
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mushroomcloud from Texas

3.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz canned 7-15-19, opened 8-22-19.
1" white head that fades fast, only a thin cap and ring less than a minute in. Clean golden beer with active carbonation swirling around.
Wheat, yeast, floral notes - orange blossom.
Muted flavors of wheat malt, orange and lime, not any one thing standing out -- expected more orange or more lime -- very mild overall.
Light body, medium carbonation and a strange finish - feels dry around the outside edges of the mouth but has a sweetness at the back of the tongue...strange.
Easy to drink but lacking in my own opinion.

Aug 23, 2019
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zeff80 from Missouri

3.59/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12oz can. Poured out a clear, golden color with a very short-lived, small head. It smelled of lime. orange and toasted caramel. Sweet caramel and orange with some tart lime and hints of salt. Good summer beer.

Jul 20, 2019
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teromous from Virginia

3.72/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

From the bottom of the can: "CANNED04/17/19 @07:31 244 888"

Appearance: The beer has a dark gold-to-bronze colored body with excellent clarity. The had is short and white with large bubbles and moderate retention. No lacing.

Aroma: The beer smells like orange hard candy and grapefruit juice.

Taste: The beer opens with a bit of biscuit flavor and a touch of cereal grain. There is a light herbal hop presence to the beer and a touch of lime at the end.

Mouthfeel: The beer is easy to drink, but the body of the beer feels too light and it feels a bit flat.

Overall: The can states that this is an "ALE BREWED WITH ORANGE, LIME AND SALT" and these are apparent in the flavors and aromas of the beer. It has a nice malt flavor as well. Although the beer didn't have much body to support the beer it can still be an enjoyable beer to drink. I would drink it from time to time.

Jun 08, 2019
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Lucular from Maryland

3.59/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

This is a decent summer beer. It has citrus and wheat flavor, is slightly tart from the lime, with a hint of spice from the coriander. It's a little bit sweeter than I would have liked, but otherwise is pretty good.

May 20, 2019
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VeganUndead from Virginia

3.4/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Perfect food pairing would be at a mexican restaurant with some chips and salsa. I'm not sure I mean this negatively, this beer tastes exactly like a tortilla chip

May 17, 2019
After Sesh from Cigar City Brewing
Beer rating: 81 out of 100 with 35 ratings