Peeper | Maine Beer Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company
Maine, United States
mainebeercompany.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our original hoppy American ale. Dry, clean, well-balanced with generous dose of American hops.

Added by ToasterChef on 07-30-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,913
Reviews:
621
Ratings:
2,882
pDev:
9.49%
Bros Score:
4.2
 
 
Wants:
208
Gots:
713
Trade:
12
HISTOGRAM
 
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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3.96/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle > Pint Glass

A - Pours a slightly foggy yellow straw color 2 fingers of sudsy white head, mild on the lacing.
S - Grapefruit and lemon, a little pale malt, floral hops, some light earthy tones.
T - A little more floral and slightly grassy than the aroma, some grapefruit, a touch of pine, pale and cracker malt.
M - Clean and crisp, easy drinking.
O - Another excellent beer from Maine Beer.

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of Tbone
3.8/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a nice bright straw yellow with a quickly dissipating white head.

Smell is lemony.
Taste is lemony, crisp, dry, mild grapefruit rind barely backed with a thin pale malt profile. It is a very pleasing and refreshing dry and crisp pale ale ala Daisy Cutter but with a bigger hop nose and bite.

I'd drink a lot more of it if it wasn't twice the price it should be for comparable products.

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2.5/5  rDev -39.2%

Photo of emerge077
4.08/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Very drinkable, light-bodied, citrus-forward APA. Bottled: 10-3-13

Pale orange, slightly hazy but still fairly bright. Copious foam and intricate lacing all around the glass.

Pale malt and citrus peel aroma, light green botanicals.

Moderate bitterness, very light and airy feel, earthy herbal green hop bitterness that lingers into the aftertaste. Bitter greens, light citrus peel, pale malt flavors. Quite drinkable and clean. Overall a very nice APA, a classic some might say, though a tad pricey for what it is.

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.88/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Bottle opened on 10.18.13
Bottled 072313

A - Pours a cloudy, very light orange-yellow with a cream colored head with good retention.

S - Light malt caramel and oranges.

T - Orange bitterness with a light malt-breadiness.

D - Tons of carbonation with a light body.

O - Light orange and malt forward. Getting a bit old, but still solid.

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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Peeper from Maine Beer Company
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 2,882 ratings
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