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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): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our first run at an American Pale Ale. Flavors and aromas of zesty citrus, passionfruit, and pine present themselves throughout. A very subtle malt sweetness for balance, but this is intended to finish dry.

Just after opening our brewery, working long nights, weekends, and still maintaining our day jobs, my brother Daniel (the brewer) had twins. Cheers to his courage and dedication to making better beer.

Added by BEERMILER12 on 02-29-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#576
Reviews:
474
Ratings:
3,241
pDev:
8.16%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
292
Gots:
723
Trade:
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Ratings: 3,241 |  Reviews: 474
Photo of fscottkey
4.06/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: [4.00] A straw to hony colored beer. The beer has 1 finger of white head with bubbles that are just under medium sized. There are larger bubbles on top. The head is bright white and pulls back leaving a nice coating on the glass. The bottle lists the ABV (6.0%) and the born on date (11/17/2015).

S: [4.25] Mango, peach, pineapple, pine.

T: [4.00] Pineapple, pine, a slight spiciness in the middle. Finishes with mild bitterness.

M: [4.00] Hearty mouthfeel with noticeable carbonation. The beer has a bitter lift at the end but nothing that detracts from the beer.

O: [4.00] Wow, these guys know how to make beer. It isn't cheap but it is tasty. The nose on this is nice and bold and easy to pick up. The taste was more subdued but still very good. This is my second Maine Beer Co. beer this week and they were both great. I would drink this more. And I will seek out more of their beers.

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Photo of AFchino
4.33/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of tmichaud
4.34/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of twelveone
4.99/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of paulish
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeerMama2014
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of cmf
4.35/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

From >pint bottle to becker. Pours golden and moderately clear with very little head. Very strong hoppy aroma. Bananas. Pear. Passion fruit. Light foamy mouthfeel. Definite passion fruit taste. Great beer.

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Photo of bmf5581
3.88/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Andy1125
4.18/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JerzDevl2000
4.1/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bought this recently along with the other Maine beers that were available at the Whole Foods on Houston St in New York City.

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Photo of Moestavern
3.51/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LeftHanded666
4.23/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of efrankmcguire
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of brewduder
4.23/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of zac16125
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Bottled on: 10/27/15


A: slightly hazy, golden light yellow, 3 plus fingers width of white head, good retention and lacing 4.25

S: Great hop profile, lots of floral and dank resinous notes, some citrus, subtle pine, light malt backbone. Fantastic 4.5

T: not the hop profile of the nose more herbaceous, some piney bitterness, citrus rind 4

M/D: medium body, carbonation on the higher end but appropriate, good smoothness for the style, drinkability is very good 4.5

O: really nice beer 4.25

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Photo of drwatson32
4.75/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of chrismattlin
4.36/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of thorkelson
4.28/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Wesley_Legg
4.17/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeerBeast
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GreesyFizeek
4.09/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Tap and Mallet in Rochester, NY.

This one pours a light amber color, with a small, foamy head, and a little bit of lacing.

This smells like pine, grassiness, grapefruit, and herbal tea.

This is a nice sturdy little pale ale. Nothing that immediately jumps out to distinguish itself from other pales. It's fairly floral, grassy, and bitter, and less fruity than I would've expected. It does have some light fruitiness, your bog-standard grapefruit. It's super drinkable and the glass does down way quicker than you'd expect.

This is medium bodied, light and crisp on the palate, with a moderate level of carbonation. This is super drinkable.

A really nice and drinkable pale ale. Nothing that'll knock your socks off, but still really tasty to get fresh.

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Photo of MaureenOF
4.21/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of FrancisM12
4.19/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ACKonig
4.51/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of crobinso
4.15/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

MO from Maine Beer Company
Beer rating: 4.29 out of 5 with 3,241 ratings
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