Lights On
Tree House Brewing Company

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From:
Tree House Brewing Company
 
Massachusetts, United States
Style:
American Pale Ale
Ranked #19
ABV:
5.3%
Score:
96
Ranked #969
Avg:
4.33 | pDev: 6.7%
Reviews:
185
Ratings:
1,112
Status:
Active
Rated:
Aug 17, 2022
Added:
Mar 26, 2015
Wants:
  141
Gots:
  374
SCORE
96
World-Class
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Notes: Introducing Lights On - A modern American Pale Ale brewed to celebrate a new beginning here at Tree House! Lights On pours a gorgeous hazy orange in the glass, releasing an aroma filled with a bounty of sweet fresh fruit. We taste papaya, guava, and mango - a fresh and distinctive flavor profile that’s wholly Tree House. Buoyed by a soft and fluffy mouthfeel, Lights On is a delight to drink. We’re excited to share it with you!
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Reviewed by Specialmick from Connecticut

4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Look. Pale straw yellow with a definitive haze. A white foamy head
Smell....light hop smell of melon and papaya with the usual tree house yeast which is always special
Taste...The bitter but juicy onslaught is soon subsided by a dryness and and hop bite that is definitely not an IPA more indicative of sierra Nevada and for me reminiscent of Topplling Goliath's Psedo Sue.
Feel...A frothy mix of bitter prickly vessels with a smoothness and fullness that is rare in a beer that is 5.7 percent
Overall...This beer will have a special place for me so,,, because it was the first tree house beer I tried on Wednesday can day back in Monson when You could only get 12 cans. haha my order was 6 Lights on and 6 Haze. excellent pale ale better than most others
Aug 17, 2022
 
Rated: 4.06 by carrcolind from District of Columbia

Jul 02, 2022
 
Rated: 4.25 by bigred89 from Maryland

Aug 17, 2021
 
Rated: 4.4 by lost_sailor from Massachusetts

Aug 10, 2021
 
Rated: 4.44 by Sulty from Massachusetts

Jul 31, 2021
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Reviewed by larryi86 from Delaware

4.21/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
16 oz can poured into a pint glass

A- A hazy golden straw with a large white head

S- Citrus, grapefruit, some pine, hints of pale malts, touch of melons, earthy.

T- Citrus, melons, hint of mango, some pale malts, piney/earthy finish.

M- Smooth, light to medium body.

O- Looking at the can I just noticed it’s 3 months old, might be past its prime with some of the bigger hops flavors, but still a very enjoyable pale ale.
Jul 21, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by dafla67 from Pennsylvania

Jun 13, 2021
 
Rated: 4.33 by M4CDO from Massachusetts

May 29, 2021
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Reviewed by AElfwine_Nerevar from Connecticut

4.12/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Canned: 04/28/21

L: Pours a deep gold color with a full haze. A gentle pour gives two fingers of fine, white head with good retention. As the beer goes down it leaves a nice webbed lacing.

S: A light tropical nose with papaya, mango, and passionfruit complemented by light notes of citrus rind and a light grainy malt character.

T; Follows the nose pretty closely. I get sweet mangos, oranges, papaya, and passionfruit. I also get citrus rind, a very light grainy sweetness, and I also get a bit of an herbal quality that builds on the palate as the beer goes down. A nice residual sweetness in the aftertaste.

F: Medium body with medium carbonation. A smooth creamy mouthfeel with a minimal dryness on the finish. The lack of dryness makes it a bit too sweet/juicy for me.

O: Definitely a juicy treehouse take on the style. Really aggressive hop flavors for a 5.2% ABV beer. Recommended!
May 17, 2021
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Reviewed by Rug from Massachusetts

4.17/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Canned 4/28/21. "Let there be Lights On!!!" stamped on the bottom of the can

My first chance here to try just a standard APA from Tree House amongst their lineup of various IPA styles. It's always nice to have something lighter from them, as I've loved the lagers I've tried from them. Hopefully this is in the direction of those beers

Pours a hazy yellow gold with 2 fingers of white head that slowly fades to a thin cap and leaves nice lacing

The nose on this one is not unlike some of their great NEIPAs, very bright and fruity, I'm picking up on aromas of lemon peel, orange juice, bready malt, grassy hops, lime, and light papaya

In taste, this takes some of the more intense aromas and tones them down in a nice way to make it very drinkable. On the front end of the sip I'm tasting lime juice, lemon peel, tangerine, light peppery hops, and crackery malt. The swallow brings notes of apricot, red grapefruit, orange rind, and grassy hops

A light medium body pairs with gentle tingling carbonation, resulting in a very crisp beer. Finishes mostly. dry with a light bitterness

A nice beer overall, but nothing incredible coming from them. Still, a very worthy beer and one that I can crush many of
May 05, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by Yungcoolship from Wisconsin

Feb 05, 2021
 
Rated: 4.5 by brentblack1 from New York

Jan 08, 2021
 
Rated: 4 by Piddle from Connecticut

Sep 12, 2020
 
Rated: 4.38 by ryanf2192 from District of Columbia

Sep 02, 2020
 
Rated: 4.35 by Eyedoc27 from Illinois

Aug 31, 2020
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Reviewed by LennyLove from Maryland

4.01/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
Purchased on 8/16. Tasted on 8/21. Travelled 450 miles. Pours a beautiful milky golden color into a gravity pint glass. Carbonation clings to the glass. A subtle nose of tropical fruits (papaya, pineapple, mango) and peach. Refreshing taste. Low Bitterness. Perhaps a bit too much carbonation for me. Slightly disappointed considering its very high rating. However, an excellent pale ale.
Aug 21, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by EatonHops from Massachusetts

Jun 07, 2020
 
Rated: 4.75 by NickThePyro from Washington

Jun 06, 2020
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Rated by Scot-Neri from Massachusetts

4.91/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
My favorite Treehouse offering. Easy to Drink any time or day, but with enough flavor to make it count.
May 11, 2020
 
Rated: 2.59 by Bad_Attitude_Brews from South Carolina

Mar 09, 2020
 
Rated: 4.1 by CraftFan5 from New Jersey

Feb 25, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by XmnwildX12 from Minnesota

Feb 23, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by DCHritz from Pennsylvania

Feb 21, 2020
 
Rated: 4.21 by SpaethJam from New York

Feb 15, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by BdM from Netherlands

Feb 14, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by rare_bird from Michigan

Dec 02, 2019
 
Rated: 4.08 by Joesapp from Connecticut

Nov 02, 2019
 
Rated: 4.21 by mando31 from Illinois

Oct 18, 2019
 
Rated: 4.06 by Rhettroactive from Virginia

Oct 12, 2019
 
Rated: 4.29 by wcampbell69 from Massachusetts

Sep 06, 2019
 
Rated: 4.1 by Bluesfolk19 from Massachusetts

Sep 05, 2019
 
Rated: 3.96 by fitzy84 from Massachusetts

Sep 02, 2019
 
Rated: 4.35 by trevorpost from Pennsylvania

Sep 01, 2019
 
Rated: 4.39 by Wizzman from Massachusetts

Aug 31, 2019
 
Rated: 4 by djbrown13 from Massachusetts

Aug 28, 2019
 
Rated: 4.09 by IdrinkGas from Pennsylvania

Aug 23, 2019
 
Rated: 4.2 by sjones5045 from Pennsylvania

Aug 16, 2019
 
Rated: 4.21 by Taycro from Massachusetts

Jul 24, 2019
 
Rated: 4 by JonB25 from Delaware

Jul 20, 2019
 
Rated: 4.25 by DMcGirr from Massachusetts

Jul 19, 2019
Lights On from Tree House Brewing Company
Beer rating: 96 out of 100 with 1297 ratings