TV Party
Radiant Pig Craft Beers

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Style:
American Pale Ale (APA)
Ranked #2,053
ABV:
5.5%
Score:
83
Ranked #34,055
Avg:
3.62 | pDev: 9.39%
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
15
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Notes: Welcome to TV Party! An old school beer style gets a new school twist. This pale ale is hazy, juicy and bursting with hop goodness. It's crushable with a smooth finish. It's bold, without being abrasive. It's our kind of party. It's a TV Party!
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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 15
Photo of Act25
3.64/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

5th review. Guessed this was a 3.6-8 based on price. it works for modest ABV 5.5%. NYC.
a) Muddy, deep but faded yellow dull body, w decent head and lace.
s) too faint, pineapple, pine, hops, some grass
t) Lovely, little orange marmalade on toast with pine nuts and sprig.
f) Feel works for a light beer very crisp, yet juicy.
o) At $4 for 16 oz at my ferry-bound bodega on E 38th + 2nd Av, good deal and local.

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Photo of Chad_Rider
3.8/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

This hazy, nicely malty, slightly citrusy, gently fizzy, slightly crisp pale ale has a nice "turned down to 8" character that I like. It won't knock your socks off, just give you a nice ride you would happily repeat. Good beers like this get short shrift when compared to their more outrageous cousins. This would be a top seller at a local bar with 9 taps.

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3.32/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

16oz. can served in my Spiegelau ale glass. Pours a dull, hazy orange hue with a loose, 1/8th inch, off-white head that slowly disperses. Nose is fairly dull - some crackery malts and a hint of citrus. Taste follows nose with a hint of something medicinal or chemical at the back. Mouthfeel is light in body with a carbonation shy of lively. Overall, pretty mediocre.

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Photo of metter98
3.64/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A: The beer is very hazy yellow in color. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that left a patch of bubbles on the surface and a narrow collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of grapefruit hops along with hints of oranges.
T: The taste has flavors of grapefruit pith with hints of oranges and a light amount of bitterness.
M: The beer is light- to medium-bodied and very juicy on the palate with a moderate amount of visible carbonation.
O: This APA is very easy to drink, especially since it isn't that bitter.

Serving type: can

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2.92/5  rDev -19.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Canned on 6/28/18

Pours a hazy dulled orange with a nice two-finger off-white head. Pretty hefty amount of lacing left uniformly around the glass.

Aroma is of orange peel, ripe mango, pineapple, pumpernickel bread, earthy spice, and prickly pine with a light hop undertone; all of these notes are heavily condensed together and relatively toned down, I believe to its detriment.

Taste gives off a nice malt-hop balance, with both sides showcasing a flavor profile on the slighter end; I'm getting a lingering, soft hop prickliness alongside some bready malt, and maybe some light citrus fruits, as well.

Mouthfeel is relatively crisp and has a decent density to it; just shy of juicy, but inoffensive as a whole.

A pretty standard and unfortunately unmemorable pale ale. None of the elements really took off for me, but the brew in its entirety isn't anything bad, just not particularly good either.

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TV Party from Radiant Pig Craft Beers
Beer rating: 83 out of 100 with 15 ratings