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Foam Brewers

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From:
Foam Brewers
 
Vermont, United States
Style:
Pale Ale - American
Ranked #263
ABV:
4.5%
Score:
90
Ranked #9,884
Avg:
4.05 | pDev: 6.17%
Ratings:
40
Status:
Active
Rated:
Apr 04, 2022
Added:
Apr 03, 2019
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  3
SCORE
90
Outstanding
CanvasCanvas
Notes: None
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Photo of edthehead
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by edthehead from New York

Light mild lemon notes, mellow, slight creaminess. Certainly unique!

Apr 04, 2022
Photo of argock
3.68/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
by argock from Virginia

Canned on 02/09/22 stamped on bottom of can. Poured into a Samuel Adams Perfect Pint.

A: Pale hazy yellow with short-lived 1-finger white foamy head with single slim ring of lacing.

S: Aroma is light with lemon-lime, white grapefruit, and light mango-peach and candied oranges in the finish. Esters are light.

T: Flavor is good with more lemon-lime, grapefruit, guava, mango, and again candied fruit with a nice pale malt note in the late-palate as well. Low esters, mostly floral, with no alcohol and mild bitterness.

M: Very light and brushing into thin category with at least moderate carbonation and very dry finish.

O: Foam Brewers' Canvas is a nice beer but seems to be aiming for subtle when not many are. Enjoyable but lacking a signature feature aside from the late malt note.

Mar 01, 2022
 
4 by broadway848 from New York on Feb 13, 2022
Photo of stevoj
3.71/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
by stevoj from Idaho

16oz can from Half Time. Pale yellow hazy pour with a thick fluffy white head. Light, faint citrusy aroma, bready. Taste is more subdued citrus peel flavors, zesty. Very soft.

Feb 04, 2022
 
4.02 by Gkruszewski from New York on Jul 25, 2021
 
4.92 by drewmuni from California on Jan 25, 2021
 
3.67 by Boone757 from Virginia on Dec 05, 2020
 
3.75 by atlbravsrno1 from New Hampshire on Sep 06, 2020
Photo of Marifp
4.54/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
by Marifp from Massachusetts

refreshing

Sep 05, 2020
 
3.88 by Khaack from New York on Aug 23, 2020
 
3.54 by Cpmitchno1 from Virginia on Aug 17, 2020
 
3.9 by MattSn from Oregon on Aug 07, 2020
 
3.82 by Sulty from Massachusetts on Aug 01, 2020
 
4.12 by ScottP from New Hampshire on May 31, 2020
 
3.84 by WaffleNugget from Vermont on Mar 05, 2020
 
4.08 by jcoleMA66 from Massachusetts on Feb 21, 2020
Photo of bret27
4.18/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
by bret27 from California

Can courtesy of yllib.
Pours a fairly light orange-yellow. Very hazy. Thick white head.
Tropical fruit aroma. Actually bringing out bananas and mangos.
Tastes like a quenching mango juice. Not exactly but that’s what is feels like. There’s are tropical and citrus notes. Vinous grape notes.
Mouthfeel is perfect not being thick or watery. Highly carbonated!
Solid. More satisfying and thicc than many “hazy” ipa’s.

Feb 18, 2020
 
3.71 by TripelMark from North Carolina on Jan 30, 2020
 
4 by grahuba from Connecticut on Dec 15, 2019
Photo of digboy
4.24/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by digboy from New Hampshire

Has a pleasant dull gold color, cloudy with a sudsy 3 finger head that retains fairly well, leaving spotty lacing. Aroma is in the bright floral lemon range with a touch of something more tropical sweet in the background. The taste is pretty full for a light-end pale ale. There is tangerine and lemon up front that with a dry white grape by mid taste that continue into the finish. Feel is soft with a light bitterness that lingers in the finish mostly.

This is a full flavored beer that has a complicated, maybe aetheral taste profile.

Nov 29, 2019
Photo of soze47
4.07/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by soze47 from Massachusetts

Nice little hazy session beer. Great golden color with lovely pillowing head. Sticky too.

I get some candy off the nose - almost citrus skittles along with some tart malt tones. Crispy and fruity.

Taste is a nice and tangy without much bitterness but plenty of dryness in the linger. Notes of pineapple and wheat are unique. Flavors pop for such a tight package.

Very coating mouthfeel, but not so much that it is viscous. Flavors wash in the mouth heavily and the dryness keeps it from being too sweet.

Nice beer - like it and think it is very drinkable.

Sep 02, 2019
Photo of thebeers
4.16/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by thebeers from Pennsylvania

Pours a hazy, yellow-orange with two fingers of foamy, off-white head. Spotty, soapy lacing.

Tea, light citrus and pepper in the nose.

Nice full flavor for an APA with creamy orange citrus and pepper most prominent. Relatively clean finish, with just a kiss of earthy, tea-like bitterness and lingering citrus pith. A little mineral water, too.

Strong carbonation to the feel. Not too hefty, but comparatively pfull bodied for the style.

Tasty, refreshing brew perfect for a summer afternoon.

Aug 18, 2019
 
4.19 by smb71481 from Vermont on Aug 14, 2019
Photo of StonedTrippin
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by StonedTrippin from Colorado

a neat dry hoppy hazy pale here, some new zealand hop varietals leading the way from what i can tell, an awesome fruity nose on it and a tasty beer overall, but a little starchy and dense for all day drinking, and with just a touch of that green hop bite to finish, not quite as well refined as i was expecting from these guys at this point, and frankly a little bit raw, but its hard to argue with this hop profile, and i enjoyed this pretty well overall, a nice lake breeze blowing through their well shaded front patio didnt hurt either. i get lemongrass, kiwi fruit, french melon, starfruit, lime, and mandarin orange from the can in the nose and taste, some summery white wine notes too, a light grassiness and freshness to the whole thing, it tastes just a little green, but the fruitiness of the hops is awesome, some sativa and soft citrus at the climax, more tropical on the swallow, really pretty compelling stuff, and almost all post fermentation it seems, as the bitterness here is quite low. this is really close to being something special, but just lacks a certain level of refinement. i like the earthy grains, the overall dryness, yet also the fluffy body that they provide. the hop profile is exceptional, notes of nelson but id love to know what they use, and a beer i thought i would want to drink all afternoon but ended up being one and done with. its never been the hoppy stuff that has turned me on the most here, but this is solid all in all.

Aug 13, 2019
 
4 by rjp217 from Massachusetts on Jul 11, 2019
 
4.15 by lochraneg from New Hampshire on Jul 02, 2019
Photo of spinrsx
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by spinrsx from Canada (ON)

can in trade

Jun 06, 2019
 
3.9 by VeganUndead from Virginia on Jun 05, 2019
 
4 by cp45 from New Jersey on May 31, 2019
 
3.77 by acurtis from New Jersey on May 31, 2019
 
4.17 by Prost76 from New Hampshire on May 27, 2019
 
4.12 by MDDMD from Pennsylvania on May 26, 2019
 
4.33 by Simon212 from Canada (ON) on May 20, 2019
 
4.06 by PhineasMcClintock from Massachusetts on May 15, 2019
Photo of GratefulBeerGuy
4.01/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by GratefulBeerGuy from New Hampshire

12 oz. Canned on: 5/2/19
Opened on: 5/14/19 Fresh

A light, fizzy appearance. White gold and straw color. Heavily tinted. A fizzy white foam forms to cap it off, but quickly departs and fades.

The nose has a heavy citrus and melon hop aroma. Wet grasses, wheat and earthy sourness underneath. Big nose.

The hop complexity and depth of flavor is pretty big for APA. The citrus and lush fruity aspects are way beyond. The malt is light but nicely grainy, yet..light in overall effect. The hops are in charge, with almost zero bitterness, although pretty dry. Lots of dry earthy, peppery flavor's and lemon zest kick to make it interesting.

The mouth feel is crispy and dry, then full and smooth, fades out light and airy in the finish.

Not your father's, or older brothers
APA!!

May 14, 2019
 
4.14 by doremite from Vermont on May 10, 2019
 
4.25 by JLK7299 from North Carolina on Apr 18, 2019
Photo of jhavs
4.34/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by jhavs from New York

On tap, loads of citrus, fresh cut hay. Bright yellow matches bright yellow citrus flavor. Beer is clean with moderate carbonation, soft and just under medium body

Apr 07, 2019
 
4.18 by clake from Vermont on Apr 07, 2019
Photo of benjaminsa
4.14/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by benjaminsa from Vermont

Refreshing session ABV. Fruity bitter, but light on the hops as are most pale ales.

Apr 03, 2019
Canvas from Foam Brewers
Beer rating: 90 out of 100 with 40 ratings