Superfuzz Blood Orange Pale Ale | Elysian Brewing Company

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3.71/5
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Superfuzz Blood Orange Pale AleSuperfuzz Blood Orange Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Elysian Brewing Company
Washington, United States
elysianbrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Summer

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BEER STATS
Ranking:
#29,910
Reviews:
148
Ratings:
889
pDev:
10.78%
Bros Score:
3.59
 
 
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Photo of 1971bernat
1.5/5  rDev -59.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of q33jeff
1.92/5  rDev -48.2%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

**
05/18/2014
Bottle to pint glass.

Aroma Is light citrus, Wheat.
Appearance: Cloudy yellow orange. Medium white head.
Taste: strong Acid, citrus.
Feel is light but pasty.

Not really getting the orange, so I don't get this one.

**

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Photo of harrymel
2.12/5  rDev -42.9%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

ABV 5.4%
Bottled: unk

Hazy apricot color with a solid, fine white quilt. Smells like blood orange juice, a little gym sock, some clipped and dried grass with a touch of resin. Taste is like grain, some blood orange, standard orange pith and some bitterness. Maybe a touch of acidic vomit, but more the aftertaste than the actual taste. Medium on full bodied with low carb and a slightly wet finish. Meh, not very good.

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Photo of xk6m6m5x
2.44/5  rDev -34.2%

Photo of Captbeerman
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of mportnoy
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of TheBigBoy
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of Sovietfox
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of Pretendeer
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of chutch15
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of therealsikes
2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

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2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of plowe70
2.71/5  rDev -27%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Super fuzz has a cloudy butterscotch like color. Pours a modest head. Has a mild stale fruit-like smell that's not pleasant at all. Not specifically the orange smell one would expect. Although the taste definitely delivers a mild orange flavor which is cool but the orange peel flavor that lingers doesn't excite me much. Overall a decent beer. Nothing I would write home about.

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Photo of BlueShepard19
2.72/5  rDev -26.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of sweenbeen
2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

Photo of Jameswoody
2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

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2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

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2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

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2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

Photo of THoff94
2.77/5  rDev -25.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Bland. Slight orange taste. Not worth it.

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Photo of Budinetz
2.78/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 4 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tulip glass.

It pours an awesome hazy orange hue with a nice foamy head. Visible lacing all around the glass. Smells kind of like my parents moldy basement where their cats piss in the corner. Definitely smells of ammonia and musk. Tastes kind of citrusy and very bitter on the finish. Feels awesome in my mouth, with a nice bubbly texture and reasonable carbonation. I would drink this on a hot day after mowing my lawn..wouldn't buy a case of this for myself though...perhaps for a summer party...

Cheers!

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Photo of takusan1000
2.84/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Maybe I'm having this too late in the season--it's October 20th--but this beer isn't doing it for me. Better than the standard ales and macro brews. Strong orange bitterness, none of its sweetness. Kinda harsh without any balance.

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Photo of jjamadorphd
2.85/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.25

Well, this was an interesting experience...

From the floaty chunks in the orange-ish colored liquid to the slightly bitter aftertaste, this was probably one of the weirdest beers I have had in recollection. It actually tasted decent enough, but the rest of the brew was okay to marginal at best. I would be interested in trying Superfuzz with out the "blood orange" in it and floating around menacingly...

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Photo of RandyFlameThrower
2.87/5  rDev -22.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Dikfour
2.89/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Look: Pours with next to no head. Opaque Orange with lots of floaty sediment. Very active carbonation.

Smell: American hoppy citrus. Plenty of orange zest. Hint of pine.

Taste: Sweet fruity orange up front. Gets a bit zesty in the middle and finishes with a mild hoppy bitterness. Orange from start to finish.

Feel: Sweet to the point of stickiness. Medium body.

Overall: Right around average. This is one you don't need to seek out. Most memorable aspects of this beer are its missteps. If you like OJ from concentrate maybe give this a shot. Otherwise you can totally miss this one.

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Superfuzz Blood Orange Pale Ale from Elysian Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.71 out of 5 with 889 ratings