On tap at Growler & Gill, vibrant ‘extra’ pale ale lets lemony yellow grapefruit tang ride above floral-spiced piney hops, musky hemp-oiled pungency and grassy astringency to its biscuit-y pale malted bottom. Sweet marmalade illusions enhance the juicy tropical fruiting of resilient IPA-like fanfare.
On tap at Shindig – Woodstock, briskly smooth moderate-to-medium body utilizes sharp dry-hopped India Pale Ale-styled fruiting. Tangy grapefruit, orange, peach and mango illusions gain spicy tingle to contrast mild phenol hop astringency.
Basic pale ale setting given tangy floral-spiced blood orange adjunct. Tart lemon spritz nearly stays even with courteous blood orange influence as mildly creamed crystal malts contrast phenol hop astringency beneath slightly diminished citric surface.
Stylishly bold IPA-flavored medium body loads coniferous aromatics inside brisk piney citrus bittering. Bright grapefruit and orange rind bite soaks up resinous hop oiling and hemp-like musk over mildly sugared pale malts.
On tap at A Better Place, straightforward moderate-to-medium body combines sugary pale malts with astringent herbal hops and light floral whims. In recess, delicate cinnamon spicing makes a cameo.
Adequate German pale ale given “above average beer” designation. Likable IPA-like tropical fruiting links lemony passionfruit, grapefruit, orange, tangerine and mango tang to mellow coniferous pine needling in neatly predictable manner.
Mild lemony grapefruit-peeled orange rind bitterness enjoins lightly pungent piney hop musk, biscuit-honeyed pale malts, spritzy sugar spicing and wafting floral snips for one fine moderation.
No-nonsense moderation ties musky grain husk to earthen hop astringency. Slightly sweet rye, wheat and oats rusticity debunks numb floral-spiced fruiting.
Pleasurable dry-toned IPA-like piney fruiting gives West Coast pale ale a certain luster. Juicy grapefruit-peeled orange rind bittering stays moderate as easygoing passionfruit, mango, pineapple and nectarine illusions sweeten the back end alongside honeyed cereal grains and mild floral daubs.
Simply pleasurable flagship moderation guides spiced-up grapefruit and orange tang into light caramel malting and mild grassy hop astringency. Subtle citric tingle picks up latent spruce-pine tones for sessionable IPA-like whim.
On tap at Ambulance, raspy lemon-seeded tartness gains limey orange-peeled bittering, mild herbal musk and wispy wood tone for tropical pale ale offshoot. Lemon-limed grapefruit, pineapple and guava illusions softly flow.
Sessionable billowy white-headed pale body places mild grapefruit-peeled lemon bittering against spicy orange-pineapple tang and sweet caramel malting, picking up lightly salted citric hop astringency. Tender on the tongue.