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Review: James Squire Hop Thief American Pale Ale

Hop Thief American Pale Ale from James Squire

The Beer Review:

On special at Dan Murphy’s for $12 a 6 pack

I used to be all about the James Squire Golden Ale until I ran that train into the ground from sheer repetition. Nice to have something looking quite different!
 
A: Herbaceous and floral with caramel underlay
T: Upfront maltiness mixed with tropical fruit. A spiced hop kick on the mid. A long delay until a mild bitter kick. pretty low on fizz. 
A beer designed for smashability
 
Your interesting mate who’s too laconic for his own good. Too interesting but too quiet to be too annoying and also too easy going for you to be too annoyed that he’s overstaying his welcome.
 
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Other Infomation

Beer Name
Hop Thief American Pale Ale

Alcohol by Volume
5.0 %

Price
$4.40

Country
Australia

Brewery

Scorecard
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Beer Score
7.3
Scores

Date Tasted: 2016/09/01

*Note our scoring scale is slightly different than other wine reviewers. In short, anything above 7.0 is considered worthy of buying, but see here for more details.

7.3
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Peter Tan
Dilettante. I had to look that up.

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