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Pisgah Pale Ale - Pisgah Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

183 Ratings
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Ratings: 183
Reviews: 82
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.42%
Wants: 3
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pisgah Brewing Co. visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly known as Pisgah American Style Pale Ale.

Pisgah Pale is a perfect blend of rich organic malts with whole-leaf Chinook and Nugget hops. A crisp, clean profile makes this, our flagship beer, distinct. 31 I.B.U.

(Beer added by: brentk56 on 08-01-2005)
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Ratings: 183 | Reviews: 82 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Benjacolvin
4.13/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Tap pours provide bigger head and nice floral and citrus aromas. Pisgah is 90%+ organic but since hops are not sources organic, the USDA changes made them lose the label. Great mouth feel and better than typical Pale Ale tastes including a nice malty- hoppy balance.

Benjacolvin, Jan 06, 2014
Photo of RaggaD
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

RaggaD, Dec 30, 2013
Photo of IrishColonial
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

IrishColonial, Dec 20, 2013
Photo of napetry
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

napetry, Dec 01, 2013
Photo of inspektor
4/5  rDev +5.3%

inspektor, Nov 29, 2013
Photo of watermelon
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Growler my roommate received from a friend. Poured into a pint glass.

A: Rich burnt orange color. Had a smallish white head that went away quickly and lift low lacing.

S: Pretty faint smell mostly floral scents along with some citrus and hops.

T: Taste like toasted toffee and malts. Hops and citrus present themselves stronger in the taste then in the smell.

M: Carbonation leaves a nice tingling on the tongue. Could have a bit more body to it. This is easy to drink.

O: I really enjoyed this as I have all other Pisgah beers ive tried. If your a fan of the stay I would say defiantly pick this up.

watermelon, Nov 02, 2013
Photo of doubleheelix
5/5  rDev +31.6%

doubleheelix, Oct 27, 2013
Photo of Toadhopper
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Toadhopper, Oct 24, 2013
Photo of rtrasr
4.75/5  rDev +25%

rtrasr, Oct 02, 2013
Photo of AngusOg
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

AngusOg, Sep 18, 2013
Photo of Soto
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

Soto, Sep 06, 2013
Photo of austin_page
4.49/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A- Golden in color, thin head

S- There are some hints of citrus, tickles your nose a little bit

T- Fantastic American styled ale, nice full body and goes down smooth, a beer snobs wet dream basically, tastes so good you'll want a few but be careful! i had two and i was buzzing pretty good.

M- You can tell its an ale that's for sure, different than most beers because it's organic

overall, give this brewery some love, try out green man as well

austin_page, Sep 04, 2013
Photo of Axnjxn
3.58/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

on draft at beer study in chapel hill. tulip.

pours a copper color with a half inch white head. smell is very malty with some lemon zest and citrus. the taste is also extremely malty, not much hops at all. its okay, just too malty. decent drinkability.

overall its decent.

Axnjxn, Sep 03, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

baj, Aug 18, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

ox1574, Aug 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

jak, Aug 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

kylehay2004, Aug 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

pathman, Jul 29, 2013
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2/5  rDev -47.4%

mwbrady12, Jul 29, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.1%

travishardy929, Jul 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

TheBeerAlmanac, Jul 08, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

erikschmerik, May 28, 2013
Photo of Rifugium
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Rifugium, May 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

ZEB89, May 05, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.1%

GTB, Mar 24, 2013
Pisgah Pale Ale from Pisgah Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 183 ratings.