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ACME California Pale Ale - North Coast Brewing Co.

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ACME California Pale AleACME California Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
79
okay

466 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 466
Reviews: 282
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 13.62%
Wants: 7
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-29-2001)
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lawlerj

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3.43/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a NB globe glass.

A - Pours a slightly hazy light orange w/ two finger width white head. Moderately carbonated.

S - I mostly get bready malt on the nose and a touch of floral hops.

T - Follows the nose; fairly malty with a nice dose of hop bitterness through the middle and finish. It doesn't quite have the hops that I find myself wanting, but still pretty good.

M - Medium bodied. I wanted it a bit lighter, or maybe a bit more carbonation.

O - Overall, a decent beer. Definitely not the best pale ale out there, but worth a shot.

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2012 22:31:42 | More by lawlerj
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ACME California Pale Ale from North Coast Brewing Co.
79 out of 100 based on 466 ratings.