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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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scooter231

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3.83/5  rDev +11%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a very hazy, very cloudy golden orange, with a tannish head and decent lacing. Can't see through it at all. Kinda looks like a wheaty bear, actually.

Nose is lightly floral, lightly grassy. A little lemon comes through. Not very potent. There's far more to the taste than the nose- more hops, a decent punch of bready maltyness, and more lemon flavors come through. It's light and simple, nothing unexpected.

Mouthfeel is a little thin, but still has some sudsy punch. Very slick, too. Overall, this would probably make a good session beer. It's refreshing and light, easy to drink.

Serving type: bottle

08-21-2009 02:45:34 | More by scooter231
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ACME California Pale Ale from North Coast Brewing Co.
79 out of 100 based on 466 ratings.