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Hoopla Pale Ale - Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub

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309 Ratings
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Ratings: 309
Reviews: 89
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 14.07%
Wants: 5
Gots: 22 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: jimmy82063 on 05-22-2011

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Ratings: 309 | Reviews: 89
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3.5/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an orange gold like color with off-white head. Floral notes galor on the nose, just a hint of grass and fruit; follows onto the palate. Finishes with some malt and hop notes, fairly balanced.

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3/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.75/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Malt and grassy hop on the nose. Pours brilliant amber, 2” foam dissipates to ½”, very rocky. Grainy malt with some caramel, slight astringency from the hops on the finish. Medium body and carbonation, sessionable with the balance leaning slightly to the hops.

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3.72/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

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2.13/5  rDev -36.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

I did not enjoy this Pale Ale. Felt it left a bad taste in my mouth and one of the few beers I have dumped.

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3.24/5  rDev -3%

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3.59/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Clear light amber, white head, good lacing.

Aroma: Medium-light mix of pine/grass/citrus hop with a touch of malt sweetness.

Flavor: Fairly astringent bitterness of pine and grass. Again, just a touch of residual, caramel sweetness.

Mouthfeel: Thin.

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3.35/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Pours a hazy orange with a foamy tan head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Small streaks of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, earth, and citrus zest aromas. Taste is much the same with earth, citrus zest, and grapefruit juice flavors on the finish. There is a medium amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp and medium bodied mouthfeel. Overall, this is an above average beer that is drinkable, but nothing too memorable for the style.

Serving type: can.

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Hoopla Pale Ale from Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub
77 out of 100 based on 309 ratings.