1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Juniper Pale Ale - Rogue Ales

Not Rated.
Juniper Pale AleJuniper Pale Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
82
good

1,207 Ratings
THE BROS
76
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,207
Reviews: 667
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 13.85%
Wants: 27
Gots: 47 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
10 Ingredients:
Malts: Northwest Harrington, Crystal,
Triumph, Maier Munich & C-15.
Hops: Styrian Golding & Amarillo.
Specialty: Juniper berries. Rogue' s Yeast & Water: Rogue's Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

13º PLATO
34 IBU
77 AA
3º Lovibond

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-27-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Juniper Pale Ale Alström Bros
Ratings: 1,207 | Reviews: 667 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of leeuwenhart
4.75/5  rDev +31.6%

leeuwenhart, Jul 02, 2014
Photo of juanny
3.78/5  rDev +4.7%

I liked it! Almost no head on the golden-amber colored ale. Nose had bread-like maltiness with a background of spiciness and piney juniper berries. Taste was the best part, a wonderful balance of malt, hop and spice. A honey, bread malt invites you in, followed by the spice, very piney-notes that come from the conifer juniper berries. The berries are completed with some gentle, but noticeable hops, floral and citrusy in nature like a weak IPA which really wrap it up to a crisp and slightly bitter end to balance out the malt and sweetness present throughout.

I disagree with all the average reviews, this juniper ale was a well-balanced, juniper pine spices were quite noticeable, which went great with the honey malt flavors and the hops at the finish. Worth getting again.

juanny, Jul 01, 2014
Photo of djrn2
3/5  rDev -16.9%

djrn2, Jun 30, 2014
Photo of wrentmore
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

wrentmore, Jun 27, 2014
Photo of jmtpi
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

jmtpi, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of huntermop
3.25/5  rDev -10%

huntermop, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of SirBentham
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

SirBentham, Jun 23, 2014
Photo of Jasoncolliver
4/5  rDev +10.8%

Jasoncolliver, Jun 21, 2014
Photo of hvy1
3/5  rDev -16.9%

hvy1, Jun 20, 2014
Photo of mdagnew
4/5  rDev +10.8%

mdagnew, Jun 20, 2014
Photo of Necronomad
3.5/5  rDev -3%

Necronomad, Jun 20, 2014
Photo of beerbrains
4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

beerbrains, Jun 18, 2014
Photo of siayancan
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

siayancan, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of bigeyedfish89
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

bigeyedfish89, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of Zetcha7x
3.25/5  rDev -10%

Zetcha7x, Jun 12, 2014
Photo of dradair
3.5/5  rDev -3%

dradair, Jun 06, 2014
Photo of xJMFCx
3/5  rDev -16.9%

xJMFCx, Jun 03, 2014
Photo of bernat1971
3/5  rDev -16.9%

bernat1971, Jun 01, 2014
Photo of MonkeyBread
2.75/5  rDev -23.8%

MonkeyBread, May 25, 2014
Photo of Pale_Horse
3/5  rDev -16.9%

Pale_Horse, May 23, 2014
Photo of afsdan
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

afsdan, May 22, 2014
Photo of WellRested518
2.75/5  rDev -23.8%

WellRested518, May 21, 2014
Photo of sarick84
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

sarick84, May 21, 2014
Photo of cd34
4/5  rDev +10.8%

cd34, May 20, 2014
Juniper Pale Ale from Rogue Ales
82 out of 100 based on 1,207 ratings.