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Purist Pale Ale - Appalachian Brewing Company

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Purist Pale AlePurist Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

166 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 166
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 10.57%
Wants: 3
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Appalachian Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our pale ale is inspired by the classic English style pale ale with a blend of noble hops and a delicate malt attribute. This beer is well balanced by design and is for the enjoyment of the purist beer drinker

(Beer added by: psugrad98 on 07-22-2002)
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dbaraniak

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev 0%

12-20-2013 06:37:52 | More by dbaraniak
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52P48

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

12-06-2013 17:58:43 | More by 52P48
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everlong353

Maryland

3/5  rDev -14.3%

11-24-2013 00:30:13 | More by everlong353
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grimey68

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev 0%

11-17-2013 23:38:24 | More by grimey68
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Druss157

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev 0%

11-17-2013 06:42:39 | More by Druss157
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Ri0

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev 0%

10-16-2013 00:48:12 | More by Ri0
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Gambrinus1184

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

10-11-2013 22:47:55 | More by Gambrinus1184
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Bouder32

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +14.3%

10-04-2013 13:21:48 | More by Bouder32
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timjim1327

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -14.3%

09-23-2013 02:23:14 | More by timjim1327
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

09-19-2013 23:20:18 | More by ejimhof
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avisong

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev 0%

09-12-2013 02:57:40 | More by avisong
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Shawnspl

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev 0%

09-07-2013 22:06:04 | More by Shawnspl
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bigfnjoe

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -14.3%

08-25-2013 03:38:43 | More by bigfnjoe
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redmaw

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev 0%

08-12-2013 00:00:46 | More by redmaw
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swfeidt

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

07-28-2013 02:58:10 | More by swfeidt
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chrishensley

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

07-20-2013 19:59:20 | More by chrishensley
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eargle

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

07-11-2013 19:09:45 | More by eargle
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LXIXME

New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

07-07-2013 23:40:32 | More by LXIXME
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Marty91

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

07-04-2013 21:57:42 | More by Marty91
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DavidGross

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev 0%

06-22-2013 01:57:04 | More by DavidGross
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wander4

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

06-21-2013 22:26:16 | More by wander4
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smakawhat

Maryland

3.85/5  rDev +10%

Poured from the bottle into a nonic pint glass.

A real nice looking brew here. Crystal clear text book amber with maybe a little bit of copper red color to the body. A little bit of small rising carbonation, and a fluffy light looking off white head that makes barely three fingers but settles to a thing pinhead bubbly looking puck.

The bouquet is decent. Small biscuity malts, a little bit of toasty grains, and a nice light brown sugar sweetness are the most dominant flavors on the nose. Not much of a noticeable hop angle, but still fairly solid.

A real interesting palate. Hop angle meets somewhere between herbal and pine with a good strength that isn't off putting. Palate fills with a good amount of toasty grains, and a mild almost caramel like sweetness.

Overall pretty tasty, but not really gravitating towards it highly, but it's a memorable decent pale ale for sure.

06-20-2013 23:26:47 | More by smakawhat
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HopHeadRyan

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

06-09-2013 21:41:36 | More by HopHeadRyan
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InspectorBob

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev 0%

05-23-2013 16:28:14 | More by InspectorBob
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bacher468

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev 0%

05-11-2013 15:37:13 | More by bacher468
Purist Pale Ale from Appalachian Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 166 ratings.