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Mel Dorado - Pizza Port Solana Beach

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Mel Dorado
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 2.72%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Pizza Port Solana Beach visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  4.99% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: Nugganooch on 10-22-2013)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Mel Dorado - 4.99% ABV

On Tap at Pizza Port Carlsbad – Standard pint glass
Notes taken from 10/12/13

An American Sessions Pale Ale brewed with El Dorado Hops in honor of Pizza Port Melanie one can safely assume.

A: Pours a burnished caramel amber color with near perfect clarity and a thick paper white frothy cap. Nice retention efforts given from the suds with loads of sticky lace that coat the glass all the way down the drink.

S: Smells of light bready pale malts with a delicate perfume like flora accent. I get some underpins of pine and tangerines as well. Overall nice and inviting with a good mix of hops and malt. Nothing crazily pungent.

T: Tastes has a firm bready malt base that is almost Pilsner like with that lightly toasted grain character. Nice hoppy presence of citrus, pine, and botanicals. There is a moderate amount of bitterness on the palate and no trace of alcohol. Finishes out with more of a grassy resin note. Very easy drinking stuff.

M: Very light and airy body. Smooth and frothy on the palate with a high amount of dryness on the finish. Slightly resinous.

D: A nice sessions Pale with good balance of malt and hops. I think I am might still on the fence with dem El Dorado hops. This is nice and refreshingly crushable…but not anything ground breaking.

Nugganooch, Oct 22, 2013
Mel Dorado from Pizza Port Solana Beach
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.