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Stone Pale Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,304 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,304
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 11.4%
Wants: 64
Gots: 84 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 06-23-2001)
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seedyone

New York

2.73/5  rDev -29.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

04/05/13 On tap. Once again something tagged a "pale ale" hits my taste buds with a solid shot of hoppiness. This time I'm disinclined to forgive. Why is this not an IPA? The IBU is in the 25-50 range (if you believe in such things) but my tongue says "Bull-Donkey". Something's gotta give. So glad to have notes at BeerMenus & Beer Advocate so I don't make this mistake again.

Mind you, I'm just not that fond of hops so this may appeal to those that are. Go figure!

Serving type: on-tap

06-17-2014 17:54:27 | More by seedyone
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JJWIGHT

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-17-2014 14:02:09 | More by JJWIGHT
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mdlb44

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-17-2014 04:35:28 | More by mdlb44
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imfatsowhat

California

3/5  rDev -22.3%

06-16-2014 23:26:49 | More by imfatsowhat
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PPSchwa

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

06-16-2014 19:52:25 | More by PPSchwa
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x0darap

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-16-2014 19:35:03 | More by x0darap
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mmmbeerNY

New York

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-16-2014 04:18:55 | More by mmmbeerNY
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MikalMick

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-16-2014 04:16:59 | More by MikalMick
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LADYBEAST

California

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-15-2014 02:22:32 | More by LADYBEAST
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Andy_Luft

United Kingdom (England)

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-14-2014 23:45:42 | More by Andy_Luft
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dbrauneis

North Carolina

3.9/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours a clear reddish orange in color with moderate amounts of active visible carbonation rising from the bottom of the glass with some light golden orange highlights. The beer has a three finger tall dense foamy beige head that slowly reduces to . Significant amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate aromas of caramel malts and citrus/orange zest hops.

T: Upfront there is a moderate flavor of caramel malts with a light amount of sweetness. That is followed by slightly stronger than moderate flavors of citrus/orange zest and pine/resin hops. The hops impart a light to moderate amount of bitterness which does not linger for too long.

M: Light to medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Crisp but slightly thin.

O: Easy to drink and refreshing with well hidden alcohol. It is flavorful and must have been pretty intense when it was initially released though there are a lot of very flavorful beers in the APA style now available and this one is not quite as intense as some of the newer entrants.

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2014 23:00:34 | More by dbrauneis
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Mackbekeza

Tennessee

4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

06-14-2014 04:37:50 | More by Mackbekeza
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Bramsigman

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-12-2014 23:26:39 | More by Bramsigman
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BrahptimusPrime

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-09-2014 19:21:32 | More by BrahptimusPrime
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KMitch

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-09-2014 18:39:20 | More by KMitch
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Dybasi

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-09-2014 18:09:08 | More by Dybasi
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DrunkenMonk

California

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

06-09-2014 08:12:50 | More by DrunkenMonk
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KevMo84

California

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

06-09-2014 00:37:11 | More by KevMo84
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JoeMans

New York

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-08-2014 18:49:28 | More by JoeMans
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ArsMoriendiOU818

New York

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-08-2014 00:16:25 | More by ArsMoriendiOU818
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Kaizoku

Sweden

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-07-2014 10:07:40 | More by Kaizoku
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vfgccp

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-06-2014 21:34:39 | More by vfgccp
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-04-2014 16:17:33 | More by NJBeer265
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Sam-VW

United Kingdom (England)

4/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from bottle into CAMRA glass

Dark golden colour with thick white head, dissipates slowly leaving sticky lacing

Smells malty with a hint of hop

Tastes malty with sweet hop bitterness leaving piny aftertaste

Medium carbonation and goes down very smooth

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2014 22:55:30 | More by Sam-VW
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drummerguy

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

06-01-2014 05:00:21 | More by drummerguy
Stone Pale Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 2,304 ratings.