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Stone Pale Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,335 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,335
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 11.4%
Wants: 66
Gots: 93 | 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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chrismel

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-21-2012 00:06:35 | More by chrismel
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MarioM

California

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

11-20-2012 07:56:05 | More by MarioM
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Chris_Cali_2o9


3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-20-2012 03:04:59 | More by Chris_Cali_2o9
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Seanniek91

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-19-2012 15:15:16 | More by Seanniek91
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Mordhaus

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

11-18-2012 04:38:38 | More by Mordhaus
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wingnutz27

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -74.1%

11-18-2012 01:50:44 | More by wingnutz27
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One_Man_Gang


4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

11-17-2012 17:32:09 | More by One_Man_Gang
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gshak

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-17-2012 00:09:04 | More by gshak
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inspektor

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

11-15-2012 20:37:09 | More by inspektor
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angrybabboon

Rhode Island

4.1/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Consumed 11/15/12

Appearance: Somewhere between light amber, orange, and copper - very clear - leaves some spotty lacing

Smell: So... mellow... is this really a Stone beer? - floral citrus, light fruits, some gentle pine - tons of caramel malts - lightly toasted, lightly sweet - very clean, very balanced

Taste: As mellow and quaffable as the aroma suggests - lightly sweet caramel malts, lightly toasted - clean, decidedly non-earthy - lightly fruity, with some hints of orange and tangerine - very mildly bitter

Mouthfeel: Medium body, nice carbonation, very smooth, easy to drink

Overall: A benchmark for American Pale Ales

I bought this beer because I realized I hadn't had it in a while. I didn't realize that I had failed to ever review it on BA. It's actually pretty odd pale ale for Stone, in the sense that it is balanced and not particularly hoppy. It is absurdly drinkable, greater than the sum of its parts.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2012 06:02:39 | More by angrybabboon
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cackalacky

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

11-15-2012 01:58:17 | More by cackalacky
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Stoutlad

Indiana

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-12-2012 22:43:42 | More by Stoutlad
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tgreenwood4

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

11-11-2012 08:22:06 | More by tgreenwood4
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tleifj


4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-10-2012 19:53:08 | More by tleifj
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chefduff2

New York

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

11-10-2012 19:46:43 | More by chefduff2
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gshoes3

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

11-10-2012 00:07:01 | More by gshoes3
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RhodyNative

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-09-2012 21:58:17 | More by RhodyNative
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Cavanaghty

Maine

3.98/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served on tap in a sample glass.

Appearance: Deep amber color with an off-white head.

Smell: Hops, malts, citrus. Smelled great.

Mouthfeel/Taste: Medium bodied and smooth. I could taste malts and hops. Great bittersweet flavor.

Overall: Good brew. I would have this one again.

Serving type: on-tap

11-09-2012 14:11:09 | More by Cavanaghty
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Dank26

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-09-2012 08:30:11 | More by Dank26
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Beerbuddy21

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-09-2012 04:38:04 | More by Beerbuddy21
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marvmoreno

Philippines

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-08-2012 06:50:49 | More by marvmoreno
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RelentlessLefty

Iowa

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-08-2012 00:23:45 | More by RelentlessLefty
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chrisxmartin


3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

11-05-2012 11:18:44 | More by chrisxmartin
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Hipster

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

11-04-2012 23:38:43 | More by Hipster
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speak72

Georgia

4/5  rDev +3.6%

11-04-2012 16:22:14 | More by speak72
Stone Pale Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 2,335 ratings.