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Fresh Hop Pale Ale - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Fresh Hop Pale AleFresh Hop Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,252 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,252
Reviews: 657
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 9.8%
Wants: 118
Gots: 39 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-07-2005)
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beerhast

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

09-01-2014 18:18:58 | More by beerhast
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Elicoleman

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -26.5%

08-29-2014 20:16:55 | More by Elicoleman
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Buttstallion

Texas

5/5  rDev +22.5%

08-27-2014 20:40:52 | More by Buttstallion
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Dogleg

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

08-27-2014 15:35:44 | More by Dogleg
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Nichols33

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -26.5%

08-24-2014 21:19:49 | More by Nichols33
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Beerlover

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

08-13-2014 04:50:47 | More by Beerlover
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htdoerge

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

08-11-2014 03:24:57 | More by htdoerge
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KnowYourCraft

California

4/5  rDev -2%

08-10-2014 22:35:59 | More by KnowYourCraft
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Tuck_leepulin

Texas

4/5  rDev -2%

08-08-2014 22:09:01 | More by Tuck_leepulin
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wrightst

Maryland

4/5  rDev -2%

07-27-2014 14:03:25 | More by wrightst
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jeffaroo95

Texas

4/5  rDev -2%

07-23-2014 23:27:53 | More by jeffaroo95
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ToddGingerich

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

07-20-2014 03:35:28 | More by ToddGingerich
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Oregon

4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

07-19-2014 02:34:09 | More by ibryce
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MattSharpless

Virginia

4/5  rDev -2%

07-17-2014 18:30:13 | More by MattSharpless
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fuzzbalz

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

07-15-2014 22:46:32 | More by fuzzbalz
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MattXT

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -2%

07-14-2014 17:44:41 | More by MattXT
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mds1101

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +16.4%

07-04-2014 04:18:34 | More by mds1101
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JKIPA05

New York

4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

07-02-2014 13:36:03 | More by JKIPA05
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Stephen_Purdue

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

06-26-2014 05:49:03 | More by Stephen_Purdue
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Klebe

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

06-20-2014 14:52:56 | More by Klebe
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brinkdeer

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

06-14-2014 02:42:54 | More by brinkdeer
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AtrumAnimus

Texas

4.73/5  rDev +15.9%

The appearance is beautiful.a very bright orange with umber tones that has a beige head that is long lived and filled with nice large bubbles. Looking at the head from the top, after a bit of settling is almost looking at a slice of bread. The lacing is heavy and very complex in the patterns left behind.

The label on this one is spot on. Grassy and Bright are great adjectives fro this one. This is like a bottled spring day after the grass has been mowed and a light rain just passed and the sun is out. This is a very fragrant with the grassy-ness being dominant followed by pine, bread, spice, and hints of fructose.

The taste is far drier than I was expecting, which is not a bad thing. This just does not match the nose and was a rather pleasant surprise. I was expecting a lot more maltiness due to the nose. As one would expect the hoppiness is dominant and super fresh. The essential oils are still there in both the nose and the flavor with the hops having a sharp dominance that overpowers the dry malt with notes of citrus, bread with savory undertones. The finish is bitter and lingering.

The mouthfeel is just right for this brew which allows the flavors to coat the palate.

Overall this is extremely drinkable and interesting beer that I will definitely be drinking again.

06-02-2014 12:01:09 | More by AtrumAnimus
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2%

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California

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

05-31-2014 08:11:10 | More by zestar
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neckbracesub

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

05-24-2014 14:12:12 | More by neckbracesub
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Fresh Hop Pale Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,252 ratings.