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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

1,241 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,241
Reviews: 657
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.78%
Wants: 113
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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Ratings: 1,241 | Reviews: 657 | Display Reviews Only:
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ms11781

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

06-30-2012 04:31:53 | More by ms11781
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sammo

Kansas

4/5  rDev -2.2%

06-23-2012 19:53:01 | More by sammo
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hiphopj5

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

06-20-2012 12:42:34 | More by hiphopj5
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IndianapolisDrinker


3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

06-18-2012 05:19:47 | More by IndianapolisDrinker
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BrianAnderson


4/5  rDev -2.2%

06-17-2012 20:34:13 | More by BrianAnderson
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carteravebrew

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

06-15-2012 21:25:14 | More by carteravebrew
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rkarimi

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

06-07-2012 00:14:15 | More by rkarimi
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KevinTK


4.5/5  rDev +10%

05-30-2012 15:36:54 | More by KevinTK
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Hopmodium

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

05-25-2012 17:11:52 | More by Hopmodium
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JPWestCoastIPA

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

05-24-2012 04:35:34 | More by JPWestCoastIPA
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standardcherry

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

05-22-2012 02:01:43 | More by standardcherry
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bmbarth44

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +10%

05-21-2012 01:36:01 | More by bmbarth44
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TimH


3/5  rDev -26.7%

05-19-2012 17:56:28 | More by TimH
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ncstateplaya

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

05-15-2012 13:28:53 | More by ncstateplaya
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Lincoln


3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

05-10-2012 15:05:41 | More by Lincoln
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OtsegoHive

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +10%

05-08-2012 17:06:44 | More by OtsegoHive
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Mattybz28

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-05-2012 17:14:19 | More by Mattybz28
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DrFunkenstein

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

05-01-2012 23:41:20 | More by DrFunkenstein
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countchunkula


4/5  rDev -2.2%

04-26-2012 20:49:09 | More by countchunkula
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Jadjunk

Georgia

3.33/5  rDev -18.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

22 oz. bottle. Reviewed from Notes.

(Appearance) pours a thick 2 finger billowing head of a very rough sea foam texture, color is a deep cream tone. Retention is a medium, and lacing is spotty. Color is a pale orange with some medium haziness. Carbonation is plentiful and spritely. 3.5

(Smell) A medium hop tone, about 75% citrusy and 25% grassy. Aroma is quite wet by nature and pairs pretty well with a medium bready malt bill. It's a mild wet hop aroma, pleasant and mild overall. 3.5

(Taste) A very grassy hop aroma and even less citrus suggests that the hop content has largely faded, leaving a murky hop and malt aroma behind, not terrible but not too satisfying. Fruit tones are present but in low supply. There manages to keep a pretty good balance still of bitter to sweet without overpowering either. Decent. 3

(Mouthfeel) Mild citrus aroma and a little chewy but pairs quite nicely with the medium tones of this harvest ale. Light/medium body, low to no alcohol presence. 4

(Overall) Pretty good brew but there's certainly a marked difference between a fresh batch and one that has been around for a while. Get this and enjoy it as fresh as possible, or miss out on a lot of content. 3.5

Serving type: bottle

04-25-2012 01:36:23 | More by Jadjunk
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BlueFeetAndBeer

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +10%

04-19-2012 00:32:20 | More by BlueFeetAndBeer
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swaghawk

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

04-18-2012 05:42:54 | More by swaghawk
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BradAleFlow

Texas

5/5  rDev +22.2%

04-11-2012 23:26:46 | More by BradAleFlow
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aleslover

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +10%

04-08-2012 00:51:58 | More by aleslover
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docrates

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -2.2%

04-02-2012 00:56:20 | More by docrates
Fresh Hop Pale Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,241 ratings.