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Belgian Country Pale Ale - Hollister Brewing Co.

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Belgian Country Pale Ale
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Reviews: 2
Hads: 6
Avg: 4.08
pDev: 12.75%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Hollister Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale | 5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of barleywinefiend
4.37/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured a lighter golden color with good carbonation and a nice white head. Nose is yeast all the way with some hops. Taste is sooo smooth with a big belgian yeast strain, hops and a nice malt. Very crisp, Easy to drink, soooo easy! Excellent brew. These guys keep getting better!

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Photo of t0rin0
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of BucannonXC5
4.02/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Type: Draft
Glass: 14.8 oz. tulip
From: Hollister Brewing Company in Goleta, Calif.
Price: $5.00
Purchased: July 5, 2013
Consumed: July 5, 2013
Misc.: N/A

Poured a caramel amber clear color with two fingers of white head when I got it. Lots of bubbles. Good lacing on the sides. Good retention all the way down.

Smelled cloves, Belgian spices, Circus Peanuts and honey, among other notes.

Tasted similar to the nose with the Belgian spices domination. Almost pepper. Cloves, honey, lemon grass and Circus Peanuts candy.

Medium-to-light body. Creamy texture. Average carbonation. Smooth finish.

This was a very good Belgian beer and a great start to my ratings at Hollister.

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Belgian Country Pale Ale from Hollister Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.