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Pale Ale - BrickStone Restaurant & Brewery

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Pale Ale
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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

101 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 101
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 10.29%
Wants: 9
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BrickStone Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Deep golden in color, made with light caramel malts, hopped with loads of Amarillo hops with a slight citrus flavor, then dry hopped for 4 days for a plentiful aroma.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-27-2009)
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4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

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Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

08-20-2014 22:40:26 | More by kleksbrew7
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spointon

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

08-18-2014 21:02:26 | More by spointon
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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

08-12-2014 00:52:10 | More by gotek
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -4.3%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -4.3%

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Illinois

5/5  rDev +19.6%

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LukeK

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3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

07-31-2014 22:54:26 | More by LukeK
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4/5  rDev -4.3%

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AndyEdgar

Illinois

4/5  rDev -4.3%

07-10-2014 22:16:36 | More by AndyEdgar
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

07-08-2014 23:46:37 | More by oldvines
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4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

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Illinois

5/5  rDev +19.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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4/5  rDev -4.3%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

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4/5  rDev -4.3%

There has been a lot of buzz about this one since winning the gold metal. Some would suggest it is on comparable footing to Zombie Dust. Gasp!

Appearance - The beer was a light coppery color with a bubbly white head.

Smell - The citrus in the aroma is very apparent. I detect fresh oranges, resiny hops, and a certain measure of Earthiness.

Taste - On the initial taste, I detect grassy grapefruit, lemon, pepper, and orange rind. It is a bright example of the style, and is mellow enough to be a pale ale. The aftertaste is resiny, with the hops growing progressively more bitter and perhaps dry.

Mouthfeel - The carbonation was modest, brushing the tastes off of the tongue nicely.

Overall - It is worth noting that I gave this beer a higher score than Zombie Dust.

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Pale Ale from BrickStone Restaurant & Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 101 ratings.