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Full Nelson Virginia Pale Ale - Blue Mountain Brewery

Full Nelson Virginia Pale AleFull Nelson Virginia Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

377 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 377
Reviews: 156
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%


Brewed by:
Blue Mountain Brewery visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 11-02-2007)
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rudolphjacksonm

Virginia

4.13/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this on-tap at the Brewpub on 6/23/12.

A - Copper color with a light white head. Lots of lacing that sticks even after I've drained the glass. 4.5

S - Very hoppy with a tinge of floral aroma and malt. 4.0

T - Well-balanced hop and malt flavor at the front; continues to a more floral hop flavor than malt at the end (though it is still very well balanced). 4.0

M - Medium bodied with a little carbonation. Gives a nice tingle across the middle of the tongue but doesn't affect the overall flavor. 4.0

O - This was a pretty darn good beer. I wasn't crazy about the flavor but that may have been a matter of personal taste rather than how Full Nelson compares to other beers of the same style. I think it's a great example of an American Pale Ale and I'm proud of another Virginia brewery stepping up and asserting itself out there! 4.5

Serving type: on-tap

06-24-2012 06:00:13 | More by rudolphjacksonm
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Full Nelson Virginia Pale Ale from Blue Mountain Brewery
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