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Devil's Ale - SanTan Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
84
good

206 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 206
Reviews: 51
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 7
Gots: 28 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
SanTan Brewing Co. visit their website
Arizona, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Devil's Ale is of the new breed of American West Coast Pale Ales. Devil’s Ale won a Gold Medal at 2011 GAZBF. It is the highest rated Pale Ale in Arizona receiving 96 points from Draft Magazine. Deep, golden maroon in color, Devil’s Ale is defined by a delicious citrus hop character derived from Cascade & Centennial hops grown in the Pacific Northwest, balanced with a firm caramel malt flavor.

45 IBU

(Beer added by: t0rin0 on 12-01-2009)
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DownInToMyBelly

California

2.25/5  rDev -39.2%

12-27-2013 05:15:17 | More by DownInToMyBelly
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ralphw56

Nevada

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-15-2013 02:08:26 | More by ralphw56
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mhenson42

Texas

2.75/5  rDev -25.7%

12-12-2013 05:59:56 | More by mhenson42
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trytoketchup

Arizona

3/5  rDev -18.9%

12-07-2013 06:38:51 | More by trytoketchup
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jschott75

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

11-23-2013 02:23:36 | More by jschott75
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dtivp

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

11-11-2013 15:06:37 | More by dtivp
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ISmith87

Arizona

3.68/5  rDev -0.5%

A - 4 - clear copper amber color with nice thick film of bubbles on top, leaves nice ring of lacing already. Can is distinctive and original.
S - 4 - For an american pale this is very fragrant in a good way. Sweet malts, citrusy hops (orange juice, pineapple, lemon/lime).
T - 3.5 - Definitely hop bitterness, but much more undefined than in the smell. Bready malts, maybe even a little too much for a pale ale.
M - 3.5 - Medium mouthfeel, very bitter, but undefined hops taste - which carries over into the aftertaste. Alc covered.
O - 3.75 - This beer was a little dissapointing in the taste, which was too bitter, without enough specific hop flavors. Also the malts came off a little bit dark for an American Pale Ale.

11-09-2013 19:44:44 | More by ISmith87
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guldseth

Arizona

3/5  rDev -18.9%

10-28-2013 01:51:05 | More by guldseth
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

10-26-2013 12:19:14 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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aquazr1

California

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

10-24-2013 21:48:26 | More by aquazr1
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Mrose78

Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

10-23-2013 05:26:11 | More by Mrose78
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mkh895

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

10-20-2013 20:26:08 | More by mkh895
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stealth

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

10-20-2013 05:09:49 | More by stealth
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Epoch91

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

10-09-2013 00:45:53 | More by Epoch91
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Imstillthegman

Delaware

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

09-24-2013 21:09:03 | More by Imstillthegman
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constantine_272

Oregon

3.85/5  rDev +4.1%

A: Dark brown with gold hues. Almost not head. A few scattered white foam speckles down the glass. Medium low carbonation.

S: Heavy on the floral and lighter on the dried leaf not than other pales.

T: Dried grass and hay. Almond and semi sweet malt. Dry hop finish. Slight coppery mineral aftertaste.

M: Crisp and light for a pale despite the dry hop. I don't mind the aftertaste, it's not too overpowering and doesn't build to a bit monster.

O: One of the better pales out there. Full flavor without the overpowering dry hop finish. Pale, though, doesn't appear to be my favorite style.

09-21-2013 20:58:40 | More by constantine_272
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Lobina

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

09-21-2013 12:49:03 | More by Lobina
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

09-21-2013 04:44:08 | More by ygtbsm94
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mdidonat

Arizona

4/5  rDev +8.1%

09-20-2013 22:00:27 | More by mdidonat
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6thstreetbrewpub

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +8.1%

09-07-2013 02:40:29 | More by 6thstreetbrewpub
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TommyLiam

Arizona

3.11/5  rDev -15.9%

A: Rich copper with a deep and uniform carbonation. Topped with two fingers of weakly soapy off-white head after a semi-aggressive pour. Lacing is good and carb is persistent.

S: Uniformly weak nose of tangerine and blood orange. No malt detected.

T: The hefty carbonation covers the initial flavor. Mid palate is a generic citrus with a fading pine. After taste is the only redeeming portion as it again displays the nose with a surprisingly pleasant and unique blood orange note that lingers.

M: Too much carb up front and a flat, bland residual feel in the end.

Disappointing but with a surprising citrus blood orange aftertaste that made me go back again. This is the best offering of theirs I've had and something that has the potential to be hugely improved upon.

09-06-2013 23:36:46 | More by TommyLiam
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ckollias

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

Enjoyed this can out of a large snifter glass.

A: Pours a copper hue with a thin white head that quickly dissipates leaving nice rings down the side of the glass and ends in a wispy lace.

S: Good hoppy aroma with a slight citrus background.

T: Bitter hoppy flavor with that same citrus background that finishes on the dry side of bitter.

M: Medium body and medium carbonation.

O: Excellent pale ale.

09-03-2013 14:46:03 | More by ckollias
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Jmick28

Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

08-31-2013 23:35:06 | More by Jmick28
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qquique1010

Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

08-13-2013 01:07:31 | More by qquique1010
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coldriver

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

07-20-2013 22:16:10 | More by coldriver
Devil's Ale from SanTan Brewing Co.
84 out of 100 based on 206 ratings.