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Shift Pale Lager - New Belgium Brewing

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Shift Pale LagerShift Pale Lager

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,116 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,116
Reviews: 215
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 31
Gots: 50 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 03-14-2012)
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Appearance is a slightly dark golden color awesome some grassy notes cereal some hops... Initial tasting slight bitterness not much sweetness can taste some hops and grain carbonation bubbles on the tongue very easily drinkable could put back the whole 4 pk of pints on a hot day off for sure. mouthfeel is light crispy pleasant.

Serving type: can

04-10-2012 01:43:50 | More by alk3kenny
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Shift Pale Lager from New Belgium Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 1,116 ratings.