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Shift Pale Lager - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
81
good

1,222 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,222
Reviews: 219
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 36
Gots: 90 | 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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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

MSandahl23, Mar 02, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Best by 9/9/12.

Pours a clear orange with a 2 inch foamy orange-white head that settles to a thin cap on top of the beer. Foamy patches of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of metal, grain, and some herbal hop aromas. Taste is of tangy malt and some herbal hop flavors. There is a mild bitterness on the palate after each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good lager but I was expecting a crisper level of carbonation.

UCLABrewN84, Apr 21, 2012
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jonnybraddock, Jun 22, 2012
Shift Pale Lager from New Belgium Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 1,222 ratings.