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Pink Drank - Ale Industries

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BA SCORE
85
very good

31 Ratings
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Ratings: 31
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 10.34%
Wants: 2
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ale Industries visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OBeerMeGreatOne on 06-08-2013)
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Reviews by CommanderOfAwesome:
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CommanderOfAwesome

California

4/5  rDev +6.1%

06-20-2013 19:11:08 | More by CommanderOfAwesome
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mdaschaf

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

08-15-2013 01:40:52 | More by mdaschaf
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buzzword

California

4.5/5  rDev +19.4%

08-03-2013 17:16:46 | More by buzzword
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Tyrus

California

3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

11-20-2013 23:36:26 | More by Tyrus
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Alieniloquium

Florida

2.98/5  rDev -21%

12 oz. bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Pours close to pink. Deep red, maybe. Clear. No head, no life.

Smell - Sour raspberry. Straightforward. Slight malt aroma.

Taste - Really sour. Less prominently raspberry flavored, though. Sourness covers up anything else. Grain in the back and a vinegary kick at the very end.

Mouthfeel - Really sour. Medium low carbonation.

Overall - Eh, I don't love how sour it is, especially at the very end. Not a complex sour.

08-12-2013 23:31:58 | More by Alieniloquium
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mc4z

California

4/5  rDev +6.1%

06-16-2013 22:31:54 | More by mc4z
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nataku00

California

3.68/5  rDev -2.4%

Bottle poured into a tulip glass. Beer pours a dark hazy red color with a finger of loose pink foam head. Head dissipates quickly with no lacing. Plenty of fine carbonation floating up from the bottom of the glass.

Nose is plenty of fresh sweet raspberries, a little malt sweetness. Not much other than a red berry tartness, not much wild character in the aroma.

Taste leads with a nice hit of raspberries, sweet and tart, a little bit of oak, sweet biscuit malt. Finish is light tart raspberry, but a strong buttery flavor (I guess it would be diacetyl) that takes away from the taste.

Light body with a lively refreshing carbonation. The heavy buttery flavor takes away the emphasis from the raspberries though.

07-01-2013 02:20:25 | More by nataku00
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SHODriver

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +6.1%

A: pours pink with a small off white colored head that fades fairly quickly to a collar around the glass in a Duvel Tulip
S: smells of raspberries, lactic acid sourness and a bit of funk
T: tastes of tart raspberries, some lactic acid, and a nice slightly bready and wheaty maltyness with a bit more lactic sourness and funk. swallow is more rasberry and that same maltyness
M: lighter side of medium with nice and slightly vigorous carbonation. refreshing finish with a bit of pucker and slightly drying at times
O: definitely not the sourest or the most flavorful but what it does it does well. I liked it enough on tap that I bought a bottle of it.

07-08-2013 00:38:04 | More by SHODriver
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4DAloveofSTOUT

Illinois

4/5  rDev +6.1%

02-01-2014 06:14:36 | More by 4DAloveofSTOUT
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AngusOg

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +6.1%

06-25-2013 22:55:56 | More by AngusOg
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PerHops

California

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

07-31-2013 03:56:53 | More by PerHops
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GregoryMo

California

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

07-04-2013 04:26:09 | More by GregoryMo
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HuskyinPDX

Washington

4/5  rDev +6.1%

06-13-2013 03:24:17 | More by HuskyinPDX
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harrymel

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

09-18-2013 07:01:20 | More by harrymel
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mrebeka

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

10-12-2013 19:56:09 | More by mrebeka
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bahnfire

Vermont

3/5  rDev -20.4%

08-23-2013 12:28:16 | More by bahnfire
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California

4.5/5  rDev +19.4%

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anteater

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

06-10-2013 18:09:15 | More by anteater
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leftoverburrito

Oregon

4/5  rDev +6.1%

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Gobzilla

California

4/5  rDev +6.1%

03-15-2014 23:42:39 | More by Gobzilla
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vfgccp

New York

4.35/5  rDev +15.4%

A - Well it's definitely pink... Spending some time with this brew, the color of the rosewater peach / mellon body really grew on me, and the complete lack of head didn't seem to detract from the overall appearance.

S - Wow, great nose. Tons of sour cantaloupe supported by fruit punch, lemon, and sour apple.

T - Now that is tasty. Sour apple warheads, watermelon, tart raspberries, plum, lemon, and a really interesting tangy greek yogurt finish.

M - Paradoxically smooth with a bright carbonation, sharp acidity, and crisp finish.

O - A surprising find. A really nice American Wild with a unique flavor profile.

07-16-2013 02:13:51 | More by vfgccp
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OBeerMeGreatOne

California

3.86/5  rDev +2.4%

Pours out a raspberry red (very unsurprising) with a fifth inch of head, no lace.

The smell is fresh raspberries, oak, pale malts and an odd nut smell. Still, I'm intrigued.

Pale malts and slightly unripe (sour) raspberry start this off. Lactic sour notes add a slight spoiled milk note near the middle. Not the best description of taste, but its what I got.

Could use either a bit of tweaking or a bit of age. It wasn't stupid expensive, so I'll try to age one .

06-08-2013 06:01:54 | More by OBeerMeGreatOne
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CheapBeerBuzz

California

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

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paul_db

Washington

4/5  rDev +6.1%

03-23-2014 18:07:17 | More by paul_db
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Pink Drank from Ale Industries
85 out of 100 based on 31 ratings.