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Blue Heron Pale Ale - Mendocino Brewing Company

Blue Heron Pale AleBlue Heron Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

446 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 446
Reviews: 288
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 14.41%


Brewed by:
Mendocino Brewing Company visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-22-2000)
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omnigrits

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4.43/5  rDev +30.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured from the bottle into a straight pint glass.

Nice looking brew, this. A pale golden colour with a white head that doesn't go away and leaves not just lacing, but a coating of whiteness on the inside of the glass. Very nice. The aroma is bready with a strong hit of citrus hops. Very bitter and hoppy up front with hints of lemon. Good finish. Strong carbonation hits the back of the throat as it goes down. I'd have little hesitation in drinking this all evening - it's very much to my taste and a good example of an APA.

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2009 22:36:31 | More by omnigrits
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Blue Heron Pale Ale from Mendocino Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 446 ratings.