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Trademark Pale Ale - Breckenridge Brewery

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Ratings: 180
Reviews: 148
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 13.58%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: GCBrewingCo on 12-24-2003)
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4/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cloudy Amber / Gold with a white foam. Settles to around 1/8 inch lace, and leaves rings around the glass as you drink it. Pine and floral hops aroma. Flavor begins with grainy taste, and becomes more hoppy. As with the nose, flavor becomes slightly piney. Carbonation is low to medium, and has a medium mouthfeel.

Not a terribly distincitve Pale Ale, but nothing to find fault with. A very easy drinking, refreshing beer.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2002 15:31:19 | More by zerk
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4/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This American pale ale has a nice clear golden color and deep floral aroma. The light, but definitely noticeable bitterness compliments a balanced malt profile and spicy/floral hop flavor. A nice medium body and light grassy finish create a soothing tasty brew.

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2002 19:18:54 | More by beernut7
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3.05/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This had a nice spicy aroma and had a consistently good aftertaste, although somewhat "white-bread" overall impression. There are more distinctive pale ales out there.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2002 12:00:59 | More by Dogbrick
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3.7/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Golden yellow hue w/ a bit of haze. The thin head never quits and does leave a lace down the glass. Looks like an everyday pale ale w/ a persistant head. The aroma, however, is quite enjoyable. The very pungent, assertive, grassy and floral Kent Goldings nose indicates dry hopping. As the volatile hop oils dissipate, mild bready and biscuit malt flavors emerge. Yeast esters are virtually nonexistant. Medium bodied for a pale. There's a nice balance of hop bitterness and caramel malt sweetness. Hop flavor is quite floral, but unexpectedly mild considering the pungent hop nose. Finishes with a clean hop bitterness and perhaps just a touch of butterscotch. Not a particularly complex pale, just an all around drinkable brew. The pungent Kent Goldings hop nose is the most memorable aspect of this beer.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2002 18:51:21 | More by marc77
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4.03/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

over the course of three years my knowledge of pales as improved and this really isn't bad at all..very light...easy drinking but tasty..good juicy hoppiness...balanced thoughNice citrus hop nose..I could kick back more than a few of these easily...light golden color...pretty clear...

12-21-01 My second experience with breckenridge. This is a decent pale ale..better than Sam Adams....More flavor...hops are touted as floral on the label but I get more of an oily husky hop bite...this tastes more like I thought pale ales were supposed to taste like. Not a spectacular beer by any means but an above average pale ale.

Serving type: bottle

12-22-2001 02:47:35 | More by ZAP
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Trademark Pale Ale from Breckenridge Brewery
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