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Pier Pale Ale - Huntington Beach Beer Company

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Pier Pale Ale
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6 Ratings
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 21.51%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Huntington Beach Beer Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  ABV ?

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: rowew on 03-15-2005)
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Photo of CelticAleMan
4/5  rDev +43.4%

CelticAleMan, Sep 14, 2012
Photo of rowew
2.98/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured a hazy orange color with a decent head, but it faded quickly. Slight grapefruit aroma. Taste is mainly hops with a little bit of malt backing it up. Mouthfeel was a bit too thin and watery. This was better than the Red on tap at the same brewpub, but still not that great.

rowew, Mar 15, 2005
Photo of harpus
2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

harpus, Sep 17, 2013
Photo of WoodBrew
2.38/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

I know...I know....this is an American Pale Ale....It is supposed to be pale in color and not much else...but please...please add just a little something....T.G. for REAL West Coast Pale Ales. Color is...well pale...nothing from the nose. Taste is not what I want from a pale ale. Other than that...it is an easy drinking beer....so load up...if you can.

WoodBrew, Jan 20, 2011
Photo of womencantsail
2.35/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2

On-tap at Huntington Beach Beer Co.

A: The pour is a golden amber color with a thin white head topping it off.

S: The hops are there, but like most of the other beers here, they're grassy and rather unappealing. A bit of a citrus peel aroma does provide a bit of redemption. Unfortunately, there's a weird, sweet fruitiness of grapes and some corn.

T: Definitely a corn flavor to this, which really doesn't belong in a pale ale. Bitter hops with more grass and a touch of pine. Some light breadiness and faint citrus peel flavors.

M: Medium in body with a moderate carbonation.

O: You're not doing well if you can't pull off a basic pale ale. And this one wasn't executed well at all.

womencantsail, Mar 27, 2011
Photo of t0rin0
2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

t0rin0, Oct 14, 2012
Pier Pale Ale from Huntington Beach Beer Company
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.