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Pale 31 - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,322 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,322
Reviews: 468
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.65%
Wants: 54
Gots: 66 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 08-23-2002)
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Mryup

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3.8/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Darker side of golden color spectrum with a significant white head.

S: Yes, it smells like a typical pale ale but WOW, I can really smell the oak.

T: Piney and citrusy hops are evident and the fact that this beer was oak barrel aged is apparent and adds to the beer well.

M: The hops are very apparent throughout. Medium-bodied and very well carbonated. Nice.

D: This may be personal preference but I don't find this beer exceptionally drinkable but seems great to have with the right meal. Not a "pounder".

An interesting beer. There are not many like it and that appeals to me. Something I would definitely have in my stock ready to go for the right meal. The site says Asian pan but it seems like it would go good with other things as well.

Serving type: bottle

09-29-2007 06:35:22 | More by Mryup
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Pale 31 from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,322 ratings.