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Pale 31 - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,285 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,285
Reviews: 468
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 55
Gots: 56 | FT: 0
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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ChrisAlbertine

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-20-2014 18:47:15 | More by ChrisAlbertine
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Celtics76

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-20-2014 13:26:26 | More by Celtics76
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Necronomad

Switzerland

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-20-2014 01:14:36 | More by Necronomad
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markjarema11

Alabama

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-19-2014 04:21:57 | More by markjarema11
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NODAK

Tennessee

3.69/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Smell is fairly mild even for this kind of beer. Pine cone hops with a bit of honey sweetness also in there. Tame.

Taste definitely followed the nose. Upfront, a decent west coast style pine bitterness, but rather soft. Very approachable. The honey, fruity sweetness is certainly there as an undercurrent. I get a bit of grain on the finish as well. Wraps up with little bitterness. Rather clean.

Very approachable and drinkable pale ale. They're not trying to break the mold and the low ABV is rather obvious in how it tastes. A very easy, if not basic, drinker.

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2014 02:00:50 | More by NODAK
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Chingringo

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-18-2014 15:14:58 | More by Chingringo
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Rhf9120

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-18-2014 11:06:54 | More by Rhf9120
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dmf01

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-18-2014 03:14:20 | More by dmf01
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gonzo000

Massachusetts

3.38/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

a. Yellow in color with very little head. Poured into a tulip glass.

s. Dry hopped honey aroma.

t. Not matching the smell. Very little in way of taste. All on the front of the tounge. Malt taste, not much hops.

m. Undercarbonated, bity.

o. Good beer at best - not the best firestone offering. Would not revisit, but might be slightly above average

Serving type: bottle

06-17-2014 22:39:41 | More by gonzo000
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Evarigan

New York

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-16-2014 13:02:03 | More by Evarigan
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TruePerception

California

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

06-16-2014 05:10:15 | More by TruePerception
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mmmbeerNY

New York

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-16-2014 04:20:30 | More by mmmbeerNY
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-16-2014 03:16:58 | More by Fettpopps
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rcrockett74

California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-15-2014 23:33:45 | More by rcrockett74
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jmtpi

France

4/5  rDev +3.6%

06-13-2014 03:36:09 | More by jmtpi
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yeaprolly

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-12-2014 23:28:48 | More by yeaprolly
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mpenske

California

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-12-2014 04:05:26 | More by mpenske
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LakerLeith

California

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-10-2014 11:25:07 | More by LakerLeith
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

06-09-2014 23:18:20 | More by acurtis
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MattXT

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-09-2014 21:20:40 | More by MattXT
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ChrisinRI

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

06-09-2014 20:21:53 | More by ChrisinRI
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Quinnspub1

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

06-09-2014 18:38:31 | More by Quinnspub1
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utopiajane

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-09-2014 17:33:41 | More by utopiajane
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nygannon

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

06-09-2014 07:59:37 | More by nygannon
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GarthT

Hong Kong

3/5  rDev -22.3%

06-08-2014 01:16:01 | More by GarthT
Pale 31 from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,285 ratings.