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Double Barrel Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,622 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1622
Reviews: 637
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 11.72%


Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerManDan on 08-24-2002)
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Gasp100

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3.13/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A - poured your standard amber with off white head. Decent lacing down the glass.
S - I really like the smell of this one. Soft floral with light citrus notes (not grapefruity though).
T - A decent amount of biscuit maltiness, the hop was laid back and this tasted way closer to an ESB than an American Pale Ale.
M - The mouthfeel was smooth, but a little cloying.
D - I could see this as a decent session brew, but I was expecting something more crisp and citrusy than a rounded off bitter style. Still decent brew overall.

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2006 23:20:58 | More by Gasp100
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Double Barrel Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 1,622 ratings.