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One Claw Rye Pale Ale - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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One Claw Rye Pale AleOne Claw Rye Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
89
very good

454 Ratings
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Ratings: 454
Reviews: 63
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 9.09%
Wants: 15
Gots: 40 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Alieniloquium on 05-25-2013)
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scvance

South Carolina

4.03/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a can into a pint glass.

Pours a hazy gold color with a thick fluffy white head. Smells floral hoppy, with slight citrus. There is a sweet malt smell that comes through as well. Flavor is sweet from the rye I assume, but not cloying at all. The hop bitterness comes through right up front but is balanced nicely with the malt and rye character. Long lingering slight bitterness in the finish. The beer has moderately high carbonation and finishes slightly sweet, however the finish is very crisp.

Very good beer overall, always a fan of Westbrook, and this one doesn't let down. Excellent summer beer, great for quenching your thirst. Will definitely have again (since I bought a 6er), but will buy more.

Serving type: can

08-21-2013 22:12:59 | More by scvance
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surfcaster

North Carolina

4.06/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Picked up fairly fresh on vacation in Georgia--4 weeks old.

A: Hazy/cloudy with yellow/light gold color and some sediment that settled out by the end. Big head. Lacing stayed on glass and head followed to bottom.

S: Bright, not overpowering

T: First of all--I love rye beers. Good hop bite up front--called a pale ale but could hang in there in the IPA category. Bitter up front with the strong pine notes but well balanced by the rye. Just delicious.

M: Lots of carbonation as Westbrook tends to be--not as "effervescent" as the green can IPA.

O: Loved it. Nice surprise. Reminds me a bit of Alpine Nelson--just a bit.

Serving type: can

07-30-2014 14:48:36 | More by surfcaster
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robgage

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

07-30-2014 01:57:03 | More by robgage
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frenchblood21

Ohio

3.24/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Poured from can into Goose Island pint glass. Date of review is 7/29/14. Big thanks to thatoneguymike for including it as an extra.

Appearance- Pale orange color with a hazy hue. Dirty white half inch head that slowly reduces and leaves great lacing.

Smell- This weird, but at first I get vanilla ice cream. I do get some type of grain, but I would have no idea it was rye. This is almost void of scent.

Taste- Again, very little going on in this beer. I get very mild hops that leave a pleasant oily residue in my mouth. Pretty boring in the taste department.

Mouthfeel- A bit thinner then I like. Like I said about the hops, it is nice to have those present in this sip.

Overall- Nothing exciting to say the least. Thin, no smell and very little taste. I am glad to have tried it, but I will never seek it out again.

Serving type: can

07-29-2014 23:01:38 | More by frenchblood21
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One Claw Rye Pale Ale from Westbrook Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 454 ratings.