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Pier Pale Ale - Chicago Beer Company

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Pier Pale AlePier Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
71
okay

61 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 61
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 2.97
pDev: 20.2%
Wants: 1
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Chicago Beer Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Chi-Town Destination...The Pier. Pier Pale Ale has been carefully formulated and zealously taste-tested to surpass even the highest of expectations.

30 IBU

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 06-20-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 61 | Reviews: 14 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.75/5  rDev +26.3%

pwdiamond, Friday at 07:50 PM
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3.5/5  rDev +17.8%

Basoos1, Nov 07, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -24.2%

SmellTheGluv, Oct 28, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

SD-Alefan, Oct 23, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +9.4%

little_star, Sep 24, 2014
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4.6/5  rDev +54.9%

MaxWillis, Sep 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

Brams17, Sep 19, 2014
Photo of Zach136
3.62/5  rDev +21.9%

Appearance: Clear light straw, one finger head, solid lacing (4.00)

Aroma: Light pine, citrus, notes with a hint of apple. Little to no yeast, malt character (3.6)

Flavor: Sweet caramel malts, light pine hop character, medium level of bitterness/astringency. (3.6)

Mouthfeel: Medium body/carb. Light lingering hop astringency (3.6)

Overall: 3.62

Zach136, Sep 17, 2014
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3.2/5  rDev +7.7%

ColSanders123, Aug 29, 2014
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3.15/5  rDev +6.1%

Hootie159, Aug 22, 2014
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2.88/5  rDev -3%

Acebuckshot, Aug 14, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

LuckyJohn, Jun 23, 2014
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4.08/5  rDev +37.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 5

Very very good..whoever gave this a low score does not need to be judging beers.smells great feels great. Expensive but worth it..wouldent give a friend one if they asked, all mine..the other versions are great to.when I first seen it the bottles had dust on them so I'm guessing nobody drinks them that often. Def worth a try.

nathanielyuppyupp, Jun 20, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

emwild12, Jun 13, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

cd34, May 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

Stinger80OH, May 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

RWACKO, May 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +9.4%

NorthSideSean, Apr 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

Michael914, Apr 15, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

stevolb19, Mar 24, 2014
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3.16/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

This a decent but not spectacular beer. It poured pale yellow with thin white head that is not leaving much of a lace. Thye scent is mostly sweet malt with faint bitter hops. The taste is a decent balance between malt and bitter hops....more English leaning than west coast. The mouthfeel is light to medium in body with decent carbonation. Overall its ok...I would not go out of my way to find it.

WoodBrew, Mar 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +17.8%

dpage27, Mar 03, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +9.4%

ethanmc12, Jan 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev +1%

shand, Dec 12, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Caskaway, Nov 09, 2013
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Pier Pale Ale from Chicago Beer Company
71 out of 100 based on 61 ratings.