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Slanted Porch Pale Ale - Holy City Brewing

Slanted Porch Pale Ale
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27 Ratings
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Ratings: 27
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 12.88%


Brewed by:
Holy City Brewing visit their website
South Carolina, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: avalon07 on 02-25-2013)
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Reviews by xseanprimex:
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xseanprimex

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +9.6%

07-02-2013 08:16:35 | More by xseanprimex
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ctrousse

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

03-06-2014 21:37:41 | More by ctrousse
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Mattyb79

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

12-04-2013 03:29:39 | More by Mattyb79
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rmank

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-25-2013 22:33:26 | More by rmank
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james582

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -11%

09-18-2013 22:06:37 | More by james582
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cjgiant

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-12-2013 19:16:36 | More by cjgiant
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ali1987

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

09-07-2013 21:02:30 | More by ali1987
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-07-2013 21:00:44 | More by kylehay2004
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MacQ32

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

08-25-2013 06:09:27 | More by MacQ32
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archero

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

08-17-2013 02:52:38 | More by archero
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icehawk

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -11%

08-07-2013 18:05:12 | More by icehawk
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clayrock81

Virginia

3.81/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Depending on when you get there is what could determine what version of this beer you're having. When I was there they had two versions on tap, one with centennial hops that came in at 5.5 and the version I had which included Amarillo and warrior hops with 5.3% ABV. Poured a golden body that is seethru with two finger head that dies quick with some lace and has a prevalent hop aroma and taste of citric but includes some grape as well. Hops are slightly stronger than any other part of the beer so gets to be drying and bitter as I finished the beer. Good hoppy beer that is just a little off balance.

Serving type: on-tap

07-28-2013 21:20:21 | More by clayrock81
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jsanford

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

07-12-2013 02:59:53 | More by jsanford
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gjobarah

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

07-08-2013 13:12:30 | More by gjobarah
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LukeRfour

West Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +23.3%

06-18-2013 16:53:48 | More by LukeRfour
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andysc83

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +9.6%

06-10-2013 21:37:47 | More by andysc83
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DenverHopHead

Colorado

3.63/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Slanted Porch was promoted by the bartender as more of an IPA as opposed to a pale ale, but this is certainly a pale ale. This is a very good pale ale nonetheless, and to have it fresh from a growler was a treat. I prefer an IPA, but if you're a pale ale fan, this is solid!

Serving type: growler

06-09-2013 17:15:13 | More by DenverHopHead
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madatr

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +16.4%

06-05-2013 20:52:17 | More by madatr
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

05-29-2013 02:54:55 | More by FUwolfpacker
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Alieniloquium

Florida

2.94/5  rDev -19.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On tap at Husk.

Appearance - Murky pond water. Slight orange tinge to the brownness. No head. Just some lacing.

Smell - Minimal hop aroma. Some pine and grass. A bit of grain.

Taste - Much better, but nothing awesome. Some grapefruit hop and pale malts. Lots of grassy hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Very bitter.

Overall - Drinkable but there are plenty of much better local options.

Serving type: on-tap

05-26-2013 21:33:32 | More by Alieniloquium
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NoCurse2012

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +9.6%

04-20-2013 12:35:38 | More by NoCurse2012
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allergictomacros

Ontario (Canada)

3.33/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Not much in the aroma department here. Clear gold with just OK foam. Surprisingly big piney hop given the aroma. Good balance with sweetness and a medium bitterness. Moderate carbonation and a light body as well. Overall and OK brew but without a lot of depth. There's better stuff out there.

Serving type: on-tap

04-04-2013 04:40:08 | More by allergictomacros
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welldigger888

South Carolina

3.98/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured a wonderful honey orange hue with a nice thick fluffy white head that left sheets of lacing down glass.

A citric aroma laid with a touch of off grain husk. Odd but i wonder if it is water chemistry?

Nice clean bitterness that lays way to some grainy flavors, leading into more of a hop forward grapefruit goodness.

Medium bodied easy drinker.

Love the crew & what these folk bring to the table, just think that like many here in SC the water chemistry is trailing the creative.

Serving type: growler

03-17-2013 04:00:42 | More by welldigger888
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RoryOMoore

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

03-09-2013 07:51:29 | More by RoryOMoore
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plato

South Carolina

2/5  rDev -45.2%

03-08-2013 23:20:40 | More by plato
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Slanted Porch Pale Ale from Holy City Brewing
83 out of 100 based on 27 ratings.