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The Public Ale - DC Brau Brewing Co.

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The Public AleThe Public Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

590 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 590
Reviews: 135
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 27
Gots: 55 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
DC Brau Brewing Co. visit their website
District of Columbia, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
The Public Pale Ale is brewed in the classic American Pale Ale style. Assertive bitterness backed by C-60 and Vienna malts which lend notes of rich, yet semi-dry caramel. Then followed up with a nice white grapefruit and citrus aroma that begs for a follow up sip.

(Beer added by: drabmuh on 04-15-2011)
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

apasternak, Oct 05, 2014
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Ngntjp, Sep 28, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

JCarson410, Sep 27, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev +5.9%

Yancey82, Sep 26, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz can. Pours a dark hazy amber with a medium off white head, with very good lacing through out. Aroma of citrus and pine hops upfront with a good dose of caramel malt and yeast, which slowly intensify as it warms up. Taste is sweet caramel malt, yeast with a good dose of citrus pine hops, some distant notes of grapefruit, orange peel flavor as well. Palate is a medium body, smooth with a slightly sticky mouth feel, good carbonation. Finishes same as taste with some lingering caramel malt and hops bitterness. Overall this is a very good tasty and full flavored brew, very nice.

Samp01, Sep 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Wukk, Sep 21, 2014
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The Public Ale from DC Brau Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 590 ratings.