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Pride & Joy Mild Ale - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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Pride & Joy Mild AlePride & Joy Mild Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,864 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,864
Reviews: 671
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.05%
Wants: 67
Gots: 140 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
5.0% ABV, 30 IBUs - This beer is 3 Floyd’s American “Mild” Ale. With a more assertive hop profile that British Milds and a relatively low alcohol content this is a great session beer that still has Pale Ale characteristics. Pride and Joy is a golden color with a fruity nose and a light caramel sweetness to balance the crisp finish. A truly refreshing ale that drinks easily.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 08-06-2001)
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Jekster

Indiana

4.72/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Appearance: This beer pours a crystal clear pale amber. There is a frothy, thick, creamy, pure white head that nicely contrast the light but rich color

Smell: The beer has a fantastic nose of tart grapefruit and bitter lemon rind. There is a hint of green sticky pine needles and an ever so slight grassy spice. Behind those smells is a pleasant sweet caramel aroma.

Taste: The flavor is forward with a wonderful fruit citrus component. Again, there is grapefruit, orange rind and a slight hint of tart cherry of raspberry. As these flavors fade you begin to notice a ever so slight hint of grainy fresh baked bread. The beer ends with a mild lingering bitterness or bitter lemon peel.

Mouthfeel: The mouthfeel is fresh, lively, and clean. It is light on your palette with a sparkling carbonation that leaves your mouth feeling refreshed after swallowing.

Drinkability: Saying this beer is extremely drinkable would be an understatement. I could easily drink this as my only beer throughout an even (or afternoon for that matter) and be completely satisfied by it's easy drinking nature.

OVERALL IMPRESSION: This beer creates a fantastic balance of bold aroma and flavor with a light, pleasant and clean body. It is amazingly drinkable and an awesome interpretation of the American session beer.

Serving type: bottle

03-10-2009 00:42:51 | More by Jekster
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Pride & Joy Mild Ale from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
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