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Steelhead Extra Pale Ale - Mad River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
81
good

344 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 344
Reviews: 212
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 12.92%
Wants: 6
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mad River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 03-24-2002)
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kdoc8

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3.95/5  rDev +11%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I had this on tap at the Surfside Grill in Crescent City, CA. It was a deep golden-reddish color. Not much of a head and not too bubbly. It had a flowery aroma and didn't taste too strongly of hops. It was kind of sweet and very drinkable and refreshing. I gulped it down after a hard days hiking in the redwoods. I think I can officially say that I've acquired my taste for Pales, because this was just delicious!

Serving type: on-tap

03-13-2007 23:06:18 | More by kdoc8
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Steelhead Extra Pale Ale from Mad River Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 344 ratings.