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Dale's Pale Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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very good

5,640 Ratings

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Ratings: 5,640
Reviews: 1,733
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.79%
Wants: 107
Gots: 560 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-08-2002)
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Photo of LagerCognoscenti
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Nice looking typical American Pale Ale. Golden amber appearance with a very good head and lacing
The aroma is not terribly strong but has nice citrusy cascade hop notes.

The taste is quite juicy and fruity with a lot of citrus flavours. I tasted a lot of grapefruit and some oil hop resin. Dale's Pale Ale has quite a high level of bitterness that could push this pale ale into IPA territory if anybody wanted to regard it that way.

This beer reminded me of Sierra Nevada Pale Ale with a touch stronger flavour and a bit more bitterness. The higher abv (6.5% compared to SNPA's 5.6) may have helped make this beer taste a touch bigger.

A very enjoyable American Pale Ale with a good high level of fruity hop flavour.


LagerCognoscenti, Aug 18, 2014
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3.89/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a tulip glass

a - red caramel with white head

s - woody and earthy

t - starts sweet, then turns hoppy, finish has caramel and chocolate notes

m - moderately full

o - Not what I expected, in fact much better than I expected. Hoppy and complexity mix to create a wonderful flavor profile and the texture compliments the taste very well.

marshmarsh, Jul 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.6%

Dale's Pale Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew. Poured from the can into a pint glass, this brew's got a 2 finger thick off white soapy head, great looking lacing. and a clear, light amber body

I smell a sweeter hoppy grapefruit aroma.

Tastes like roasted malts with sweet, floral hops. Greatly balanced.

Mouthfeel is crisp and smooth. Very, very refeshing

Overall a 4 for Dale's Pale Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew. I may buy this brew again

Caveworm, Friday at 02:03 AM
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Dale's Pale Ale from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
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