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Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale - SweetWater Brewing Company

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Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale AleSweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

2,133 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 2,133
Reviews: 621
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.15%
Wants: 56
Gots: 177 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
SweetWater Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-29-2001)
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Ratings: 2,133 | Reviews: 621 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by silver0rlead:
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silver0rlead

North Carolina

4.1/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Best before 1/11/10: pours a nice golden color with a thick and frothy white head that leaves impressive lacing. The aroma has grassy and citrusy hops upfront, along with biscuit, caramel, fruity esters, candied orange and some alcohol. The flavor has a piney and citrusy blast initially, along with some biscuit and caramel malt notes, orange peel, fruity esters and some alcohol. The mouthfeel is appropriately light, and drinkability is very good. This one is a pretty tasty (yet simple) APA when fresh, but thoroughly mediocre when the hops fade.

Serving type: bottle

11-19-2010 02:08:44 | More by silver0rlead
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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale from SweetWater Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 2,133 ratings.