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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
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2,089 Ratings
THE BROS
80
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Ratings: 2,089
Reviews: 618
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.15%
Wants: 55
Gots: 163 | 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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xpdrinker

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3.93/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

12oz bottle from Max - thanks, dude! Poured into Great Divide stemmed pilsner glass.

A - Bright, very clear golden with off-white head and a little lacing.

S - Subtle citrus, artificial tropical fruit, faintest hint of parmesan cheese.

T - Solid malts on the forefront quickly step aside and make way for a crisp but mild hop presence in the middle and finish. Slight peppery aftertaste comes and goes.

M - Light and crisp. nicely carbonated without being too fizzy.

O - I probably drink 2 pale ales a year. and this one is likely the best I've had. While I'm not a fan of the style, this is about as good as it gets for me. Can't wait to try their 420 IPA.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2012 02:45:06 | More by xpdrinker
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Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale from SweetWater Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 2,089 ratings.