1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Hop Odyssey: 30th Street Pale Ale - Green Flash Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Hop Odyssey: 30th Street Pale AleHop Odyssey: 30th Street Pale Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
87
very good

353 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 353
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 12
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MiScusi on 01-13-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 353 | Reviews: 83 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Gatordaddy:
Photo of Gatordaddy
Gatordaddy

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.1%

01-18-2013 17:37:15 | More by Gatordaddy
More User Reviews:
Photo of JamieDuncan
JamieDuncan

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

07-14-2014 01:37:52 | More by JamieDuncan
Photo of BcOneSeven
BcOneSeven

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-13-2014 17:52:32 | More by BcOneSeven
Photo of Drknight
Drknight

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-13-2014 16:20:30 | More by Drknight
Photo of anon
anon

California

3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

07-13-2014 05:31:07 | More by anon
Photo of HarleyCorps
HarleyCorps

California

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-13-2014 02:06:16 | More by HarleyCorps
Photo of YalovaIA
YalovaIA

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-12-2014 00:58:09 | More by YalovaIA
Photo of MB4slow
MB4slow


4.25/5  rDev +9.5%

07-11-2014 22:12:48 | More by MB4slow
Photo of huysmans
huysmans

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-11-2014 17:35:18 | More by huysmans
Photo of kjmass
kjmass

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-10-2014 00:43:01 | More by kjmass
Photo of westcoastbeerlvr
westcoastbeerlvr

California

3/5  rDev -22.7%

07-09-2014 01:05:09 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
Photo of ascags
ascags

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-08-2014 10:24:48 | More by ascags
Photo of JuicesFlowing
JuicesFlowing

Kansas

4.04/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

A murky copper body holds up a foamy light tan head. Decent retention. Light lacing is present.

The aroma is well balanced with malts, spicy wood, then hops.

The taste is heavy on malts, and the spicy wood notes blend in well overall. A nice hoppy, bitter finish concludes.

The mouthfeel is medium bodied, almost creamy.

Overall, this is pretty tasty. Great balance.

Serving type: bottle

07-06-2014 14:57:37 | More by JuicesFlowing
Photo of bjgarske
bjgarske


4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-06-2014 02:38:30 | More by bjgarske
Photo of Rachel_McCulley
Rachel_McCulley

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

07-05-2014 21:00:56 | More by Rachel_McCulley
Photo of CalgaryFMC
CalgaryFMC

Alberta (Canada)

3.76/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bottle poured into a shaker pint glass. Fairly light color, a goldenrod yellow just grading into orange with a frothy beige head that collapses inward after a minute or two, leaving some rich lacing on the glass. Nose is fruity and floral, yellow flowers (dandelion?) and peach, pear, grapefruit, Lifesavers hard candy. Palate also features dandelion and grapefruit peel notes, floral and rather dry initially. Over the first few sips an undercurrent of sweetness emerges, canned peaches and pears, a hint of mango perhaps, brown sugar, creamy honey (!), less orange than expected. Finishes with a decent dose of spruce needles or menthol-eucalyptus lozenge, which builds a bit as you go but never becomes overpowering. The combination of yellow flowers, fruit candy, and honey is quite interesting indeed. El Dorado is allegedly a rather unique hop. I almost get something like honeyed herbal tea steeped with grapefruit rinds. If I had any real complaints about this brew, I'd target the mouthfeel. Seems almost a bit too syrupy even though the moderate degree of carbonation ought to be bang on for the style and the piney notes from the hops serve to keep things quite dry. Odd combination of tactile and gustatory features, this. This issue aside, I am enjoying this particular foray, keeping my streak of Green Flash shilling intact. ;) Price point notwithstanding, these guys do hops well.

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2014 19:22:07 | More by CalgaryFMC
Photo of AdamKn
AdamKn


4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-05-2014 02:32:50 | More by AdamKn
Photo of schuler
schuler

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-04-2014 11:30:48 | More by schuler
Photo of bcm75
bcm75

Illinois

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-03-2014 01:40:54 | More by bcm75
Photo of Flash09
Flash09

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +22.4%

07-02-2014 22:08:21 | More by Flash09
Photo of abex44
abex44

Texas

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-02-2014 18:41:16 | More by abex44
Photo of SenorHops
SenorHops

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-02-2014 02:37:55 | More by SenorHops
Photo of brauseboof
brauseboof

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +16%

07-01-2014 21:44:20 | More by brauseboof
Photo of vermilcj
vermilcj

Ohio

4/5  rDev +3.1%

06-30-2014 21:48:32 | More by vermilcj
Photo of jzlyo
jzlyo

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

06-29-2014 01:27:21 | More by jzlyo
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Hop Odyssey: 30th Street Pale Ale from Green Flash Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 353 ratings.