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Bell's Pale Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

1,146 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor

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Ratings: 1,146
Reviews: 618
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 14.66%
Wants: 18
Gots: 37 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: SheepNutz on 12-11-2001)
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

06-30-2014 02:31:03 | More by 319Hawksfan
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TP_43

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

06-13-2014 14:03:37 | More by TP_43
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moshea

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

06-09-2014 23:38:10 | More by moshea
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Bouleboubier

Pennsylvania

3.26/5  rDev -4.4%

(on tap at Pistola's - served in a shaker pint)

A: fairly cloudy with dry hop residue... sun-baked golden grass color... lazy stand of head, falls flat... looks messy, raw, amateur

S: a bit flat - old dry malt, farmyard grass... dried flowers, dried citrus peel hop aromas peeking through

T: grassy-sepal, green tea-like hop bitterness - unmistakable dry hop source... hop flavors are pretty straight-up wildflower with a tinge of citrus... they weren't lying, the malt is full, bread loafy, and bold - the bitterness cuts through over it, but still some sloppy balance is maintained

M: nearly medium-bodied, added roundness from hop polyphenols, etc... tannic bitterness shocks the tongue a bit... protein-grainy flow

O: kinda like a pale ale done like a rustic, homespun saison - reminds me of Hof Ten Dormaal's Blond that I had recently, just with slightly different yeast character and more biting hop bitterness

05-21-2014 04:04:28 | More by Bouleboubier
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bjf623

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +24.6%

05-18-2014 21:34:09 | More by bjf623
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MacStinson

Michigan

3/5  rDev -12%

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henryclay_

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +10%

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Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

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New Mexico

3/5  rDev -12%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

05-01-2014 22:04:13 | More by MikeWard
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THEOPTIMATOR88

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

04-21-2014 00:55:21 | More by THEOPTIMATOR88
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GRG1313

California

3/5  rDev -12%

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Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

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California

2.75/5  rDev -19.4%

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Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

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Twpsyn

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

04-10-2014 23:17:13 | More by Twpsyn
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ajb1050

Michigan

1.5/5  rDev -56%

04-07-2014 19:50:12 | More by ajb1050
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bismarksays

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

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tectactoe

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -19.4%

03-19-2014 12:01:10 | More by tectactoe
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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +10%

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EF4

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +10%

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Indiana

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

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Williaar

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

02-28-2014 05:19:45 | More by Williaar
Bell's Pale Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
78 out of 100 based on 1,146 ratings.