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Bass Pale Ale - Bass Brewers Limited

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BA SCORE
77
okay

2,144 Ratings
THE BROS
68
poor

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Ratings: 2,144
Reviews: 1,002
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 16.72%
Wants: 21
Gots: 75 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bass Brewers Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-17-2001)
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Rhynes2

Ohio

2.35/5  rDev -29.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

A quickly dissipating when poured into a glass. No lacing at all. The taste was a little metallic and had hints of caramel. Mouthfeel was about what I expected it to be, pretty average carbonation. The thing I couldn't shake was the after taste of alcohol. It was quite strong and ruined the beer for me. Color was a light red. Not an outstanding brew in my opinion. Probably won't try this brew again except to try their famous black and tan.

Serving type: on-tap

03-28-2009 05:15:52 | More by Rhynes2
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Bass Pale Ale from Bass Brewers Limited
77 out of 100 based on 2,144 ratings.