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Galaxy Quest Pale Ale - River Dog Brewing Co.

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Galaxy Quest Pale Ale
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very good

16 Ratings
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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
River Dog Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: welldigger888 on 02-01-2013)
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Photo of metter98
4.13/5  rDev +3.3%

On-tap at Vineyard 55, Bluffton, SC

A: The beer is relatively clear light amber in color and has no visible carbonation. It poured with a thin layer of bubbles across the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light aromas of tropical fruits and citrusy hops are present in the nose.
T: Like the smell, the taste has flavors of tangerines and tropical fruits. There is a light amount of bitterness.
M: It feels light-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This is a very easy drinking and flavorful pale ale. It has the flavor profile of a good IPA but Isn't nearly as bitter.

metter98, Mar 02, 2013
Photo of Kegatron
4/5  rDev 0%

Kegatron, Apr 08, 2013
Photo of avalon07
4/5  rDev 0%

A: Poured from a growler to a pint glass. Had an amber color and a hazy texture. There was an inch of foamy, fairly long-lasting head. Excellent lacing.

S: A pretty good aroma of hops, malt, and a little citrus.

T: Tasted of hops (more than you expect from an APA), some malt, pine, and citrus. Though it won't win awards for originality, this beer has a well-rounded flavor and is easy to drink.

M: A decent amount of carbonation with a smooth finish. Light- to medium-bodied.

O: A solidly made, tasty beer. Very much drinkable.

avalon07, Feb 14, 2013
Photo of buckyp
3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

buckyp, Feb 22, 2013
Photo of Damian74Shensky
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Damian74Shensky, May 03, 2013
Photo of UltimateLivewire
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

UltimateLivewire, May 07, 2013
Photo of FLBeerGuy
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

FLBeerGuy, Apr 13, 2013
Photo of TheBigBoy
2.75/5  rDev -31.3%

TheBigBoy, Jul 17, 2013
Photo of mecmd
4/5  rDev 0%

mecmd, May 20, 2013
Photo of welldigger888
4.59/5  rDev +14.8%

Not sure of abv

Poured a wonderful honey orangish hue that boasts a huge fluffy snow white head that left sheets of lacing down glass.

VERY Bright hop citrus goodness with a solid piney base. Wonderful aromas with a creamsicle citrus goodness.A touch of light toasty malt lingering in the back.

The taste absolutely follows the nose, with nice BIG hop presence and a very citrus type lime and grapefruit goodness. A touch of toasty malt supports.

A medium mouth feel on a wonderful brew.

This roughneck yells seek and drink as I will hunt this out and consume mass quantities.

welldigger888, Feb 01, 2013
Photo of rjknyy
4/5  rDev 0%

rjknyy, May 02, 2013
Photo of Mikemcgrath4
3.88/5  rDev -3%

Mikemcgrath4, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of NoCurse2012
5/5  rDev +25%

NoCurse2012, Jul 12, 2013
Photo of thirsty_artist
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

thirsty_artist, Jul 16, 2013
Photo of HiltonHeadMike
4.18/5  rDev +4.5%

A - slight haze, nice golden hue, white head with decent lacing.

S - piney, grapefruit, mild malt, clean, no off notes

T - grapefruit, somewhat one dimensional

M - declent body, slight tartness stemming from the predominant grapefruit notes

O - overall a decent APA but needs a little something else in there to keep me coming back.

HiltonHeadMike, Feb 14, 2013
Galaxy Quest Pale Ale from River Dog Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.