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!

Berkshire Ale Traditional Pale Ale - Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.

Not Rated.
Berkshire Ale Traditional Pale AleBerkshire Ale Traditional Pale Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
88
very good

224 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 224
Reviews: 141
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 10.66%
Wants: 14
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Berkshire Brewing Company Inc. visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-30-2002)
View: Beers (43) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Berkshire Ale Traditional Pale Ale Alström Bros
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 224 | Reviews: 141 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of sgregory
sgregory

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

07-27-2014 17:30:42 | More by sgregory
Photo of Stagga_Lee
Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

07-22-2014 03:57:20 | More by Stagga_Lee
Photo of billybob
billybob

Massachusetts

4.65/5  rDev +18%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

good looking beer in the glass tight half inch off white head holds up well against the cloudy deep amber beer and lots of sticky lace to the finish. nice fruity, spicy aroma lots of malt in the taste which is complex and balanced. smooth medium mouthfeel just adds to that great taste. just wish they had it in a 12oz bottle instead of a 22oz or growler.

Serving type: growler

07-13-2014 18:24:38 | More by billybob
Photo of zackg9
zackg9

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

07-04-2014 00:38:23 | More by zackg9
Photo of SimonPuggle
SimonPuggle

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

07-03-2014 21:53:18 | More by SimonPuggle
Photo of Brianedonovan
Brianedonovan

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -23.9%

07-02-2014 00:16:13 | More by Brianedonovan
Photo of WhiteHillsStore
WhiteHillsStore

Connecticut

3.59/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A very solid beer. Pours a hazy almost orange color with a nice head. The smell had some citrus hops to it, but also a fruity scent, maybe plum on the nose. The taste was pleasant, with fruity sweetness in the beginning with a clean semi-sweet finish. The mouthfeel was a bit more fizzy than I liked it overall, a very nice beer to just sit and drink.

Serving type: bottle

06-12-2014 21:57:27 | More by WhiteHillsStore
Photo of ccurrid
ccurrid

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

05-26-2014 16:45:32 | More by ccurrid
Photo of KevMo84
KevMo84

California

3/5  rDev -23.9%

05-23-2014 05:40:56 | More by KevMo84
Photo of jrand2621
jrand2621

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

04-28-2014 11:30:13 | More by jrand2621
Photo of grahuba
grahuba

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

04-13-2014 21:48:01 | More by grahuba
Photo of HelpMeBloody
HelpMeBloody

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

04-02-2014 12:49:08 | More by HelpMeBloody
Photo of ctwybeerguy
ctwybeerguy

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +1.5%

03-16-2014 02:01:12 | More by ctwybeerguy
Photo of DrunkinYogi
DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

01-25-2014 14:18:46 | More by DrunkinYogi
Photo of Griffith
Griffith

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

01-21-2014 02:46:38 | More by Griffith
Photo of UncleJimbo
UncleJimbo

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

12-01-2013 20:11:54 | More by UncleJimbo
Photo of Dools9
Dools9

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.5%

11-21-2013 01:49:59 | More by Dools9
Photo of mlefebvre7
mlefebvre7

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

11-21-2013 00:29:30 | More by mlefebvre7
Photo of Noelito76
Noelito76

New York

4/5  rDev +1.5%

11-19-2013 09:35:30 | More by Noelito76
Photo of Gatch
Gatch

Massachusetts

3.96/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Horseshoe Pub in Hudson, MA.

Darker and maltier than I expected but still very good. Malt and dark fruits dominate the nose and flavor. A faint hop presence but not enough by my standards to be considered an APA. Maybe an EPA. Fruity and tasty enough to get good marks, in my opinion. Fresh, clean, smooth. Another well-crafted beer from Berkshire.

Serving type: on-tap

11-13-2013 03:35:09 | More by Gatch
Photo of nmann08
nmann08

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

11-10-2013 00:51:07 | More by nmann08
Photo of Patches826
Patches826

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.5%

10-13-2013 04:01:32 | More by Patches826
Photo of BeerTick
BeerTick

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

10-11-2013 03:29:25 | More by BeerTick
Photo of David_C
David_C

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

09-16-2013 03:24:24 | More by David_C
Photo of prisdefer
prisdefer

New York

4/5  rDev +1.5%

08-28-2013 23:39:54 | More by prisdefer
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Berkshire Ale Traditional Pale Ale from Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.
88 out of 100 based on 224 ratings.