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Packsaddle Pale Ale - Whitehorse Brewing LLC

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Reviews: 4
Hads: 11
Avg: 2.63
pDev: 45.63%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Whitehorse Brewing LLC visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: thecheapies on 04-14-2014

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Reviews: 4 | Hads: 11
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2.95/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Packsaddle Pale Ale.

Amber pale with a humble layer of white head. Looks okay.

Worty grains with a light toast and a very thin hop aroma with a single note of 'flowery'. Maybe a touch of medicinal powdery notes. Not doing a whole lot for me, right now.

Tastes like grain mash fermented to dryness and tossed in a thin minty hop. All grain malts with toast and whole grain chewiness, but lacking heartiness. Finishes with some bitterness. That's all, folks.

Okay mouthfeel. Carbonation is a little bit gripping, but it works. Maybe a tad thin-bodied. Easy to consume.

Dive bomb of a pale ale. Lacks flavor, character, most things.

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Photo of DCHritz
3.1/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of DrDemento456
3.55/5  rDev +35%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Quite liked this pale ale it was the best beer I had last night. Very easy going pale ale with no assertive hop bitterness or hard water flavor. Pale malts easy to drink. I have their brown ale which I will review shortly but I like this brewery so far.

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Photo of LameTrouT
2.48/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of outoffocus
3.5/5  rDev +33.1%

Photo of Stinkypuss
1.7/5  rDev -35.4%

Pours a murky brown color with a slight off white head. The aroma is hoppy and a bit gassy, with some grains in there as well. The taste has a lot of hop character but kind of tastes spoiled, there is a strange tartness in the back end and I know that is not intended. Plenty of harsh bitterness, spoiled vegetable, and pine. Light bodied, well carbonated ale. Overall, this one needs a lot of cleaning up.

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Photo of RblWthACoz
1.79/5  rDev -31.9%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 1.5

Loads of malts that are sickly sweet with no hop character whatsoever. Nothing redeeming about this beer. I drank an ounce or two, at best and had to bail.

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Photo of lccrunchy
2.75/5  rDev +4.6%

Photo of JayKay412
3.5/5  rDev +33.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of djrn2
3.25/5  rDev +23.6%

Photo of patch911
3.68/5  rDev +39.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Packsaddle Pale Ale from Whitehorse Brewing LLC
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.