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Galaxy Pale Ale - New England Brewing Co.

Galaxy Pale Ale
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166 Ratings
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Ratings: 166
Reviews: 31
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.05%


Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: jimmy82063 on 09-10-2011)
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RonfromJersey

New Jersey

4.48/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Growler from the brewery.

Hazy chilly looking yellow gold body. Level snow white head. Good lacing.

Big enticing, inviting fresh citrus aroma. Oranges, lemons, and more.

Hint of sweet malt slips by fleetingly, quickly overwhelmed by fresh juicy sunny citrus. Nice lemon accents. Hop love nip at the swallow that lingers long into the afterglow.

Beer dances along the tongue like Fred Astaire.

A terrific light and fresh tasting pale ale which would be a great spring/summer seasonal.

Serving type: growler

10-25-2012 03:52:42 | More by RonfromJersey
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RAKeeler

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4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

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CTbrew32

Connecticut

4.43/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Galaxy pale ale pours a bright, hazy golden color with a slight amber hue. The aroma pops with some dank grapefruit, some lighter citrus and bread notes. This definitely smells more like a an ipa, and the taste follows through with that as well. Big citrus and grapefruit taste that you'd find in a ipa, but there's very little bitterness. I would imagine the ibus are 40-50. The taste is rounded out by a bread malt and creamy mouthfeel that provides balance, but this isn't quite full bodied. Yet, at 4.8% I wouldn't expect it to be since this is designed to be a session beer. This is a really unique and amazing beer. This teeters the line of session ipa and APA as it packs the hops of an ipa and the balance of APA . This is extremely drinkable and very flavorful. Its a shame this is growler only, and if your in the CT region be on the lookout for the next release of this.

Serving type: growler

04-07-2014 21:27:50 | More by CTbrew32
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dheacck11

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

04-07-2014 00:21:38 | More by dheacck11
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Connecticut

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

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Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

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4.24/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Growler shared by Lunch. Thanks Paul.

The beer is golden with a mild haze and a thin white head. The aroma offers dank citrus, grapefruit, oranges. Citrus up front with some delicate bitterness in the back. Dry and clean finish. Tangy with a mild tartness. Very tasty.

Serving type: growler

11-01-2013 23:59:42 | More by Huhzubendah
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Galaxy Pale Ale from New England Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 166 ratings.