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Stranger - Left Hand Brewing Company

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749 Ratings
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Ratings: 749
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 14.45%
Wants: 6
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, 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: brew3crew on 02-12-2011)
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Ratings: 749 | Reviews: 195 | Display Reviews Only:
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hinemk76

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

04-19-2012 01:18:47 | More by hinemk76
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yergermeister

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-18-2012 14:45:31 | More by yergermeister
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mmmmbeer

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

04-17-2012 02:07:20 | More by mmmmbeer
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: single finger head on a hazy golden-crimson body with thin lacing.

S: nice hop and malt profile with smokey and cirtus notes.

T: fairly hoppy but dull in a way. Not much sharpness or bitterness. Mostly mild grassy and earthy flavors. wood and mild citrus notes.

M: medium body and moderate carbonation.

Overall: This pale ale is a little different and seems a little light. Its fairly drinkable but not very memorable.

Serving type: on-tap

04-16-2012 00:47:43 | More by kylehay2004
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justinlaz

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +30.1%

04-14-2012 19:43:14 | More by justinlaz
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Ispeakforthetrees

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-12-2012 16:55:07 | More by Ispeakforthetrees
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zrab11

Indiana

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

04-09-2012 22:11:03 | More by zrab11
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smithmd4

New York

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-09-2012 21:47:53 | More by smithmd4
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biercycle

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -27.7%

04-08-2012 23:13:12 | More by biercycle
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BrewtalAlement

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-08-2012 15:00:01 | More by BrewtalAlement
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shand

Florida

3.63/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a Sam Adams perfect pint.

This beer pours out a fairly clear amber color with tons of cisible carbonation keeping a finger of head afloat. The aroma is full of sharp citrus and light hops, with a bit of caramel malts. The taste is a bit odd, but still pretty good tasting. It's got floral hops and citrus over some lightly metallic malts. The flavor goes as soon as it comes, leaving only the slightest aftertaste. The mouthfeel is crisp and light, and the drinkability is good. Overall, it's a pretty good pale ale. Nothing amazing, but it does the job.

Serving type: bottle

04-08-2012 00:13:33 | More by shand
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Tone

Missouri

3.53/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear, copper color. 1/3 inch head of a white color. Good retention and good lacing. Smells of citrus hops, hint of floral hops, hint of pale malt, and a hint of grass. Fits the style of an American Pale Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of citrus hops, hint of floral hops, pale malt, and a hint of grass, and a hint of sweet malt. Overall, good appearance, blend, but lacking in body.

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2012 15:53:11 | More by Tone
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BeerNDoggerel

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-07-2012 03:09:15 | More by BeerNDoggerel
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Roger415


3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-07-2012 02:48:20 | More by Roger415
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micmillon18

Massachusetts

3.43/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass. Born on date reads 2-2-12.

A - Pours a clear, golden amber with small fizzy head. Tons of lacing.

S - Scents of floral hops and light sweet malts. Very good on the nose.

T - Solid balance of floral, fresh hops and sweet maltiness. Finishes with a lasting bitterness and slightly bready, rye-like flavor.

M - Moderate-light body. Smooth and well balanced.

O - A well crafted example of the style. Not exactly something I'd seek out but certainly one I wouldn't turn down if offered.

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2012 01:08:10 | More by micmillon18
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MarkyMOD

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-06-2012 21:38:52 | More by MarkyMOD
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Brent

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Inital pop of the cap resulted in a momentary gush before the beer settled down. Pour was a light amber/copper. Hops up front with some herbal character, quickly giving way to a caramel malt. Overall rather mild, and not at all what I would consider an APA. More of a pale ale, with leanings toward the British more malt-centric side.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2012 17:55:07 | More by Brent
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TheBossMan24


3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-04-2012 03:09:23 | More by TheBossMan24
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MaugDog

Ohio

4/5  rDev +15.6%

04-03-2012 01:46:09 | More by MaugDog
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Mick-e-d


2/5  rDev -42.2%

04-02-2012 20:21:25 | More by Mick-e-d
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LouDogg114

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

04-01-2012 23:47:40 | More by LouDogg114
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rbrefbeerman

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

03-31-2012 04:48:24 | More by rbrefbeerman
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mdimeglio

New York

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

03-30-2012 19:33:06 | More by mdimeglio
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rmank

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

03-30-2012 15:26:36 | More by rmank
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whartontallboy

New York

3/5  rDev -13.3%

03-29-2012 12:37:53 | More by whartontallboy
Stranger from Left Hand Brewing Company
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