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Pale Ale - Legend Brewing Co.

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120 Ratings
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Ratings: 120
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 12.29%
Wants: 2
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Legend Brewing Co. visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our American style Pale Ale is a hop lover's dream. We craft this copper colored ale to supply a moderate bitterness and an aggressive hop flavor and aroma. Willamette hops pitched early in the boil give a clean, soft bitterness. Late kettle hops include Northern Brewer, Simcoe, and Chinook for plenty of pungent pine and citrus character. Judicious amounts of four specialty malts add counter and depth. Expect a medium bodied brew with an assertive, complex flavor and a dry finish.

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ackleydg

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4/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Strong golden color, with persistent, creamy, off-white head. Very clear. Excellent lacing.

Smells malty and sweet, with some citrus.

Tastes malty and sweet, with hop bitterness more than hop flavor, but some citrus hop flavor does come through.

Mouthfeel is very smooth. Carbonation is relatively low.

It's quite good. I've been enjoying recently in a black and tan.

Serving type: bottle

11-04-2011 01:06:53 | More by ackleydg
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Pale Ale from Legend Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 120 ratings.