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71 Pale Ale | Ram Restaurant & Brewery

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Reviews:
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Ratings:
12
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
11.55%
 
 
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ram Restaurant & Brewery
Illinois, United States | website

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

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Added by pmcadamis on 02-13-2008

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 12
Reviews by pmcadamis:
Photo of pmcadamis
3.95/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Amber and clear with a fluffy one finger head and a bit of lace on the rim of the glass. Nice head retention.

S - Peach, apricot, and some grapefruit hops. Smells similar to the Big Red IPA, but not as hoppy and a bit more focused on summery fruits instead of citrus.

T - Fruity and hopy with a nice balancing malt character. Sweet and fresh tasting.

M - Medium bodied and very dry with moderate carbonation and a long lasting aftertaste of fruit hops.

D - Probably the best session candidate along with the IPA, it just depends on how much hops you want. This is fruity, sweet, dry, and really tasty.

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Photo of rossracing
3.59/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Spikester
3.76/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours amber with a modest off-white head and very good lacings.

Aroma is muted floral hops.

Taste is dark bitter hops with a strong malt backup. Flavors of apricot, grapefruit, and leather.

Mouthfeel is just right for the style.

Drinkability is very good. No abv listed anywhere. I would guess about a 5.6%.

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Photo of DrinkSlurm
3.88/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of ovaltine
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of brandoman63
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of Donkster46
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of tronester
4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A slightly hazy golden orange, with no head. Smells of grapefruit zest. Taste is an interesting citrus flavor followed by a slight malt middle and a bit of caramel and a ton of pine in the finish. Smooth mouthfeel, low carbonation. An above average apa that I would definitely get again.

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Photo of Crispy21
3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

Photo of hilgart1
3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

Photo of thinwhiteduke
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of t0rin0
3/5  rDev -21.3%

71 Pale Ale from Ram Restaurant & Brewery
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