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Schlafly Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale - The Schlafly Tap Room

Schlafly Dry-Hopped American Pale AleSchlafly Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

664 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 664
Reviews: 289
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 11.67%


Brewed by:
The Schlafly Tap Room visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Dry Hopped American Pale Ale (APA) is charged with American hops to create a bold, aromatic ale. Assertive hop flavor joins the pine/citrus aroma characteristic of American hops to balance the full body provided by North American malts. After fermentation, the beer circulates through a bed of Cascade and Chinook hops, boosting the distinctive hop aroma of this satisfying ale.

In the long view of the history of beer, American Pale Ale is a newcomer. Based on English Pale Ale, American brewers adapted this style into something new. Born out of the reverence English Pale Ales during the 1980’s American beer scene, APA is the bold, hoppier cousin of Pale Ale. With an emphasis on American hops, APA is gaining popularity with breweries racing to make these ales with such great hop characters.

50 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-09-2007)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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TCMike

Minnesota

4.2/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Produced a two finger white head. The beer color is a barely translucent honey.

The aroma is of citrus, hops, bread.

The taste is similar, but with a light honey sweetness. Medium mouth-feel, and carbonation. Hops are definitely there, but the bitterness isn't too much.

Nice beer. Will have my bro bootleg it up to me again, when he gets the chance.

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2012 21:20:27 | More by TCMike
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Aroma: about as much sweet malts as hops. Fruity

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Schlafly Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale from The Schlafly Tap Room
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