Dismiss Notice
Get 12 monthly issues of BeerAdvocate magazine and save $5 when you select "auto-renew."

Subscribe now →
Dismiss Notice
Join our email list →

And we'll send you the latest updates and offers from BeerAdvocate, because knowing is half the battle.

Portsmouth 5 C's Pale Ale - Portsmouth Brewery

Not Rated.
Portsmouth 5 C's Pale Ale
No picture.
Have one? Upload it now.
no score

Awaiting 10 Reviews
no score

(Send Samples)
Reviews: 1
Hads: 4
Avg: 3.84
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Portsmouth Brewery
New Hampshire, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) | 5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Bierman9 on 12-13-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 4
Photo of billab914
3.88/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22oz bottle picked up in the brewery store a few nights ago. Amber in color with a thin white head covering the top of the beer and clinging to the sides of the glass.

The aroma mixes a bitter, citrus rind hoppiness with some sweeter, slightly toasted, pale malts.

The taste has more of a bitter grapefruit, citrus rind quality to it. I get some pale malts coming through as well as a little bit of a crisp fruitiness in the finish.

The mouthfeel is medium bodied and carbonation is moderate. Overall it was a pretty nice beer of the style. It was crisp, easy drinking and showed some nice hop presence to it.

 615 characters

Portsmouth 5 C's Pale Ale from Portsmouth Brewery
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.