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Paddy Pale Ale - Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.

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Paddy Pale AlePaddy Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

114 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

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Ratings: 114
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 14.08%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rhoadsrage on 05-04-2006)
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

george42, Jun 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

fuzzcherry, Jun 12, 2013
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

Matthewpakula, Jun 09, 2013
Photo of Troville1990
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Troville1990, Jun 07, 2013
Photo of zoolou
3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

zoolou, Jun 02, 2013
Photo of Rihup
4.5/5  rDev +29.3%

Rihup, Jun 02, 2013
Photo of Chucker17
3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

Chucker17, May 31, 2013
Photo of IPAFan521
3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

IPAFan521, May 22, 2013
Photo of mychalg9
3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

mychalg9, May 17, 2013
Photo of kguard
3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

kguard, May 06, 2013
Photo of dbrauneis
3.59/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a hazy golden orange in color with minimal amounts of visible carbonation and some orange + amber highlights. The beer has a finger tall dense foamy light beige head that slowly reduces to a thin film covering the entire surface of the surface of the beer with a couple of small slightly thicker patches and a thick ring at the edges of the glass. Moderate amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate aromas of caramel malts with some light aromas of pine hops and some citrus/orange hops.

T: Upfront there are moderate flavors of caramel malts without a lot of sweetness along with some moderate flavors of citrus/orange hops (sort of a mandarin orange flavor). There are some lighter notes of pine and herbal hops as well. Light to moderate amounts of bitterness which fade pretty quickly.

M: Just shy of medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Crisp and smooth.

O: Probably closer to the IPA end of APAs, there is a little more bitterness and hop flavor than I expected for the style. Enjoyable and pretty easy to drink but nothing about the beer really stands out. Slightly strange how the citrus/orange have a slightly syrupy sweet taste.

dbrauneis, May 02, 2013
Photo of Tone
3.76/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a cloudy, golden/orange color. 2/3 inch head of a white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of citrus hops, floral hops, slight sweet malt, slight alcohol, and a hint of pale malt. Mouth feel is smooth and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of floral hops, hops, hint of earthy malt, slight sweet malt, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, good appearance, decent aroma, and decent blend.

Tone, Apr 26, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Whiskeydeez, Apr 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14.9%

NSK79, Apr 03, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

leprechaunandfatman, Mar 05, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

ssimpson89, Feb 09, 2013
Photo of zeff80
3.55/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Poured out a clear copper color with a one-finger head of bubbly foam. It left minimal lacing.

S - Very citrusy nose. Some sweet caramel.

T - It tasted of citrus - mostly orange. Some toasty malt flavors.

M - Crisp, sharp and smooth. A light to medium bodied ale.

O - This is an okay pale ale. Very citrusy.

zeff80, Jan 13, 2013
Photo of BierStein711
4.23/5  rDev +21.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Can poured into pint.

Three finger off white head; mild carbonation, straw gold body.

Smells: grapefruit, pine, and resin.

Taste: pine, hop, grapefruit, and a nice bitter finish is at the end.

Mouthfeel: superb

Overall: this is an excellent beer that showcases dry hopping. I do not think I would commit to a six pack though.

BierStein711, Jan 13, 2013
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2/5  rDev -42.5%

mac10thmtn, Jan 08, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -35.3%

ironwill54, Dec 17, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

esullivan880, Dec 07, 2012
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4/5  rDev +14.9%

t0rin0, Dec 05, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

illini4x4, Oct 26, 2012
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

Twifiter, Oct 15, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -28.2%

TheBigBoy, Sep 27, 2012
Paddy Pale Ale from Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 114 ratings.