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Great Lakes Burning River Pale Ale - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes Burning River Pale AleGreat Lakes Burning River Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,765 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,765
Reviews: 994
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 10.86%
Wants: 105
Gots: 242 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-06-2001)
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4/5  rDev +1%

ksi4077, Nov 13, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev -9.1%

Appearance - 3.7/5
A very clear golden-orange. Small head presence

Smell - 4/5
A strong smell of pine/floral hops. Perhaps a hint of citrus.

Taste - 3.75/5
Hops, citrus, malt. A slight sweetness. More on the bitter side of beers, but nothing too intense. Not fancy or complicated, but seems to taste like a good pale ale is intended to taste.

Mouthfeel - 3.25/5
The carbonation has a bite to it (and the bitterness adds to this), but it is still fairly drinkable and the bite does not overpower. The beer is crisp with a light to medium body.

Overall - 3.75/5
Seems like a good pale ale that would be worth trying again

Weighting: Appearance 15%, Smell 15%, Taste 35%, Mouthfeel 15%, Overall 20%

mchegash, Nov 10, 2014
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

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Great Lakes Burning River Pale Ale from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 2,765 ratings.