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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

2,541 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,541
Reviews: 984
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 95
Gots: 161 | 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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maznblue80

Ohio

3/5  rDev -24.4%

02-16-2013 05:49:40 | More by maznblue80
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ROBSTARR

Michigan

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-15-2013 14:45:42 | More by ROBSTARR
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Noonan425

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

02-14-2013 02:52:49 | More by Noonan425
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dugly2ugly

Virginia

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-14-2013 02:15:33 | More by dugly2ugly
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matjack85

Illinois

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-11-2013 19:58:31 | More by matjack85
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Andragos

New York

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

02-11-2013 18:01:22 | More by Andragos
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Bill235

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-11-2013 13:38:45 | More by Bill235
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Blanco

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-10-2013 02:58:22 | More by Blanco
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anvilx

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

02-09-2013 02:32:33 | More by anvilx
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JG-90

New Jersey

3.38/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear light copper color. Yields an impressive large foamy head with nice retention and heavy lacing. Pale malts, stale bread, a little bit of floral and fruity hops.

Big malt start, then funk, followed by a hint of pineapple and grapefruit, then floral, with a wet-biscuit finish. A little malty for me, but is balanced very nicely. Medium body for a Pale Ale with medium-high carbonation. Not my favorite, but a solid beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-08-2013 21:51:18 | More by JG-90
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Garlicjosh

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

02-08-2013 04:53:15 | More by Garlicjosh
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drop6301

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-08-2013 04:50:52 | More by drop6301
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JPlo

Maryland

3.95/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Appearance: Dark golden color. Hazy clarity. Head lasts above average with great lacing.

Feel: medium bodied, with moderate carbonation and a finish that's long and slightly wet.

Aroma/taste: Hops are floral with slightly citrusy and herbal. Malts a carmelly, grainy, little nutty.

Overall, nice hop with a mild/smooth, tangy malt finish.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2013 18:50:22 | More by JPlo
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TimRoss41

Michigan

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-03-2013 13:44:28 | More by TimRoss41
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whatname

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.8%

02-02-2013 04:47:39 | More by whatname
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LooseMoose1978

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

01-30-2013 22:57:58 | More by LooseMoose1978
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wembly13

West Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

01-30-2013 17:31:34 | More by wembly13
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crytion

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

01-29-2013 12:41:17 | More by crytion
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ChrisMon02

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

01-29-2013 11:32:42 | More by ChrisMon02
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KillaB

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

01-29-2013 06:53:27 | More by KillaB
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DmanGTR

Florida

4/5  rDev +0.8%

01-29-2013 04:19:06 | More by DmanGTR
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Mike925


4/5  rDev +0.8%

01-28-2013 16:56:57 | More by Mike925
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Pensfan0782

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

01-28-2013 05:57:55 | More by Pensfan0782
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darksunshaman

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

01-27-2013 18:24:28 | More by darksunshaman
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BierMeister21

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

01-27-2013 03:20:15 | More by BierMeister21
Great Lakes Burning River Pale Ale from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 2,541 ratings.