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English Bay Pale Ale - Granville Island Brewery

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English Bay Pale AleEnglish Bay Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
73
okay

184 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 184
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 14.29%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Granville Island Brewery visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our English Bay Pale Ale has a smooth, mild flavour brimming with West Coast character and a caramel malt aroma. A true pale ale, it gets its perfect balance from natural carbonation and careful maturing under the watchful eye of our brewmaster.

(Beer added by: 49degrees on 12-27-2002)
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mick303

Ontario (Canada)

2.98/5  rDev -5.4%

Beer is a auburn brown in colour, with slight lacing.

Smell is of light malts, a light fruitiness.

This has a flavour of light caramelized malts, quite light on the palate, slightly watery. Refreshing flavour but could be more interesting, bit of fruitiness as well. Mouthfeel felt a bit lacking, flavour was alright and drinkable, but didn't really showcase itself as anything special.

07-24-2012 01:34:43 | More by mick303
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beerhunter13

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

02-07-2012 12:03:58 | More by beerhunter13
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chickenm

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

03-12-2012 01:35:41 | More by chickenm
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cletetron

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

02-16-2012 03:02:09 | More by cletetron
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MidwestBA

Illinois

3/5  rDev -4.8%

05-25-2013 19:47:17 | More by MidwestBA
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tabhill

New York

3/5  rDev -4.8%

03-26-2014 01:14:19 | More by tabhill
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DamageCase76

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

12-15-2013 05:08:39 | More by DamageCase76
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SebD

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

07-23-2013 23:39:20 | More by SebD
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ChuckGnarly

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

10-13-2012 02:56:12 | More by ChuckGnarly
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BigBry

Alberta (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

One of four selections in the Granville Winter Mingler 12 pack.
Light brown to amber color, off white tan head. Not much foam, quickly disappears, leaving just a thin ring. Very light aroma of malt caramel and some hop bitterness - too light, was expecting more. Taste is similar with light malt and some bitterness to finish. Average, and kind of unexciting, and left an almost metallic aftertaste.

01-19-2005 05:29:49 | More by BigBry
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terryeckmeier

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

Not what I was expecting at all little to no bitterness from what I can tell. Looks pretty but I was a little let down with this guy. I was all pumped for this big hoppy beer from the west coast and was a little let down. Maybe its one of those things where you get really excited and it just doesn't live up to the expectation you've built up in your head.

03-09-2009 21:44:53 | More by terryeckmeier
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

05-11-2012 02:03:22 | More by bumchilly25
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papawu76

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

12-02-2011 21:42:37 | More by papawu76
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Jotora

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-10-2014 16:46:24 | More by Jotora
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fizzyted

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

12-16-2011 04:55:08 | More by fizzyted
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Kopfschuss

Oregon

3/5  rDev -4.8%

09-20-2013 17:48:28 | More by Kopfschuss
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rogerdandy

Alberta (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

12-10-2013 15:41:17 | More by rogerdandy
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jrohrbacher

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -4.8%

07-30-2013 04:45:24 | More by jrohrbacher
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Pmicdee

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

01-02-2014 23:35:30 | More by Pmicdee
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Lare453

Florida

3/5  rDev -4.8%

06-09-2014 12:20:53 | More by Lare453
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EskimoDave

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

11-21-2011 03:12:55 | More by EskimoDave
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Cramshawbar

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

03-01-2013 01:05:41 | More by Cramshawbar
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shagal

Alberta (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

07-30-2012 19:04:17 | More by shagal
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brittmoore_13

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-16-2014 11:28:08 | More by brittmoore_13
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AmeriCanadian

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-09-2014 13:12:28 | More by AmeriCanadian
English Bay Pale Ale from Granville Island Brewery
73 out of 100 based on 184 ratings.