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Saranac Pale Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

1,091 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,091
Reviews: 614
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 13.74%
Wants: 4
Gots: 33 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Malt Selections: Crystal English Pale Ale
Hop Selections: Cascade, East Kent Golden

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-08-2001)
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WillWillows

Ohio

4/5  rDev +17%

04-11-2014 23:11:33 | More by WillWillows
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nicholas2121

Ohio

4/5  rDev +17%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Saranac Pale Ale brewed by Matt Brewing Company with an ABV of 5.5% This brew pours out a dark golden amber color with a small white head. Saranac Pale ALe is a filtered brew you can see right thought it. The smell is rich with sweetness and grains. There is nothing bad about this brew so far. Now for the taste, it is smooth at first with some bitterness at this end. This brew has a nice balance to it nothing overpowering in it brew. The mouthfeel is rich and full but this brew goes down smooth. Over all I'm giving this brew a 4 out 5. I would buy this brew again.

Serving type: bottle

07-28-2014 03:10:34 | More by nicholas2121
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HRamz3

Pitcairn

2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

07-25-2014 13:16:36 | More by HRamz3
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Ropowers3

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -5%

07-24-2014 14:23:56 | More by Ropowers3
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Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -5%

07-22-2014 05:02:32 | More by Stagga_Lee
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poohbearzeccola

New York

4.25/5  rDev +24.3%

07-21-2014 14:28:18 | More by poohbearzeccola
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Sebas

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -12.3%

07-19-2014 01:07:26 | More by Sebas
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5/5  rDev +46.2%

07-15-2014 19:55:31 | More by AndyBSound
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Vermont

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

07-15-2014 01:38:48 | More by judkinst
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JohnnyForeign

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

07-14-2014 00:56:38 | More by JohnnyForeign
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2/5  rDev -41.5%

07-12-2014 23:35:00 | More by themick002
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Caveworm

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company. Yet another review out of their sampler pack. Poured from the bottle into a glass, this brew's got a 1.5 finger thick head, clear brownish amber body, and solid lacing.

I smell a lighter vibe going on here. Little bit of citrus perhaps. I about had to stick my nose in the brew to get a decent whiff. I wish it had just a micro-hair more presence in this category.

Tastes like roasted malts, earthy hops, and I taste the citrus but its more tart than sweet.

Mouthfeel is clean and slightly dryer. Nice work here.

Overall a 3.25 for Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company. It was "meh". Probably won't get this on its own.

Serving type: bottle

07-12-2014 03:36:18 | More by Caveworm
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New York

3.25/5  rDev -5%

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Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

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Texas

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

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New York

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

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Illinois

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New York

3.25/5  rDev -5%

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AmyfaceNYC

New York

3.66/5  rDev +7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I like this beer although I admit there's nothing that special about it. Flavors are fruity and ever so slightly grainy. Mouthfeel is smooth, maybe a little on the oily side but not at all unpleasant. Easy to drink with a slight taste of sweetness. Very little hops, and hard to pick up any malts at all. Decent easy drinking beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2014 02:49:09 | More by AmyfaceNYC
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

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Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 1,091 ratings.