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Saranac Pale Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac Pale AleSaranac Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

1,079 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,079
Reviews: 612
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 13.74%
Wants: 4
Gots: 29 | 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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thain709

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3.43/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - The body was a golden amber hue that had nice clarity...the white head stood two fingers tall and receded slowly to a full cap...nice lacing was left

S - Very watered down and mineraly...there was some toasted malt, biscuit/bread aroma, and grassy hops

T - Hops are actually the first flavor that hits the palate...they start off with an earthy flavor to them presenting some fresh cut grass qualities...they then become citric and fruity in flavor before the malts take over...a bready middle stands out with a minimal caramel backbone...the finish has a fruity flavor from the malts and hops

M - Medium bodied...clean, fruity, semi-bitter

O - I enjoyed this Pale Ale better than the IPA from the mixed pack...not usually a fan of the English style, but this one worked

Serving type: bottle

08-10-2012 15:26:28 | More by thain709
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Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 1,079 ratings.