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Saranac Pale Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

1,127 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,127
Reviews: 615
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 13.74%
Wants: 4
Gots: 48 | 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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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

thgreatrandini, Aug 19, 2014
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3.84/5  rDev +12.3%

Wrinker712, Aug 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17%

petewheeler, Aug 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17%

eschuler, Aug 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

Matt_Felix, Aug 13, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

MikeLenehan, Aug 12, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

Arch578, Aug 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

tommyguz, Aug 05, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

Nate139, Aug 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17%

karlt, Aug 02, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

Doomcifer, Aug 01, 2014
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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.

nicholas2121, Jul 28, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

HRamz3, Jul 25, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

Ropowers3, Jul 24, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

Stagga_Lee, Jul 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +24.3%

poohbearzeccola, Jul 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

Sebas, Jul 19, 2014
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5/5  rDev +46.2%

AndyBSound, Jul 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

judkinst, Jul 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

JohnnyForeign, Jul 14, 2014
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2/5  rDev -41.5%

themick002, Jul 13, 2014
Photo of Caveworm
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.

Caveworm, Jul 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

redbarnbikes, Jul 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Boone757, Jul 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

RobTheKnob, Jul 09, 2014
Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 1,127 ratings.