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Saranac Pale Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac Pale AleSaranac Pale Ale

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1,210 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,210
Reviews: 624
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 13.45%
Wants: 6
Gots: 93 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-08-2001

Malt Selections: Crystal English Pale Ale
Hop Selections: Cascade, East Kent Golden
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Photo of oldirtycaffrey
3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Pours a light amber color -- very slight head with little lacing along the glass as you finish. The smell is mostly of hops -- and a surprisingly pleasant yet very subtle nutty aroma. The taste is very solid -- hoppy, a little bit of fruit, a little bit of caramel, sligtly malty. Nice dry finish. Recommended.

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2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

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2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

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3/5  rDev -12.3%

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3.4/5  rDev -0.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -5%

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3/5  rDev -12.3%

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2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

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2.76/5  rDev -19.3%

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3/5  rDev -12.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

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3.4/5  rDev -0.6%

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3/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of mhuber
4.75/5  rDev +38.9%

Pours clear, amber color with a slight head. Mild lacing. An earthy aroma and flavor, quite bitter. An excellent brew!

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2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -5%

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4/5  rDev +17%

Photo of delta490
3.71/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured out a beautiful, almost clear, amber. A thick creamy white head settles down and retains well. There is some sticky lacing left behind. The aroma is mild and has just hints of the crystal malt sweetness and a little pine hops. The taste is more malt forward, with befitting its English-style, and the hops play a complimentary role. It grew on me as it warmed. The body has a nice thickness but just a little too much carbonation. This is good and with a little tweaking could be a great English Pale Ale.

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4.12/5  rDev +20.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -5%

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3.24/5  rDev -5.3%

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3.76/5  rDev +9.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -5%

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4.56/5  rDev +33.3%

Saranac Pale Ale from Matt Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 1,210 ratings.