Nickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale Ale | Nickel Brook Brewing Co.

Nickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale AleNickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale Ale
BA SCORE
80.5%
Liked This Beer
3.91 w/ 159 ratings
Nickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale AleNickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Nickel Brook Brewing Co.
Ontario, Canada
nickelbrook.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Sometimes our neighbours are too enticing to resist! In this case, our award-winning American Pale Ale pays homage to our naughty neighbours to the south. For hop lovers, the huge citrus and pine aroma greets the nose and continues on the palate, leaving a remarkably easy-drinking beer with a crisp, dry finish. We pack all this great flavour into a drinkable 4.9%ABV brew, making it perfectly refreshing all year round!

Added by TheSevenDuffs on 05-24-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#7,972
Reviews:
38
Ratings:
159
Liked:
128
Avg:
3.91/5
pDev:
8.44%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
35
Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 159 |  Reviews: 38
Photo of jDaft
2.51/5  rDev -35.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

It's not a bad beer by any stretch but not for everyone. I wasn't a huge fan of the citrus flavor as it is on the bitter side. It's a moderately heavy beer and not something I'd recommend for a night out drinking with the guys. Beer suits well with as an addition to a meal or to sip on after a long day. It's unique, but not what I'd look for in a beer. 2.5/5

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Photo of MatChar
2.9/5  rDev -25.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 3

Nice, rather clear blond colour (looks pretty much filtered!?). Delicate but quite thick brew. Decent floral hoppy aromas. Disappointing taste: extremely thin dry hop for an APA, slightly crisp and immediately fading after taste, low bitterness. Basically no hops aromas in retro-olfaction.

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Photo of cfalovo97
3/5  rDev -23.3%

Photo of DanGeo
3.22/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Phyl21ca
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Bottle: Poured clear amber color ale with a medium size foamy head with OK retention. Aroma consists of light bitter and citrus hops with light dry caramel malt presence. Taste is mostly dominated by light dry and citrus hops notes with light dry caramel malt. Body is about average with good carbonation. Not bad overall but lacking a bit of a hops punch.

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Photo of dipso123
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of Howlader
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Orionigel
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of beersareonme
3.26/5  rDev -16.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

This is a good pint. It is a little underwhelming, but I am biased towards an aggressive West Coast IPA. But it would definitely be worth keeping in your fridge as a regular go-to pint, which your loser Coors Light friends might be able to enjoy as well.

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Photo of dgilks
3.42/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JahTurbo
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Watershed
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of ejimhof
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Pmicdee
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of hunterjames
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of bigox420
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of boszormeny
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of atomicbeer
3.52/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Draft pint at The Duke of Somerset in Toronto. Light Amber color fine white head. Aroma of fruit cup. Citrus pith taste. Fairly thin. Decent. Had with their version of tikka Masala. Did a good job of cutting the spice.

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Photo of grahuba
3.53/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of waterbuffalo
3.54/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Enjoyable, very crisp with light hops. I would buy again.

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Photo of Brody1714
3.56/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Juiposa
3.58/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of harp55
3.58/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of polloenfuego
3.58/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Knapp85
3.63/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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Nickel Brook Naughty Neighbour Pale Ale from Nickel Brook Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 80.5% out of 100 with 159 ratings
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