Escape Artist Pale Ale | Asheville Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Asheville Brewing Company
North Carolina, United States
ashevillebrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by beer2day on 11-24-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#40,335
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
37
pDev:
9.86%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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5
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Ratings: 37 |  Reviews: 14
Photo of Barleycorn
3.59/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Eziel
4.19/5  rDev +21.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Solid Pale. Although this was on cask with Simcoe and Chinook added.

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Photo of Outlawshaw
2.61/5  rDev -24.3%
look: 2 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Watery mouthfeel. Clovey type bitterness, maybe even medicinal. Could be a bad batch considering other reviews. Enjoying on 12/27/2014.

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Photo of DrMindbender
3/5  rDev -13%

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3.12/5  rDev -9.6%

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3/5  rDev -13%

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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of Barhoppin13
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of GarthDanielson
3.31/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured on-tap at the brewery and served in a shaker pint, the beer is a hazy, caramel coloring, with a halo of white head. Nose of candied sugar, caramel, and not much else. Flavors are tangy sweet candy and caramel forward, with a subtle roast character throughout. Malty. Smooth bodied, with a candy sweet and roasted aftertaste. Cloying, lingering finish. This one just kind of floats around in the middle ground.

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Photo of Brewsed
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of xJMFCx
3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of Brdlist
3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of JMFP
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of ariceclemson
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of CMOrak
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of Agentveba
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of carrollmel7
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of sluggo013
3/5  rDev -13%

Photo of Falcone
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of RyanAU
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of jtd1969
3.41/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A light amber color, slight lacing, good carbonation.

S - Not much there. maybe some malt and slight citrus

T - Good hop bite on the tongue then swiftly moves to more of a subtle earthy hop finish

M - medium bodied, good carbonation, smooth and lite

O - An average pale ale. Not as malty or hoppy as I like but a good beer to toss back watching Sportscenter or whatever...

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of tdm168
4.08/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the tasting room.

A - hazy orange with a thin, white head that has good retention.

S - faint bread, grapefruit, pineapple

T - faint bread, faint citrus, very subdued flavors, mildly bitter finish

M - medium bodied, smooth, well carbonated

This is a decent, refreshing beer. The flavors are mild, but overall it's enjoyable.

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Escape Artist Pale Ale from Asheville Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.45 out of 5 with 37 ratings