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Polygamy Pale Ale | Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant
Utah, United States
roostersbrewingco.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
“Hoppy” can mean either bitter or aromatic. In this case it means both – in abundance! Polygamy Pale Ale: Try one and you’ll want another, and another, and another…You may even want to buy the T-shirt!

Added by Wasatch on 03-16-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#30,659
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
14
pDev:
8.86%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 14 |  Reviews: 6
Reviews by divineaudio:
Photo of divineaudio
4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

served in a pint glass.

a - came to the table with a finger of rocky, tan head. retention is excellent and leaves thick clouds of lacing. color is a translucent, deep amber.

s - smells of toasted sourdough bread, grape, raisin and weedy hops. bonus points for uniqueness here.

t - follows nose with big bready malt character and dark fruity notes. has a dank sort of bitterness happening way in the back of the tongue.

m - feel is the lighter side of medium bodied with light carbonation. seems just right for the style.

overall a very enjoyable and unique beer. good to know that there are brewers out there who are still expanding on the style. recommended.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of pabney
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of straightlambic
3.5/5  rDev -3%

Photo of jwc215
3.8/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured bright copper with a thin white head. Some lacing sticks.

The smell is of citrus/grapefruit with a hint of pine. Soft, but very pleasant.

The taste is of some citrus, hint of pine evenly balanced by sweet malt. Well-balanced, a bit restrained. It has a bittersweet, dryish finish.

Medium-bodied and smooth, this an easy-drinking mild APA.

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Photo of crobinso
3.5/5  rDev -3%

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.5/5  rDev -3%

Photo of Wasatch
3.97/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a clean copper color, not much carbonation, nice small head, nice lacing throughout the drink.

S - Scents of hops aplenty, very hoppy.

T - The taste is pretty hoppy with a nice bitter after taste.

M - Medium body.

D - Very drinkable. Very tasty. Highly recommended.

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Photo of harpus
3.5/5  rDev -3%

Photo of ShadyJay
4/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of Braudog
3.91/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Draft pint at the Layton brewpub. This was delivered a nice copper/amber color with a solid 1/4-inch standing foam head. The aroma was an inviting pine-coney aura. As I drink, I get a woodsy hoppiness -- pine, and a hint of a distant forest fire -- and also a bit of a bubblegummy sweetness. Nice APA. (#2788, 4/11/2007)

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Photo of tngolfer
3/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of Bitterbill
3.41/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had at the Lander Brewfest.

It poured a clear and rather brilliant medium gold with a half inch head of foam.

The smell had some light citrus and grain.

The taste brought some nice citrus notes=a pleasant bitterness. Like in the smell, I got a note or 2 of grain and a touch of grass. Pretty tasty for the abv.

Light bodied, med carbonation, good mouthfeel except for just before the swallow where it gets watery. Still, I liked this one.

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Photo of Haybeerman
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Bright, clear copper color. Poured a 1 finger coarse head that dissipated fairly quickly to a skim on the top. Even, thin lacing to the end.

S: Big Cascade flavoring hops and pine resin. Thinking there had to be some crystal malt by the way it looked, but didn't get anything in the way of malt aromas.

T: Big hops come through and do get the faint taste of slightly sweet malt. The pleasantly bitter finish makes up for the lack of malt balance.

M: Light side of medium body. May have been a bit under-carbonated. Good cleansing bitter on the back.

D: Flavorful, easy to drink and, like a lot of the Utah beers seem to be, lower abv. Its a decent beer in a category with a bunch of good beers.

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Photo of Satan70
3/5  rDev -16.9%

Polygamy Pale Ale from Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant
Beer rating: 3.61 out of 5 with 14 ratings
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