Stone Pale Ale | Stone Brewing

Stone Pale AleStone Pale Ale
BA SCORE
71.2%
Liked This Beer
3.85 w/ 2,714 ratings
Stone Pale AleStone Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States
stonebrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 06-23-2001

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
985
Ratings:
2,714
Liked:
1,933
Avg:
3.85/5
pDev:
11.17%
Alströms:
3.93
 
 
Wants:
85
Gots:
330
Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 2,714 |  Reviews: 985
Photo of duff247
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of mhaugo
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of iSrALE
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of Dodo2step
4/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

P- Als of Hampden

A- a clear copper color with a fluffy two finger head that crests m ypint. Head hangs around for at least 5 minutes.

S- caramel, wood and foral nose.

T- somewhat hoppy but fruity and caramel on the palate for flavor, very nice.

M- smooth and medium bodied. goes down very easy and could get carried away quickly with a sixer.

O- love stone and their brews, another A in my book. Not too much going in the beer but plenty to be a great brew.

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Photo of TasteTester
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of jayhawk73
3.65/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a copper color w/ a one finger off white head. Massive lacing on my snifter glass. Somewhat hazy in appearance. The nose is caramel, hops, malt, and some floral notes. A little on the weak side, but improves with warming. The taste is fairly pleasant, with the hops really coming out to balance the malt. Not bitter at all, w/ a smooth aftertaste. I can see putting several of these down after mowing the grass, or any other summer activity. Overall, not a bad beer for the style. Cheers.

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Photo of amitch
4/5  rDev +3.9%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Discordian
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of TXhomebrewer
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of photomike
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of jtk
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of kmckinnon87
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of drummermattie02
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

Photo of joesc230
4/5  rDev +3.9%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of alamode
4/5  rDev +3.9%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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5/5  rDev +29.9%

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5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of rab53
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of valkyre65
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of kornkid8600
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of RonaldTheriot
4.44/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Stone Pale Ale has a thin, cream-colored head, a good amount of lacing, and a hazy (after I swirled & poured in the sediment), orange appearance. The aroma is of hops, water, and bready sweetness. Taste is of piney, resinous hops, slight citrus, a little sweetness, and some faint bread. Mouthfeel is soft and medium, and Stone Pale Ale finishes refreshing, easy drinking, and mild. Overall, this is a nice, pleasant ale, and I think you should try it.

RJT

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Stone Pale Ale from Stone Brewing
Beer rating: 71.2% out of 100 with 2,714 ratings
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