Mayflower Belgian Pale Ale | Mayflower Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Mayflower Brewing Company
Massachusetts, United States | website

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by nas5755 on 03-10-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
6.27%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Photo of Durge
3.68/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Found on tap at the Grill Next Door in Haverhill, MA, this one looks clear and golden with a steady stream of bubblage, a sturdy white head and gorgeous lacing. The aroma brings some classic clove and grapefruit blendings. A touch of crisp grain in there for just what I had in mind for this style. The flavor offers a brisk cereal grain with a substantial carbonation that distracts slightly. I get the expected clove ideas and bready yeast flavors as well as it settles into a decent Belgian PA. It’s a little flowery sweet, but it works. Body is on the light side but reasonably so. Feel is abundantly effervescent, a bit too much so as I said earlier. This was a solid offering but when this style is right I just love it and this one left me wanting a really good one. Worth a try if you find one left standing.

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Photo of nas5755
4.3/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A- A clear straw, very clean looking. Head is present but not huge(a result of the growler), lacing is impressive.

S- Belgian bubble-gum yeast, fruity, slight grassy notes.

T- Nice bubble-notes, fruity yeast, some citrus notes, clean grassy hops, nice sweetness from the malts. Very nice, slightly bitter with a yeast finish.

M- Carbonation is nice, clean, smooth.

O- Bummed that this is a one time beer. Very enjoyable, love the balance bewteen yeast, malts and hops. They all came to the party and no-one is out of control. Great beer.

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Mayflower Belgian Pale Ale from Mayflower Brewing Company
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