Full Nelson Virginia Pale Ale | Blue Mountain Brewery

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Full Nelson Virginia Pale AleFull Nelson Virginia Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Blue Mountain Brewery
Virginia, United States
bluemountainbrewery.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
15 degrees Plato
60 IBUs

Added by Todd on 11-02-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
606
Reviews:
194
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
11.49%
 
 
Wants:
28
Gots:
93
For Trade:
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Ratings: 606 |  Reviews: 194
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

A: Golden amber, cloudy, its a gusher with 5 fingers of off white head, great retention and some random chunky lacing. A little visible carbonation.


S: Malt, caramel, grapefruit, candy, floral, daisies. Light red chilly heat.


T: Sweet with floral quality, daisies, honey, light dull hopping on the end A little grapefruit candy.


M: Medium slightly syrupy body, little light bubbled carbonation.


O: Well done. Bought in Asheville, NC, drank in Kunming China Sept 8th, 2014. I really am enjoying this kind of APA on a hot Mid Autumn Festival’s night. Full moon, hot weather, family holiday. Especially nice with the weather.

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3.72/5  rDev -2.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

Photo of beerdedking
4/5  rDev +4.4%

From variety case, best buy dated 9/14

This was a pretty good pale ale. Nice and orangey/citrusy with a full mouthfeel. The finish was a bit
lacking, but overall drinkable/serviceable and would have again. Decent APA...

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4.25/5  rDev +11%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

This is a very nice pale ale, referred to as a "strong pale ale" by the brewery. It has a very assertive hop aroma on the nose, and a solid, well propotioned malt bill to balance out the beer.

I would definitely have this beer again, and would recommend it for anyone who enjoys a nice hop-forward beer. Enjoy.

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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

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3/5  rDev -21.7%

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Full Nelson Virginia Pale Ale from Blue Mountain Brewery
3.83 out of 5 based on 606 ratings.
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