Pleasanton Pale Ale | Main Street Brewery

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Brewed by:
Main Street Brewery
California, United States
mainstbrewery.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerManDan on 02-28-2003

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Ratings:
5
Reviews:
4
Avg:
3.74
pDev:
7.75%
 
 
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Ratings: 5 |  Reviews: 4
Reviews by RblWthACoz:
Photo of RblWthACoz
3.58/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Looks nice. Decent body, but it seems too fruity to me. I'd hope for less fruit and more hop influence. There is a bit of a bite from the hops that show on a spicy level, but it'd be nice if there were more (or a lot more). A nice ale, but the malts are too high and the hops do not balance out well enough, in my opinion.

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Photo of jeffjeff1
3.85/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this on tap at Main Street Brewery in Pleasanton.

Appearance- copper color, thin head

Smell- floral hops, very nice

Taste- floral hops, malt

Mouthfeel- medium bodied

Drinkability- I thought it was really good. I will have it again next time I'm there.

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Photo of RunDWP
3.98/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this last night at the Main Street Brewery, and it was deee-licious. A thin head of foam floated above the light brown liquid, and plenty of foamy lacing stuck to the glass as I drank. Slight grassy and floral aroma. The taste was unique to the style, rather sweet for a pale ale, and the malt had a short bread like character. Hops was grassy, somewhat savory herbal, and maybe a touch floral. I think they hit the right malt-hop balance with this one. Very smooth and enjoyable to drink.

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Photo of skubas86
3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

Photo of BeerManDan
4.05/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

It poured a very nice golden yellow with medium foam and a lots of heavy lace clinging on the glass from top to bottom. Fresh hoppy smell and taste, with a medium of bitterness in the mouth and after taste. Very refreshing and the smell and taste were very fresh.

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Pleasanton Pale Ale from Main Street Brewery
3.74 out of 5 based on 5 ratings.
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