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Hank's Pale Ale | Throwback Brewery

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3.72/5
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7 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Throwback Brewery
New Hampshire, United States
throwbackbrewery.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by KMcGrath on 09-30-2016

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
7
pDev:
6.45%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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1
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4
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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of BEER88
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Definitely as easy drinker, wishbit was a tad less malty and a tad more hoppy! But definitely a great chilling out fishing beer.

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Photo of tpauer
3.94/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SomethingClever
3.16/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

16 oz can poured into willybecher glass no canned on date.

A: Small white soapy looking head that settles quickly. Body is a fairly clear slightly hazy Amber color.

S: Get a light tangerine smell and then a musty smell.

T: Some of that light tangerine fruit comes out and then it is muddled with a musty almost unfinished Homebrew taste.

M: fairly good carbonation and medium bodied for such a low Abu.

O: This beer is average at best. It has a lot of flavor for being 4.8 but that flavor isn't that good. It drinks like an unfinished home brew.

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Photo of atlbravsrno1
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cjohns73
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of LJTate
3.87/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of puboflyons
3.82/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

From the can. Sampled on November 19, 2016.

It pours a slightly cloudy medium amber-orange color with a small white head.

The aroma is an inviting mixture of toasted or roasted barley malt, apricots, peaches, and green grapes.

The body is medium but there is a slight acidity to it.

Not as many fruity characters in flavor as in the aroma but the roasted barley grain character is firm and followed by a moderate dry bitter bite. More bitter than I expected it to be.

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Hank's Pale Ale from Throwback Brewery
Beer rating: 3.72 out of 5 with 7 ratings
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