Duckpin Pale Ale | Union Craft Brewing Company

Duckpin Pale AleDuckpin Pale Ale
BA SCORE
71.1%
Liked This Beer
3.84 w/ 402 ratings
Duckpin Pale AleDuckpin Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Union Craft Brewing Company
Maryland, United States
unioncraftbrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by yourefragile on 07-05-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#10,993
Reviews:
50
Ratings:
402
Liked:
286
Avg:
3.84/5
pDev:
10.68%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
108
Trade:
1
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Ratings: 402 |  Reviews: 50
Photo of paulish
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of richardjay
3.86/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheWolf
3.85/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GreesyFizeek
3.8/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

This one pours a clear golden color with a small head and a good bit of lacing.

This smells like biscuity and bready malt, with very light citrus and pine.

This is very, very drinkable- but not particulary interesting. It's got a very good balance of malt and hops- with some light breadiness up front, and a snap of piney bitterness on the finish. It's lightly fruity, as well. This is definitely a beer where the whole is better than the sum of its parts.

This is light bodied, with a crisp and clean mouthfeel, and a good level of carbonation.

This doesn't blaze any particularly new or interesting trails, but it does a good job making a good, clean, drinkable beer.

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Photo of Blaze5445
3.76/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ThreeBeersWalkedIn
3.8/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of EMV
3.54/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz can into a Dogfish Head tulip

L: Semi-opaque medium golden pour. Two fingers of foamy white head. Solid lacing.

S: Fairly mild nose... bready malts and a bit of citrus.

T/F: Lightly toasted malts and a bit of sweetness to start. Floral and citrus hop profile. Not overly bitter... good carbonation on the palate. Body is medium. Short and mild floral aftertaste.

O: A decent pale ale. Really prefer the 'Double Duckpin' DIPA, but for an easy drinker this one will do just fine. A well made beer.

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Photo of BabaBeer
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of sendbeer
3.78/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WheelsPSU
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SRBush1974
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Cpmitchno1
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JLK7299
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of adamvan44
3.94/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of heyabbott
3.69/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GpompsMadomps
4.41/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of qcbrewer
3.81/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Lytlemorgan
4.51/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of RodSmith
3.93/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Lelampp
3.86/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Chuck_Roth
4.25/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of vitamin_g
3.97/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of mgregg11
3.17/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

An average pale ale. I wouldn't go out of my way to look for it, but I'd probably buy it again if I saw it and there was a limited selection.

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Photo of duvel1979
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of boogerisu
3.84/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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Duckpin Pale Ale from Union Craft Brewing Company
Beer rating: 71.1% out of 100 with 402 ratings
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