Pitch Penny Ale | HiJinx Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
HiJinx Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States | website

Style: English Bitter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A well balanced English style bitter. The perfect balance of malt, bitterness, and English hop character. The perfect pint!

Added by Knapp85 on 12-02-2012

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
21
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
43.27%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 21
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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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4.2/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of rfgetz
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of shockrocker65
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of 57md
3.7/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Appearance is brownish copper with a finger of fizzy head that had some modest retention. There was an oddly sour note to the nose. The upfront flavor is malty with a healthy dose of dry bitterness on the finish. Not quite as hearty as a top tier ESB, but still very good, for sure.

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Photo of Jeff2413
3.21/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3

Photo of zapahoppa
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dsnyder61
2.58/5  rDev -31.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

not a fan of this style beer

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Photo of Yodo
3/5  rDev -20.8%

Photo of rfoltz53
3.8/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of jmdrpi
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of zekeman17
3.08/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of TheNakedStiletto
4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

Photo of Knapp85
3.97/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This poured out as a nice looking reddish copper color with a thin white head on top. The head settles and leaves a light retention and scattered lacing. The smell of the beer gives off some sweet malt aromas with some mild floral hops. The smell is unique to say the least, it's almost sweet and herbal also. The taste of the beer has a nice malt profile, mild bitterness in the finish with the sweetness throughout. The mouthfeel of the beer is smooth and very drinkable. Overall it's an interesting brew, moderately different than some other English Bitter's I've had. Still really nice.

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Photo of rolltide8425
3.99/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of millerbuffoon
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of tim007007
3.94/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of djrn2
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of XsoldoutX
3.11/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jd18
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.74/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pitch Penny Ale from HiJinx Brewing Company
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