Fairhope No. 51 | Fairhope Brewing Company

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Fairhope No. 51Fairhope No. 51
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Fairhope Brewing Company
Alabama, United States | website

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Fairhope No. 51 is a classic American pale ale, brewed with a combination of American-made Falconer's Flight hops and German hops. Named for being the 51st recipe entry into head brewer Dan's beer notebook, this pale ale is packed with hop flavor but not overly bitter. Though this crisp, flavorful beer was 51 in Dan's notebook, we expect it to be your top choice for a pale along the Eastern Shore.

Added by GPHarris on 04-01-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
10
Ratings:
39
Avg:
3.74
pDev:
19.25%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
10
For Trade:
0
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Photo of tbryan5
3.81/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A- Pours a beautiful golden orange with a one finger white head.

S- Biscuity malt and pine.

T- More pine than on the nose. Balanced malt backbone.

M- Medium to high carbonation. Slightly dry.

D- Super sessionable. Perfect for relaxing on the beach.

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Photo of rworkman
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of Uconnelmo
4/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tone77
3.38/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

I spent the afternoon at the beautiful beach of Gulf Shores, AL, and now trying some local beers. Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a dark golden color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of citrus hops, some pine. Taste is piney, malts, light citrus, some bitterness. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a decent beer, but nothing special.

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Photo of DarkHorse02GT
4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of markjarema11
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of injuredreserve
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Photo of HeadyTheElder
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of ssimpson89
3.85/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JAXLOU
4/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GregJ
3.79/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

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5/5  rDev +33.7%



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Photo of Sorrydog
3.91/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Chickenhawk9932
3.87/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a pale Amber with a frothy white head that hangs around and leaves a trail of lace.

Nice pine, floral, and citrus notes in the nose. It has some nice malt biscuit note as well.

Pine and citrus give a nice bitter hop punch up front. It has a nice slightly chewy malt middle and a dry, bitter herb finish.

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Photo of jonathaniler
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Photo of Tone
4.04/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a clear, amber color. 1/4 inch head of an off-white color. Good retention and good lacing. Smells of pale malt, fresh sweet malt, citrus hops, hint of alcohol, hint of tea, and hop resin. Fits the style of an American Pale Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and clean, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of citrus hops, slight pale malt, hop resin, caramel malt, slight tea, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, good appearance, malt aroma is amazingly fresh, and well balanced body.

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Photo of Mojo
3.57/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KMitch
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of sendbeer
3.53/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.34/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of B33rcules
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.04/5  rDev +8%

Photo of RblWthACoz
3.67/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Interesting hop character on this. Somewhat floral with some tight fruit and a decent oily thing going on. Seems heavy on malts, which is fine with me really. Again, heavy on the carbonation for me. I can dig it. Wouldn't mind a slightly more defined character. But I think this is meant to be an easy drinker as opposed to some degree of a punch in the mouth.

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Fairhope No. 51 from Fairhope Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.
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