Captain's Series: Galaxy
Foley Brothers Brewing

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Foley Brothers Brewing
Vermont, United States
Pale Ale - American
Ranked #194
Ranked #7,654
4.19 | pDev: 5.73%
Aug 31, 2021
Jun 21, 2018
Captain's Series: GalaxyCaptain's Series: Galaxy
Notes: Single-hopped Pale Ale with aromas of Passion Fruit and Lychee.
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4.06 by GreenMind from Pennsylvania on Aug 31, 2021
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4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by DuaneL from Delaware

This is a wonderful hazy ale; I would not call it a pale ale, since in the mid-Atlantic states where I live, that is something different altogether. This is not pale, it is hazy, but it's a nice lower alcohol-level than most in New England. 5.9%. Bought it in Brandon on our way through, going home after a wonderful visit in Burlington where we visited about eight breweries. Wish we had had time to visit the brewery and buy more to take home! Very nice!

Aug 01, 2021
3.75 by Shenk87 from Pennsylvania on Jul 31, 2021
3.84 by benjaminsa from Vermont on Mar 14, 2021
4.25 by Velivolus1 from Vermont on Mar 04, 2021
4.06 by MDDMD from Pennsylvania on Feb 26, 2021
4.35 by bobv from Vermont on Feb 26, 2021
4.48 by SebastianOwl from Massachusetts on Feb 16, 2021
4.14 by Shaymus from Massachusetts on Feb 14, 2021
4.38 by syguy from Massachusetts on Feb 12, 2021
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4.35/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by mick303 from Canada (ON)

This is such a delicious pale ale, crisp, tasty, and with a great balance.

Cloudy pale golden colour with a frothy thick head, very hazy.

S - grapefruit, fresh biscuit, orange, very juicy and hop forward.

T - juicy and plump, pear, grapefruit, apricot maybe, finishing with a robust bitter tangy-ness. Crisp lingering finish. Very delicious with some interesting hop character, leafy botanicals, some herbal notes.

M - robust, creamy body, restrained carbonation and a full finish.

Overall, one the high end of being sessionable, this verges on IPA territory but carries a wonderful balance and great flavour that I could enjoy over a longer period.

Aug 08, 2018
3.98 by JLK7299 from North Carolina on Jul 22, 2018
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4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by Huhzubendah from District of Columbia

Draft at Blackback Pub!

Jul 18, 2018
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4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by Lone_Freighter from Vermont

Poured into an English pint glass, the appearance was a glossy bright pale burnt orange to yellow color. The head was about a finger's worth of white foaminess. Dissipation was mild/somewhat slow and left a little bit of sly concave lace.
The aroma had some bitter to sweet resin up front playing with some sweet dried woodiness and grassiness. Malts seem barely there.
The flavor was mildly bitter presenting a sly pulled bitter resin sticky taste. The wood is there and a light cracker malt. Keen aftertaste of resin bitterness with a little bit of sweetness.
The mouthfeel was about medium bodied with a sly sessionability about it. Carbonation felt fine. ABV felt good. Mild resin bitter finish.
Overall, pretty nice APA well worthy of coming back to.

Jun 21, 2018
Captain's Series: Galaxy from Foley Brothers Brewing
Beer rating: 91 out of 100 with 14 ratings