Pale Ale | Boulevard Brewing Co.

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Pale AlePale Ale

Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Missouri, United States

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Boulevard Pale Ale is a smooth, fruity, well-balanced beer with year-round appeal. A variety of caramel malts impart a rich flavor and amber color, while liberal use of whole hops adds zest and aroma. Pale Ale is the first beer we brewed, and continues to be a perennial favorite.

30 IBU

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-19-2001

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into snifter

A Dark amber, no transparency. Half inch white head remains. Thick lacing.

S Hops. Wet grass. Some rye and wheat are there for sure. Malty. Very refreshing.

T Earthy and grainy upfront. The rye and wheat really come through. Bitter hoppiness follows.

M Its thin, but so are most pales. Bitter follow-through.

O Good APA. Nothing special. But that's kinda how the style is. Either it's great and people are bitching that it should be classified "IPA" or its a bland run-o-the mill ale. This sits somewhere in between. Try it. You won't hate it.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an ambery copper color with a thin finger of off-white foam.

Toasted and caramel malts with a slight earthy/herbal hop aroma.

Toast, biscuits, caramel, and earthy hop bitterness.

Light-bodied, medium carbonation, leans sweet.

Overall, a rather forgettable beer.

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Pale Ale from Boulevard Brewing Co.
3.61 out of 5 based on 1,080 ratings.
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