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Summit Extra Pale Ale | Summit Brewing Company

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Summit Extra Pale AleSummit Extra Pale Ale

Brewed by:
Summit Brewing Company
Minnesota, United States

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by ADR on 08-31-2001

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3.03/5  rDev -18.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle poured into a pint glass.
Bottle kept in fridge.

Pours a golden amber color with lots of foamy white head that is leaving some lacing on the glass.

Smell is some earthy pine. Yeast, Dense crusty bread. Not really getting much.

Taste follows the nose well. There is lots of malt flavor. Not as hoppy as I want it to be.

Mouthfeel has good carbonation with medium light body.

Overall this was a good choice. Picked up a six pack just to try something new. It's a good choice for a go to beer. Not any thing spectacular, just something good to drink.

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4.1/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle exp printed may 2012

Golden with an amber hue, suspended sediment, and a sudsy white head. Nose is earthy hops and malt, neatly balanced. Taste is the same - bitter, grassy hops engulfed in semisweet malt. Crisp, tart almost, refreshing, spicy finish.

One of my favorite beers. When I first had it, all I could taste was pine needles. Now it's almost too malty for me.

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2.95/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Appearance: Perfectly clear copper/orange. Head is white and leaves a small cap. Carbonation is solid and on point.

Smell: So many pale malts. Bread crust. So very dry. Clean. Faintly grassy. A little bit of corn and some grassy notes. There's something going on, but it's pretty mellow overall.

Taste: Dry, crusty bread. Very pale, as in tons of pale malt. Crisp and clean grassy flavor over a malty base. Touches of caramel, ever so faint. Grass and corn. Faint touch of minerals.

Mouthfeel: Moderate body that leans toward thin at times. Carbonation is higher than expected.

Overall: It is what it says it is. Pale malts and then some. Barely English, but barely is enough.

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Summit Extra Pale Ale from Summit Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.7 out of 5 with 1,251 ratings
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