Moon Man No Coast Pale Ale | New Glarus Brewing Company

Moon Man No Coast Pale AleMoon Man No Coast Pale Ale
BA SCORE
4.12/5
2,596 Ratings
Moon Man No Coast Pale AleMoon Man No Coast Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
newglarusbrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
You hold a session beer with a bright bold blend of five hops that flirt obligingly with the smooth malty backside. Don't let this one lay around it is brewed to be enjoyed today. Bold and engaging without pretense, because in Wisconsin you do not have to be extreme to be real.

Added by Skidz on 03-12-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,737
Reviews:
525
Ratings:
2,596
pDev:
10.19%
Bros Score:
4
 
 
Wants:
267
Gots:
629
Trade:
20
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to paco1029384757 for a new New Glarus beer for me to try.

Pours a huge 2+ finger head that bulges over the top of the glass, fluffy, with a bit of lacing as it slowly fades, over crystal clear pale golden colored beer.

Nose has some nice fresh hops, bit spicy, bit citrus, some fresh grapefruit and bit of tropical fruit, I wanna say Simcoe, Citrus, maybe Centennial hops, great hops, and pretty much no malt behind it.

Taste brings more nice hops, more fresh topical fruit, mango, papaya, pineapple, some light citrus, touch spicy hops. It's quite juicy and smooth, very light malt profile to give it a slight sweetness to help try and balance the myriad of hop flavors. There is a decent amount of bitterness, that ramps a bit as it goes and gets fairly bitter on the finish. Some light spicy hops help to finish it with more tropical fruit, and a bit drier.

mouth is med to maybe a bit lighter bodied, good carb.

Overall it's a great APA, almost IPA level but not quite since it's not super bitter. Great tropical fruits, nice aromas, just enough sweetness, perhaps a touch more body would help, but otherwise very nice.

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Moon Man No Coast Pale Ale from New Glarus Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.12 out of 5 with 2,596 ratings
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