Great Lakes Burning River Pale Ale | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes Burning River Pale AleGreat Lakes Burning River Pale Ale
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Great Lakes Burning River Pale AleGreat Lakes Burning River Pale Ale

Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Ohio, United States

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-06-2001

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3.16/5  rDev -19.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

The beer poured golden with an off white head. The aroma was light malt with some fruitiness, and hops. The taste is a little bit of malt up front, a small rush of fruit, and then a big hit of hops leaving a bitter aftertaste. The feel is light and dry. A bit over hopped for my taste, I could do with more of the malt and fruit. A pretty typical hoppy pale ale.

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4.15/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottled served in a nonical glass

A - Most clear straw amber with 2 finger fluffy white head with great retention and good lacing.

S - Grapefruit, citrus hops, floral, grassy, malt, biscuit

T - Follows the nose with a slight favor towards hops over the malt which is still very present. A nice citrus bang with a bit of an herbal hop, and oak bitter finish.

M - Medium body, moderate carbonation, crisp and smooth.

O - This is going to be a clutch pale ale for me in WV were we don't distribution from many great breweries. Reminds me a lot of Dale's Pale ale with less alcohol warming. Great spring and summer beer.

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Great Lakes Burning River Pale Ale from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.94 out of 5 with 3,255 ratings
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