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RATINGS: 1247   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
A refreshing, blond colored pale ale. Bell’s pale ale is made almost exclusively from pale malt. It expresses a spicy floral hop aroma and taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zvikar (4015) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - DEC 27, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Pours yellow to orange with a nice head, aroma of mold, fruits, honey, flavor is bitter with fruits, honey, spices and dark bread, medium bodied.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bellco33 (481) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - DEC 17, 2014
Poured from bottle into a pint glass: Pours pale golden with a one finger white head. Aroma is light floral, citrus, bready malts, cereal, and a little resin. Taste is light cereal malts, a little fruity, citrus, and pine resin with a tiny hop bite at the back end. Light body, medium carbonation, this one needs a bit more flavor. Decent beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mambossa (93) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - DEC 17, 2014
Very clear amber-gold color. Medium head with decent lacing. Interesting aroma, sourly funky, not very enjoyable to me. Taste is bready with very reserved citrus notes. Bells has made better, but still a drinkable session beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Spab (2806) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 4, 2014
355 ml bottle from Niagara Falls Wegmans. Pours a golden blonde colour with some haze from some decent-sized floaties and an average-sized white head that leaves a little lace. Aroma is pale malt and floral, grassy hops. Flavour is bready and gently spicy with pale malt and solid floral/grassy hops. Average body. Not a showstopper but eminently drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
markducommun (414) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 19, 2014
Bottle into a tulip. Cloudy golden orange, light tan. Orange-citrus notes, light honey sweetness. Light bitterness, moderately sweet. Medium body, touch of effervescence. Mild carbonation. Fine.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tonypreto (130) - Akron, Ohio, USA - NOV 17, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into pint glass. Earthy aroma with absolutely no head at all. All and all it wasn’t bad, wasn’t great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheBear11D (363) - Michigan, USA - NOV 8, 2014
The Midwestern Pale Ale pours a partly cloudy golden yellow with just a bit of orange color with a a thick off-white head that lasts a good while. The aroma is floral and wheat. The flavor is floral and wheat as well. Overall this is a decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bork (452) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - OCT 28, 2014
Decidedly different APA with less of the characteristic pine and citrus and a lot more flowers. Relatively low on aroma and flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aumentm (449) - North Carolina, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Surprisingly good. Very crisp and well thought out. Smooth and I thought the appearance was very good. Definitely had a nice blend and the herbs were positive throughout.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
eaglebones (71) - Michigan, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy yellow-orange with moderate white head. Fruity, floral aroma. Thin body with crisp finish. Not much going for flavor but it has a nice hoppy bite. Okay, but not one of my favorites from Bell’s.

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