Brewed by Camden Town
Style: American Pale Ale
Camden, England


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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Camden Pale Ale Style: American-style Pale Ale ABV: 4.0% IBU: 40 Malt: Pale Ale, Cara, Munich and Wheat Hops: Cascade, Columbus, Amarillo, Centennial, Simcoe, Calypso and Citra (BOOM!) Available: 30 litre kegs and 330ml bottles The story: Inspired by outrageously hop-heavy American craft brews, we wanted to brew one of our own, only at a lower, massively-drinkable ABV. It’s our UK spin on an American classic. The taste: Punchy American hops throw out a big aroma of grapefruit, orange and tropical fruit. It’s a bright orange-gold colour. The body is subtle and clean and a golden platter for carrying the hops. The bitterness rolls in and then ends dry, making you thirsty for another gulp.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JohnCook101 (535) - - FEB 18, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 17, 2014 On the lager side of pale ale. Not bad but not much depth of flavour. Decent, not brilliant.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
FunkyF (926) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 13, 2016
Flaska från SB. Ljust bärnstensfärgad med vitt skum. Lätt fruktig doft med gräs. Klen smak av gräs och ganska otrevlig eftersmak.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rauchbier (3808) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 30, 2016
Bottle, from Waitrose. Gold, thin but lasting white head and low condition. Pleasantly sweet nose with hints of grain backed by a solid earthy hop resins. In the mouth the hops become more dominant with an insistent dry bitterness and a lingering citrus note, although a slightly fruity malt sweetness still lurks. Finish has a gentle lingering citrus hop resin note.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mishnok (110) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - SEP 18, 2016
From 330ml bottle. Pours light golden with a thin head at first. Aroma is very appealing with peachy citrus fresh notes. Taste is a little citrus with some bitter aftertaste. A good beer for s summer barbecue. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bunget (857) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 12, 2016
Clear pale yellow body, medium white head. Aroma of oranges, peaches, grapefruit and caramel. Very floral taste of orange candies and malt, some grapefruit zest and herbs. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (6834) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2016
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; clear golden yellow pour with a thin white head, aroma has lemon and some grapefruit, taste has sweet malts, citrus action, slight bitter grapefruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tjomleif (144) - NORWAY - AUG 29, 2016
33cl. Bottle. Light golden color, white head. Citrus nose, light tropical fruit, hints of malt and grass. Grapefruit and resin taste, caramel, hint of salt and grass, light bitterness. Light body, soft carbonation. Quite good considering the low abv.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LazyPyro (599) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2016
330ml bottle. Clear golden colour with a thin white head. Aroma: malt, floral hops, grapefruit, orange zest. Taste: citrus, fruity, pale bready malts, floral, orange zest, tropical fruit. Light body, moderate bitterness, smooth but thinnish oily texture. Nicely balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jasonbenali (137) - Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2016
Pours tellow with medium carbonation and a fluffy white head. Aroma is nice with the Citra dominant. Light bready malts, lemon, pineapple and hint of herbs. Taste is underwhelming and very thin with a slightly unpleasant bitter finish. Had low expectations for this and was pleasantly surprised by the aroma and then disappointed by the taste. That said, could sink a few of these on a hot day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nisse666 (6310) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 13, 2016
Bottle from Angelica cons 2016-08-13 Göteborg AR: apricots, pine AP: wee hazy golden, froth white head F: apricots, pine, citrus, dry, lemon zest

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rlgk (18323) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2016
Bottle at Gatwick Airport, London. Clear pale golden beer with a nice offwhite head. Bready hop aroma, citrus, caramel, some apples. Fruity bready flavor, grapes, hay, cardboard notes. Surprisingly boring.

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