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RATINGS: 1022   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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DPA has risen to become one of the most award-winning English-style pale ales in the world. Sporting a brilliant copper hue and an assertive floral hop aroma, DPA is known for its smooth, malty middle, which is expertly complemented with hearty and complex hop flavor. DPA's extraordinary hop finish is marked by crisp yet moderate hop bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
AleFart (11) - North Carolina, USA - SEP 25, 2013
A fine example of a great English style ale. Perfect blend of hops and malt with the quintessential steely hard water taste and aroma. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BOSSbrewer (1936) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 27, 2013
Pours a light copper with a nice head. Some caramel and breadiness. Creamy and smooth. Medium body.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ttroha (328) - Americus, Georgia, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Bottle. Pours dark brown. Great flavors of malts and Carmel. Light aftertaste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHeath99 (1090) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Bottle. Pours light amber with slight off white head. Aroma of malts. Taste of roasted malts with a slight hop.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
airrick2003 (524) - Louisiana, USA - AUG 23, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2014 Appearance: rich darker gold color, almost amber, pours with a medium sized beige head, it’s moderately dense Aroma: intense grain, smells like my malt bag when I brew, pretty amazing, oats, can’t smell it enough Taste: very grainy, some hints of coffee, wheat, also has an assertive hop backbone that compliments the grain very well, oats Palate: slightly below average carbonation, bitter aftertaste, medium mouthfeel, Overall: this is a beer that tastes just like my home brewing malt cheese bag, it’s delicious, really wish we got great divide here, they named it pale ale but it’s head and shoulders better than other malt front beers ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maekchu (2247) - Hirakata, JAPAN - AUG 20, 2013
Bottle. Light fruity caramel, Tootsie Roll. Medium straw color. Brit-style light caramel initial / hard candy sweetness in mid / final with mild sweetness and then it all balances out. Medium body. Very nice. Now exactly and English pale but close enough, with light US hopping

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JPDurden24 (1611) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - AUG 17, 2013
This has an amber pour, but there is not a lot of flavor, mainly bread and gains and a little off flavor. Ill try again and re-rate, not sure about the bar where I got it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jeremyjojola (20) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 14, 2013
Amber color. No head. Crisp taste. Hints of the hops. Fleeting taste but it's refreshing. Tap at My Brother's Bar in Denver. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kambei70 (636) - - AUG 6, 2013
2013 bottle to a Dogfish Head IPA glass. Pours a light copper color with a fizzy off-white head and good lacing. Aroma is bready and slightly earthy/musty with some floral hops and a little raisin. Taste follows nose with the bread at the front followed by a little sweetness and ending with the floral bitterness. Medium, semi-dry mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeremyh70 (754) - Missouri, USA - AUG 6, 2013
Poured into a Spiegelau IPA glass, with a big fluffy white head with good retention and great lacing. Sweet caramel and bready aroma with just a faint hint of floral hops, which may be because the bottle was 6 months old. Taste is sweet at first with some caramel and honey and biscuit flavors. Some graininess that transitions to a moderate herbal than floral bitterness. Finishes with a light lingering bitterness but semi dry. Mouthfeel is creamy with a medium/full body and medium carbonation. Not bad but flavors were a bit simple and segregated. May have been because of the age of the bottle.

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