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Great Waters Saint Peter Pale Ale

Great Waters Saint Peter Pale Ale
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.04/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Medium bodied amber ale, with a pleasant balance of malt and hop varieties. Our pale ale has been a favorite choice since 1997.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dreamflower (568) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 13, 2012
I liked that this wasn’t overly bitter as some APAs are. This had a nice aroma and flavour.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
northropfrye (2167) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 13, 2012
Sweet money, some hops. I found this to be a very sessionable and drinkable beer. Not crazy amounts of flavour but quaffable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ryanfolty (1833) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - NOV 7, 2011
Date: November 5, 2011 Mode: Draft Source: Great Waters Golden orange pour, fruity/citrus aroma and caramel/malty taste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foxbush (1258) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - SEP 25, 2011
This was our first stop while on our Minneapolis trip. The St Paul brewery is downtown near the St Paul Hotel. This APA was one of the best tasted for the trip. The clear amber color and frothy head were impressive. The bitter floral flavors of the hops were well balanced with the malts. The finish was smooth with some bitterness. The APA had an IBU of 50 and 14 Plato and served at 38 degrees. We also had Bac-n-Beer nuts that was spicy.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SirADNielsen (8960) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 22, 2011
On tap @ Great Waters. Burnt orange appearance with a light off white head. Good caramel malty, somewhat hoppy nose. Caramel, slightly nutty malty flavor with light hops. Almost more like a light brown ale.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BVery (5997) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - MAY 9, 2010
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2013 Tap. Clear orange pour with a clingy soapy white head. The definition of a standard pub ale - nothing interesting, nothing offensive. Light biscuit and mild hop. Cask version is even better. Soapy head and the earthy caramel elements really pop.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 1, 2009
On tap at the brewpub on 05/31/2009. Clear amber body with a medium rocky off-white head. Pale malt and floral/light citrus hop aroma with some light biscuit. Slight biscuit flavor, some floral hops and an assertive bitter finish. Medium body with moderate carbonation. 6/3/7/4/14 - 3.4 On handpump at the brewpub on 05/31/2009. Slightly hazy amber body with a small frothy off-white head. Floral and perfumy hop aroma. Pale malt flavor with some perfumy hops. Medium light body with mdoerately low carbonation. 7/3/7/4/15 - 3.6

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skyview (5154) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - MAY 7, 2009
Backlog: On draught during the Winterfest 2009 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Pours a semi-clear golden copper colored brew with a thin off-whtie head that has some nice retention and spotty lacing. Aroma of some fruity malt, floral hops, a touch of crystal malt and some citrus zest. Taste is medium bodied, light carbonation with flavors of caramel and crystal malt, some floral hops a touch of fruit and some light spice. Finish has a mild bitterness that slowly disappears. A solid English Pale Ale overall.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - OCT 4, 2007
Draft @ Brewpub: Bronze, no head, light lacing. Nose of sweet caramel and fruit, nice hops and chewy malts. The flavor is balanced, sweeter than most, which is nice. Good hops, citrusy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 06/23/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

hazy dark gold, fine white head, lots of lace, sweet light crystal and vienna malt aroma, sweet malt flavor, nice crystal and cara.mel character, light bitterness provides nice balance,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 3/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4


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