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Brewed by HaandBryggeriet (Norway)
Style: American Pale Ale
Drammen, Norway

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RATINGS: 213   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Pale Ale - is a pale, refreshing and aromatic beer with a fine malt profile from our English special malts. Generous use of fresh hops renders a zesty and delightful hoppy aroma and flavour. To be served at 8-10 degrees C. Bottle conditioned - unfiltered and unpasteurised, no artificial carbonation. (Not to be confused with the stronger Haandbryggeriet India Pale Ale.) (Picture of label: http://www.haandbryggeriet.no/pale ale butikk.jpg )


4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrunoSanchez (141) - Fermo, ITALY - APR 19, 2014
Pale Ale stile inglese. Colore ambrato aranciato con schiuma pannosa. Al naso profuma di malto ed un leggerissimo sentore di carruba. In bocca bilanciata verso l’amaro con sensazioni di miele, dattero e pompelmo amaro. Il corpo medio e la bassa gradazione alcolica la rendono molto beverina. Non stanca. Il finale è secco ed aromaticamente persistente. Bevuta in bottiglia.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
KnutAlbert (6267) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2007
Lovely smell of flowers as I pour, and lots of aromatic hops from the first sip. This is the best supermarket strength beer brewed in Norway! Like a premium English ale, with all the aroma squeezed from the ingredients. Pine/resin, tobacco, grass. If you like hops, this is a winner.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
johooystein (1) - - JUL 7, 2012 does not count
Good fruity refreshing beer. Summer and barbeque. Good for drinking slike or with Food

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dudebun (136) - GERMANY - FEB 8, 2012
I love this beer, maybe it had something to do with finding it at a Grocery store for half the Vinmonopolet price, and then drinking it on an island in the Oslo Fjord, but I think this is a fantastic beer. Great hazy colour, nice head, big hoppy nose, great flavour. Great beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
harrisoni (14138) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2007
Bottle at RBESG 2007. So hoppy, thinnish on the malts, but hot hop on the end. Superb.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrFunk (80) - Sorumsand, NORWAY - JUN 22, 2008
500ml bottle bought at supermarket in Oslo. One of my favourite "everyday-beers". Nice amber color, wellbalanced hops and refreshing aftertaste

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mallucci (32) - ITALY - APR 6, 2010
Colore ambrato limpido , schiuma persistente . Molto presente l’odore di luppolo all’olfatto , presente , abbastanza prolungato ma non aggressivo l’amaro lasciato al palato... si sente molto il corpo leggero , infatti i suoi 4,5 % la rendono una birra estremamente beverina...

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BillHick420 (434) - North Dakota, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2011
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy golden with a lasting white head. a nice floral nose. nicely balanced with a fruity and mellow start to a floral spruce aroma. Very nice!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - JUL 2, 2012
Ottima american pale ale, molto saporita, molto amara ma non cosi tanto da non farti sentire i gusti di frutta tropicale, molta schiuma e con un retrogusto davvero lungo e persistente!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madquacker (1052) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - OCT 27, 2012
A corker of a beer. Big froth which keeps on keeping on. Orange and spice and malt and then a lovely surprise of floaters at the end. A beauty.


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