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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 2.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9   IBU: 41   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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The Pull Chain Pale Ale is a fusion of English and American pale ale styles, with bitterness derived for an unusual and innovative hop schedule in the recipe. American cascade hops and British East Kent Goldings account for Pull Chain’s citrus and earthy flavors and aromas. They’re softened by malty undertones.


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2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cousin_Larry (371) - - MAR 16, 2013
Awfully bitter brew from Milwaukee Brewing. Clean finish, not much aftertaste.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
akoeninger (476) - Wisconsin, USA - OCT 27, 2014
A solid pale ale with offers a nice melding of American and British hops that make it something different from yet another pale ale. Taste is citrus and earthy with some good toasted malt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Huhzubendah (2637) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 16, 2014
On draft at Milwaukee Ale House. The beer is golden hued with a small white head. The aroma offers biscuit malt, citrus, hops. A straightforward brew, in the "balanced" style of pale ales. Bready malts and hops with just a hint of alcohol. Easy drinking with moderate carbonation. Average...

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
markducommun (235) - Wilmette, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2014
Dirty golden brown, light tan head. Musty, stale earthy. Slight honey. Bitter, some sweetness. Lighter body, watery. Quite acidic. Meh.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sawbuck (357) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Surprising aroma of caramel and sweet bread. Mild notes of hops. Orang amber in color...decent tan head. Sweet malt up front, slightly rich. Caramel is light also, then an average bitterness creeps in. Some notes of citrus in there, but faint. Finishes with a harsh bitterness, somewhat balanced with sweetness. O.k. but nothing special.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmagnus87 (2505) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Draft at the brewpub. From notes. Citrus and floral hops with a grainy finish. Meh, drinkable but not too special.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (7721) - Illinois, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Old tick. Form brewery tour. Very middle of the road pale ale in teh mid 90s tradition.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 24, 2013
Hazed amber with a thin tan head and a ring of lace. Aroma is dusty and pale with floral hops, caramel and mild noble hops. Taste is middle of the road sweetness with caramel, floral hops and some vinous notes. Mildly bitter a bit dull.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GranvilleTim (1467) - Granville, Illinois, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Light amber pour with off-white head. Aroma is light spicy hops. Taste is a little watery-malt and hops flavor rare present. Has some taste but it is light in flavor. OK lacing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ChiGuy68 (423) - Illinois, USA - JUN 28, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 30, 2013 Tasted on tap at Milwaukee Ale House. It was clear amber with a thin white head and even lacing. Mild citrus hop aroma and a hoppy taste with a bitter finish. A nice pale ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
sjohnny (392) - - MAY 31, 2013
Aroma of toast, pine, citrus. Clear light amber gold with white foamy head which fades moderately quickly leaving ample lacing. Strong hops flavor, earthy. A little sharp on the finish but overall not too bad.


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