Home >

Mountain Goat Pale Ale

Mountain Goat Pale Ale
     click to upload
Formerly brewed at Mountain Goat Beer (Asahi)
Style: American Pale Ale
Richmond, Victoria, Australia


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
golden straw-coloured ale with floral honey aromas and a spicy hop bitterness. A true pale ale, this beer is best enjoyed cold. Made from 100% Australian Pale Malt and German Hallertau hops, its a unique small batch brew made in Victoria, Australia.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
farmboy (218) - Barwon Heads, AUSTRALIA - AUG 27, 2003
Not as good as the Hightail ale but not bad either. Could drink this beer on a hot sunny day or on a winter's night.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Linc (739) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 16, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2005 These guys have picked up their act since they first started, this beer is now a nice crisp pale ale, no longer the messy homebrew they used to sell. golden, slightly cloudy, heading toward APA territory.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Betty (236) - Walgett, NSW, AUSTRALIA - JUN 9, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2003 Wow, thanks to Aaron who bought a sixy of this to our place the other night. I like the stuff from this micro. This one's a little lightweight compared to the hightail ale but still has a pretty cool hallertau thing going on and went down hell quick: when I'm in the mood I can slam 'em down like a youngster. Out of jugs at the Royal Oak in Balmain: Compared poorly to hightail which itself isn't all that great. A fairly tasteless pale ale in the spirit of Coopers' recent loss of quality. N.B. This review is dedicated to the restoration of peace in the Middle East.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sully (1380) - Potts Point, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22, 2003
Consistently descriptive of honey and spice, yet it struggles to be great as it is a bit thin and unimpressive. The GG stable is good so the GGuys can be given a bit of slack. I like the concept of commercial experimentation so I support their goals. Kick some more dudes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 7, 2003
pretty yeasty stuff with some sweet, wheaty malt. doesn't quite seem to know what it is trying to be. drinkable enough

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johninmelb (1127) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2002
Canít argue with the commercial description. Nice fat, bitter aftertaste. Very thirst quenching and tasty. Iíll definately buy it again, and I like it more than the hightail ale from the same brewery

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2002
Re-rate: quite different for a pale ale, maybe a bit overcarbed (well, my bottle was this time anyway), slightly honeyish aroma, dry hoppy palate, slightly yeasty, slight metallic bitterness towards the finsh, blandish, but refreshing, bit of a rough palate, a bit unbalanced and unclean.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LoveABeer (141) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 8, 2002
Great honey and hop aroma, not to bitter aftertaste, has a destinctive spicy taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mutant (854) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - APR 13, 2002
Sweet hop aroma, opaque bronze with negligible head. More malt flavour than the Macedon Pale Ale and bitter at the end in a better way with a little spice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oakes (15651) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 13, 2002
Very slight haze, blond; honeyish, hoppy aroma; mellow bitterness; melony, piney hop; light-bodied; refreshing finish.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3 4 5  6  7

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50