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Brewed with hefty amounts of European malts and four kinds of American hops, it delivers a blast of hop aromas, a rich middle of malt and hops, and a thrilling finish. It weighs in at 6.5 % alcohol by volume.

Why squeeze such a big brew into a little can?

Because we think fun in the great outdoors calls for great beer. Our cans go where bottled beers canít, where flavorless canned beers donít belong. And no matter where you drink Daleís Pale Ale, our can protect it from light and oxidation far better than bottles do.

Northern Brewer for bittering, Cascade and Columbus for flavor, and a big, post-boil addition of Centennial for aroma.

Wulfstan's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Wulfstan (509) - California, USA - NOV 3, 2009
This is a prety good, but rather thin, standard, grapefruity pale ale that does not do much for me. Itís pale amber with a medium ,off-white head that shrinks slowly to a foamy ring. The aroma is grapefruit, grape, and raisin, with hints of pine and bread crust. The taste is grapefruit up front with syrupy grape and grain. Itís light on flavour and complexity and is mostly sweet, along with some faint, thin fruit and a hint of piney-leafiness. Itís a bit too sweet up front while the finish is a little too bitter. Bitterness lingers too much afterwards. Itís fairly full-bodied in feel and has well-rounded range of elements while itís not truly overly bitter but the elements arenít well integrated or balanced. Ultimtately, itís somewhat one-dimensional and bland.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adasko (862) - Poznan, POLAND - MAY 20, 2015
ładny cytrusowy aromat, trochę owocůw tropikalnych. Piwo mętne, kiepska piana, ciemny bursztyn. W smaku raczej wytrawne, fajna goryczka. Dość krůtka ale zdecydowana. Orzeźwiające, bardzo pijalne.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vestergaard (828) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2015
Drink in can from ōlbutikken. Pours a totally clear golden with a big, white, long lasting head. Aroma is very earthy, old malts, old hops, grass, resin. Taste is sweet and old malty, some hoppy bitterness, medium high carbonation, crisp body. Fine despite being old..

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
IngetSlick (26) - - MAY 18, 2015
Can from Systembolaget. Big, thick, white head. Amber body. Smells of citrus, wheat, caramel, metal. Tastes sweet and very bitter, very hoppy, citrus. Mostly bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
delnoche (470) - Alamogordo, New Mexico, USA - MAY 17, 2015
12fl oz can poured into a pint glass. Deep bronze with a fair amount of off white head. Aroma is honey graham crackers. Flavor is not much different, heavy on the sweet malt. Decent, quaffable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HerrBierkoenig (477) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 17, 2015
From 0,355l can, Pours light hazy golden liquid, medium frothy white head, Aroma: nice malty, toasty, pine, citrus, grapefruit, pineapple, Taste: light to medium sweet, medium bitter, dry, malty, toasty, light caramel, grapefruit, resin, Palate: medium body, creamy to oily texture, average to lively carbonation, long bitter toasty finish, Overall: very good, well balanced, nice toasty body, really bitter, enjoyed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
AgentAle (986) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 16, 2015
Aroma is grapefruit, rich malts , caramel, lemon grass. Taste is grapefruit and sweet malts. Finishes smooth , good session beer. Appearance is caramel slightly hazy body with a thin pearl head that retains fairly poorly.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (925) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - MAY 15, 2015
Can. Pours a clear dark golden producing a medium fluffy head. Grassy aroma with a solid maltyness as well. Hints of citrus, pine and resin. Taste is well-balanced. Light sweet rounded nicely off with a pleasant bitter finish. Highly drinkable, crisp on the palate. Medium-light bodied, avg co2.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jerre (2835) - Waregem, BELGIUM - MAY 15, 2015
Taste this 12.05.í15 @ Bougondisch Kruis, blindtasting with other Ipaís. Clear amber-copper color, with a darkwhite head. Aroma: sweets, hops, caramel. Medium body. Taste: little sweet, cheese, yeast, soft fruits, hopbitterness. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ERB92 (490) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2015
Tropical fruits, malts, resin, bread and herbs in the aroma. Amber with a off-white head. Medium sweet and medium + bitter. Medium body with a average to soft carbonation. Overall quite a nice refreshing APA, but would perhaps like a little bit more fruit sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kustie (343) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 14, 2015
Tap@rattlenhum,nyc. Aroma has tropical fruits, malt, some earthy elements. Taste is somewhat bitter with long nice aftertaste. Flavors of grape, tropical fruits, malt, caramel.

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