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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.72/5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Pyramid Draught Pale Ale - Nitrogenated version of our Gold Medal Winning MacTarnahan’s Amber Ale. Alehouse-only.

As the draft version of Pyramid Pale Ale , our DPA is served in the Irish style with a blend of nitrogen and carbon dioxide - giving it a uniquely smooth flavor reminiscent of Britain’s famous hand-pulled cask ales.

2-Row Pale Barley, Caramel


OG: 13

spjensen's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
spjensen (97) - Davis, California, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Dont know why this is listed as retired. Available at Pyramids Alehouse in Berkeley. Very smooth and malty.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (14178) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 8, 2015
Tap at the Berkeley venue. Pours amber with an off-white head. Mild citrus aroma. Med body or nearly. Flavor is mild roasty malt, fruit, citrus. There’s hop, but not all that much. Finishes barely sufficiently bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (8465) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 16, 2014
On tap at the Portland Brewing taphouse. On nitro. Pours a clear copper color with a large nitro head. A floral and grainy nose. The flavor is super sweet, buttery, a bit of toasted malts, oranges, sweet butterscotch. Not very good. Drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (7073) - Utah, USA - JAN 8, 2014
On tap at Pyramid AleHouse in Walnut Creek. Not retired!
Clear golden with a medium sized white head and good lacing. Aroma is fruity, caramel and bready. Flavors are fruity and yeasty
Nice and mellow, easy drinking.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - JAN 31, 2013
On tap at Pyramid Alehouse, Seattle. Dark orange color. Boring and uninspiring Pale Ale taste. Nothing special...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jgb9348 (5729) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - APR 11, 2011
Hazy amber and copper coloured body with a thick nitrogenated white head that tops the beer nicely. Aroma of fresh hops, albeit not many of them with a good mild sweetness. Light to Medium-bodied; Pungent hop flavours show at first and diminish almost immediately with a little malt, some light caramel and nuttiness with a very subdued fruit note toward the end. Overall, an okay APA with a nitrogenated head which leaves little for complexity and honest flavours and more for the texture. I sampled this pint on draught at the Walnut Creek, California brewpub on 18-March-2011.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AmEricanbrew (6737) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - NOV 6, 2010
Clear amber color/ off white head. Spicy caramel, mild floral aromas. smooth mouthfeel. Mild sweet caramel flavors with some floral hoppage, mildly bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (7027) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - SEP 7, 2010
Sample at the brewpub in Berkeley on 8/8/10. Clear gold pour with a thick nitro off-white head. Dank English malt nose with some floral hops. Floral hop flavor with a good smooth malt balance all the way to the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bb (8637) - Alamo, California, USA - MAR 13, 2010
Draft. Nitro. Amber beer with a dark cream colored nitro head. Light grapefruit aroma. Grapefruit and sweet caramel malt flavor. Medium bodied. Light grapefruit lingers with sweet caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
philbertk (1873) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 4, 2010
Pyramid Ales--DPA--Draught Pale Ale. 5.50% ABV. Sampled at CJ Borgs in Seatac Airport. Rich and malty with good hop notes and creamy texture. (4.0 / 5.0) Sampled 7/30/2000.

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