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RATINGS: 282   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
The classic English style of Chamberlain Pale Ale is enhanced by its golden copper hue and creamy white head. It is dry and crisp with an aromatic hoppy finish.

Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain: Civil war hero. Medal of honor winner. Maine governor. President of Bowdoin College. The Chamberlain Pale Ale was created by the Shipyard Brewing Company to commemorate the extraodinary life of "the man from Maine."

First Brewed: April 1995
Malt Style: 2-Row British Pale Ale, Crystal, Chocolate, Wheat
Yeast: Top-Fermenting English
Hops: Fuggles, Cascade, Glacier
Color: Copper
OG: 1.055

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bkurtz (1061) - MOROCCO - JAN 17, 2014
Pours a clear light amber with a smallish head. Aromas of caramel and toffee. Tastes like an English Ale, but has is a little astringent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4111) - Xalapa, MEXICO - OCT 5, 2013
Not bad and not so bitter either. Was quite pale but still very crafty. Had it atthe winterpark brewpub.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
devman171 (1221) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Pours amber with nice head. Aroma is fruit and citrus. Taste is smooth malt and light bitter, decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kassner (1552) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 14, 2013
This is a nice pale ale though very malty and buttery. not that hoppy but pleasant. Golden color and modest head.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
strongpieman (1648) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Bottle. Clear amber color, thin head. Light malt with some hops in aroma. Taste is way off, almost sour and unpleasant. Not to repeat

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fritz123 (1535) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUN 14, 2013
Bottle from Total Wine in Boca Raton, FL. American pint glass. Pours a hazy dark orange with a medium white head. Head gone in a few seconds. Very mild lacing. Aroma of bread, some floral notes, and leather. Taste is caramel, some floral, slight fruit. Dry finish with little bitter aftertaste. Not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ajnepple (5222) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 16, 2013
12 oz bottle from Wilburís. Amber and hazy with an off-white head. Mild aroma of toasted grains and light caramel. Bland flavor, unfortunate and lingering bitter graininess. Light, crisp, dry and clean, not for meh

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kaser (5686) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Had this on draft at St. Johnís - the tap room. Orange clear pour. Frothy head. Orange and peach tastes on the blackend. Not my favorite but a decent pale ale

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
solidfunk (7702) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - FEB 25, 2013
Pours orange. Aroma has some hops and malt. Average carbonation. Aftertaste has some bitterness, too much cloying sourness. On tap at St Johns tap room in Virgin Islands.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radarsock (1146) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 10, 2013
Itís pour can be remarked as having a certain a copper orange-dusty glow to it with which sustained an off-white head. Aromas of LME, hops, and mint. Not much else. Bread yeast, but it;s quite brief. Tastes of tin, caramel, mint, and vegetal hops. Fine, by my standpoint.

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