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RATINGS: 1709   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Deep amber in color, Stone Pale Ale is robust and full flavored. A delicate hop aroma is complemented by a rich maltiness.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ambrose (141) - East Aurora, New York, USA - JUN 19, 2007
Great beer. Tastes good, looks good, smells good. We had nothing in common. maybe thats why I like it so much. But anyway, I was glad I had this. It was deeply intricate. You will fully enjoy this without any quims or quams. Unless ofcourse you want too have quims or quams then by all means.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Indulgence (141) - Ajo, Arizona, USA - SEP 20, 2008
I’m rather impressed with this one and can see why there is high marks, it is definately one of the best pale ales in the world. Incredible amber body with a brooding head, good lacing the way down... excellent malted body and balanced arangement of hops, body is quite creamy for such a low alchohol beer, overall, very nice beer and it is definately tops in the pale ale deparment.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sammy3D (141) - Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA - FEB 21, 2011
From the bottle to the shaker glass I get a great pour with a white to off-white head. The head is steady with lacing down the glass. A very sexy beer with a dark copper to amber color. Nice tones of piney biscuit with sourdough pretzel and light touches of mustard on the nose. The hops are upfront but mild with the finish superbly balanced by the malts. The finish is crisp and never overly sweet or too hoppy. Pleasant medium to light mouthfeel. This beer achieves a balance that is rare and delicious.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
anaheim1983 (140) - Anaheim, California, USA - JAN 6, 2006
Clear medium amber color-- nice, white cream head that has nicelacing. Nose is freshly hoppy, a little bit sweet and citrusy. Clean,mouthfeel, quite smooth. Love the palate

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Quiver (140) - Augusta, Georgia, USA - JUL 16, 2006
On tap at the brewery. A nice tasting easy drinking brew. The IPA’s and imperials rock, but you wouldn’t want to slam pitchers of them. This is a nice brew that is complex enough to impress beer geeks, but simple enough not to scare way all the "Amstel Light" Kids....

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IPAGargoyleGuy (140) - Troy, NY, New York, USA - APR 4, 2008
My hopes were high for this one, but it was not the best pale ale I’ve had. I’d like to see more crisp hoppiness. Don’t get me wrong, its a tasty beer, but I guess I just hold Stone to a higher standard.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thebsmitty (138) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Bottle. Amber color with thin head and little lacing. Smell is sweet caramel maltyness with slight pine hop presents. Taste is grapefruit, resinous, strong caramel malt pine, and a little spice on the end. Medium carbonation, mouthfeel feels spritzy. Good pale ale.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrStitch (138) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Bottle. Pours a rich orange color with big fluffy white head that leaves good lacing around the glass. Aroma is caramel and lemons. Flavor is sweet and filled with malt which is then nicely cut by by the tangyness of the hops as it hits the back of the mouth. A good solid offering from a brewery that is really doing things right at the moment.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jonnabrix (137) - Newberrytown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 10, 2006
Different and better than I expected for an APA. The commercial deScription is right on: the great floral aroma of the west coast hops dominate the aroma, while a perfect balance of maltiness rounds out he flavor. Tasty and refreshing.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oldno7 (137) - Spokane, Washington, USA - MAR 6, 2006
Pours a dark hazy orange with a beige head. Has aromas of hops, fruit, pine, and floral. The flavors were Hops, malt, citrus and fruit. An excellent APA.


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