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Deep amber in color, Stone Pale Ale is robust and full flavored. A delicate hop aroma is complemented by a rich maltiness.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (5612) - Billdal, SWEDEN - FEB 20, 2009
Bottled at some Taco-place in SF Slightly hazy with a white head. Pretty malty aroma with light hoppiness. Sweet in flavour with a medium bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kmyers8807 (176) - Ohio, USA - APR 30, 2009
Bottle. actually a pretty fine pale ale. Not a big fan of the floral hops but the spices and carmal made it good.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerNeedy (125) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - MAY 15, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 29, 2009 12 oz bottle I found this offering from Stone to be pretty average in comparison to their other ales. It’s certainly better that most pale ales, but that said, it is a far cry from Ruination, Arrogant and Double Bastard. Or smoked porter. Just sayin.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
robforbes (2073) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - MAY 21, 2009
pours a clear copper with a small off-white head, and good lacing. smell is floral, caramel, some spice, and a little pine. taste is of oats, malt, grain, some caramel, a little bit of cheerios, earth, and roasted nuts, ends a little dry and a little bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
probstblueribbon (2918) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 16, 2010
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle from Party Source (Syracuse), served at cellar temperature in a tulip glass.

App.: Clear, bright amber with a decent orangey foam. Aroma: Starts off malty – slightly earthy, caramel, a little fruity, soapy; kinda woody and a little rum-like, some very light spiciness, sweet, tighter than expected. Palate: Medium body and very sparse carbonation – nearly flat, in fact. Flav.: Light caramel and toffee with earthy, woodsy notes – seems British, a bit soapy and piney; dry with a limited bitterness.

Not as American or as bitter as expected. Drinkable, but a touch disappointing.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
basspro76 (423) - New York, USA - FEB 22, 2010
Poured from the tap at Murphys bar (R.I.P.) in Cortland, NY. A complex ale with carmel notes, a little breadiness and some hops toward the end.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AmEricanbrew (5840) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - MAR 4, 2010
Clear dark amber color/ white head. Mild, but fresh floroal hop aromas. medium body. Decent honey malt sweet flavors with some pine hops..just ok.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrBeerFanatic (865) - Friona, Texas, USA - MAR 22, 2010
Cloudy amber with an orange hue, soapy head. Aromas of grain, caramel, light hops. Flavors of bitter citrus hops, caramel, light grain. Bitter, crisp, dry finish. Good rounded pale just didn’t suet my senses.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaBier (4887) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - APR 3, 2010
On tap at Winking Lizard Crosswoods. Clear red/copper pour with a medium beige head. English malt nose with earthy hops. Bitter earthy hop flavor with an English malt backbone. Not bad for an English pale.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dm9831 (1512) - Monee, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2010
dark, clear gold, medium off white head, pretty good lace. nose of mild citric hops. flavor of citrus hops, malt. medium bodied, nicely bitter finish. nice lingering bitter finish.a nice pale ale from stone.


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