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Not to be boastful, but we honestly believe that all other ales pale in comparison to this one. Brewed with pilsner malt, Philadelphia Pale Ale is crisp and hoppy, bursting with citrus flavors and aromas. Philadelphia Pale Ale was named one of the best Pale Ales in the country by the New York Times.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gmb5127 (229) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 21, 2013
Meh not a very good pale ale, itís better than light beer, but would not advise it by choice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dpjuart (1034) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Pours yellow with white head from the bottle I got at GE. Bread and biscuit with pine and lemon hop aroma. Moderate/Mild bitter with bread and lemon. Some mild pine notes. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dwcash159 (8) - Bedford, Texas, USA - AUG 22, 2013 does not count
This one has almost no aroma. Very little head. The beer has a nice mostly clear golden color. Slight and light head. The beer has a pretty bitter taste that goes with the pale ales. It does leave a bit of an after taste that might not be pleasant to some. Me being a hophead, I donít mind it. Over all, if youíre in Philly, try it. Not the best so far that I have experienced, but worth a try.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
emacgee (3874) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Pours a soft and clean straw yellow with one to two fingers of white head, laces well. Nose is grassy with some soft sweet malt notes. A touch grainy. Grassy/grainy flavor with a prominent citrus rind bitterness. Light bodied and dry on the finish. 6/3/6/3/17

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lenusik (119) - Illinois, USA - JUN 24, 2013
The New York Times called this one of the best new pale ales in the country. Whatever! This pours a very pale gold with a thin white head. Aroma is floral hops, grainy malt, and some yeasty tones. The flavour is weak, almost watery. Iíve tried this on both draught and bottle with the same result.

2.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Eklectik (4) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 26, 2013 does not count
Not real impressed. Bitter after taste. Brrjrjrrjrjrjrririrfhrbrfrrbrjrfbfbfbffjfnfh

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sperine (283) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2013
On tap at Side Door Pub in Chalfont, PA. Far more tolerable than the Brawler, but the flavor just doesn't hold long enough to make this a good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
closey22 (648) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Golden clear with thick foamy head; slightly spicy aroma Flava is spicy citrusy; feels slightly flat with some bite on the tongue; finishes light but rich grain and hops

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - MAY 23, 2013
On tap at Philly Airport Marriott. Well, it could be worse. Bright golden pour, well carbonated. Mild fruits, muted hops, and some grain in the nose. Initially bright carbonation but tapers off quickly, urging you to chug. Dry and clean taste, with a lemony thing, some anonymous hops, but a disconcertingly bland impression overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryanscourt (555) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 15, 2013
Ok pale ale. Sweet fresh hops,not incredibly complex but pretty simple and enjoyable. Sweet citrus flavor lingers, not much bitterness. Not exciting but average without any big errors.


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