5 Seasons North The Flip
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RATINGS: 2   MEAN: 4.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
An early American drink. We took a cellared barleywine and mixed in a touch of molasses, a dram of rum, and a quail egg. The we took a red hot poker from the fireplace and crammed it in the drink where it bubbled, hissed and smoked.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAR 8, 2009
UPDATED: MAR 7, 2010
Name: Flip
Date: January 18, 2009
Mode: Bottle Conditioned
Source: Brewpub
Appearance: opaque burnt orange, fine beige head
Aroma: huge sweet caramel aroma, light earthyness, sweet vanilla
Body: creamy body, soft and velvety
Flavor: rich caramel flavor, lots of sweetness brings out the caramel, nice fruityness, light spicyness, warm and warming
Overall: not much from the extras other than additional sweetness

Name: Flip
Date: March 03, 2010
Words: westside
Aroma: initial touch of egg custard in the aroma
Flavor: flavor is sweet and fruity, warming and spicy, just enough bitterness to add some balance to the sweet malts and sweet rum

Aroma: 8/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 8/10; Palate: 9/10; Overall: 17/20
Rating: 4.2/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: ***+ /4

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 3, 2010
Pours a hazy rich light brown color with a tan head. Aroma is caramel, brown sugar, molasses, rum, some cooked egg, apple, vanilla, and alcohol. Flavor is caramel, apple, molasses, toast, vanilla, some spice, and a nice warming alcohol finish.

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