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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Traditional Ale brewed with roasted pecans, vanilla beans, and Texas honey.


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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
brewballs (207) - USA - APR 13, 2014
5 Stones is yet to put out a brew I totally love. This pecan ale is no exception. Dark molasses hue. Thin head. Espresso flavor. I detected little to no pecan. A bit bitter, performs more like a simple porter. The taste seems all too familiar. It is alright. I do like the inspiration behind the beer. It needs more sweetness and a dedication to a roasted sensibility.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfinney23 (1840) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Sounds like a dessert but isnt as sweet as I would have guessed, a little like baklava. Also darker that I would have guessed, with some chocolatey malt.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (13511) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Draft. Hazy brown color, bright tan head. Aroma of nutty vanilla and nutella, very nice. Taste is cocoa and hazelnuts, a winner.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rougeau13 (2038) - Richmond, Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Clear, really dark brown with an off-white head. Aroma of cocoa, pecans, vanilla, and toast. Rather plain toasty brown ale-almost cola like-taste that lacks a little in varied character. Medium bodied. Decent, but its kind of like drinking semi-flat, not very sweet, cola.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirdeye11 (5635) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 16, 2014
(750ml bottle) clear medium brown, wispy offwhite bubbles. Nose of pecan, cream, brown/cane sugar, herbal, big vanilla, biscotti cookies. Taste of caramel, vanilla, pudding, cream, smooth body, soft, natural carbonation. Very root beer and cola-like.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerenberger (1538) - Fischer, Texas, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Aroma of honey, and toasted malts, with a hnt of nuts and a suggestion dark fruit. A ruby tinted maghogny pour with an off-white ring and no lacing. Rich roasted malts, nuts, vanilla, and honey. Medium body and a slightly fizzy carbonatin. Overall, very well crafted with many compatable flavors in the mix. Nicely done z5 Stones.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (5009) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 23, 2014
Bottle - Dark malts, honey and pecan. Jet brown with a thin head. Honey and dark malts with the nuts peeking through. Not cloying sweet and a nice finish. Really good, likely the best honey inspired beer i have had.


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