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RATINGS: 1044   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Horny Devil is our interpretation of a Belgian-style Golden Ale. Brewed with authentic Belgian ingredients including candi sugar and a Trappist yeast strain, its fruity and spicy aromas include notes of orange, banana, and peppercorns. Coriander seeds add refreshing citrus notes which meld seamlessly with the beer’s delicate malt. Horny Devil finishes with a lively carbonation and a refreshingly dry finish.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
axilla (962) - New Providence, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2005
This one’s been in the cella r for about a year or so. Pours a gold color body with a fluffy white head. Spicy nose with a little yeast present. Great taste. Flavors are sweet bread, cinamon, nutmeg, pumpkin pie, coriander, figs, and raisins. A lot better than I had expected from the previous ratings.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChillCoat (1029) - Concord, California, USA - AUG 2, 2005
UPDATED: NOV 20, 2005 Bottled. Pours a golden copper color with a bubbly white head. Big aroma of yeast and coriander. Bread and spices become evident as you bring the glass to your nose. Taste has tons of candi sugar and spice, tons of fruit as well. Finishes dry.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ross (2122) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - AUG 2, 2005
pours out golden in color. smells fruity, sweet, and spicy. taste is smooth, rich and malty. i dont get a really heavy spicy flavor from this though. it is pretty sweet, making it a little hard to consume quickly. not a bad beer, but not the best alesmith ive had before. i would certainly drink another one if i had one though :)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ehhdayton (1188) - USA - JUL 30, 2005
A spicy aroma and golden amber with an off white head. A nice bitter hoppiness balanced with a malty sweetness and spice overture.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
porterdude (170) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - JUL 20, 2005
Taster @ PIB. Honey, amber colored pour. Smells of coriander and raisins. Initial corainder flavor gives way to cloves. spices, and a good sugary malt flavor.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RateandPillage (426) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 18, 2005
Pours golden with little white head. Malty sweetness and alcohol in both the aroma and flavor. The alcohol presence came across as too hot for me. Complex flavors from yeast, coriander, candy sugar, etc., seem to be somewhat hidden by the alcohol strength. I preferred it’s less ornery cousin, the Lil Devil.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NYHarvey (2153) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2005
Sweet and fruitcakey aroma. Light golden body decent head, but fades to fast for a Belgian Style ale. Sweet citrus rind and clove flavors. Somewhat yeasty flavors as well. Alcohol is very well hidden. Becomes very enjoyable as you sip on it. Good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mangino (1027) - Mississippi, USA - JUN 28, 2005
Pours a clear light golden color, no head. Aroma of sugar, bannanas and cloves. Flavor is sweet, lots of musty funk and other fruits/spice to it. Very interesting, a little too sweet for my taste. Thanks to Crosling for this one!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DavidP (1747) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 27, 2005
Props to Matt for sharing this bottle. Heavily spiced aroma - yellow cake, nutmeg, some alcohol. Coriander starts the flavor followed by cornbread, pale malt all wrapped up by subtle leafy hops. Cloudy orange-brown color. Nothin special in the mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
1FastSTi (3343) - Glendale, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 26, 2005
Thanks to Matt! Apparently this is a pretty old bottle. The aroma is huge. Spicy, coriander, Belgian yeast, lemon zest, hints of smoked gouda cheese. Somehow this all blends to a 10 in a rating. I don’t know how, but it’s good. The appearance is a hazy straw color with a thin, nearly non-existent white head. The flavor is very spicy, coriander, lots of Belgian yeast, vinous. The palate is pretty good, but nothing spectacular.


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