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RATINGS: 154   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Earning 91 points in 1997, our Thunder Hole Ale won first place and its second Gold Medal at the World Beer Championships in Chicago. Locally brewed Thunder Hole Ale scored higher than Pete's Wicked, Newcastle Brown, Sam Adams, as well as many other Brown Ales from Maine and around the world. Thunder Hole Ale came in first again in 2000 with a score of 92 points! This delicious full-bodied brown ale is described by judges as malty, balanced, smooth and complex. Thunder Hole Ale goes with everything!


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (40160) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2016
12 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden deep orange with a huge off white head. Aroma is mild fruity and toasted malty. fruity, toasted and crisp hoppy. Bitter and toasted malty finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (34234) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 15, 2015
Bottled. A brown beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of malt and bread. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and bread, leading to a bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2016
Bottle. Pours a clear pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak yeasty caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oakes (15490) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 17, 2002
One of the most unfortunate names I’ve ever come across in the world of beer. Cloudy red-tinged brown; light toast & Mexican drinking chocolate; sweetish chocolatey finish. Not bad, but too simple.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jtclockwork (14717) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown white head. Nose/taste of grape, oxidized fruit, dark fruit and cardboard caramel - medium body. Maybe the bottle was too old?

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (13340) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 17, 2012
Bottle shared by DrSilverworm. Poured a clear dark brown color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate toasted malt and nuts aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium toasted sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. This is a complex soft brew.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (13069) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 16, 2007
(22oz bottle) Hazy copper/brown body with large fluffy beige head. Aroma is medium sweet, nut, some metallic. Taste is medium sweet, caramel, some chocolate, nut/salt, light roast, sourness, faint earthy. Light-medium body, light acidity.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (12780) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 7, 2008
A nice clear brown ale with a thick light moka head. A sweet caramel and cinnamon aroma. In mouth, a sweet malt, light nutty notes, a bit of caramel. Medium bodied. Bottle from Inertiaboy. shared Aug. 2008, while harvesting his hops.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (11605) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 14, 2015
Bomber from Whole Foods, Portland, ME, 4/19/15. Clear dark brown, large creamy tan head, good retention. Aroma of nuts, caramel, tart fruits. The taste is caramel, nuts. Thin bodied, low carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (11318) - Albertslund, DENMARK - APR 10, 2016
Bottled. Brown colour with an off-white to beige head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, caramel, fruit, bread and crispy.


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