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Big Wood Jack Pine Savage

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Chances are good you know someone just like Jack Savage. He’s the kind of guy that always has a plow on his truck with a cooler in the back. If you want to hear a good fish story, or need somebody to run the barbecue, you bet he’s your man. Brewed with all American hops, Jack Savage is a good time—gone great.

HOPS:
Cascade / Columbus / Cluster / Chinook


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ericular (832) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 31, 2015
Sampled at Northgate Andover beer tasting. This brewery can be hit-or-miss between batches, as evidenced by their wide swing in ratings... but this one was good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SudsMcDuff (6940) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2015
CaN, 16 ounces, thanks chimney tim .. . gold amber .. mild foam .. pine, green, and the C hop collection, but mild .. mouth was light, as was the finish .. standard pale . . .. By the fourth or fifth it became apparent what their issue was: there was a giant stem of broccoli in each of their baskets.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (6254) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Can thanks to Paul. Pours a clear gold with medium frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is earth and grain. Medium mouth, earth, grain, honey, very sweet, decent.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nuffield (3892) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - MAY 22, 2015
Beers in cans are convenient for summer picnics. Unfortunately this isn’t the best such beer. Big hoppy front with obvious West Coast hopping. But then I realized that some off flavors come out that challenge the drinker, rather more grassy and English. Malt balance perhaps? Still, it isn’t to my liking, though I was impressed by the freshness of the hops. Can.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
arminjewell (8673) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Pour out of 16 oz can, hazy orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of slight orange, yeast, touch of grain into a bit of earth, slight booze, touch of veggie. Taste is a mix of grass, grain, biscuit, touch of orange into a bit of yeast, slight grainy notes into some booze, dms, finishing slightly bitter. Not good.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
backdaft (276) - Menasha Red Light District, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 9, 2015
Can. Explodes with a sediment filled copper color. Off white head and some decent lacing follow. I’ ll agree with the last reviewer and say that nothing here is right. Sour, earthy, caramel. Well past its prime? Or just plain nasty? IDK

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
drowland (7059) - Georgia, USA - JAN 28, 2015
1/28/15. 16oz can from Happy’s in Cedar Falls. Hazy orange pour with a big khaki head, good lacing. Looks fine... that seems to be where the positives end. Sour milk aroma, citrus, earthy, floral, caramel. Weird flavor of mixed up grossness... sour milk, green apple, caramel, floral, seltzer water, blech. After these 4 cans I will try to remember to pass on this brewery here on out.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (8347) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 5, 2014
On tap at Yardhouse SLP. Pours a clear gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a combination of light fruits, sweet grains and grass with a hint of resin underlying. Flavor has a bit of biscuit and bread upfront with light fruit and grass underlying.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5487) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Hazed gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma is large malt with a nice citrus hop presence. Sweet malt with a good citrus/resiny hop bitter. pretty nice beer

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5591) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Cloudy orange, ring of foam. Smells like caramel, grass, and a hint of grape. Aroma is kind of winey, caramel, and grassy hops. I got a little apple and pear, as well.


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