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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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You don’t have to be a Plumber to find the humor in cracking one open. Plumbers Crack Ale is brewed using Liberty, Mt. Hood and Perle hops to give it a pleasant "green hop" aroma, a touch of Minty bitterness finishes the beer just right. Brewed to be a session beer you can enjoy anytime all the time.


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2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
steelhead3686 (229) - Athens, Ohio, USA - JUL 1, 2012
Tasted this at the 2012 Brew Week in Athens, Ohio. Pours a clear copper with a small white head. Hops aroma with a hint of hay or wheat. Medium bitter with a hint of sweet. Light body with a nice clean but slightly bitter finish. Tasty for an amber ale but nothing special.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
semiotic (14) - Walton Hills, Ohio, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Unassuming 4.5% beer with excellent flavor and superior overall aesthetics. I am not one to wax poetic about the smell of freshly mown grass or whatever. If you appreciate flavor with relatively low ABV, this one rules.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dogbrick (7669) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Sample at Smiling Skull as part of Ohio Brew Week. Pours a clear copper-amber color with a medium thick foamy white head that dissipates slowly. Small patches of lace. Aroma of malt, caramel and slight hops. Light-bodied with flavors of grainy malt, caramel and mild hops. The finish is sweet with a short malty average. About what you would expect for a gimmicky beer like this.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tmoney99 (10468) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 17, 2012
Draft. Poureed clear dark amber color with an average fizzy white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate toasted malt and hop aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Flavor was moderate bittersweet flavor with an average bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Good brew.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
weihenweizen (1633) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - AUG 25, 2011
Refrigerated bottle poured into a shaker. Pours dark amber with small off-white head. Medium body medium carbonation, and slightly slick texture. Taste is slightly toasted caramel malt and finishes slightly minty hops.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nephilium (1326) - Ohio, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Light grain aroma. Pours a reddish-amber, with a thin white head. A bit more bitterness then I usually expect in a Kolsch, without the usual crispness. This comes across more of an amber ale. A drinkable beer, nothing out of the ordinary.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
shigadeyo (2980) - Harrison, Ohio, USA - JUL 11, 2009

July 17-19, 2008: Plumber’s Crack has an earthy, biscuit-like aroma with green, leafy hops, and a toasted toffee maltiness in the flavor. It is also slightly nutty (pecan maybe). This medium-bodied beer is smooth, copper-colored, clear, and has a creamy off-white head. Not bad...

Draught sample at Skipper’s Bar & Grille in Athens, Ohio during Ohio Brew Week 2008. Rating #2 for this beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OhioDad (2493) - Hilliard, Ohio, USA - JUL 22, 2007
On tap at Skippers during Ohio Brew Week - Pours golden with a short white head. Aromas of bready malts and slight german hops. Flavor is bready as well with slight german hops. Smooth with a crisp and clean mouthfeel and a lingering sweet finish.


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