Blackhorse Vanilla Cream Ale
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 2.97/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   ABV: -
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This creamy vanilla ale is a wonderful combination of Vienna malt, American two row and natural vanilla bean. Try it out and see why itís one of our more popular brews.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rt1mx (1) - Tennessee, USA - DEC 4, 2014 does not count
It finishes a little sour. If they could fix that, itíd be perfect! That said, I crave this beer like crazy! Itís the closest replacement for Bohannonís Vanilla Cream Ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (13428) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 17, 2014
Draft at the source. Hazy golden color. Aroma of light vanilla. Taste is pure sasparilla soda. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LuckyDog (369) - - OCT 22, 2014
It tastes a little like a banana popsicle. Sweet with a little bit of malt. I like it a lot more than I expected to.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nearbeer (3847) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Pint on tap. Lightly foggy golden with a creamy disc of foam. Nose is vanilla and caramel. Taste is the same with a bit of toasted nut and dry grass on the finish. Light-medium body is to the sweet side, but not overly so. Medium carbonation is smooth. Surprisingly good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tnkw01 (1187) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Tap. Every thing about this beer screams "cream soda". Color is a dark gold. Aroma and taste is a strong vanilla.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11227) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 23, 2013
on tap-thin white-pale yellow/straw. A-vanilla cream, grain. T-vanilla cream, grain/lt malt, some spice hops @finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5215) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma is all vanilla. Flavor is flat wheaty like and a large vanilla booster. Nice twist to a blah style

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Suttree (5266) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 18, 2013
It smells really nice, which kinda skews the rating a little high for me. Lots of vanilla, plus a touch of toast. The vanilla flavor seems a bit artificial, unfortunately, and pretty much obscures any other flavors. Not horrible, but I imagine youíd have to a be a really big fan of vanilla to drink an entire pint.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
dwyerpg (4653) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 14, 2012
A pronounced vanilla aroma. Looks like a pale lager, not a cream ale. The aroma is nice. The beer is not for me. It has plenty of vanilla, but itís just not a good flavor to me, simple as that.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Bif (1563) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 25, 2011
Served a pale yellow color with a small head that fades slowly and very little lacing. Aroma is all vanilla. Taste is mostly vanilla, muting the other characteristics. Reminds me mostly of a Cream Ale. Fairly light body, smooth. fairly easy drinker,but for me one and done. I know better than to have fruit or flavored beers but every once in a while...I stay from the path.

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