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RATINGS: 566   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
Nutcracker Ale is Boulevard’s special offering for the holiday season. This hearty, warming brew is a classic winter ale, deep amber in color, with hints of molasses balanced by the "spiciness" of freshly harvested "wet" Chinook hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Brandon1989 (465) - Euless, Texas, USA - DEC 5, 2014
Pours a slightly hazy dark amber with an off white head that leaves plenty of lacing down the glass. The aroma is somewhat citrusy, orange peel, spices, and slight hops. The taste is citrusy pine hops up front that does linger. There is also some caramel/brown sugar notes towards the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DenverLogan (989) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Poured from a 12 oz into a Lost Abbey chalice. Pours brown with modest head and lace. Aroma of malts, caramel, cocoa, Brazil nuts. Medium carbonation and mouthfeel. Flavors of caramel malts, cocoa, minty herbs, candy sugar, molasses, hay hops. Overall medium body with significant complexity and sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SKCwillie (44) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Nice amber pour with white head. Slightly hoppy aroma but the taste less so. Hints or Carmel and of course nuts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crossovert (10313) - Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2014
Draft. Has flavors of molases and nougat, very smooth beer, fresh hops are grassy and herbal. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CopterScott (221) - Kansas, USA - NOV 26, 2014
pours a hazy brown color with a thin off-white head. aroma is pine, spices, and some malt. Flavor is toasted bread, spices, pine, and caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thechasm442 (509) - Manhattan, Illinois, USA - NOV 22, 2014
2014 bottle served in a tulip. It pours a hazy copper brown with a fingers worth of off white head and decent lacing. Aroma is spicy up front. Dank pine aromas, some citrus, and some bread/biscuit smells. Taste is pine right up front. It than quickly transitions to a citrus/tropical fruit kind of beer with toffee and bread flavors rounding it out. Overall it is a bit booze forward and pretty sticky in your mouth. Not bad, I like it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
razzanof (72) - Leavenworth, Kansas, USA - NOV 21, 2014
From a bottle. Aroma of roasted malts and earthy tones. Full body and medium-weight palate; flavors were roasted and bready with a strong alcohol backbone. Decent winter ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
UncleKorm (1163) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 17, 2014
On tap poured a reddish brown with a thick creamy lasting beige head. Moderate sweet malty spiced aromas. Initial flavor is moderate sweet w/ a moderate bitter finish. Tastes are malt, spices, and caramel. Medium bodied. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
outlawskies (481) - Ohio, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Julie thinks if it weren't for the hoppy front the malty after taste isn't so bad Julie gives 2.5 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gschrade (922) - Collinsville, USA - MAY 26, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours dark amber with off white head. Taste Carmel, bready, a bit of spice. I thought this was ok. I could drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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