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RATINGS: 330   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Looking for a fresh take on Oktoberfest beer? Breckenridge Brewery's fall seasonal combines the malty goodness of a German lager with the clean crispness of an American ale. Brewed with Munich malts and a delicate blend of Bavarian hops, our Autumn Ale is a full-bodied treat with a nutty-sweet middle, a warming alcohol level and notes of toasted grains. A pre-winter winner.

Beer Style: Old Ale
Flavor: Full body caramel malt flavor with medium hop character
Yeast: Top Fermenting Ale Yeast
Malts: Two Row Pale, Munich, Roasted Barley, Chocolate
Hops: Perle, Hallertau
Color: Deep Mahogany
Bitterness Units: 21
Availability: Sep-Oct



3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29081) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2008
Draft at the brewpub. A deep red beer with a lazing light tan head. The aroma is sweet and very spicy combined with medium notes of nuts and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of fruit and vanilla, leading to a dry bitter and nutty finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16289) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 10, 2013
Draft @ Breckenridge Brewery at the Ballpark, Denver, CO. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty weak spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2009
(12oz, courtesy of Mar) Pours a mahogany body with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel, earth, nuts, and cocoa. Flavor of hops (herbal, earth), caramel malt, and raisins.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (11329) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 25, 2007
(12oz bottle, bottled 2nd week of September) Medium beige head atop dark cola body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, raisin, some nut, chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, raisin/prune, caramel, light chocolate, nut, earthy. Light-medium body, low carbonation, somewhat watery, light acidity.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11071) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 22, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2011 Autumn Ale-on tap-pours a tan creamy head, color is clear black. Taste is grain and mild licorice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
Date: 10/10/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

clear very dark red, wispy beige head, streaks of lace, sweet dark caramel aroma with a nice fruity character balanced by light earthy hops, rich sweet fruity flavor, nice dark caramel character, light bitterness,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (10702) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 11, 2010
Bottle from Supermarket Liquors in Fort Collins, CO. Pours really dark brown with a tan head. Warm brown ale aroma. Med body with foamy carbonation. This is pleasantly malty, with a touch lite of chocolate, and it has a very little bitter. I prefer bitter beer, but this one is the exception. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (10608) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Breckenridge @ The Ballpark. Brownish/dark amber pour with a white head. Nose is chocolate, sweet caramel, and a touch of dark fruit. Fairly sweet, kind of one note. Flavor is sweet caramel, chocolate, and dark fruit. Some toast, mild coffee, and roast. Mild earthy hop notes.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (10412) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 25, 2007
Bottle from Party Source. Pours clear dark brown with a moderate frothy light brown head that is mostly lasting with good lacing. Medium toasted tart sweet malty aroma. Medium body. Medium roasted bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 11, 2013
Draft. Very dark maroon brown color, beige head. Aroma is roasty cocoa powder. Taste is similar. Much darker and roastier nthan most old ales.


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