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Captain Lawrence Ginger Man Ale
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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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A Belgian style amber with ginger added. It is a malty and fruity beer with hints of ginger in the nose and in the flavor. Low in bitterness, dominated by the malt and flavors of the yeast. Brewed exclusively for the Ginger Man restaurant group in NYC and Connecticut.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jredmond (5624) - Manhattan, New York, USA - DEC 19, 2011
Backlog 12/2011. Draft at On Tap w Andrew, Streets and Brendan. Pours a hazy golden body. Aroma is light spice, some sweet malts. Mouthfeel is medium, nicely carbonated with notes of sweet malts, spice, ginger, and a touch of wheat.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hivemind (712) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 6, 2011
Tap @ On Tap w Andy, Streets and James. Dark pour for the style, which was cool. Aroma is nothing out of the ordinary but not bad. Palate is banana and wheat - straight-forward. Ok beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2300) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 10, 2011
stinging pepper like character of ginger along with much of it’s taste. probably good for the pipes while going down. some berry fruit and chalky yeast it is sweetened for balance with some pine and ivy like hop and hay like malt discernable near the finish. good for winter and holidays.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zdk (1816) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 18, 2011
Tap at ginger man w/yespr - smells like chinese food, hint of skunk, crackery grains. Caramel malts. A bit throat tingling. Tasty, but ginger is clearly overdone.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (32001) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 7, 2011
From tap at Gingerman. Pours cloudy orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild fruity and slight sweet. Fruity, ginger and dry flavoured. Bitter, ginger and dry herbal finish. Ends bitter and dry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rugbydude05 (478) - Bridgewater, NJ, New Jersey, USA - JUN 5, 2011
Pint on tap at Ginger Man in NYC. This is really a novelty/change of pace drink. Don’t expect it to really stand out in quality among other beers. especially given the selection of top notch brews at Ginger Man. Nevertheless, this is a good beer. Light amber appearance, not too much head. Aroma is very malty with no floral hop character noted. Ginger also prominent, as expected. Taste is identical to the aroma- kind of a bland maltiness with subtle but stong ginger taste. Palate is crisp and dry. Low alcohol content noticeable. Nice to drink when you are at the Ginger Man, good change of pace.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6973) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 30, 2011
On tap at Ginger Man NYC. Poured a clear amber with an orange hue an a white head that dissipated completely. Aroma was full of ginger with a bit of sweet grain and bread backing. Flavor started with sweet grain but was quickly taken over by a strong ginger note that was backed by a bit of a bread note.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
vtafro (3795) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - APR 5, 2011
Draft @ ginger man NYC. Amber pour with some white head. Spices, earthy, and some fruit aromatics. FLavor is of earthy spices, light ginger, and light citrus flavors.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2131) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 4, 2011
Tqp @ the gate. Smells of lemon, honey. Ytastes of citrus, honey, lewmon, orange and suyrup. No after taste. Not much complexity. Good session beer. B lah otherwise.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (6201) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 11, 2011
tap, ginger man NYC. graet looking amber pour. candied orange & ginger. ginger dominates flavor. decent


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