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Catawba Valley Farmer Teds Farmhouse Cream Ale
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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Paying homage to the original settlers of Appalachia and brewed with natural ingredients such as wheat, corn, American hops and free range yeast. This crisp refreshing ale is the product of Catawba Valley’s vision of early American brewing.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ferris (6841) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
Draft - Light sweet grains in the nose and flavor. Pale fizzy yellow. An average interpretation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jtclockwork (10301) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Draft at brewery. Pours cloudy yellow with white head. Nose and taste of corn, creamed malt and vanilla. Medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
italarican (1516) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Taster at the brewery (RBWG). Pours a slightly cloudy gold with moderate white head. Mild aroma of perfume and sweet corn. Delicate flavor of flowers with sweet corn and vanilla. Surprisingly good! My favorite from Catawba.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcnielsen (2433) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
On tap at Catawba Valley in Asheville. Pours a yellow color with white head. Corn, grainy, husk flavors. I’m not a huge cream ale fan typically, but this is pretty good. Good use of corn.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (5349) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Sampled at Catawba. Golden with a little haze. A creamedcorn aroma along with soft malts and hops. A great lawnmower beer. Quite refreshing and light. Soft yeast, soft pale malts. Gentle and nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
adnielsen (9891) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 7, 2014
On tap @ new tasting room with jcnielsen. Pours a hazy yellow appearance with a white head. Corn in the nose. A bit of lemon and hay. Fairly sweet. Low bitterness. Actually a very nice corn flavor. Creamy. Fairly high carbonation. Kind of a fun beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (10536) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is corn, Pils and cereal malt with light earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (7613) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 7, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Pours a near clear pale yellow with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of sweet grains and grass with a touch of creaminess. Flavor has a nice creamy sweetness with a touch of caramel.

2.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Aroma is bready. Good carbonation, but no enjoyable flavors that I can identify. (from notes)

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Can. I think I've had one cream ale in my life and it was from ny and horrible. Started with an s. Anyway this wasn't too horrible. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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