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RATINGS: 227   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Dos Costas Oeste is the result of a collaborative brewing effort between Cigar City Brewing of Florida’s Gulf (West) Coast and The Bruery of Placentia, CA. Like the breweries involved with its creation this ale cheerfully meanders off the beaten path. Join us in celebrating this West Coast to West Coast collaboration. Aged on Spanish Cedar Spirals


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2012
orange color, aroma of spice, wood, yeast, grain, same flavors with some coriander, grain, honey, good but the ceder is a little over kill on the spice


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (3555) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2015
75cl bottle from the Bottle Shop Bermondsey, London. It pours a golden color with a large white head that sticks around. Aroma is very much spicy herbal weird spiced, with notes of sweet orange peel, orange blossom, clove and ginger. Taste is sweet and spices up big time, with more herbal notes, cedar wood, coriander and orange peel. Finishes lightly dry. Overall, interesting but too intensely spiced

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (2486) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - JAN 28, 2015
Aroma: Cedar, Mild Yeast Appearance: Hazy Orangish/Amber Hue, Passes Some Light, Off White Head Ring, Some Lacing Taste: Cedar, Mild Yeast, Mild Corriander Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet, Mildly Drying

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (5876) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle. Light spicy fruit on the nose, tastes sweet, lemon, orange, light spice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6728) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 25, 2014
"You get a hint of the spices and fruitiness in the aroma and flavor, but all of that takes a back seat to the cedar, which is pleasant, but also too dominant for anything else to really shine, and therefore taking away from the beer as a whole. Pretty good, but pretty simple. Don’t see the need to collaborate on this as this is what CC’s Humidor beers taste like."

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
kathouse (1218) - Nevada, USA - SEP 4, 2014
Lots of cedar character dries this beer while overwhelming the palate. Mild wildness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daje (2633) - NORWAY - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle at Mikkeller Bar Viktoriagade, july 24th 2014. Hazy golden body with a big lively white head. Aroma of cedar, grapefruit, funk, taste is funky with heavy cedar and notes of grapefruit, red apples, orange zest and wood. Delicious! Dry fruity finish, lasting fruit aftertaste. A nice one!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Enjoyit (3573) - Vadum, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2014
Unclear golden of color with a white head. An aroma of vanilla, lemon, weak sour and danish "kærnemælkskoldskål". A flavor of lemon, spice, perfume and a lemon-dry mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ICEatALAMO (1095) - Troy, Michigan, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle. The aroma is all cedar, I feel like I am in a cabin up north in the woods. The pour is standard orange. The cedar continues in the taste big time. Interesting for sure. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
peteinSD (1430) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 28, 2014
Bottle. Slightly murky caramel colored pour with no head. Nice aroma of spanish cedar with spices. Taste is cedar up front before a fairly generic and sweet malt backbone with some spices. Coating mouthfeel. The cedar is nice; otherwise did not care for the beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3693) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Deep golden color with a nice white head. Spicy coriander nose with some citrus notes. Grapefruit, bitter orange, coriander, and honey sweetness. I don’t get cedar...


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