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Cigar City El Lector English Dark Mild
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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8509) - San Diego County, California, USA - MAY 18, 2012
Cask at CCB. Big reverse cascade creamy off white head. Clear deep amber. Rich poofy cask/nitro lace. Nose is muted. Small berries and fresh strawberry juice. Tase is quite rich and heavy nuts. Fatty and roasty. Creamy, light palate. Aerated. Not bad. Good job at an English style. Mild saltwater through the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
steelcitybrew (430) - Orlando, Florida, USA - NOV 12, 2010
Pours a translucent brown with a nice head. Aroma is earthy hops, mild nuts, and roasted malts. Taste is coffee, caramel and roasted malts. Palate has a medium mouthfeel with a bit of clamyness. Overall a solid beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5593) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 22, 2011
Tampa, Fl - on tap at the brewery tasting room. Dark copper pour, off-white head, nice lace. Pleasant, earthy, tea-like aroma. Flavor has some mild citrus, coffee, earthy with a nice underlying subtle bitterness - could sit and drink this all day - good session material. Clean mouthfeel. Solid.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leafs93 (1696) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 9, 2011
Pours dark brown with white head. Aroma was bready and smokey. Taste was a little sweet. Light mouthfeel

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (8239) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 30, 2011
Sample at the tap room. Pours a dark brownish-red color with a medium thin light beige head that recedes to an outer ring. Spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malt and caramel. Light body with a roasty character of malt and mild coffee, plus a touch of spiced hops. The finish is rye bread and lingering malt. Decent overall.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
WVHouseofBeer (837) - Kissimmee, Florida, USA - JUL 5, 2011
This was the first Mild Ale I’d ever had. Aromas of toasted bread, nuts and caramel. Pours a dark brownish-ruby color with a small khaki head. Flavors of light coffee, toast, nuts and toffee. Mouthfeel was a bit thin and finishes on a slightly sweet note. Definitely an enjoyable beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (6124) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 5, 2011
Mini CC growler thanks to David. Pours a mostly clear purple color with some brown shades, a small white head. The aroma is sweet berries and biscuit malts. A nice smooth flavor akin to a brown ale with lots of fruit, dry, toast, a bit of chocolate and nuts. Very nice. Could we get this on tap in Utah, it’s only 4%?

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3765) - Florida, USA - SEP 4, 2011
UPDATED: SEP 6, 2011 Had on draft, poured a hazy dark brown, with aromas of raosted malts, molasses, and a twinge of spicy hops. Taste was choclate, malt, and a touch of earthness. Decent mild brew for an everyday drinker.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (12291) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 3, 2011
Hazy dark brown color. Aroma of caramel drops. Tate of butterscotch with a bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (4924) - Utah, USA - NOV 20, 2011
On tap at WOB in Land O’ Lakes
Appearance: Hazy dark brown with a medium sized beige head and some lacing
Aroma: Toasted malts, sweet fruit and biscuity
Taste: Toasted malts, dark sweet fruit, coffee and nutty
A nice easy drinking beer


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