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Cigar City Strawberry Shortcake

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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.46/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (5039) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 25, 2015
Bottle thanks to Will. Pours a clear gold ruby hue with small pinkinsh head that lasts. The aroma is strong strawberry seed and cream. Medium mouth with strong strawberry, sugary malt, light tartness, very good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
vtafro (4414) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - APR 17, 2015
Bottle. Golden pour with white head. Strawberry and sweet aromas. Sweet vanilla, and strawberry Flavors, fruity and sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9955) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 6, 2015
Draft... Pours clear and golden with no lasting head. The aroma is restrained and tough to pull anything from, but Iím finally able to detect some strawberry and pale grains. Medium-bodied with a lightly creamy mouthfeel and prickly carbonation. The flavor is certainly well-balanced - pale grains and strawberries are the highlights here as well. Crisp, thin, refreshing finish.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (10270) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Pours gold white head. Nose/taste of strawberry, cream, cereal, freeze dried strawberry. Medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (2751) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Draft at Cigar City Brewing before the RBWG 2015 welcome event. Clear light golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of strawberries, whipped cream. Tastes of strawberries and cream. Medium-light body with a dry finish. Simple but lives up to what they were going for.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aurelius (4572) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Fresh, fruity strawberry aroma. Pale, tinged gold. Clear. Meh - strawberry Nehi, mineral, twangy. Clingy aftertaste. Medium body. On tap, Baby Proof.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (6512) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 27, 2015
22ounce bottle that had a good throttling .. . the smell is straight the name .. solid mouth and very fruity .. i really liked it, but a bit of a novelty .. . . star trek and star wars are the same

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
S_Side_Smitty (552) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Pours clear and light yellow-gold with a medium white head. Aroma is strawberries and mellow grains. Itís easy to imagine strawberry shortcake from the aroma. Taste is really interesting with a quick flash of strawberries going almost immediately to the grainy malts which play an interesting little transformation game on the palate. It kinda finishes with the strawberries again - especially in the aftertaste. Iím surprised that the score for this one isnít higher. This is pretty complex for a lagered beer.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
kraddel (4411) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 25, 2015
Pours clear blonde, no head . Smell is pure strawberry . Taste is strawberry candy , with a malty , almost popcorn / cornflakes kinda back . dough , yes , indeed cake , might also be a way to describe this . Actually , it tastes a lot like strawberry pie ... Including cream and crust ... This is weird . Its good , but is it beer ? I love it though .

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (5960) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Tallahassee, Fl. - Beer Stop - 22 oz bomber. Sparkling medium golden pour, quickly fading bubbly white head Aroma is full of strawberry goodness. Flavor, though pleasant and full of strawberry goodness is kind of one-note. Expected some bready shortcake notes to coincide with the very natural tasting strawberries. Nice, clean even mouthfeel. Good dessert beer,


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