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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.7/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Our altbier is crafted after the authentic, or sticke, style that originated in Germany. It is extremely malty, aggressively hoppy and cold conditioned for a clean,smooth finish. 6.3% abv Seasonal-Summer. Ingredients: Munich*, Ashburne, and Pilsner* malts, German Perle and German Herbrucker hops. *denotes organic ingredient

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Karstenborg (390) - - NOV 5, 2012
1 pint bottle. Great taste and a great beer. The beer is a dark brown. A very good brew. Very crisp and fresh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jackl (5193) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Keg @ Edmund’s Oast. Light amber with a small head. Nose of donuts, bread, some brown sugar. Pretty plain. Taste is of grape jelly and white bread. Quite sugary. Toast. Light body, soft carb.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (9327) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 5, 2014
22oz bottle. Poured an amber color with an averaged sized off white head. Malty, bread, and caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Damico (2742) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 30, 2014
Pours somewhat clear amber with a beige head. Aroma and flavor are both lighter as expected bringing cleaner malt and hop profiles with no over bitterness or sweetness, just a nice light balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (3338) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - OCT 14, 2013
22 ounce bottle into a brandy snifter. Pours a translucent copper with a whisp of a white head that dissipates down to nothing quickly. The aroma is grainy and grassy with a light cracker presence. On the bitter side of the palate with a spice kicking in close to the finish. Crisp and light body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - JUL 25, 2013
From tap. Pours a amber/orange color with decent head. Aroma was fresh with bread and grassy hops. Taste was cereal, sweet caramel and toasty malt. Clean and easy drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Appearance: Beautiful clear orange amber with short lasting white head
Aroma: Green apples, bread
Taste: Fruity and floral undertones. Finish with a bready bitterness
Palate: Light body. Flat with spicy undertones.
Overall: Very drinkable, although the bitter finish sticks with you long after the drink. Interesting, subtle fruit undertones makes this more complex than the body might make you believe.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
umich03jm (2298) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Bomber, bottled 6/28/13. Pours a clear copper color with a small foamy head that fades quickly. Aromas are toast, caramel, grass, wood, light fruit, and light toffee. Taste is decent. Lots of toast and wood with a decent amount of grassy/earthy hops. Kinda fruity in the finish. Medium body, good mouthfeel, smooth. Overall, very enjoyable beer in a style I don’t have often.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (4332) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUL 13, 2013
22 ounce bottle from Charleston Beer Exchange. Light caramel color. Taste is caramel. Bready. Slight stickiness. Boozy in the nose, but not in ABV or taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rbrazell (1702) - Florida, USA - JUL 9, 2013
Draft at COAST. Amber pour with a foamy white head. Clean aroma with toast, caramel and earthiness. Slight sweet entry, with toasted bread and caramel malts, light mineral and earth. Clean east drinking body with nice flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (7849) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2013
Tap at COAST. It pours clear light brown with no head. The nose is earth, wood, dried fruit, leaf, rye bread and barnyard. The taste is earth, toast, brown bread, leaf, wood, leather and spice with a crisp, dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Ok, but nothing special.

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