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RATINGS: 964   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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A dark, malty celebration ale with layered flavors and beautifully balanced hopping. Jubelale pours deep garnet in color, medium bodied, with notes of chicory, earth, spice and fruit. To beer lovers, itís like Yule fire and family.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bacterial (1552) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - JAN 30, 2013
On draft at Ojai Beverage Company. Dark amber pour with just a thin white head. Hop forward almost a Barleywine feel, but not much sweetness to balance.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dnbthompson (35) - Bend, Oregon, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Jubel 2014. Just released Sept 2014. 12 oz bottle. Being a local Bend resident, we always await the release of the newest Jubelale. Although Sept seems a little early for the winter beer, we drink it anyway! This year is a nice product for the upcoming cooler nights and winter days. The warmth fills your tummy. Now need to try it at the Pub on tap!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkel07 (3391) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 9, 2014
On tap at Scratch Bar. Rating from December 2013. Lots of spice in this beer. Perfect for a cold winterís day but also went down well on a hot summerís day.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (1385) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with white head. Spice, dark fruits, and sweetness on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes warm and earthy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mabel (5772) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 26, 2014
[5381-20130524] 12floz bottle. Toasted light floral herby aroma has a light candied fruit note. Clear, amber orange body with a medium-lasting foamy light tan head. Lightly smoked grains flavour. Medium body. Average. (6/3/6/3/12) 3.0
Overheard: "Should we be calling you Tripod?"

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewGoblin (310) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 24, 2014
Ebonied ruby lilí sauce up in here. Everyone seems to go bonkers for this. I donít get it. I mean itís solid, but not "flip your wig" crazy good. If looks could be taste itíd have a higher score. Whiff of molasses, maple, caramel and light spices. Taste is similar but a bit more nutty and slightly bitter but still sweet. Awesome cover art every year though.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jado (527) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - MAY 13, 2014
From 355 ml bottle. Pours a mahogany brown with lighter honey highlights at the edge and a small cream coloured head. Aromas of dried fruit, toast, orange peel, dark caramel, black coffee and a whiff of booze. Taste is baked apple, raisins and dark bread at the front rising to a firm citrus zest bitterness. That falls off at the end to a spicy, fruity finish. More spice in the aftertaste. Nicely balanced and delicious.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vanvenlo (1236) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - MAY 3, 2014
Slowbeer bottle (3-May-2014) Sweet light fruit spicy malt aroma. Red brown colour, low head and sheet lace. Pepper spice herbal light malt flavour. Light malt herbal finish&pepper aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lunkie (1404) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - MAY 3, 2014
Fruit herbal hop malt aroma. Brown colour poor head & lacing. Malt fruit spice flavour. Smooth palate . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2473) - Illinois, USA - APR 9, 2014
[Tap] Clear and dark brown in color. Dark fruit and caramel malts in the aroma. Taste is of molasses, toasted bread, figs, nutmeg and cranberry. Decent mouthfeel. A tasty winter beer. Tasting notes from 1/2014.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arnold931 (545) - Iowa, USA - APR 8, 2014
Tap. Pours an amber with a light tan head. Earthy hop and chocolate nose. Sweet flavor with hop aftertaste.


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