Serve in Snifter, Tulip


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RATINGS: 195   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
In the spirit of exploration, Expedition blends the deep roasted flavors of dark malts with the hops of an IPA to create something worth discovering for yourself. Set sail on an expedition of your own.

fletchfighters' rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fletchfighters (1410) - - NOV 6, 2012
bomber into a tulip Mahogany brown color. Big, three finger head, settled to a solid half finger of light brown head. Half a glass of streaked lacing. Nose is of malt and dark fruits. Slight undertone of citrus. Hops have faded pretty much but a good malty nose. Taste is very similar. Lots of stewed dark fruits, good, sweet caramel backbone and just a slight dash of citrus and pine that builds as the beer opens up. Highly carbonated. Very perky carbonation and lighter bodied considering the malt profile. More hop profile in the mid and back. Touches of menthol in the back along with pine. Sweet, dry and bitter finish. Held up pretty nicely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bonnie628 (50) - Tustin, California, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Some malt aroma reddish brown pour. Malty no bad stuff like acidic or tartness. Pretty drinkable but mild in flavor compared to better str No ales. But ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gunnar (8011) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2015
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours unclear dark red with a huge frothy white hed with a pink hue. Aroma is fruity, malts and weak hops, inviting and nice aroma. Taste is complex , crisp dry fruity with lots of wooden bitterness, lively and creamy mouthfeel. High carbonated. Complex and moreish beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
angel77 (2498) - oviedo, SPAIN - JUN 5, 2015
Botella de 65 cl de zombier tomada en agosto 2012. Etiqueta como expedition red ale con 7 vol. Bastante buena.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (10244) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 3, 2014
"this is one of the better ambers out there simply for the fact it is a little more flavorful and robust in character than most. it has nice caramel maltiness, but the hops are assertive as well, finding a nice balance."

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (14270) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2014
Bottle @ home shared with Dutchdrebus. A bit unclear red color, huge off-white head that lasts forever and leaves good lacing. Aroma is malts, hops, lightly fruity. Taste malts, hops, lightly fruity, moderately bitter. Medium body and carbonation. Well, decent, but I expected more. Good beer, but my expectations were higher since I’ve had so many incredible beers from this brewery. On the other hand, not all beers can be a 4+ right? And wtf am I complaining about with a 3.9 score!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DutchDrebus (5612) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2014
Bottle @ benzai. Dark amber colour with a huge off-white head that lasts long. Smells malts, hops, fresh, marijuana, wort. Tastes sweet, hops, barley wine, hint of chocolate, wort, hay. Bizarre beer. Medium to full body, soft to medium carbo. Nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zita (6136) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2014
sweet hoppy aroma,amber, hazy, off light sweetness, lightly bitter, light wateery hoppy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wyzzywyz22 (2108) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2014
Bottle. Deep red pour with a small white head. Sweet malts, grassy hops and a little spice present in the snout. Similarly sweet flavour with caramalts leading the charge backed up with some decent hoppage and pleasant fruitiness. Very tidy balance struck .Dry bitter finish. Yet to have a bad one from this crew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hansen (8436) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2014
Amber coloured and hazy. Has an off-white head, lasting. Sweet aroma, fruits and herbs. Flavor starts sweet, light port, bitter finish. Perhaps grape-fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
majormoon (5) - - NOV 3, 2013 does not count
Deep red color, roasted flavors with some bitter finish. Full-bodied but not heavy. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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