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Flossmoor Station Gandy Dancer Honey Ale

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RATINGS: 91   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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With a blend of aromatic rye and a whisper of Orange Blossom honey, our Gandy Dancer is light and sparkling, yet full of flavor. The addition of three varieties of hops guarantees an inviting and complex taste, proving that lighter beers can have character.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (2586) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - APR 6, 2014
Tap. Pours clear amber, medium off white head, good lacing. Aroma is caramel, nutty, dark bread. Flavor is light sweet, very light bitter, a touch of rye spiciness. Uncomplex. Medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Block (1210) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - APR 3, 2014
A lot of honey in this beer. A light body with a sweet flavor and good honey profile. Kind of interesting in that regard.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jandd1983 (2087) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Sampled at the brewpub. It poured a clear golden/orange color with an off-white head. The aroma was predominantly of flowery hops. The taste was similar. It had a medium body without much hop bitterness. Nicely done.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
shrubber85 (6978) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - APR 28, 2013
Draft. Lemon and lactic malt aroma. Golden yellow with small head. Sweet light lemon and wheat malt flavor. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
queenholly (2617) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - APR 28, 2013
Draft @ brewery. Light sweet honey and malt aroma. Clear copper with a small off-white head, nice lacing. LIght fruity honey malt and dry hay flavor. Medium body, soft -- almost flat -- carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (6360) - Illinois, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Nice golden ale, it is oatmeally with a nice bit of herbal hops. Light to dirnk but nice flavor.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
burg326 (3245) - Florida, USA - AUG 5, 2012
On draft at Flossmoor, pours a rusty orange color, aromas of light pine, light caramel, some hay some honey and earth. Flavors follow suit ok beer overall.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MadIndian (2306) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2012
Bottle. A little thin in tha body, but refreshing. Some nice notes of caramel malt, mild grapefruit, honey, spice and rye.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cbfobes (2153) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 13, 2012
On tap at the brewpub, pours a clear copper with a soapy white head, the aroma has notes of hops mixed in with a slight fruit and yeast as well, the flavor has a nice hop touch with a sweet finish of honey, perfect for a very warm day, not bad at all.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (3083) - Everett, Washington, USA - APR 13, 2012
I get no hints of honey here. Tastes more like a standard extra pale ale with hoppy notes and average color.


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