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RATINGS: 669   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 56   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Brewed for the holiday season, Wassail is a delight with itís warm flavors and festive holiday packaging. Itís a lush, garnet colored winter ale that has a malty full-body and a pleasant hoppy finish. Sure to warm the hearts of malt and hop lovers alike, Wassail is brewed with a 4 types of malts and is hopped with a special blend of imported hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vulcanmeister (200) - La Grande, Oregon, USA - DEC 29, 2009
Pours from 12 oz bottle a dark brown with offwhite head. Fragrance is malt,and spices. Taste is very slightly sweet with hints of cinnamon and fruit. Echos a citrusy bitter orange and caramel. A very enjoyable winter ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Don2711 (199) - - DEC 3, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 12, 2014 Aroma disappointing. Appearance red brown nice. Taste hoppy with caramel tones. Palate good Christmas flavour. Warming but given strength a disappointment. Second pint much better. Good on palate. Aroma still weak getting better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gbzia (195) - Cedar Knolls, New Jersey, USA - AUG 30, 2002
At the brewery... An easy drinking winter beer, with good spices, some hops and a lite body, but a nice head.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerhandy (195) - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA - MAR 7, 2005
Oklahomas best full sail offering.Sure its seasonal so buy it every winter! Amber Ale nice off white foamy head, the aroma is malty with some roast,hops are present but subdued.Sweet brown malt taste with PNW hops in the middle. A great ale!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hophazard (193) - San Francisco, California, USA - FEB 11, 2011
Clean, ruby color; good clarity with taupe head. Carmel and dark sugar rise from the glass. Slick mouthfeel with medium body. Plum, blackberries and carmel flavors blend nicely. Finish is smooth but not crisp (in a good way). A great winter warmer to be enjoyed by a fire.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GEOBRAU (188) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - DEC 28, 2004
Extemely malty. What stone Ruination is for hops this is for malt. I was hoping for a spiced seasonal with the name. Not my cup of tea but points for having the balls to be assertive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chickencoop (188) - California, USA - APR 14, 2010
Picked this up in a sixer for like $4, liqour store was blowing out the winters, there loss, my gain. This is a very well balanced winter brew, unlike most winter beers that go over the top on direction or the other. Big hops, but rounded out with sweet malts on the finish to the end. Very good beer, and aged well as well. Good score on my part.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
xsketchyx (184) - Oregon, USA - OCT 18, 2003
UPDATED: MAR 2, 2004 Nice and spicy, big-time hops. After a rerate, this is better than I remembered it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
eyesandsmiles (179) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - NOV 14, 2006
I enjoyed the other full sail varieties a lot more than the wassail. maybe i nee to try another one. the flavor is somewhat overwhelming.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
luvcasks (178) - USA - DEC 10, 2006
UPDATED: NOV 13, 2007 2007 Rating Lovely brown nice tan head again Again the light chocolate, dry fruits and some floral notes with some alcohol notes as well Lots of malt complexity, with some chocolate, toast, touch of dark fruit followed by a nice spicy hop bite... this year the hop bite is more controlled but lasts long into the finish. Again a fabulous beer... I always look forward to every winter. The treat is to see what time does to this one definitely get a couple of six packs :) 2006 - Rating shiny deep amber with a nice tan head which settles to a nice film on top Some chocolate, dried fruits and a floral hop nose with some alcohol as the beer warms Malty with just a touch of chocolatey flavors before a sizeable spicy noble hop takes over into the finish. Medium light bodied on the tongue with a long dry finish with some creaminess Overall a very good winterbrew I would have preferred a little more malt complexity... I prefer my winter beers malty. Nonetheless a very well made beer.

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