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Fullsteam Working Man’s Lunch

Fullsteam Working Man’s Lunch
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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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The concept: a low-alcohol creamy dark ale with flavors of R.C. Cola and MoonPies — the foundation of the South’s 15-cent working man’s lunch. No, there’s no actual MoonPie in this beer — instead, we brew with chocolate husks from Raleigh’s great artisan chocolate-maker, Escazu. Enjoy a lunch break for a new era. Go ahead, boss man: have your three martinis… we’ll have a Working Man’s Lunch.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swoopjones (5333) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 10, 2014
draft at the brewery, Durham, NC. Light brow/cola pour. nutty, light chocolate notes, a tad watery. OK

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lutz2jm (31) - North Carolina, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Had at real McCoys on 2-15-14. Good not great............................................. via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
TheShepherds (54) - chapel hill, North Carolina, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Great write up and really wanted to like this beer but...not so much. We found it to be just a little too malty and sour.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (11181) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 5, 2013
Draft. Crystal clear copper body with small off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange, caramel, light chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some chococaramel. Sticky light-medium body.

3.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thedm (4887) - Fort Wayne, USA - FEB 27, 2013
This draft brew from the brewery poured a head of foamy finely sized tan colored bubbles that were and left behind a transparent golden brown colored body and a fair lacing. The mild aroma was nutty and brown malt. The mouth feel was tingly at the start and at the finish with a mild mild malty aftertaste. The nice flavor contained notes of nutty brown malt and hops. A decent one that I would consider buying again.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 23, 2013
Draft. Hazy brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of roasty chocolate. Taste is light malted milk balls. Easy drinking.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HourGlass13 (20) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 2, 2013
Brown ale with a hint of chocolate hidden inside. I didnt taste any banana or anything like a moon pie. Still, its easy to drink and quite good.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
freekyp (1462) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Billed as a beer with "moon pie" flavors, but falls closer to a dunkle weizen instead. Slight banana in the finish. Some chocolate power in there too. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
UNCCTF (477) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 23, 2012
On tap at the brewery. Black with some light barely coming through the glass. Strong aroma and flavor of chocolate and banana, with a sweet finish. I’m a big fan of this one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (2002) - Santa Monica, California, USA - NOV 30, 2012
Decent brown ale consumed in chapel hill where dreams come true. Hint of chocolate.


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