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RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
Recipe Information: Style: Belgian Style Golden Ale Alcohol by Volume: 7.2% International Bitterness Units: 40 Color: Golden Straw Hops: Saaz, Chinook Malts: Pilsen

The new incarnation of Demolition.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryecatcher (1348) - Bridgeport, Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 6, 2012
Bomber. Pours a golden hue with a big white head and good retention. Nose is fruity yeast and malt. Bread, malty and spicy yeastiness on the palate. Good stuff, but I probably shouldnít have drank this after polishing off a few IPAs. ;-)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (6576) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUL 30, 2012
22 ounce. Golden. Sweet Belgian. Candy sugar. For some reason not rated here. I also thought this was retired as well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SudsMcDuff (8084) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JUL 14, 2012
Pours a deep gold amber .. light head, medium foam .. . light spice, floral, and hay with yeast .. . pretty good but reminds me of brick tamland .. donít age this though .. . . sweet grandmothers spatula!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (5121) - Georgia, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Aroma is strong and fruity with a decided woody, hoppy overtone and a firm note of - resin? It pours a pretty clear gold with a very thick, fluffy, fine-bubbled and quite persistent head that leaves a ton of lacing. Malty, fruity flavor has woody, hoppy and resiny notes with hints of apple, banana and butterscotch. Must be butterscotch. Smooth, firm-bodied texture has good fizz and leaves a woody, fruity tingle. Demolish one today!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
SPDickerman (1180) - Texas, USA - JUL 6, 2012
22 oz bottle from drfabulous. Thanks Jeff! Pours hazy golden with a bright white head. Smells bready and yeasty and a touch of fruit, more like light or white/green fruits than dark fruits. Taste is of bread and fruit, the same white fruits as the nose; kinda like white grapes and maybe pears or green apples. The body is more on the lighter side with a slick texture and average mouth-carbonation, Goose Island Demolition Ale finishes with some subtle fruit sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JUN 19, 2012
22oz bomber poured into my Chimay Trappist glass. Bottled on 5/7/2010. Pours a dark gold with a thin ring of white head. Aroma of fruity yeast. Citrus and tropical fruits with a good bit of baking spices. Taste is light sweet and light bitter. Tropical and citrus fruits with a decent dose of hop bitterness along with the doughy yeast. Great combination. Medium bodied with a thin yet slick texture. Lively carbonation and a long finish. Overall, very good. I would gladly drink it again.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sthlm (1280) - Duluth, Minnesota, USA - MAY 18, 2012
[Bottle] Alright, so a disclaimer up front, this bottle has some age on it. I just bought it at the store tonight though, so Iím rating it. Looks nice enough, with a slightly hazy golden pour topped with a nice white head that lingers well. Good start. Aroma is unusual, but not terrible. Fairly fruity, and mainly just cheap apple juice. Maybe some peach notes too. Taste is also fruity up front, with plum and apple, a metallic character (fades as it warms), and some yeast, all of which melds into slightly dusty, crackery malt (high point of the beer). Well, it isnít too bad, especially considering the age. Iíll have to re-rate a fresh bottle some time though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (2677) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 4, 2012
Hazy pale gold color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of yeast, floral, citrus, & spice; Flavor slight sweet malt, yeast, fruit, clove, hops, and spice; Finish is dry; Nicely balanced; Overall, I enjoyed it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deekyn (1459) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 10, 2012
A - hazy unfiltered golden straw with high head that laces. S - aromas of yeasts, Belgian yeasts, pineapple, grapefruit, straw and funk. M - spitzy carb, lighter bodied, sweet throughout, slight bitter end. A little dry. T - light straw, Belgian yeast/ bubble gum up front. Hints of grapefruit and pineapple and sweet malts on the palate. Slight sour, dry bitter end. O - pretty good Belgian ale. Simplistic but good. 6+\7-

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tmoney99 (13466) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 9, 2012
Bottle. Poured clear amber color with an average frothy white head that was lasting with good lacing. Moderate sweet malt, yeast, floral hop aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met with a soft brew.

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