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Hades is brewed with a rare Belgian yeast strain that gives a complex spicy flavor and aroma. Noticeable hops and medium malt character make it an extremely well-balanced, crisp ale. Hades goes great with a bowl of fresh mussels, crusty bread, and virtually any artesian cheese.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hotstuff (3954) - Indiana, USA - APR 10, 2014
Rated on 4-25-2011. This bottled beer pours a small fizzy head that quickly dissipated, hazy pale yellow body, fizzy, fast rising carbonation, lots of floaties, and no lacing. The aroma is malty, some hoppiness, sweet, fruity, and spicy. The taste is sweet, fruity, malt, some hops, spicy, yeasty, and a semi-dry finish. The mouthfeel is tingly and this beer is medium bodied. In conclusion, this beer is easy drinking, worth trying and a beer I would drink again.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Experiment_Ale (656) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 29, 2014
At Great Divide with Stephen. Pours cloudy neon orange. Aroma is big wheat Belgium fruit, phenolic, creamy orange peel. Taste is wheat, fruity orange, yeast.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2588) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 24, 2014
bottle. hazy golden with one finger head. light body with some yeastyness. needs a bit more flavor.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
atlrizzob (134) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - MAR 20, 2014
Pours hazy gold with white head. Aroma of citrus and yeast. Bold flavor of citrus, yeast, and grains. Hades gone wild.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
levcool (18) - - JAN 16, 2014
Tasty strong golden ale. Can't rate it at the top, but at no fault of the beer, I'm just not interested in golden ales.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
snoworsummer (1611) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 15, 2014
Draft at the brewery. Pours clear amber gold with a thin white head. Tastes musky, like lemony citrus, coriander, and booze. Medium body and low carbonation. Smells like wheat, grains, lavender, and light yeast.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (3049) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 15, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear, bright gold with fizzy white head. Aroma is cereal and biscuit malts, floral and grassy notes, Belgian yeast, and some orange peel. Flavor is chewy malt base with light floral hop notes, Belgian yeast backbone, and light fruit esters; dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jbuskirk (301) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Odd but I like it. Hades is a Belgian Ale that doesn’t seem to want to commit to one particular style, and that’s okay by me. It’s hoppy, yeasty, malty, earthy, and sour. All of the aforementioned flavors are big when they reach their turn. The flavor transcends styles, really. Some will like that about Hades and others will be frustrated by it. For me, this beer works well alongside some flavorful cheeses and bread.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3503) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2013
(Backlog) On tap. The look is clear, thin off white head, and golden in color. The smell is spiced, yeasty, fruit, floral hops, and ok. The taste yeast, sweeter, spice, more fruit, and ok.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mansquito (3114) - Nueva York, New York, USA - DEC 24, 2013
At the brewery: Pours clear golden with a white head. I don’t know, but it seemed too clear. Aroma is light Belgian yeast, with some malt, a bit of fruit, and a tad of spice. Taste is somewhat spicy. Kind of tastes like a blonde ale with Belgian flavor rather than a Belgian ale per se. Not that great. A bit underwhelming.


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