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RATINGS: 992   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
It has a cinnamon and ginger spice flavor, a rich copper color, and a medium body that will fit with any holiday meal.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9166) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2006
Barrel Draught from the jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 29/09/2005 Golden coloured with some alcohol present. Spicy aroma. Crisp malt finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7426) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 1, 2006
Bottle, dated 1/24/06 (BB?). Medium orange pour with a short cap of white head and some nice lacing ensued. Nose was heavily spiced with ginger and cinnamon... backed by some sweet toffee maltage. Flavor followed the aroma well, and had a spiced up Vienna feel to it. Alcohol was more and more pervasive as this warmed. Mouthfeel was slightly grainy, and light-medium bodied. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bfeldmann (1049) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - FEB 28, 2006
"Oh well another average spiced beer. Poured a orange/coper color, average head with okay lacing. Aroma was of caramel malts cinnamon ginger and some other spice. Flavor was the same but had an off aftertaste. "

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sammy (9981) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 25, 2006
Copper brown. Yes a winter warmer, the cinammon, the nutmeg, cocoa. Pleasant, some hops and appropriate carbonation. A nice drink, though not exceptional. A bit sweet maltiness with bitterness in the finish. Pleasant spicy aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lou18 (1353) - West Paterson, New Jersey, USA - FEB 20, 2006
Body is amber, good carbonation, Off white head, lasted.Nose was cinnamon and candy, spices. Taste was sweet and the alcohol was present. Not over the top but there. Very good for a holiday. Brew, Thanks OHIODAD!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - FEB 20, 2006
Thanks to OhioDad for this. Drinking this beauty is like watching Tony Danza sing Silent Night. Poured amber with an off white head. Glows orange when held in the light. Aroma is superb: cinamon, nutmeg, clove, gingersnap, bread, and other spices I cant place my finger on. The flavor was a smooth blend of spices with a pumpkin flavor. This is like a beefed up Anchor Merry Christmas. The taste is what I would call "After thanksgiving, before Christmas" whatever that is.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
badnewsbeers (2312) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - FEB 20, 2006
body is clear and appearance is amber...small white head...aroma is very nice...caramels, spices, sugary malts, and alcohol....flavor is tasty as well (wonderful sugary malts, spices, caramels, ginger)....great palate and a wonderful beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JCapriotti (1379) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 16, 2006
Nice deep, clear amber/copper color. Thin off-white head. Aroma is sweet with spices... maybe honey and allspice / cinnamon. Its a bit of warming in the belly... nice sweet flavor, complimented with spices and some hops around the edge. To me, this is a [mostly] great example of a holiday spice beer. Its pleasantly sweet and nicely spiced without being overdone in any area.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nate (3826) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 8, 2006
Wonderful warm spicy nose. Alder, spruce boughs, light pine resin, juniper. Herbal grasses, Ricola cough drops. Light herbal hoppiness. Mild sweet malts and curacao. Brilliant golden amber clear with creamy off-white lasting lacing head. Medium bodied with medium carbonation and light alcohol warming. Starts with decent sweetness and herbal grassy notes that remind me of a saison, but heavily spiced with lemon grass, juniper and curacao. Good mellow spices, warming. Mild dry bitter finish and herbal bitter after. This is a very enjoyable Xmas beer. Toward the end it was a bit watery but the flavor is really enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrBunn (2609) - The Wet Side of a Dry Town, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2006
Pours a darkish amber with a nice thick head. Spicey aromas mix with a sweetness that dominates throughout. Taste is of apple, caramel, sugar and maybe ginger. Well balanced but it tastes/feels weaker than it actually is. Smooth mouthfeel and warmth as it goes down.

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