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RATINGS: 733   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Harpoon Winter Warmer is a full-bodied rich ale that uses a touch of cinnamon and nutmeg to achieve its spirited flavor. Perfect for the holidays!
Ingredients: Water, Malted Barley, Hops, Yeast, Flavoring (cinnamon and nutmeg).


2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (3161) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 13, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark red with a thin white head that doesn’t last very long. Has a bit of nutmeg or some other Christmas spice on the nose. Doesn’t taste like very much. Not much malt or hop action and only a faint cinnamon. Watery finish. Meh!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hockeybeerguy (909) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance was a dark amber body with a small off white head that dissapates quickly with barely any lacing. The smell had cinnamon and nutmeg, some clove in the background. The taste was sweet yet becoming balanced to some light bitterness as it warms. The palate sat about a medium; slightly sessionable; slightly bitter aftertaste; clean, dry finish. Overall, a decent winter warmer, nothing spectacular but would have it again.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2549) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 17, 2014
bottle. reddish amber with small head. moderate malt body and quite a bit of cinnamon and nutmeg. not bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lawman834 (207) - Georgia, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Sweet and spicy. Cinnamon and Nutmeg obviously. Hint of banana. In fact, it reminds me of banana nut bread. Not my style perse, but quite enjoyable as on a cold gloomy evening.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Creedence (282) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 4, 2014
Cask at the very brewery. Pours a very murky brownish red, very thin beige head, patchy. Aroma is all spice, nutmeg, clove, ginger and cinnamon. Taste is quite sweet, very heavily spiced, a lot of nutmeg and a very slightly sour character from the spice. Smooth, a little thin, but with a great nutmeg and cinnamon aftertaste that lasts and lasts. Quite a delicious brew, and an interesting choice for cask.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
GL2814 (356) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 28, 2014
I like the spice notes of this beer. It’s nothing amazing, but it’s certainly enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ads135 (2579) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JAN 18, 2014
This is a very nice winter warmer. Has a ton of spices, especially cinnamon. Medium bodied and rich.

3.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ArtMac (2) - Hop Bottom, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2014 does not count
Would buy again. Holds up nicely with steak and ribs. Spices are up front and pleasant.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bellco33 (161) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - JAN 15, 2014
Poured from bottle into pint glass: Pours red / amber with a thin tan head. Aroma of nutmeg, cinnamon, clove...lots of spices. Taste is malt and a hit in the face with a spiced sledgehammer. There is nothing subtle about this beer. Cloyingly sweet, over spiced, gross beer. Took a sip just for the tick. This is one of my least favorite beers from an otherwise pretty good brewery. They need a new winter seasonal.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
krittenhouse (6) - Shelby, USA - JAN 9, 2014 does not count
This beer is fantastic! The flavor is wonderful with just the right amount of body and flavor. We have been quite happy with this find of a nice winter warner!


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