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Heavy Seas Mutiny Fleet Davy Jones’ Lager (- 2012)

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Traditionally Cream Ales are fermented using lager yeast at "ale" temperatures, then slowly lowered down to "lager", taking the yeast from the top down to Davy Jones’ Locker.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jayb0 (1024) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - OCT 3, 2011
Enjoyable if not great. Note sure I really want or need a 7% beer in this style but it does add some heft, which can add some balance to heavier foods. I drank it with indian food and it went pretty well. Also, a decent value compared to other big bottle prices these days.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
arone12 (919) - Maryland, USA - JUL 19, 2011
Pours a golden color with a white head. Aroma is kinda yeasty and little skunky. Has some yeast. Pretty creamy mouthfeel. Not the greatest tasting beer but great name :)

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
matthewjk (902) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 22, 2012
This is actually quite enjoyable and an interesting style that I have not seen often. very smooth. I don’t like everything about it, but enough of it to rate it respectably.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
KickInChalice (860) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2012
From notes. First reviewed 11/5/2011. Poured from a 22 oz. bottle into a pint glass. My pour is a pure transparent golden yellow with a relaxed white cap. Not much lace, but the head retains pretty well. The aroma is relatively soft. Honey biscuit malt, a bit of clover and spice, some corn and vegetable notes as well. The flavor is more of the same. Some honey biscuity malt, then a lot of smooth processed corn and a lightly floral end. Slightly metallic and a light hay and grassy hop presence at the end. The body is on the light side. Very clean and simple with a light creamy carbonation. I wouldn’t drink this again.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dlovell2 (741) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JUL 16, 2011
Poured from 22oz bottle. Pours clear golden color with creamy white head. Spicy yeast and hop aroma. Real light malt flavor with hop and yeast finish. Slight spicy clove in the finish. Very smooth feel in mouth. This beer is very crisp and clean and leaves no aftertaste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scubatrip (596) - Annandale, Virginia, USA - DEC 8, 2011
From the bottle, pours a clear greenish gold with a thin white bubbly head. Smells like a beer, malty and caramel. Taste is thick and of malt syrup, caramel, a hint of bitters, slightly drying toward the end. This is a fine, above average, quaffable beer.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ret12 (452) - Maryland, USA - AUG 3, 2011
This beer pours a golden yellow with little to no head. Not as flavorful as I would have hoped but still a very good beer. At 7% a couple 22oz. bottles will have you feeling like Davy Jones himself in no time

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jayklew (29) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 15, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 5, 2012 22oz bomber into tulip Note: Bought this for my wife, who likes lagers, but is starting to enjoy a bit more flavor in her beers. This fits the bill perfectly. -Aroma is very slight. Nothing strong stands out. A bit of citrus. A little bit of yeast. -Appearance is nice. Pour left only a little head on top that went away very quickly. Golden color with a tiny layer of head that remains just around the edges of the glass. -Flavor is slightly bitter with a bit of sweet up front. A bit of alcohol becomes noticeable upon drinking a bit more. -Mouth feel is smooth with noticeable bubbles. Coates the mouth more than a lager would. -Overall an interesting beer that is better than most lagers or pilsner. It was well worth the try and will make a repeat appearance in my fridge.


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