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HeBrew Hop Manna Test Batch #3

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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.33/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Shmaltz Brewing Company is proud to introduce our first single IPA limited release. A celebration of the flower of the craft beer revolution! A golden opportunity to feed your inner hop head and rejoice in Hop Manna, the newest delicacy in the modern HEíBREW beer family. LíChaim! Test batch 1 and 2 were delicious, and now batch 3 is ready and going out to the masses. Look for it in limited draft and 22oz bottles with a much wider release in 2012.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11001) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 9, 2011
on tap-pours an offwhite head with hazy gold color. Aroma herbal/some pine, secondary medium malt/grain. Taste follows.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
redlight (2303) - Orlando, Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2011
Draft @ redlight redlight. Pine aromas on the nose. Pours deep golden amber. Piney hop noted up front with nice malt flavors coming through. It has a nice body and mouthfeel.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ben4321 (3559) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - DEC 4, 2011
Location: Draft at Hop Devil, 12/3/11, Rating # 1992, unfortunately, this one goes out to the last Redskins Super Bowl Victory, something that doesnít seem too likely to happen again anytime soon. Iíll drink this one to Darrell Green, the Posse, the Hogs, the National Defense, and all the rest of the team that made that my favorite NFL Season.

Aroma: The nose is citrus, pine/resin and floral hops mostly
Appearance: The pour is a clear orange color with a white head and heavy lace
Flavor: The taste is mid plus sweet, citrus and mid-heavy bitterness, that is fairly resiny
Palate: The body is smooth and creamy with a fairly soft carbonation, and a slightly sticky feel
Overall Impression: This was on draft without a Batch # associated with it, but the tap looked exactly like the picture associated with this beer, so Iíll assume this is the one I was drinking. Personally, I really enjoyed this one. It is a good IPA with a nice mouthfeel that works well throughout. Nicely done here by HeBrew.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drseusszb200 (688) - Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2011
poured nice and golden with a this sticky head. smell was weak of hops and grass. tasted hops bread and grass. aftertaste of hops but not as sticky as prefered

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bklynbeerbaron (1) - USA - NOV 29, 2011 does not count
Was very pleasing to my "hophead" palate. Did not get a chance to try either Test Batch #1 or #2.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jredmond (5025) - Manhattan, New York, USA - NOV 27, 2011
Draft at rattle with streets. Listed as shmaltz hop mama but Iím assuming itís this one. Pours an amber body with light lacing. Aroma is fresh citrus hops and a light fruity malt in the background. Mouthfeel is refreshing with notes bitter citrus. Solid IPA.


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