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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Variety is the spice of life. Every once-in-a-while, you’ve gotta mix things up. Our catalyst for such an excursion out of the ordinary is, um, actually spice. Spice of Life uses traditional brewing spices in a way few dare to. Forsaking traditional ideas of subtlety and cowardly “Pinch of This, Pinch of That” brewing techniques, we embrace the flavors and launch them into a full frontal assault of delicious bitter orange peel and grains of paradise. Beautifully smooth coriander compliments and orange peel perfectly.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (17161) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 10, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy golden pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy yeasty flavor. Had a fruity malty spicy yeasty finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GG (2319) - NorCal, California, USA - OCT 20, 2014
750ml bottle - Aroma - copious orange peel, caramel malts, and floral Appearance - hazy amber body, sturdy 3-finger head, average retention/lacing Mouthfeel - medium/full bodied, medium carbonation Flavor - starts out fruity, noticeable toasted malts and spice Overall - 3rd beer from Iron Fist and it’s another winner. Perhaps a little pricey and it keeps it from getting another tick higher, but it’s a quality beer

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6016) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"A nice spicy saison style brew...one of their tastier brews, though it still seems to be lacking focus. the kaffir lime leaf version of this brew was pretty nice."

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kryon (1452) - SWEDEN - AUG 13, 2014
Pours hazy orange with medium white head Aromas of belgo yeast, apricots, coriander, peach, oranges, hints of caramel Taste is peppery, wheat, sweet fruits, belgo yeast. Sweet start with Slight bitter ending. Wee bit unbalanced

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ramboraffe (667) - SWEDEN - AUG 10, 2014
750 ml bottle. Hazy golden with white head. Smell is caramel malt orange and coriander seeds. Taste is sweet caramel and spicy with coriander seeds and orange. Semi dry with low bitterness and high carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bygers (827) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 6, 2014
Bottle 0,65l. Pourd an amber color with off white head. Aroma nice and fruity with citrus, sweet malt and caramel with big coriander notes. Taste is spicy, coriander, sweet malt and caramel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (3947) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 3, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: Systembolaget.
Appearance: Hazy golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Coriander, malt, oranges, herbal.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Citrus, coriander, spices, malt.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFunGuy (706) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
This golden beer has a distinctly spicy aroma. Very spicy flavor comes through strongly. It is unique but not overpowering. Paired with fish cakes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
monk191 (1047) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Overall, a nice unique beer. Pours a bright golden color with a white head. Smells herby, with some orange and lemon and wheat. Taste is peppery, with coriander, citrus and a spicy finish. Paired with Thai fish cakes, we notice less spice and pepper, and smooths out the beer. Had in the bottle.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ClubGonzo (4157) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 5, 2014
Bottle. Hazy deep orange body with traces of smoke and a medium creamy white head. Very nice. Nose is red berries, clove, coriander, straw, hints of pale malts and citrus. Taste is citric peel, caramel, clove, all spice, coriander, wet grass, herbs and hints of white pepper, straw and wood. Medium to full body and carbonation. Lovely stuff really, spicy and complex, yet very drinkable.


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