Brewed in commemoration of the upcoming 300th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Franklin, this limited quantity beer is a traditional colonial ale. Brewed roughly in the style of an old ale with traditional colonial ingredients, including corn and molasses. There will only be a limited quantity available.
hopdog (8773) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Iron Hill in North Wales. Waiter said only a 1/2 barrel was brewed and they expect it to kick fast. Poured a deep orange/amber/brown color with a very small sized off white head. Aromas of corn and light molasses. Tastes of corn, molasses, toasted malts and caramel. Malty body. Also had a graininess to it. Some lacing left on the glass. Not a bad beer, but too much corn for my tastes.
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