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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 338   ABV: 11.25%
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A Sillier rendition of our Simcoe Silly. Made with wildflower honey, more malt and yes more Simcoe hops


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Advocate_Ames (501) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 8, 2013 2012 bottle. Drink cold. There is a nice lacing of foam in my glass. The scent is rather nice and inviting with a subtle spice aroma. I picked up on the hops, mango, and pineapple. The fruit and hops stand out the most. It describes to have a bubblegum scent on the bottle and the drink does surprisingly. As for the flavor I noticed sweet yeast, tasty fruits of mango and pineapple, hops, and very minimal malts. This drink is not too harsh on the palate for its 11% abv. It left a hint of a dryness, yeast, pineapple, and a slight alcohol taste in the mouth. Overall a very well done beverage.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sammy (9443) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 26, 2013
Big orange citrus taste up front. Very good orange aroma. Cushioned mouthfeel. Yeast in the finish. Very good for style. Could also pass as a Belgian IPA. Dangerously drinkable at this alcohol level.Thanks for sharing Josh.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (5169) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JAN 25, 2013
Beautifully zesty. Pours orange copper, not much head. Some lacing, medium carbonation. Medium consistency. Some citrus, floral hops. Tangy taste with sweetness and some sourness. Well-balanced with a great punch. Bottle from brewpub.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
auerbrau (3182) - Peace Dale, Rhode Island, USA - JAN 12, 2013
12oz Bottle. Thanks Sean for the opportunity! To be completely honest the aroma smells painful, a bedraggled mix of stressed Belgian yeast, raw pink bubblegum, and slightly old hops. The palate of the beer cleans things up ever so slightly, but holding onto the bubblegum yeast stress. The sugars crank up, giving a crystalline punch to the front of the tongue. I think a whole one of these would cause a lot of pain in the morning, with a lot of sugar, a lot of alcohol, and a boatload of messy phenols. The obviously stressed and freaked out Belgian yeast byproducts are really tough to handle. Did it ferment at 102F? Otherwise, for the gravity, it really isn’t too sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
umich03jm (2709) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - JAN 9, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 2, 2013 Bottle from Winter Solstice. Pours a mostly clear bright orange color with a hint of ruby. Very small head that quickly fades. Big aroma of bubblegum, pine, sweet honey, and citrus. Taste is a somewhat odd mix of bubblegum, honey and pine. A tad on the sweet side, I think there’s too much honey added here and it doesn’t complement the pine hops well. Finish has a lingering bubblegum taste. Very slight alcohol burn is nice for this abv. Decent but I prefer the regular Simcoe Silly.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (6508) - Indiana, USA - JAN 2, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2013 Bottle to snifter (shared with the Mrs.; thanks mikem409). Looks solid; a transparent burnt-orange with white lacing. Smells of floral and pine hops and dough with a semi-sweet, slightly boozy backbone. Notes of honey too. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. A decent example of the style.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ICEatALAMO (1128) - Troy, Michigan, USA - JAN 1, 2013
Bottle. The pour is a bright vibrant orange. The aroma is strong, could smell it as I was pouring. Tons of floral notes in the nose, very interesting. The taste has a lot of pine in it and super hoppy. A little too overpowering for my likes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (9089) - Illinois, USA - DEC 29, 2012
Big and sweet one here. Coudl use more hops. Hops are vegetal to start however then they mellow out into some mine pine and fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikem409 (1816) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - DEC 23, 2012
draft. pours murky orange with thin white head. big hop and banana aroma. taste is very sweet lots of bubblegum and hops piney

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
polomagnifico (1202) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Draft. Crazy spicy piney aroma with notes of pine resin, spicy hops, citrus fruits, flowers and maybe some malts but at that point my taste buds tapped out. Medium amber hue with an average white head. Flavor is heavy sweet and very very bitter. Palate is very full bodied and oily with average carbonation. Overall a stinky spicy bitter bomb. Almost too fresh if there is such a thing. I did kind of enjoy it though, kind of like hot sauce but in a hops sort of way.


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