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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Spur is the girl you take home to your parents. Pouring a beautiful red hue, this full bodied ale strikes a balance between lots of hop and caramel malts. Hopped with Centennial and Columbus, Spur is full of flavor and complexity.


TheShepherds' rating

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
TheShepherds (54) - chapel hill, North Carolina, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Some folks might like this. We’re just not a big fan of the citrusy beers and this was quite hoppy.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nealblind (1679) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - JUN 28, 2016
red brown pour some creamy head. aroma brown sugar, woody rye. tastes caramel melanoidin. creamy

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
obguthr (5648) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - DEC 20, 2015
Pounder: Pencil shaving, caramel, thistle, and pine bouquet. Clear rust, thick tan head, good lacing. Oak and pine, malt. Medium body, soft carbonation. Good malt balance for what is a well hopped beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerdedDave (1351) - Beckley, USA - AUG 13, 2015
red color; citrusy hop aroma with an underlying caramel malt; citrusy hops on a medium bodied caramel malt base; citrusy hops up front followed by caramel malts; leaves behind a nice lingering bitterness

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Getbetter (1032) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - AUG 7, 2015
From a can into a glass.the pour is a average c02 red brown in color with hops covered in carmel.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (21427) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Draft. Dark amber brown color, off white head. Aroma of citrus, raw bread dough. Taste is sweet, malty, bittersweet finish. Tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foxbush (1819) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - APR 4, 2015
Draft at Tavern 77 Columbia, SC. The ale poured a deep dark Amber with almost no head. there was lacing for the limited head. A nice Amber ale with some balanced bitterness and sweet malts. The ale had a medium body with soft carbonation. Th finish was dry with some bitterness in the back of your mouth.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
geologyguy (1329) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - FEB 20, 2015
Smells a bit hoppy slightly fruity, middle of the road taste balanced malt and hops, taste waters out a bit with time

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (7330) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Atlanta, Ga - Taco Mac - Lindbergh. Dark copper pour, frothy off white head nice lacing. Candy-like aroma with some pomegranate fruitiness. Light chocolate nuttiness with a touch of bubblegum and some root beer candy notes. Thick enough mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DiarmaidBHK (4189) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2014
Bottle from Sam’s Quik shop. Pours amber with a thin white head. Leaves a lot of lacing in the glass. Nice caramel notes on the nose along with some citrus hoppiness. Defineitley has a malty richness balanced by the citrus hops. Finishes clean. I liked it.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (11781) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 15, 2014
12 ounce bottle from Bruisin. Pours a slightly hazy red color with a large frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of spicy, herbal hops, nutty notes and a bit of toffee. The taste is caramel malts, citrus and herbal hops, toasted malts, nuts, raisin, sugared raisin. Medium bodied, slight lingering bitterness.


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