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Moerlein Christkindl Winter Warmer Ale

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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 208   ABV: 6.95%
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A WINTER WARMER GIFT FOR THE SEASON

You’ve discovered Moerlein Christkindl - a Winter Warmer inspired by the German spirit of Holiday gift-giving. Unwrap this large malt-bodied ale with the essence of chocolate sweetness. The balanced hop finish creates a subtle spice flavor sure to excite your taste bud and bring you that cozy, warm feeling for those crisp, wintry nights. Share the warmth and enjoy the perfect brew for the season with the gift of Moerlein Christkindl Winter Ale.

30 IBU, Reddish-Brown Color, OG 17.1


3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Patrickctenchi (3800) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Draft: Nearly clear brown with a creamy beige head. Mild fruit/cherry scent. Light chocolate/cherry flavour. A bit of alcohol in finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (7727) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Draft. Cherry barley malt and light alcohol aroma. Dark brown with moderate head. Sweet cherry and light chocolate malt flavor. Mildly bitter herbal/alcohol finish. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ADesenberg (626) - Ohio, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle: pours a dark amber with a light tan head. Aromas are roast, toffee... nutty. Some spice. Taste is nice, mellow maltiness. Some cinnamon... more roasted flavors. Very nice and well rounded.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
pellegjr (395) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 20, 2013
Bottle, pours clean garnet with sticky off-white head, caramelly aroma with some spiced notes, malty sweet with a sharp carbonated bite, clean, but castrated

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3764) - Florida, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Poured an amberish color from the bottle, aromas of sweet malt, light nuts, and caramel. Flavors were the same, ok beer overall.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5557) - Indiana, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Bottle to snifter (shared with the Mrs.). Looks solid; a semi-transparent amberish-brown with thin off-white lacing. Smells of sweet malt. Tastes like it smells with some toffee and light hop notes Average on the palate. Okay.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
akoeninger (454) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 26, 2012
Dark brown. Malty and sweet. Roasted smell. Good tasting and chocolaty. Nice balance. Good cheaper craft brew.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (12256) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 21, 2012
Hazy dark brown color, medium tan head. Aroma is winter fruit and light spice. Taste has a bit of citrus and spice. Medium to light body, a bit too light for the style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
osu97gp (657) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Pours a deep mahogany color with a huge tan head. Aroma of caramel malt, bread, and some banana. Flavor of caramel malt, light toast, and slight earthy bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
kassner (1354) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2012
Nice look with deep amber color and fair head from a bottle, but not a winter warmer. A nice ale but very little spicing and not a lot of malt.


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