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Nickel Brook Wet Hop Series Underground
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Brewed by Nickel Brook Brewing Co.
Style: American Pale Ale
Burlington, Canada

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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Brewed August 30 2012. Malts: Maris Otter, Munich 2 row, Carapils, Carastan. Hops: Chinook, Centennial, Cascade, Zeus. Hops grown by our friends at ungerground organics farm in Flamborough Ontario.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (9752) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 29, 2012
A golden amber ale with a thin off white head. In aroma, a smooth caramel malt with British hops. In mouth, a nice biscuit malt with grassy herbal hops, citrus pulp, alcohol. Cask at Beau’s Oktoberfest Sept 29 2012.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (8359) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 24, 2012
Wet hop series, enjoyed on Tap at WVRST. Cloudy light orange colour. Very fresh tasting, with clear orange flavour. Carbonation right there. Tasty and good drinkability. One of their best. Faint hop aroma.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (7456) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 6, 2012
2012-11-20. Hazy golden orange body with a small white head. 3+ Flavour is interesting, almost a lightly funky orange peel character up front, modest bitterness throughout, sweetish mild malt in the middle, dry bitter finish, sort of spicy in the background. 7++ Aroma is similar, lightly funky orange, something I want to call cat food but isn’t (Is that from the beer or a food smell from somewhere else?) 7+ Average plus bodied palate. 3+ Super interesting, I like it but it is kind of odd. On tap at Rhino, Toronto

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Radek Kliber (6368) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 4, 2012
On cask at Volo
Aroma: pleasant nose, clean peppery hop hints, some citrus , slight creamy hints, soft end. 7+
Look: mild haze , amber-light brown. Bright creamy beige cap. Some lace.4-
Taste etc.: medium bodied. Herbal, with creamy texture. Notes of black tea. Good brew. Nice session cask offering.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HogTownHarry (6042) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - OCT 3, 2012
Draught at Bar Hop. Cloudy orange, average tight long-lasting beige foamy head. Aroma is bait sweet, fruity (apricot) with quite a floral slightly acidic character. Taste - not much alcohol, very dry and not very sweet - goldings? Chewy, decent carbonation, a bit acidic - Solid brew, different.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blankboy (5950) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 17, 2012
Draught at Rhino. Nov. 20. Pours a cloudy orange-amber with a small diminishing white head. Aroma is lovely, lots of fruit and spice, lime and pumpkin, a good amount of hops and finally, yeast. Flavour of yeast, fruit, light spice, very light hops and a good amount of herbs. Average to medium bodied. Very good.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TaktikMTL (5630) - Montréal-Nord, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 4, 2013
Cask. En fût, verre de dégustation au Beau’s Oktoberfest 2012 (Vankleek Hill, ONT). Arôme: Légère odeur d’orange et de citron. Apparence: La couleur est blonde-ambrée voilée. Saveur: Goût d’houblons humides avec une pointe d’apricot. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement houblonné. (Rating #4575)

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mabel (5414) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 31, 2012
[4966-20121120] Tap. Light grainy fruit aroma. Hazy, orange brown body with a long-lasting creamy white head. Citrus lemon orange juice flavour has a bitter bite initially that quickly fades to fruit. Medium body. Quite delicious, there’s a funny sour-like tang somewhere. (7/3/7+/3/16) 3.6
(@ The Rhino, Toronto, ON)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
czar (4110) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 3, 2012
cask days @ beau’s oktoberfest, 2012. pale golden with a small white cap. fruity - oranges, apricots, some citrus, crisp malts, delicate flowery aroma. light body - oily, average to soft carbonation, decent citrusy finish. apa? ok.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (3605) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - OCT 25, 2012
Has a fruity taste in the beginning. Very fruity aroma with citrus and rich orange, tangerine - good hops. Decent lacing with a reddish amber pour. Isnt super bitter at the end, but has a very full taste. Nice smooth ending with a little bitterness. Very full tasting beer. Tap at Only Cafe.


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