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RATINGS: 330   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Available each winter from the first of November until it runs out, Isolation ale is amber in color, malty and strong. We consider it a traditional winter warmer, without the addition of fruits or spices.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 1, 2003
UPDATED: DEC 4, 2005 (Draught) Pours a orangish color with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel, fruit, and spices. Flavor of fruits and winter spices.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (11550) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 5, 2013
On tap @ Odell. Copper pour with a khaki head. Nutty, toasty aroma. Sweet malt, caramel, floral hops, wood, and a touch of fruit. Flavor is sweet toasted malt and caramel. Nuts, wood, and a little bit of fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (11510) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 8, 2012
Bottle from Brewforia. Pours copper with a 2 finger creamy off-white head. Aromas of nuts, chocolate and a litlle fruity hop. Med body. Flavor is mildly chocolate, nutty and has touches of pine and citrus. More malt than anything. Finishes almost dry. Nut oil coats mouth. At least that what it feels like. Sturdy and tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (10926) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2011
clear brown, smooth white head. flowery hoppy aroma, dry malty balance. overall a mild aroma. flavor is very deliciously combining dry malty, dry caramelly and bitter hoppy notes. slighlty flowery and herbal spicy but in a good way

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10452) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2013
A reddish copper ale with a thin mocha head. In aroma, sweet caramel malt with corky character, floral hops. In mouth, a nice caramel malt with grassy floral hops, more British, treacle,, OK. On tap at Filmbar.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
faroeviking (10288) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAR 3, 2011
Botella. Unclear amber. Toasty malty fruity herbal aroma. Ok mouthfeel. Sweet toasty malty fruity flavour, dry, ok bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (10200) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 12, 2009
Bottle poured a clear copper with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of carme l, toasted malt, light toffee and light spiuce. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, toasted malt, toffee and light spice with a smooth malty finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (10065) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - NOV 14, 2006
Bottled, 2006. Pours a clear amber with a small fizzy light brown head, diminishing, with fair lacing. Aroma is average malt (bread, cookie, grain), caramel roasted and nutty notes, light hops (flowers, herbs), average yeast (sweat, horse blanket, cheese) with notes of pear, butterscotch, smoke, corn/cabbage and rotten eggs. Average flavor duration, light sweetness, moderate acidity and bitterness with mineral tones. Medium bodied, oily texture, soft carbonation and a chalky finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopscotch (9519) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 3, 2006
Bottle... GABF RB Tasting ’06... Cloudy orange ale with tons of small, black floaties and a mid-sized, wispy, off-white head. The nose is of caramel, milk chocolate, vanilla and light diacetyl/butterscotch. Some butterscotch in the sweet flavor as well, along with caramel and toasted nuts. Medium-bodied and watery with moderate carbonation. Sweet, then astringent finish. Kudos to DenverLogan for sharing the bottle!

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adnielsen (9460) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 6, 2010
Tasted on tap at the brewery in Fort Collins, Colorado. Medium amber appearance with a creamy head. Nutty, a bit malty aroma. Great overall nutty, amber malty appearance.


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