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RATINGS: 841   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 47   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Winter Warmer. A rich, full-bodied winter warmer crafted in the British tradition of holiday beers. This deep mahogany colored brew balances complex fruit flavors with a refreshingly smooth texture.

Malts:
2-Row Pale Barley, Caramel 80L, Chocolate

Hops:
Nugget, Willamette, East Kent Goldings

OG: 17.3


2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
jdavidh (144) - California, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Awesome Xmas red color, but a weirdly spicy soapy flavor. Would be better with more carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (10608) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 25, 2013
On tap @ Porkys Pizza Palace. Amber pour with a small off-white head. Nose is sweet and cola-like. Nuts, caramel, toffee, and some dark fruits. Flavor is quite sweet as well. Lots of cola, nuts, caramel, and toffee. Kind of a weird iron flavor to it. Meh.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
reebtogi (4051) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 22, 2013
650ml bottle pours amber in color with a finger and a half of white head that leaves a few spots of lacing on the glass. Aroma is spices and herbs with a hint of caramel. Taste is a caramel malty sweetness with a herbal hop bitterness and some spicy finish. Medium bodied with adequate carbonation. An interesting brew for the style and definitely worth a try.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
chuckstout (243) - Washington, USA - DEC 13, 2013
Bread, toffee, dark fruit aromas, pours a deep mahgony with dense head and great lacing. Rich complex and smooth not overly sweet with good mouthfeel, excellant malt balance.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackfrost9p (240) - California, USA - DEC 11, 2013
Very enjoyable and smooth. Not too hoppy at all but nice dark fruit, malt and nut characteristics.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
KennyGalanif (42) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Pours a dark red with minimal head. The head disappears quickly but leaves good lacing. Aroma is of dark malts, dark fruits, and minimal hops. Tastes smooth, with a fruity malt flavor. You can taste a little heat from the alcohol on the finish. Overall, it's a good beer that I would buy again!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VastActiv (2574) - Oulu, FINLAND - DEC 3, 2013
Bottle 0.355l from local market at San Francisco. Colour is brown with small head. Aromas and flavours: Chocolate, spices and roasted malts.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (1977) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 1, 2013
Pours dark brown with light beige foamy head. Smoky aroma ,peat, wood barrel, burnt toast. Taste is roast grains,molasses and peat with very little hop bitterness.Dark and brooding, but very drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnGalt1 (443) - , Idaho, USA - NOV 6, 2013
Cannot believed I have not reviewed this one... Picked up at the COOP tonight... Pours a clear dark/darker mahogany.. short lived dark tan head... spotty lacing. Nose is dark toast and some dark pit fruit... a bit of plum/red grape.. hints of cocoa. Flavor mirrors the nose with a decent punch of piney hops.. okay.. but underwhelming. Medium/full body but balanced by a slightly bigger than expected carbonation.... Glad I only bought one.. this used to be a go-to for me every winter, but it seems to have definitely lost itís shine in my eye.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ACHops (644) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 23, 2013
Growler from the brewery in Seattle. Pours reddish brown with thick creamy light mocha head. Aroma is sweet toffee and oaky malt. Taste is thin dark caramel malt with restrained sweetness. Mild earthy bitterness. Big flavor relative to somewhat thin body. Doesnít seem like 7%. Smooth, easy finish. Easily one of Pyramidís best beers and one of the better winter warmers. Super Snow Cap has more of everything, and is a personal favorite, but this is plenty tasty.


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