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Moa Five Hop Barrel Reserve


Formerly brewed at Moa Brewing Company
Blenheim, New Zealand
Style: Bière de Garde | Ratings: 3 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 6%
5 Hop winter ale barrel reserve shows the benefit of oak ageing. The beer still displays its typical Nelson hoppy nose with subtle oak character and the palate is extra smooth and creamy, with almost honeyed characters.

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam. Click on a term below to add it to your tasting notes.

Malt
caramel, bread, hay, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, toast, roasty

Hops
resin, floral, grass, spruce, citrus, herbs

Yeast/Bacteria
dough, barnyard, cheese, basement aromas, leather, earthy, leaves

Other
alcohol, banana, bubblegum, butterscotch, clove, cooked vegetables, cough drop, ginger, licorice, raisin, rotten eggs, soy sauce, skunky, smoke, vanilla, woody
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