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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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An Imperial Brown Ale that is a more ‘full-bodied’ version of the Working Woman. Fresh citrusy hop aromatics give way to chocolate and caramel notes on the palate. The big hop revisits on the finish in both flavor and bitterness, and her alcohol kiss is sure to make you feel warm and fuzzy.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rodenbach99 (3568) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - APR 11, 2015
EBF 2015. Je pense Pat que c’est le genre de truc qu’on peut boire à l’EBF et qu’on doit boire. Une bière lourde, puissante, alcool, chocolat et caramel. Un macaron avec ça ? Un blanc, un rouge !

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlovakSniper (3892) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 28, 2015
Winter Women à 10%, c’est quoi le style Yan? ASA? Ça fait du sens. Ça sent et ça goûte le caramel, les houblons fruités, le chocolat, c’est assez puissant, aussi terreux et floral avec une finale qui montre plutôt une grosse résine et une bonne chaleur d’alcool. Yan, c’est en plein le genre de truc que tu peux boire au EBF, non?

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (9182) - Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2015
Draft. @8.5%. This one is basically a double ipa, huge hops that are a bit candied orangey and herbal. Not what I was expecting but good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaBier (5485) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - APR 2, 2014
On Cask at the 6th Annual Winking Lizard Cask Ale Festival on 3/22/14. Clear reddish brown in color with a thin beige head. Aroma of malt, caramel, orange, cherry and pine. Malty flavor with a caramelly sweetness before a pine and strange sesame finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BLADT (680) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAR 31, 2014
From tap. Pours a rich, dark brown. A good sized white head. Smell is licorice and cherries. Some sherry notes. Bready. Starts sweet, moves to bitter. Cherry notes throughout. The abv shows. Clings to your cheeks. Call it a brown ale if you want, but this is approaching imperial stout territory. Bitterness fades as it warms.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (9439) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Cask version at Winking Lizard’s 6th Annual Real Ale Fest (03/22/14): Deep dark brown color with a medium beige head that recedes gradually. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of hops, chocolate malt and citrus. Medium to full body with flavors of citrusy hops, caramel malt and pine. The finish is moderately bitter with a resiny hops aftertaste. Above average overall.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
argo0 (12111) - Washington DC, USA - APR 22, 2013
Draft. Cola dark-brown body with medium beige head. Aroma is medium sweet, caramel, but, light herbal. Taste is sweet, caramel, some nut, orange, booze. Sticky medium-full body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
chicagodri (1683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Old raring. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of citrus, caramel, chocolate. Strong beer, can definitely tell it is 9.5%. Fairly sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheAlum (6193) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Draft pour on tap at the Milwaukee Ave Brewpub (Chicago, IL). Pours a richly deep brownish amber pour, honeybrown hues dominate, just a bit of haze. Darker middle trails out to glowing copper amber edges and a mellow frothy head dies to a mellow ring, laces ok. Aromas are brown malts, dry earthy brown malts, gentle sweeter caramel, toast carmelized malts take a good big hold. Some dry citrusy and earthy hops, florals, gentle dryness grows. A bit sticky as it’s bigger. Initial is big but richly hopped, almost a hrash dry bitter hop swoops in very unexpectedly. Dry and bitter, grapefruit, some lemon, florals. A bit piney, some resiny qualities. Dry and bitter, medium bodied offering. Quite resiny and hop ridden into the middle and backend. Some weed, rich grapefruit, and resiny qualities. This beer completely transforms. A big hop presence makes those earthy, brown malt blues fade away. Backend shows toastiness, carmelization, a bit of thickness as that huge grapefruit rind-y and floral hop presence becomes more accustomed on the palate. Finish is a bit toasty, sticky, brown malts. But that huge hop presence for the style remains. The nose was a bit deceiving, the beer delivers some intensity.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
NobleSquirrel (3438) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 5, 2013
Draft at the 3rd year anniversary party. First beer of the party. Poured a deep brown-black with a tan head. Nose is resiny, some citrus and black malt. A bit harsh and grainy, some fruity esters as well. Noted alcohol. On tasting, it is harsh. Dry and grainy. Big bitterness and citrus that clashes with the dark malt character. Would have liked more caramel in there to balance it out overall. Not horrible but far from great.


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