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RATINGS: 317   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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A rich, hearty ale perfect for the holiday season with a malty sweetness and spicy hop character. The generous use of five different malts is responsible for the full flavor and high alcohol level of this beer Saint Arnold Christmas Ale is best consumed at 45° Fahrenheit.


DwightSchrute's rating

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DwightSchrute (51) - Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 27, 2010
A pretty high ABV, seasonal brew. I actually think it tastes a bit stronger bottled versus tap. Something to look forward to every winter!


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drowland (7384) - Georgia, USA - JAN 28, 2016
1/28/16. On tap at Landshark’s in Destin. Amber pour with a small khaki head. Light caramel aroma, toffee, spice, grassiness. Lightly sweet flavor, caramel, toffee, some fruitiness, spices. Meh.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (2454) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Rich amber color; Medium creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, caramel/toffee, & some fruit; Flavor of sweet malt, toffee, fruit, some hops, and spice; Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fujimo2000 (48) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Pour sunset orange with almost no lacing. Aroma is dried fruit with slight cloves. Taste is complex malts and slight alcohol. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hinez57 (224) - Clinton, Mississippi, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Grainy, highly kilned, malty, caramel, and spicy hop notes in aroma. Beautiful appearance but low head formation and retention. Taste reflect aroma. Finishes dry yet moderately sweet. Overall very drinkable. Smooth, slightly complex.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sjohnny (451) - - NOV 17, 2015
Malty earthy spiced aroma. Cloudy Ice tea colored with a thin off white head. Malty sweet earthy. Honey and spice. Clean finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pershing (497) - Garland, Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2015
Clear amber with a small white head. Aroma of malt and spice. Medium body and carbonation with some noticeable spice and hop bitterness. Finishes slightly sweet. Above average Christmas ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ron (3281) - Rochester, New York, USA - NOV 12, 2015
On tap at Brick House Tavern and Tap in Humble. Poured a clear orange amber with a lasting creamy amber head. Aromas of toffee, caramel, light fruit and light spice. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, caramel, spice and light fruit with a smooth lingering malty finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thooper41 (556) - BELGIUM - JAN 31, 2015
12 oz bottle: Appearance is golden brown with off white head. Aroma of malt and some hops and spices. Taste is a slight complexity of hops malt and spices.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Brandon1989 (470) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Pours a clear copper with a small off-white head that dissipates very quickly leaving nearly no lacing. The aroma is mostly consisting of malts and some spices but not overpowering and some hints of floral hops. The taste is sweeter malts up front with some hop presence in the middle. You also pick up a slight amount of alcohol. Good beer worth a try but nothing too special about this beer in my opinion.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nick76 (4336) - Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2014
The aroma is spice, malt, and fruity yeast. The appearance is deep gold/ light amber with a smallish head. The taste is like the aroma. The palate is smooth. Overall a great seasonal beer.


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