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Brewed by Matilda Bay Brewing Co. (CUB)
Style: Fruit Beer
Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pepperjack ale brings together the best in craft brewing and contemporary Barossa winemaking. This rouge coloured alehas been created using the finest malted barely grains, intensely aromatic hops and Pepperjack's very own Barossa Valley Shiraz. Exhibiting profound fruit driven aromatics that add tothe complexity of the uniqueselectionof barley and hop, Pepperjack Ale can be enjoyed on any occasion but is best suited to your fridge rather than your cellar.

Brewed for Saltram of Barossa ( http://www.saltramwines.com.au ) at Matilda Bay's Garage brewery.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2011
Bottle 34,5 cl. Clear amber golden with an off-white head. A little caramel in the nose, slightly metallic too. Medium body, lightly sweet caramel, again a little metal or iron accents. I believe I can actually pick up a little red grapes, but it may be just because I know they are there. Discreet bitterness. 140211

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20662) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2011
Bottle at Mikkeller Bar. Clear orange coloured with a small white ehad. Fruity aroma of caramel, candies, hops and pine needles. Fruity flavour of hops, pine needles and grapes. Hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (30949) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2011
34.5 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small off white head. Aroma is roasted malty and light fruity. Sweet, fruity and light hoppy fruity. Mild citrusy and slight peachy. Fruity and slight bitter to citrusy finish.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jesperhammer (2865) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2011
14-FEB-2011, bottle @Mikkeller Bar. Clear amber, red’ish, fluffy low head. I was curious about this brew with shiraz... ...but nothing like a shiraz here. Only the faintest tartness. Almost watery pale ale like, and then the high carbonation with giant bubbles making it more like a pale ale with coca cola:-)

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theis (13373) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2011
Bottle at MikkellerBAR. Clear amber/brown - white head. Fruity. Nutty. Caramel. Sharpness. Peppery. Chocolate. Grapey notes. Grassy. Citrus. Orange. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29224) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2011
Bottled. An amber beer with notes caramel, malt, and some hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and some spicy hops, leading to a dry and bitter finish.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidm (1928) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JAN 22, 2011
Bottle 345ml. Great beer. Aromas of caramel, cola, grapes, nuts, and peach. Taste is sweet, with light bitterness, and good length. Palate is velvety, and medium bodied. Brown, with a head that doesn’t last.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2010
bottle from a mate. pours an amber colour with a decent white head. taste is floral with peach, apricot and citrus flavours. enjoyable, but not the best

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Davros (1920) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUL 1, 2010
Pours dark amber with a large quickly fading head. Nose shows lots of fruity hops: pineapple, mango and orange blossom are all noticeable. A fair bit of caramel, toasted and nutty malt shows as well. Flavours almost perfectly mirror the aroma - lots of light fruity hops with caramel, toasted and nutty malt following. Moderate carbonation suits the beer well.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bmeup (515) - Ormeau, AUSTRALIA - JUL 1, 2010
1st beer @ the warf in Darwin June 13th 2010. Unusual beer this one. Spicey & citrus hops & a bit sweet in the malt department. Suprise. Really good.


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