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Saw Works Tupelo Honey Flying Hive Rye Ale
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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ever heard of the birds and the bees? When our Chef Brian (Tupelo Honey Café) collaborated with Saw Works’ master brewer, our own Tupelo Honey hand-crafted ale was birthed. Made with Riverbend Rye Malt from Asheville and real tupelo honey, this medium-bodied ale has a crisp, distinct flavor with a hint of honey complementing our dishes perfectly. Raise a glass to mountain creativity, baby.


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3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Malty_MacHops (640) - Eastanollee, Georgia, USA - OCT 16, 2013
Notes of spice and grain. Slightly hazy deep golden orange with a foamy white cap. Bitter with a sweet touch of honey. Medium bodied with a distinct finish.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2257) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAY 23, 2014
On tap at Tupelo Honey in Charlotte. Pours an amber color with white head. Spicy, biscuit, malty, caramel aromas. Spicy, bread, honey, caramel flavors. Pretty tasty.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5829) - Indiana, USA - MAR 10, 2014
Draft to taster at Tupelo Honey Cafe in Asheville. Looks good for the style; a transparent orange with foamy eggshell head. Smells of mild rye malt and honey with a touch of hops. Tastes like it smells with a solid mouthfeel. An easy drinker.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (13304) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Draft at Tupelo Honey Asheville. Clear amber color, thick cream colored head with good retention and solid lacing. Aroma of lightly spiced rye bread. Taste is bitter lager with light spice. Color change, TN (20).

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10065) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Tap at Tupelo Honey - Asheville. Pours clear burnt orange with a medium, fizzy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is spicy and earthy rye malt, earthy and herbal hops, honey, and light apple esters. Flavor is medium hops and bitterness, earthy and spicy rye malt, honey, light fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
nathan30533 (681) - Clifton, Ohio, USA - NOV 23, 2013
This ones ok. Not really anything that sticks out or spectaculars. Good golden poor and lite lacing.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chinchill (2128) - South Carolina, USA - OCT 22, 2013
On tap at Tupelo Honey Cafe (Greenville, SC). Medium body and carbonation. Good clarity Clear, spicy rye notes, especially in the spicy flavor. Good sweet-bitter balance, being mildly bitter. Near medium body with good, medium carbonation.


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