Sawdust City Ol’ Woody Alt
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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.29/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
robinvboyer (3260) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 23, 2012
Solid bready, biscuity malts, with some nice grassy hops. Great mouth feel, solid dry bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontbeertaster (2340) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2012
Tap, pours a clear black, smooth and crisp, a light body and a good flavour, a decent offering for the style

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AGAquino (662) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2012
Session Sunday at Bar Hop. $5 pints of select brews. Thist altbier by Sawdust City is balanced and flavourful, and sessionable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (15260) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 18, 2012
Draught at Barhop, Toronto
Amber color with creamy head. Vulgar aroma, some bread, caramel and light puke. Dry caramel flavor, with a dusty edge; ordinary bitterness. Not the right malt profile to be an Alt. Quite boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
JesseM (1151) - Margaritaville, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 7, 2012
On tap at Imbibe. Clearish brown, small tan head. Aroma is fairly simple, caramalt, hint of maple I guess, really unremarkable. Flavour is better, nice malt backbone, sweeter, mild dryness in finish, but for something called ’woody’ one might expect some more. Not bad but I wouldn’t go out of my way for this again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jimmay (807) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 27, 2012
Pours reddish brown in colour, thin tin head, lots if lace. Nice malt aroma and flavour.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (4478) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 13, 2012
Smells like malt, has a very typical altbier aftertaste with a lot of bitter barley. Really good lacing. Bitterness has good presence, a kind of grainy bitterness. Decent. On tap at WVRST.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pootzboy (1597) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 12, 2012
On tap @ Gig’s - taps a lightly hazed copper-orange with a puffy lasting off white cap. Moderate carbonation. Aroma is robust with Munich red malts - toasty and noble hopping, some light fruitiness. Medium bodied creamy mouth feel, smooth malt accented character. Flavor is fairly well balanced between toasty-bready malts and herbal woody hops - long dry bittersweet nutty malty finish with a hop bite. If I closed my eyes I’d think I was drinking a fresh Dusseldorf Alt. I enjoy this lagered amber ale and it is probably the best Albier we have had in this market since the Duckstein supply dried up.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AWS9 (504) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 12, 2012
On tap. Brown/copper pour with decent white head. Malt backing with hints of spice and caramel. Somewhat smoky? Pretty solid brew. And the award for driest beer review goes tooooo...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
herrbrown1974 (427) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 31, 2012
On tap. Brown amber pour. Bubbly tan head. Aroma is nutty, straw, toffee and slight citrus and soapy bitterness. Medium chalky mouthfeel. Bitter throughout, medium sour finish. I found this stuff a little rough around the edges.

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