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RATINGS: 240   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Brewed with 2 varieties of hops and 3 types of malts. ABOUT THE BEER STYLE: Double Uncommon BREWED SINCE: 2013 ABV: 8.0% FERMENTATION: Lager yeast at ale temperature, two varieties of hops, three varieties of malts COLOR: Deep Gold EFFERVESCENCE: Light carbonation NOSE: Earthy, woody, slight mint aroma FLAVOR: Lightly toasted malts with woody and earthy hops, subtle but firm bitterness BITTERNESS: Low BODY: Low-medium SERVING TEMPERATURE: 40-45ºF GLASS: Nonic pint, mug AVAILABILITY: Spring-summer / 12oz (6pk and 24 bottle cases) / Draught CELLARING: 40-45ºF http://beerstreetjournal.com/new-southern-tier-2x-steam/


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Inbreak (2011) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - FEB 23, 2014
23.02.2014, 0,35l bottle @ home:
Nice creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly sweet, caramel malts, nuts, hay, almond cake, toffee, hints of chocolate. Taste is slightly dry, caramel malts, hay, almond cake, nuts, weeds, toffee. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice enough.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RoOMyhr (4) - Bergen, NORWAY - FEB 21, 2014 does not count
Golden color, small head. Low carb. Nose;caramel, fruit like apple and pear, wood. Taste; at first it feel like you’re having a cider until the oakwood kicks in. Decent bitterness well integrated. Abv feel high, would have guessed higher that 8, but its not unpleasant in any way. Unusual beer, but interesting.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8102) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2014
Tap at Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell, 17/02/14. Lightly hazed golden with a moderate off white cover. Nose is a lightly bittered fruit mish mash, bread dough, orange peel, caramel, ripe orchards. Taste comprises caramel malt, vanilla fudge, candied orange peel, soft bread dough. Medium bodied, soft carbonation. Ok easy drinker but falls way short on the flavour front for 8% ABV!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (10841) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2014
Bottle @ Bishops Arms Savoy, Malmö. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, pepper and moderate hoppy - grassy and fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 080214

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Palme (3284) - Bergen, NORWAY - FEB 12, 2014
On tap @ Schouskjelleren. As good as crystal clear in the glass this one with a deep golden color and a nice big really dense and creamy off-white head. The aroma has a nice sweet fruitiness with lots of caramel and wood juices. It’s above average on the carbonation and light oily in the mouth. Taste like an imperial pilsner. It definitely has some alcohol, but it’s in no way disturbing. Lots of more fruity flavors here. Old ripe bananas and apples. It’s quite malty and perhaps a bit sweet at times but it’s still quite drinkable for a beer of this caliber. Ends with traces of sweet biscuit and sweet malts. All in all not bad at all. 15.10.2013

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tectactoe (1658) - Michigan, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle: pours a shiny amber color with good clarity all around, slight copper tones here & there, capped with a weak, off-white, big-bubbled head. Aroma full of very faint floral perfume, sweet biscuit malts, mild cornbread, some steel-y grain notes, & perhaps a kiss of DMS in the back-end. Taste has more of that sweet, almost cornbread-like flavor, pale malt, toasted biscuits, a dash of honey that leads into a mildly bitter, finishing bite. Hops seem somewhat floral mid-palate but finish more earthy & spicy, similar to Saaz. Body is a little slick with a lightly wet finish... This was much better than expected, & drinkable for 8% ABV. Surprised by some of the harsh ratings... what did you expect from a "double" steam beer? I thought it was actually pretty tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (9429) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 6, 2014
draught@Erzbierschof - translucid and bright red-amber beer under a solid and long lasting creamy foam; light yeasty but mainly fruity and flowery (elderflowers) aroma; rounded palate, full-bodied and creamy/velvety mouthfeel; decently bitter but with a fair residual sweetness; light chewy aftertaste of red fruits and perfumed flowers - charming and dangerously drinkable

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
redtechnj (201) - Williamstown, New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2014
Appearance- Clear amber with a small white head. Long lasting with good lacing. Aroma- Sweet, hoppy, caramel, Slightly fruity, maybe a little honey Flavor- Honey, bready, bitter hops, a touch of citrus.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
arkurzynski (1497) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Deep amber oange pour with off-white head. Caramel and toasted malt sugars with light piney hops. Flavor is sweet caramel malt with a biscuity/toast finish. Light bitter finish. Lingering candied malt.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2603) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle. Pours golden amber with a small frothy white head. Aroma of light malts, toasted grains, bread and some caramel. Flavor was slightly sweet with caramel, fruit, bread, earth and grains.


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