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RATINGS: 337   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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”double spiced ale brewed in the tradition of Swedish Glögg”


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RichieBoy (28) - Getzville, New York, USA - NOV 16, 2014
I was a little skeptical after their pumpking was so overpowering with spices but this one was just right. Nice spice aroma and taste, clear reddish color. Definitely a holiday favorite! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
legion242 (2250) - Richardson, Texas, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Interesting. Poured deep garnet with lacy head. Very "deep" in the mouth. Heavy tasting. Good but could not have more then one.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fraynoyes (5) - Astoria, USA - NOV 15, 2014 does not count
It’s no pumking! Smells good, but tastes too much like liquid potpourri. Alcohol is smooth, though. Would not recommend.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bricks (625) - Delaware, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Dark brown, nice head. Aroma is STRONG of spices and potpourri. Taste is OK, Palate.... not the greatest.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
TattooJack (132) - Illinois, USA - NOV 11, 2014
Poured from the bottle of a six pack to the pint glass. Pours a nice red-brown, the spices in this are over the top different. Southern Tier does the strong stuff well, and the specialty stuff too! On the first cold day this gets one very warm very fast, I almost wish there was some snow outside to go shovel, ALMOST!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beergeek23322 (2432) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - NOV 11, 2014
11/11/2014. Dark brown with a tan head. Seasonal spicy aromas. Sweet, spicy with a bit of hops at the end. Very nice for the holidays, but one is plenty.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rlpeeler (93) - Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Poured from a bottle it is a medium dark brown with small tan head. Taste and aroma is spice and fruit. Full bodied with malty base and hops in the background. Thick and stout enough that you probably don’t want more than a couple but a nice beer for a chilly evening.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
outlawskies (427) - - OCT 12, 2014
Nice Xmas well balanced. Julie gives it 3.3. B. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jeremytoni (3008) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - SEP 24, 2014
From a bottle poured a brown color with a small amount of head. Sweet spicy flavor with a lingering aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrjaxson (305) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Decades ago, a lovely friend in Batavia, IL, hosted a Christmas party at which she served glögg that had been simmering on the stove all day. It was wonderful and dangerous at the same time (and had an alcohol content a fair amount north of the 8% of 2XMAS). This brew compares nicely to her concoction--heavy on the spices and generally sweet and full bodied. Perhaps I should try simmering 2XMAS come December.


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