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Brewed by Cervesera Alcoiana (Spigha)
Style: Brown Ale
Alcoy, Spain

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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cerveza de estilo Brown Ale elaborada según el método tradicional. La combinación de maltas y lúpulos de alta calidad le dan un color café intenso, con un sabor y un aroma equilibrados. De densa espuma y fina burbuja.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hoplover66 (8) - SPAIN - AUG 31, 2014 does not count
Buena apariencia, marrón oscuro, poca espuma. Aroma tostado y sabor a maltas tostadas, café, caramelo. Le falta algo de carbonatación para estar realmente equilibrada.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
VastActiv (2846) - Oulu, FINLAND - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle at One Pint Pub, Helsinki. Originally rated 29062012. Colour is copper with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Sweetness, fruits, chocolate and roasted malts.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
miquelcrush (1384) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUL 12, 2014
Bona cervesa, és bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, es bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
tandembrauer (115) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 5, 2014
Distinct aroma of dark berries, sherry. Copper color, unfiltered, little foam. A very nice brown ale with a strong touch of sherry (barrels). Bottle bought at Habemus Birra in Alicante/Spain.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
visionthing (2739) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 5, 2014
33cl bottle from Supermercados La Nucía. Pours clear mahogany with a tan head. Mild roasty aroma with notes of chocolate, hints of caramel, dark fruits and hops. Medium sweet with pleasant and balanced flavours and a mild bitterness. A bit watery and thin, but a nice one!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
minutemat (1653) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2014
330ml bottle from Kris Wines. Bit too lively this, filling the glass with foam almost immediately! But there is some delicious earthy maltiness to be found under the bubbles, with some additional leaves, fruit cake and a hint of toffee. Nice but could be better if the bubbles were toned down a bit.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cuso (4598) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle from my sister-in law, many thanks. Dark brown color with medium beige head. Roasted malt, fruit jam in aroma. Taste, roasted malt, milk coffee, caramel, some spices. Harsh bitterness in finish.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
txolo (154) - SPAIN - DEC 28, 2013
Dificil destacar con una brown ale en la escena artesanal ibérica y esta no es una excepción. Huele a pan y a tostado, es marrón oscura, con buena espuma, de sabor dulce y tostadito, tal vez la que menos destaca de Spigha

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8710) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
Bottle split with my grumpy and not so grumpy uncle at Pigs Ear - Cheers Ian ! 03/12/13. Hazed dark amber with a good sized beige covering. Nose is biscuit malt, toffee, light hop notes, dark fruit. Taste comprises dark fruits, tangy, earthy, biscuit crumble, toffee, fruit loaf, dark berry fruit. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, light bitter notes in a dry finish. Ok stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (15095) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2013
3rd December 2013
Pigs Ear. The Round Church, Hackney. Bottle share. Thanks Ian. Lightly hazy amber beer. Small off white head. Smooth and softish palate with light fine carbonation. Nice malt, little lactose and toffee. Good tangy dried fruits underneath. Sweet finish. Not bad at all.


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