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St. Austell Bad Habit

St. Austell Bad Habit
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Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Barley Wine
St. Austell, England
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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 3.58/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Cask, Special; Also available bottle conditioned
Bad Habit is an Abbey style Triple (8.5%). Inspired by the classic Belgian Triple epitomised by the brothers at Abdij der Trappisten van Westmalle near Antwerp, it is paler and stronger than a dubbel. Brewed with Pilsner malt, malted wheat, malted oats and light sugar, it is hopped with US Citra and Slovenian Dana, and spiced with coriander, dried orange peel and Grains of Paradise. Like Cardinal Syn it has been matured for three months and bottled by hand. The beer pours burnished gold, with a complex and enticing aroma of Easter spices and bitter orange marmalade and a dry finish. The beer should be enjoyed in moderation served elegantly in a chalice or large wine glass, and would make the perfect accompaniment to a creamy, mature soft cheese.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aniela (2304) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 15, 2013
Cask at Charlies Bar, Copenhagen december 2012. Clear golden beer witjh asmall offwhite head. Hoppy, fruity, sourish and fresh aroma. Hoppy, grapefruit and citrus flavour. A nice refreshing beer :-)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tampierre (734) - Pilsen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 7, 2013
Nov12 ; St Austell brewery celtic beer festival ; Golden color with nice head ; Fruity,alcohol and barley aroma ; Sweeter taste with nice bitter finish ; Very nice barley wine.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29018) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 9, 2013
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. A hazy amber beer with a white head. The aroma has notes of yeast, fruits, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of yeast, fruits, and malt, leading to a dry yeasty finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10044) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - DEC 21, 2012
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. Golden beer with an ok white head. Fruity aroma, grapes, pineapples, pears, biscuits, hay, alcohol, banana and wheat notes, hoppy floral with some caramel. Malty flavor, esters, some alcohol, grapes, banana, floral, spices, hay, some lime. Hop finish with biscuits and alcohol.


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