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RATINGS: 191   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
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6 Geese-A-Laying is the 6th beer in our "12 Days of Christmas" series and is a return to the more classic dark and toasty winter ale, following the appropriately blonde 5 Golden Rings. Brewed with cape gooseberries, this malty ale displays notes of plums, dark cherry and bright, citrus-like flavors from the namesake berries. Delicious right now, but suitable for aging up to 6 years, upon the release of 12 Drummers Drumming.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
williamstome (844) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Brown gold pour, no head. Aroma is toasty and tart, with notes of berries. Flavor is tart, nutty, toasty, with notes of whiskey, alcohol, and a very sweet finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dfonorow (1353) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Pour is amber brown with a medium tan head that fades quickly. Aroma and flavor of toffee, dark fruit, vanilla, bubble gum, cinnamon, and belgian yeast. Finish is hot, spicy, and dry.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
after4ever (6089) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUN 21, 2014
750, capped. Pours a cloudy dark amber with a loose off-white head. Big heavy malty dark brown sugar nose with sharp acidic berry notes...not such a good combination. Way too malty. Sticky thick mid palate with flabby carb. Heavy malt sugars with an imbalanced counterpoint of acidic bitter berry notes. A bit schizophrenic.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (3674) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Nice stuff. Pours cloudy orange with good head and lacing. Sweet finish with fruit from berries. Florals and some prominent booze. Light herbs. Tap at Scion bruery event.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Busick (368) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 18, 2014
What a great beer to have during the Christmas time! I loved the warm feeling as the beer went down smoothly....a real winter warmer! Now I want the first 5 beers in this series.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jjgmd (1375) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Father’s Day 14, with Zach, after the French World Cup win over Honduras, pours a dark mahogany brown with a java head. Nose is sweet, malty, with big toffee. Taste is very sweet, with a big caramel and toffee taste. Finishes on the same sweet tasting notes. Quaff Score 7 / 10

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zgaier (1332) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Pours a muddy amber brown with a tan head and spicy, fruity, toffee aroma. Taste is boozy, with toffee, spices, dark fruits, bread and carmael leading to a warming finish

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (1993) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Aroma: Berry, Vanilla, Cinnamon Appearance: Brownish Hue, Passes Mild Light, Thin White Head Ring, Mild Lacing Taste: Sweet Bread, Vanilla, Mild Cinnamon, Mild Plum Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet, Mildly Boozy

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Dark caramel brown pour with little head. Nose is dark fruits, plum, cinnamon, some Belgian esters. Flavor is a bit sweet, a lot of fruit, plums, dark cherries, bubble gum. Finish is a bit hot, fairly dry. Light carb.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
chucklemation (425) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Pours a brownish color with a white foam head. Has a pleasantly sweet fruit aroma. Flavor is a combination of tart fruit and sweet Belgian yeast. Very enjoyable and very strong.


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