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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Revolution Series #1: We are affectionately referring to the first beer in our Revolution series of modern, American craft beer, as our unusual little bird. It’s a little on the flighty side @ 6.5% ABV, and it’s a little on the wacky side because we’ll brew it with finely milled chestnuts (genus castanea …for you nut freaks), Willamette hops, and we’ll ferment it with a Bavarian Weissbier yeast strain. All of these nuances contribute to its ‘nutty’ personality. ABV- 6.5%, IBU’s- 25, OG – 14.5 Plato (UCBC Goblet)


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (36362) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2015

Bottle 500ml.

[ As Urban Chestnut Winged Nut ].
[ Trade by Beerhunter111 ]. ABV: 5.4%. Clear medium amber orange color with a small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, wheat, nutty, wet hay, moderate yeasty, earthy - chestnuts. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, caramel, earthy - chestnuts, wheat, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20141219]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cbfobes (2596) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - JAN 2, 2015
On tap at Urban Chestnut, pours a hazy amber red with an off white head and lacing in the glass, the aroma was of bread mixed together with some roast and banana, almost like banana bread in the oven, the flavor is sweet on the front end with quite a bit of caramel and malt with a finish of banana and yeast, dark though at the same time, meh.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32988) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 20, 2014
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and caramelish. Breadish and toasted malty. Dry and toasted malty finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
yngwie (14342) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle. A lightly hazy one, dark golden in color and with a small, off-white head. The aroma is quite grainy, with some caramel and a fruity touch. Something nutty too, in a dusty, cellary way. Medium body, nice carbonation. Beef stock, caramel, some raisins and cellar and a decent fruityness in the flavor, lasting for a good while. Not much bitterness going on. A weird one, but with some interesting notes. 141219

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rasmus40 (12214) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, wheaty, caramel, banana, yeasty and fruity. Flavor is quite sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. 191214

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (8407) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle 500ml @ fonefan
Pours clear deep golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, wheat, yeast, banana and caramel. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long yeasty, banana, wheat and caramel finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Idiosynkrasie (4240) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - DEC 11, 2014
500ml bottle. Minimally cloudy amber colour with average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, off-white head. Yeasty and hoppy aroma has a citrusy lime and lemon touch, nuttily background. Taste is moderately sweet malty, slightly nuttily and bready, cautious fruity hoppy overtones with a touch of orange and mandarine, some banana close to the finish; slightly dry and yeasty finish, moderately lively carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
olio (6685) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 14, 2014
50 cl bottle.
Pours clear copper color with a small head. The aroma is very odd; sour fruits, yeast and bread. Flavor is even worse, some rotten granola, hay and malts.
3414

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
lusikka (6603) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 14, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pours an amber copper colour with a small head. Aroma of toasted malts, bread, tart red berries and salt. Flavour of toasted malts, plastic, red berries, sourness, earth and grains. Strong yeastiness. Light bodied. Feels ruined. If there’s a possibility, I will re-rate this. What a shame.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (8653) - Hasborn, GERMANY - OCT 25, 2014
Leicht trübes orangegelbes Bier mit ordentlicher weißer Schaumkrone. Geruch hefig, fruchtig, bananig, leicht nussig, säuerlich. Geschmack nussig, hefig, bananig, Ester.


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