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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Ode To Mercy is an imperial brown ale combining the flavor and aroma of deep roasted malts, oak and coffee specially blended by Athens, GAʼs 1000 Faces Coffee, yielding a smooth, creamy finish. Bottles will be available by the end of the year.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2011

Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 2011, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.

Unclear medium to dark red - orange amber colour with a average to large, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, nutty. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration, malty, nutty notes, licorice hop notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110804]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30689) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2011
From cask. Pours dark brown with a fully gone head. Aroma is mild fruity and roasted malty. Sweet caramelish, light yeasty and light bitter hoppy too. Sweet, light fruity and caramelish flavoured. Bitter, sweet and caramelish finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20493) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 11, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. Clear orange coloured with no head. Fruity aroma of caramel and dried fruits. Fruity and light roasted flavour of caramel and dried fruits. Sweet finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20217) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 15, 2011
Cask@GBBF2011. Brown colour, small head. Aroma is fruits, caramel, toffee, mild earth and some wooden notes. Flavour is caramel malts, some alcohol, wood and mild vanilla and earthy notes.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16250) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 13, 2011
Draft @ Taco Mac Sandy Spring, GA. Pours a slightly hazy brownish amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel and weak hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter flavor with hints of grapefruit and caramel. Has a fruity malty hoppy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
madmitch76 (14304) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2011
4th August 2011
GBBF. Cask. Light haze on this amber beer. Reasonable white head. Light dry palate. A little raw tasting pale malt with a trace of toffee. Mild orange hop provides balance but I found this beer to be too dry overall.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dedollewaitor (13677) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 12, 2011
Cask @ GBBF, 2011. Pours dark brown with a small white head. Alcohol, fruit, caramel and oak. Smooth. Decent, but not very well composed.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Christian (11021) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2011
Amber with a small off-white head. Aroma of malt, caramel and fruit. Sweet fruity flavour with biscuit and toffee. Too sweet

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011

Name: Ode to Mercy
Date: September 15, 2010
Mode: Draft
Source: Taco Mac, The Fred
Appearance: clear brown with ruby highlights, frothy tan head, streaks of lace
Aroma: sweet chocolate aroma, nice nutty character
Flavor: rich chocolate flavor, nice touch of roasted coffee, sweet caramel enhances the chocolate
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
brokensail (10589) - Orange County, California, USA - MAY 31, 2011
A: The beer pours a rather dark brown color with a bit of brown to it and a khaki head. S: Starts off with an intense rubbing alcohol aroma and burnt rubber/tires. Some toasted malt and nuts along with a little bit of chocolate. The beer finishes off with more booze and some chile pepper. T: Toffee and cherry cough syrup with a definite chile pepper flavor. Slightly spicy, but it’s more of the fresh/green pepper flavor. Hints of dark chocolate and strong metallic and booze notes. M: Medium in body with a medium level of carbonation. O: Almost as bad as Invocation, but a different sort of bad.


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