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RATINGS: 248   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 273   ABV: 9.1%
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The south is famous for smoking everything. Why not beer? Sue is a big, rich, smoky malt bomb of a beer, with mellow smokiness coming from barley malts smoked with cherry wood, and assertive bitterness from Galena and Perle hops to cleanse the finish.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LilBeerDoctor (3453) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 22, 2013
On tap at Keg and Barrel. Pours black with a thick tan head. Aroma of smoke, smokey meats, roasted malt. Flavor is smoky and meaty up front, with some peat. Quite smoky and good too, with a strong malt backbone. 7/4/7/4/15 (3.7/5)


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewDad (4996) - Olympia, Washington, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Beer Bloggers Conference - San Diego - Dark brown in color. thin tan head. Super smoked aroma and flavor. This was a great smoked beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldMrCrow (1826) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 12, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 13, 2014 Bottle courtesy of prufrock. Finally, my Tennessee tick!!! Thank you! Dark pour, obviously, nice tan head. Lovely gently smoked aroma, with the smoke prominent but not at all excessive. Sweet flavors, extremely nice. Iím impressed.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Prufrockstar (957) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 12, 2014
Bottle, thanks to Suttree. Clear dark ruby brown with ring of khaki head. Aroma: spicy, chocolate, smoke and roast. Taste: lightly sweet up front, dry finish. Chocolate, roast/ash/smoked meat. Falls into that category of smoked beers I enjoy -- no bandaid whatsoever. Medium body, somewhat chalky texture. Overall: one of the better smoked beers Iíve had, and an awesome state tick.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
roxtersoxter (307) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 25, 2014
Pours very dark brown with large tan head out of bottle. Aroma of malt, spice, and some smoke. Very powerful smoke flavor followed by smooth maltiness. Great beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rxeight (1313) - Illinois, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Black pour. Itís a smoked but mixes nicely with some American stout/porter malts. Decently thick body. Probably the best smoked Iíve had.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Berard (306) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours black like motor oil with creme colored head that lingers. Sweet aroma over light carbonation. Nice stout. A bit sweet but tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmikolich (1446) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - JUL 14, 2014
yup, smoked meats just what was expected no amount of hops cuts through the smokiness. Not bad at all though good hearty beer, held up well for 9.1% 750mL

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (3558) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Tap at Yazoo bar in Nashville airport. Pours cola brown with creamy beige head. Aroma is chocolate and lightly roasted malts, light smoke, faint black cherries, fig, and faint vanilla. Flavor is roast malts, chocolate, faint ash, smoke, light earthy bitterness, and faint pork; smooth with a chocolate bitter finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (2144) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Draft at the Nashville Airport. Pours dark brown with a fizzy, bubbly tan head. Smells like smoke and ash, sweet hickory and roasted malt. Flavor is a nice smooth balance of sweet smoke and roasted malt, light chocolate, toast, and a hint of bitter coffee. Light body and low carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Clownoisseur (212) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - MAY 29, 2014
On tap at BNA. A flight delay put me in need of a beer and the Yazoo Brewing station was a glorious sight! The pour was a fairly dark brown, copper hues and a thin tan head. Minimal lacing. Aromas of bold smoke, almond, sweet malt and a nice bouquet of floral hops. Taste is smoked with a nice glaze of barley, light tobacco and wood. Nicely balanced and just the assertiveness I wanted. A nice and crisp bitter finish is rounded out by more smoked wood.


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