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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.68/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A tribute to the history and stature of the famous Somerville landmark, Old Powderhouse Wheat Wine features a varietal of hard, red winter wheat that was grown at Four Star Farms in Northfield, MA and malted by Valley Malt in Hadley, MA. Praised by artisanal bakers, the flavors contributed by this hardy grain are earthy and complex helping to create a robust and powerful beer worthy of its name and the history to which it pays homage. For hops, only domestic varieties were used for Old Powderhouse, combining perfectly with the rich flavors in the wheat for a bright and wonderfully aromatic beer reminiscent of fresh, ripe fruit. On the dry side for a beer of its strength and style, Old Powderhouse is remarkably drinkable at 11% ABV with only subtle hints of alcohol coming through the fruity bouquet during the finish. In celebration of the change in season, of new growth, and of the land we call home, we are pleased to offer Old Powderhouse Wheat Wine for release throughout the state of Massachusetts this Spring."

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4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
drpimento (3462) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 14, 2017
Really good beer. Aroma is mainly yeast malt and bread dough. Flavor is similar to nose, with Demerara sugar and a good balance between Bitter, Sweet, and Carbonic tang. Excellent body very good drinking for its strength and likewise superb finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drago7 (245) - Warsaw, POLAND - MAR 7, 2017
Z: biszkopty S: delikatne. Słodkie lekko rozgrzewa. Dobre, ale jednowymiarowe, ale dobre.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
malrubius (2797) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - FEB 15, 2017
Bottle (Dated April 2016) from Table and Vine. Copper with lasting ring and lace. Aroma is a little glooey at first but settles into caramel and wheaty esters. Toasted caramel medium sweetness with light tang and mouthcoating grassy woody bitterness. Medium-full body soft mouthfeel. Takes a little sipping but settles in nicely . . . and it was gone before I could capture it. Shouldnt have split it with the wife.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (3038) - Warszawa, POLAND - FEB 14, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2017 Rami Rami is drinking an Old Powderhouse by Mystic at PowiśleBiszkopty miod jasne owoce mile cialo troche alko troche zywicy, bdb,

Ocena potraktowana skryptem do przeliczania ocen (uzgodnienie UT/RB).

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tomekboniek (679) - Warsaw, POLAND - FEB 13, 2017
Butelka. Brzoskiwnie, morele suszone, pol slodkie. Mocno pijalny, alk. fajnie schowane. przypomina bomby i granaty.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jandorris (609) - Warsaw, POLAND - FEB 13, 2017
W zapchu słodko karmelowo, pszenicznie, miodowo. Smak pełny, piwo dosyć gęste, słodkie karmelowe.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Habanero (4521) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK, DENMARK - JAN 16, 2017
Bottled. Pours hazy deep golden with a small off-white head. Aroma of toasted caramel, ripe fruit, wood and spicy notes. Sweet flavor that ends up being more dry with a little bitterness. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A nice Barley. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
brnandersen (3770) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2017
Sample from 375 ml bottle. Slightly hazy, amber golden colour with a thin, white head. Sweet aroma with ripe fruits, caramel malts. Taste is sweet. Full body. Finishes dry and fruity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (36498) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2017
Fbottled. A hazy amber beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of straw, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and alcohol, leading to a dry alcoholic finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (13725) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2017
37,5 cl. bottle. Hazy amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, caramel, spice, fruit,msweetness, vanilla and oak.


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