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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.39/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A KK ale known originally as a proper Burton ale. For those of you hop heads out there, this on is for you!! Toasted malt and biscuits with a ton of dark cherries and plums. Endive and hay. Spicy, Orangina hops. Big, rich and thoroughly tannic with a penetrating middle palette hop bitterness that continues into the dry finish.

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2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nsanders (1112) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - APR 18, 2014
Tap at Ward 6. Medium orange with a medium khaki head. Molasses, vinous, vegetal hops and crackers. Moderately sweet with the vegetal bitter finish. Medium body with a soapy feel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (9567) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Pour on tap at the brewery, dark brownish red pour with white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toffee, hints of grass, orange peel, orange into a bit of fruity notes, hints of floral and herbal notes. Taste is a mix of herbal, grassy, earthy notes into a bit of grain, some caramel, toffee, touch of orange, grapefruit, finishing fairly bitter, slightly sweet. Like this one, pretty nice and very interesting.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Atom (2343) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 17, 2013
On tap at JD Hoyds pours a bright amber/orange with no head. Aroma of muted caramel malts. Taste of caramel malts, some fruit, and a bitter hop presence. Hops and malts just dont match up well here, theyre really fighting against each other/

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcnielsen (3399) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Sampled on tap at Pour Decisions. Pours a copper color with white head. Caramel, earthy, bitter, toast flavors. Alright.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
commonmac (1177) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 16, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 25, 2013 Tap at Happy Gnome. Not the best glass but scores high marks for appearance. Unfortunately downhill from there. Little bit of an ashen smell...maybe vegetal or hoppy. An underwhelming flavor heavy on sweet malt that falls flat at the end. Not enough hay. Another letdown from a below average brewery. I?d rather watch A Nightmare Before Christmas in 3D while being punched in the arm than drink this (Tim) Burton ale. (thats what we call a reach)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryanfolty (2521) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - OCT 5, 2013
On tap September 28, 2013 at ABR. Orangish brown pour with some head. Granted it was getting late in the event, but this didnt do much for me. With a name like this, the beer needs to be so good you would consider leaving your spouse for it.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Growler sampled at RBSG. From notes. loads of earthy and floral hops with a little breakfast biscuit. I like this quite a bit.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
camborne (656) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Nice malt and hop balance beer. Dark fruit adds another layer. On tap at MN State Fair.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12347) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 1, 2013
@RBSG-Minnigrowler-thanks Kristen-offwhite-hazy gold. A-caramel-med malt, herbal/orange. T-caramel-med malt, herbal/orange hops, some spice at the end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheHOFF43 (2049) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - AUG 21, 2013
Growler at RBSG. Pour is orange with white head, great looking beer. Lots of floral hops and biscuits on the nose and tongue.


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