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RATINGS: 251   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with 2 varieties of hops and 3 types of malts. ABOUT THE BEER STYLE: Double Uncommon BREWED SINCE: 2013 ABV: 8.0% FERMENTATION: Lager yeast at ale temperature, two varieties of hops, three varieties of malts COLOR: Deep Gold EFFERVESCENCE: Light carbonation NOSE: Earthy, woody, slight mint aroma FLAVOR: Lightly toasted malts with woody and earthy hops, subtle but firm bitterness BITTERNESS: Low BODY: Low-medium SERVING TEMPERATURE: 40-45F GLASS: Nonic pint, mug AVAILABILITY: Spring-summer / 12oz (6pk and 24 bottle cases) / Draught CELLARING: 40-45F http://beerstreetjournal.com/new-southern-tier-2x-steam/

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chickenflea (351) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - JUL 16, 2013
12oz bottle from ABC Liquor in Orlando. Poured a clear pale orange body with a two-finger off white head. Aroma of Nilla wafers, milk (yeah milk), and starfruit. Medium-light body body and slightly sticky texture. Medium carbonation. Flavor is light butterscotch and pink grapefruit muted by piney long hop finish. A refreshing brew, starting with interesting spicy quality anf finishing like an IPA. Nice brew. Creative.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JPDIPSO (6094) - Wauwatosa, USA - JAN 25, 2017
Clear orange/amber color. Light ecru head. Sweet floral aroma with a dry caramel and toasted floor malt quality. Quite sweet. Nougat, marzipan, and light alcohol. Nutty bitterness in the finish. A strong amber. 6/13

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
corby112 (2804) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 18, 2015
Pours a clear dark golden orange color with apricot edges and a one finger, frothy white head that slowly settles into a thick, lasting ring. Pretty good retention with streaks of soapy lacing left behind. Grassy, spicy and slightly herbal hop aroma with a sweet malt backbone and subtle booziness. Theres an odd caraway/sunflower seed presence as well but its complimented by the sweeter malt notes. Bready, biscuit-like presence along with toffee, caramel and biscuit. Theres a strange perfume, slightl adjunct like character that I cant really put my finger on but overall the aroma has a decent balance of earthy hops and sweet malt notes. On the lighter end of medium body with a bitter grassy hop presence up front thats countered by a very sweet malt backbone and an unpleasant metallic adjunct like character that lingers long into the finish. This sweet adjunct flavor was evident in the nose but is much stronger here and really hurts the flavor of the beer. Im not sure if its just in my head but there is a sweet corn or rice flavor that is really sweet, overtaking over the hops and interesting malt notes. Theres a touch of boozy heat in the finish but the high ABV is nicely masked. Not harsh per se but the hop flavors are muted and the off flavors make it tough to finish a small serving.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finn (7039) - Troms, NORWAY - NOV 4, 2015
Flaske 355ml spandert av Rune. Delt p Nerstranda 27 Okt 15. Mrk gyldenbrun. Veldig lavt skum. St fruktaroma. Myk munnflelse. Preg av barleywine. Litt mandler i smaken med en anelse sherry. Svakt syrlig avslutning. Blir vel st etter hvert.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rune (12071) - Troms, NORWAY - OCT 29, 2015
355ml bottle picked up at Vinmonopolet Vika in Oslo a few years ago. Pours a next to clear amber coloured body. Filmy layer, fragile lacing. Brittle caramel and herbal hops on the nose. Blended taste profile of grassy hops, dried fruit and brown malts. Warming finish with a malt-fruity touch. Fine bodied. Good drinking (shared with Finn, Troms 27.10.2015).

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
hophead1234 (46) - - JUN 9, 2015
Appearance- Clear amber with a small white head. Long lasting with good lacing. Aroma- Sweet, hoppy, caramel, Slightly fruity, maybe a little honey Flavor- Honey, bready, bitter hops, a touch of citrus.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jamaty (2098) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 4, 2015
Ambar, anaranjada. Bonito color. Apenas espuma, insignificante. Aroma a tierra. En boca bien de gas, con slida base malteada, y rica textura, que e principio tiene predominio lupulado, seco y amargo que prolonga el aroma y pronto evoluciona a un tono muy acaramelado, que perdura... y pide otro trago. Los lpulos acercan a IPAs americanas, pero es bastante ms malteada y menos lupulada. Est bastante rica la verdad

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
generallee08 (772) - New York, USA - APR 16, 2015
Presentation: It was poured from a brown 12 oz bottle into a tulip glass. Appearance: It has a light orange amber colored body with a light haze. The head is just off white in color and hangs on well. As I sip it makes lots of cool lacing on the glass. Smell: The aroma has a good bready base with a balanced orange citrusy hop presence. Taste / Palate: The flavor matches the aroma. It has a solid bready malt base with notes of orange marmalade and citrusy hop bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (9567) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 12, 2015
Pour on tap at All Pints North, clear orange-red pour with white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toffee, some earthy, yeasty notes into a bit of grass, some pine into a bit of orange. Taste was a mix of orange, grain, slight grapefruit, hints of caramel, toffee, lots of spice, hints of grass, finishing slightly bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackafholmes (1011) - - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle from hop hideout, sheffield. Clear amber ale, off white head. Aroma is pine resin, hops and hops and malts. Taste is rich woody bitterness. Slight carbonation with a rather thick body. Lovely ale.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Taboada (1149) - Compostela (Galiza), - OCT 18, 2014
330 mml bottle tasted on the 18/10/2014. Clear golden colour with a medium off-white head. Aroma of yeast, fruity and malt. The taste is moderate sweet with floral and caramel notes. Good aftertaste and medium body. Next one please!


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