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Old Sandy Claws Ale - Manhattan Beach Brewing Co.

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Old Sandy Claws Ale
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Reviews: 2
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.83
pDev: n/a
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Manhattan Beach Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  ABV ?

Availability: Winter

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Beer added by: charlzm on 03-03-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 2
Reviews by chadlebald:
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4.15/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Just finished having this at their Manhattan Beach location (not sure if the other locations have the same beers or not?).

The color was a nice shade of dark copper. Head retention was okay...not much lacing, but I think that may have been due to the glass.

Both the aroma and taste have Christmastime written all over them: nutmeg, cinnamon and more. I always look forward to Anchor's Xmas offering, and this beer reminded me of theirs.

If you like winter brews, I believe you'll like this one.

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3.5/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On draft at brewery, 01/07/08.

Excellent head retention (still some left after 30 minutes in a taster glass!). Medium orange/copper. Aroma of cinnamon and nutmeg. Christmasy. Tastes like apple cider with cinnamon stick. Lingering taste of apples. Did I get a light cider by mistake?

Not bad, just... well, not bad.

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Old Sandy Claws Ale from Manhattan Beach Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.