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Innis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood Finish - Innis & Gunn

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Innis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood FinishInnis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood Finish

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BA SCORE
86
very good

145 Ratings
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Ratings: 145
Reviews: 34
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 4
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Strong Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: biboergosum on 05-21-2013)
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-01-2014 01:41:02 | More by EmperorBevis
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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-27-2013 22:49:35 | More by GJ40
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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-17-2013 20:01:30 | More by NonicPanic
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

12-15-2013 18:32:59 | More by WMD-1002
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Florida

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-15-2013 17:31:55 | More by Moo5152
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Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

12-11-2013 20:59:55 | More by Molson2000
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Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

3.23/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Bottle: Poured a clear but dark amber color ale with a small foamy head with average retention and some lacing. Aroma of sweet malt notes with light woody notes. Taste is also quiet sweet which probably originated from the maple syrup. Body is light with medium carbonation. Too sweet for the style but nice used of cherry wood.

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2013 00:36:58 | More by Phyl21ca
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-07-2013 21:08:34 | More by ErinnA
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CurtisD

New Brunswick (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-05-2013 19:40:55 | More by CurtisD
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-04-2013 23:53:35 | More by iL0VEbeer
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joemcgrath27

Alberta (Canada)

3.79/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - hazy cedar red brown, one finger of tan had receded to a thin cover
S - definite woody and cherry aspects present, brown sugar and light grains
T - cherry flavour is there but maybe a little bit forced, woody and light earthy notes, some sugar and spice rounds it out with a hint of vanilla
M - relatively light, maybe a tad flat on carbonation, sticky sweet and coating through the finish
O - its a tasty brew with both the cherry and the wood making itself known, maybe a little too sweet for some but it suits me just fine

Serving type: bottle

12-03-2013 04:13:13 | More by joemcgrath27
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North Carolina

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Georgia

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Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +4.2%

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Florida

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

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Ontario (Canada)

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Fatehunter

Oregon

3.7/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a finger of foamy head on a clear amber colored body.
It has a rich aroma of maple syrup followed by wood, toffee, dry barley and candy corn.
The taste is a nice lemon bitter and maple syrup sweet mixture. It's fairly mellow (in a good way) for an aged beer with maple syrup added.
The texture has a stickiness to it with low to moderate carbonation.
Very enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

11-09-2013 04:07:51 | More by Fatehunter
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wordemupg

Alberta (Canada)

4.01/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

330ml bottle poured into tulip 7/11/13

A clear dark amber with a few slow bubbles feeding a short lived finger of foam that leaves no lace

S mild wood, lots of toffee, ju-jubes are strong, I don't think cherry wood would make this smell like cherries but I do get some cherry, some maple rounds things out

T tastes a little better with slightly more wood, maple and caramels are stronger, ju-jubes are toned down, just a hint of booze but its very well hidden

M lighter side of medium but the bubbles give it some life creaming it up a little, fruity finish

O one of the better Innis & Gunn beers I've had, the flavor was the best part for sure but not lacking anywhere

I could drink this one again no problem, not overly complex but has a nice mix of flavors and very easy to drink for 8.3%

Serving type: bottle

11-08-2013 04:23:28 | More by wordemupg
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Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -21.9%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

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Innis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood Finish from Innis & Gunn
86 out of 100 based on 145 ratings.