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Wailing Wench - Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

397 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 397
Reviews: 303
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 11.62%
Wants: 37
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HappyHourHero on 10-23-2003)
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EnJeiBee

Wisconsin

3.73/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - It poured with a transparent amber hue and a 1-finger off white head.

S - A nice sweet toffee malt bill lies underneath a slightly biting hop profile, but overall, the nose is quite muted.

T - The sweet toffee and caramel malt bill dominate the palate up front followed by a sharp bitterness reminiscent of citrus pith.

M - Medium bodied and slightly creamy on the palate

O - I think this is a great example of a balanced strong ale. It does a great job of taking the ABV up a notch and increasing the malt/hop profile to match. I don't think this one will knock anyone's socks off, but it will certainly be a contender for their "go-to big beer."

Serving type: bottle

01-30-2012 04:26:43 | More by EnJeiBee
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Wailing Wench from Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.
89 out of 100 based on 397 ratings.